Rhodes Diagoras International Airport Guide (RHO)

Airport info
Code: RHO
Address:
85106 Paradisi , Rhodes, Greece
Location:

Rhodes Diagoras International Airport is located near the north coast of Rhodes, about 16km (10 miles) to the southwest of Rhodes city, near the town of Paradisi.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +30
Telephone:
2241 088 700.
Timezone: GMT ++02:00

Rhodes Diagoras International Airport is the main airport for the Greek island of Rhodes, and is one of Greece’s busiest. Our Rhodes Diagoras International Airport guide includes information on local accommodation, transport options and airport facilities.

Information

The airport information desk is located centrally in the terminal building. Tourist information is available in Arrivals.

Email address: 
ypa@hcaa.gr
Website
www.hcaa.gr
Driving directions

Driving between Rhodes Diagoras International Airport and the city of Rhodes is straightforward. Just take the main road along the northwest coast and follow the signs either for the airport or the city, depending on your destination.

Public Transport

Public transport road

Bus: The bus stop at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport is situated 300m (984ft) from the terminal building. KTEL buses (tel: 22410 26300) connect to Rhodes city (journey time: 30 minutes; fare €2) as well as several other destinations in the area. Departures to Rhodes are every half hour, but are less frequent at the weekend. Olympic Air buses run between the airport and the city in correspondence with the airline's arriving and departing flights.

Taxi: Taxis can be hailed from the taxi rank in front of the terminal. A fare to Rhodes city is around €16 to €20; and the journey time is about 25 minutes, depending on traffic.

Terminal facilities

Money

ATMs, a bank and a bureau de change are available at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport.

Communication

Public telephones are located within the terminal building.

Food

There is a bar, café and restaurant at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport.

Shopping

In addition to the duty-free shop – which sells perfumes, tobacco, food and drink items, among other products – there is a kiosk selling newspapers, magazines and refreshments.

Luggage

Luggage lockers are available within the terminal.

Other

Staff at the on-site medical centre (tel: 22410 88766) are on hand to deal with medical emergencies.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

There are no conference or business facilities at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport. It is worth enquiring at the information desk if you need to print, fax or copy something. Numerous hotels around the island house meeting and event rooms.

Disabled facilities

Facilities for disabled travellers are basic. There are toilets for wheelchair users. Passengers needing assistance should contact their airline before travel.

Car parking

Situated opposite the terminal building, the airport's car park offers both long- and short-term parking.

Car rental

Car hire companies currently operating at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport include: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Holiday Auto, National and Sixt.

Hotels

There are no on-site hotels at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport, but a number of hotels are located in nearby Kremasti. Rhodes city has a greater selection of accommodation options, some of which offer airport transportation. Our Rhodes Diagoras International Airport guide includes the following hotels:


Esmeralda Hotel

2241 094 469.

The family-run Esmeralda Hotel, in the village of Kremasti near Rhodes Diagoras International Airport, houses studios and apartments, a swimming pool and a restaurant. Wi-Fi internet access is available for guests.

30 Eleftherias Avenue, Kremasti 85104, Rhodes, Greece

Vallian Village

2241 081 127.

Located close to the airport, Vallian Village offers 58 rooms and is set in landscaped gardens with an outdoor pool. Among other facilities, the hotel features a restaurant, on-site parking and internet access.

Paradisi 85106, Rhodes, Greece
Edited by Gavin Haines
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