Is there a ferry from Kos to Symi?

The Kos Symi ferry route connects Dodecanese Islands with Dodecanese Islands and is currently operated by 2 ferry companies.

How long is a sail from Rhodes to Symi?

approximately 1-1.5 hours
The ferry ride from Rhodes to Symi takes approximately 1-1.5 hours depending on the ferry company and the vessel.

How do you get to Symi?

Symi can only be reached by boat or ferry. It is easy to take a day trip to Symi from Rhodes Town. There are two ferry departure points on Rhodes. Head to Kolonna port if you are taking the high-speed catamarans Dodekanisos Pride and Dodekanisos Express.

Where is the island of Symi?

Geographically, Symi is part of the Dodecanese island chain, located about 41 kilometres (25 miles) north-northwest of Rhodes (and 425 km (264 mi) from Piraeus, the port of Athens), with 58.1 square kilometres (22.4 sq mi) of mountainous terrain.

Are there beaches on Symi?

The beaches on Symi are mostly small pebbly enclaves, each with their own beauty and charm. As with many of the Greek islands, you won’t find long sandy beaches. However, the clear water of the Aegean Sea more than makes up for that!

How do you pronounce Symi?

  1. Phonetic spelling of SYMI. s-EEM-ee.
  2. Meanings for SYMI.
  3. Examples of in a sentence. Why getting to Symi is an Odyssey: Jon Ryan’s photo diary.

Which is better Rhodes or Kos?

There are some differences to remember. Rhodes is probably a touch more energetic than Kos. Kos, on the other hand, tends to be better for honeymooners after chicer hotels surrounded by nature. We’d also say that the better beaches fringe Kos, while Rhodes comes up trumps on the history and culture front.

Can you get a boat from Rhodes to Kos?

There are over 15 weekly ferry crossings from Rhodes to Kos. The earliest ferry usually departs at 08:30 and arrives in Kos around 11:00. The last scheduled trip is at 18:30, reaching the port at 22:00.

Can you get a boat from Kos to Turkey?

The Kos Bodrum ferry route connects Dodecanese Islands with Turkey and is currently operated by 3 ferry companies. Sky Marine operate their crossing up to 7 times per week, Bodrum Express 3 times per day & the Dentur Avrasya service is available up to 7 times per week.