Rhodes Diagoras International Airport Guide (RHO)
Code: RHONo. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +30Timezone: GMT ++02:00
85106 Paradisi , Rhodes, Greece
Rhodes Diagoras International Airport is located near the north coast of Rhodes, about 12km (7.5 miles) to the southwest of Rhodes city, near the town of Paradisi.
2241 088 700.
Rhodes Diagoras International Airport, one of the top three busiest airports in Greece, is the only public airport on the Greek island of Rhodes. Our Rhodes Diagoras International Airport guide includes information on local accommodation, transport options and airport facilities.
The airport information desk is located centrally in the terminal building. Tourist information is available in Arrivals.
Driving between Rhodes Diagoras International Airport and the city of Rhodes is straightforward. Just take the main road (Lalisou later becoming Dimosia Rodou) along the northwest coast and follow the signs either for the airport or the city, depending on your destination.
Bus: The bus stop at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport is situated 300m (984ft) from the terminal building. Local buses (tel: 22410 26300) connect to Rhodes city (journey time: 30 minutes; fare from €2) as well as several other destinations in the area. Departures to Rhodes are every half hour, but are less frequent at the weekend.
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.
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.
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.
Situated opposite the terminal building, the airport's car park (tel: 22410 82323) offers both long- and short-term parking.
Car hire companies currently operating at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport include: Avis, Budget, Hertz, Holiday Auto, National and Sixt.
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: