Book flights from Kos (KGS) to Barcelona (BCN)
Flying from Kos
Flights from Kos with airberlin run through the island's only airport, connecting the island to Germany. Other airlines connect passengers to Greece's mainland and the rest of Europe. The airport is located 26 kilometers south-west of the city of Kos and is near to the villages of Antimachia, Panagia, and Christos.
Kos Island International Airport (KGS) Information
The airport has seen rapid growth since the 1963 opening and is responsible for recent island growth. KGS underwent its most recent renovation in 1997 and by 2010 was serving up to 1.6 million travelers annually. Surges in tourism during the summer months turn KGS into the sixth busiest airport in all of Greece, a major feat for such a small island. The airport offers a total of five bars, restaurants, and cafes.
Getting to the Airport in Kos
You can get a bus to Kos Island International Airport from the principal city of Kos, which takes around 40 minutes. If you are in a hurry, a taxi to Kos Island International Airport should not be hard to find.
Arriving in Barcelona
Charmingly eccentric and undeniably hip, Barcelona and its people defy convention. While its pleasant location along the temperate Costa Brava has inevitably drawn a great many international flights to Barcelona brimming with holiday visitors, Barcelona stubbornly retains its distinctive and intoxicating local flavor.
First Time in Barcelona
There is almost too much to do in Barcelona – it can be overwhelming. Tour the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona) for a look into some evocative Spanish art, or take a day and relax on Barceloneta Beach.
Food lovers will find local fusion cuisine in Eixample as well as the Barri Gòtic. Families should purchase tickets to Barcelona’s Parc d’Atraccions del Tibidabo, a funicular-accessible amusement park at the summit of the city’s mountain overlook.
Making the Most of Your Barcelona Holiday
The region’s year-round mild climate means any time is a good time to travel to Barcelona, though beach-loungers may prefer the warmer summer months. To save money, travelers can easily find cheap hotels in Barcelona’s Barri Gòtic, if they don’t mind the exuberance of evening revelers. Be sure to book your tickets as far in advance as possible to ensure the best flight deals to Barcelona. Avoid airport queues with the convenient Web Check-In service.