Directions from Athens to Sami

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 11 min

  1. ATH - EFL

$110 - $305

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  7 h 41 min

$27 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  5 h 30 min

$30 - $45

Bus, bus and ferry  •  6 h 9 min

$36 - $42

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  6 h 58 min

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 51 min

$54 - $79

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Sami, Greece?

Olympic Air and Sky Express fly from Athens to Sami twice daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kiáto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
2671022281
Email
transportation@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Athens to Sami
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Pátra to Sami
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Kiáto to Patras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Phone
26410-54444
Website
ktelaitol.gr
Bus from Athens to Astakós
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ktelaitol.gr
Ferry operators
Ionion P. Lines
Phone
+30 26740-22111
Email
ionionplines@gmail.com
Website
ionionpelagos.com
Car ferry from Astakós to Sami
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ionionpelagos.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Sami is 270 km.

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Sami is to bus and car ferry which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 7 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Athens to Sami is to fly which takes 3 h 11 min and costs 90€ - 270€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Sami. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Athens to Sami, including transfers.