# How far is Athens from Kos?

The distance between Kos (Kos International Airport) and Athens (Athens International Airport) is 190 miles / 306 kilometers / 165 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kos (KGS) to Athens (ATH) is 440 miles / 708 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 17 hours 30 minutes.

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## Distance from Kos to Athens

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kos to Athens. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 190.313 miles
• 306.279 kilometers
• 165.377 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 190.004 miles
• 305.782 kilometers
• 165.109 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Kos to Athens?

The estimated flight time from Kos International Airport to Athens International Airport is 51 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Kos and Athens?

There is no time difference between Kos and Athens.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kos International Airport (KGS) and Athens International Airport (ATH)

On average, flying from Kos to Athens generates about 53 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 53 kilograms equals 117 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kos to Athens

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kos International Airport (KGS) and Athens International Airport (ATH).

## Airport information

Origin Kos International Airport
City: Kos
Country: Greece
IATA Code: KGS
ICAO Code: LGKO
Coordinates: 36°47′35″N, 27°5′30″E
Destination Athens International Airport
City: Athens
Country: Greece
IATA Code: ATH
ICAO Code: LGAV
Coordinates: 37°56′11″N, 23°56′40″E