Rhodes Airport is also called Diagoras Maritsa. It is Greece's third biggest passenger airport. The airport is situated near the town of Paradisi, 15 kilometers south west of Rhodes-city. It is an important airport for the island's tourists and for domestic flights to Athens, Mykanos or Thessaloniki for instance.
IATA airport code: RHO
ICAO airport code: LGRP
There is no train connection.
Car and bus
The airport is located at about 15 kilometers of Rhodes-City center, near the town of Paradisi. It lies on the dual carriageway along the coast and around the whole island. Diagoras is clearly indicated on the road signs.
The busses for Rhodes-City and other locations on the island depart at 300 meters from the terminal. Olympic Airways have their own busses, which depart according to the arrivals of their flights. A one way trip to Rhodes-City costs about EUR 2.00 and takes about 40 minutes.
Car rental Rhodes Airport
There are several car rental agencies at Diagoras: Avis, Budget, Drive, Europcar, Hertz, Holiday Auto, Sixt and National-Alamo. You can also book a rental car in advance at EasyTerra, this website compares multiple car rental agencies and their rates simultaneously.
Taxicabs are available in front of the arrival hall. A trip to Rhodes-City costs about EUR 14.00 and takes about 20 minutes.
Parking at the airport
Parking spaces are located opposite the terminal. There are short term and long term parking facilities.
There is no hotel at the airport. The Doreta Beach Resort (tel. +30(0)2 224 108 254 405) and the Esmeralda Hotel (tel. +30(0)2 241 094 447) are situated near the airport. For more hotels and on line reservations please go to Booking.com. This website offers a wide range of hotels at competitive (internet) rates.
Shopping and dining
There are a few shops, restaurants and (snack) bars.
There is a baggage depot where you can leave your baggage.
There is an information desk at the terminal where you can get information about the airport and timetables (tel. +30(0)22 410 83200).
There are no business facilities. The information center can assist you with faxing or printing (tel. +30(0)22 410 83200).
Access for disabled people
The airport has toilets for people with reduced mobility.
The airport has banking and mail facilities and there is a First Aid station (tel. +30(0)2 241 088 766).