Rhodes Airport – Diagoras Airport
Transfers to Rhodes Airport – Transfers Rhodes Airport – Taxi to Airport
The Airport of Rhodes is located just north of the village Paradisi – on the West coast of the island. Only 15 km (10 miles) from the city of Rhodes. The driving time is about 20-25 minutes. This airport is also known as Diagoras Airport. Facilities at the airport include ATMs and money exchange, shops, cafes, and food/snack stores.
There are no conference or business facilities at Rhodes Diagoras International Airport. Facilities for disabled travelers are basic.
It first started to operate on 28th June 1977 and replaced the outdated airport. The old one was located a couple of kilometers towards the eastern side, in the area of Maritsa. Moreover, today this area is used by the military. The aircraft parking floor covers a total area of 110.600 square meters with a capacity of 1700 passengers.
In December 2015 the privatization of Rhodes International Airport was finalized. An agreement was signed between the Fraport AG/Copelouzos Group joint venture and the state privatization fund. According to the agreement, the joint venture will operate the 14 airports (including Rhodes International Airport) for 40 years as of autumn 2016.
Rhodes airport is open all days and all hours of the year. In conclusion, it is a small and very busy airport, especially during the summer season.
We suggest pre-booking your transfers before your arrival to avoid long lines.