RHODES & GENERAL INFO

The island of Rhodes

The island of Rhodes (Rodos in Greek), one of the most popular destinations in Greece, is situated in the southeast of the Aegean Sea. It is the largest island in the Dodecanese Complex and the fourth biggest in Greece. It has a long & multi-cultural history, a rich natural environment, beautiful beaches and modern tourist facilities.

More info about Rhodes can be found at the following links:
www.rodosisland.gr
www.rhodes.gr
www.rhodes-airport.org

General Info

Rhodes is only a 40min flight from Athens International Airport. Rhodes International Airport, “Diagoras”, is located, 15 km away (20min by taxi from the town center and the convention center. Public transportation is very well organized with frequent bus service. There are regular international flights as well as charter flights from most major cities worldwide.

Rhodes in June is very pleasant and warm. The average daily temperature is 30°C. June enjoys an average of 11 hours of sunshine per day. Airlines that fly to Rhodes International Airport (RHO): www.rhodes-airport.org/airlines/

How to reach Conference Hotel (Rodos Palace Hotel)

From Diagoras Rodos International Airport
Travel Time 10-15 minutes
Distance from Hotel 12km
Distance from Rhodes Town 16Km

Air Connections

"Diagoras" International Airport is located at Kremasti, 15 km South West of the town of Rhodes. There are regular international charter flights to and from most European cities, mainly during the summer, as well as a large number of charter flights to and from the rest of the world.

Transportations from the Airport to Hotel

Car Rentals
Taxis
Regular public bus service

From Commercial Port/Mandraki Harbour/New Marina

Travel Time 5 minutes
Distance from Hotel 4km
Distance from Rhodes Town In Rhodes City

The Commercial Port and Mandraki Harbour are located in the City of Rhodes.

Sea Connections

There are daily sailings from Piraeus all year round, more frequent in the summer months. The commercial harbor is situated in the city. All international and domestic ferries and cruise liners dock here. There are regular ferry lines connecting Rhodes to Athens (Piraeus), Thessaloniki, Heraklion, Cyprus and Turkey. Rhodes is also connected with all neighboring islands through extensive boat and hydrofoil services. Most of them dock at the commercial port and some at the Mandraki harbor.

Transportations from the Commercial Port and Mandraki Harbour to the Hotel

Taxis
CarRentals
Regular public bus service

Private Transfer Arrangement

Private Transfer Hotel - Airport (with taxi)
rate is per way/taxi for up to 4 persons €30,00

Private Transfer Airport - Hotel (with taxi)
rate is per way/taxi for up to 4 persons €30,00

Private Transfer Hotel - Airport (with mini van)
rate is per way for up to 6 personswith private mini van €60,00

Private Transfer Airport - Hotel (with mini van)
rate is per way for up to 6 persons with private mini van €60,00

Limo Service charge per hour €50,00

Visa Regulations

You will need valid, up-to-date passport and a Schengen visa, depending on your nationality. Regarding Schengen visa requirements, please visit the website of the Hellenic Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the following linklin order to find out whether you need a Schengen visa to visit Greece.