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There are 10 ways to get from Bari to Samos by plane, car ferry, ferry, train or bus

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Fly Bari to Samos

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Samos (SMI)

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Train to Brindisi, fly to Samos

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Samos (SMI)

Car ferry to Tirana, fly to Samos

  1. Take the car ferry from Bari to Durrës
  2. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Samos (SMI)

Fly Bari to Santorini, car ferry, ferry

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Santorini (JTR)
  2. Take the car ferry from Santorini to Mykonos
  3. Take the ferry from Mykonos to Vathy Samou

Fly Bari to Kos, ferry

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Kos (KGS)
  2. Take the ferry from Mastichárion to Leros
  3. Take the ferry from Leros to Pythagóreio

Car ferry, bus, ferry via Athens

  1. Take the car ferry from Bari to Patras
  2. Take the bus from Patras to Athens
  3. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Samou

Car ferry, bus, ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Bari to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the bus from Igoumenitsa to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Vathy Samou

Bus, train, ferry

  1. Take the Bus from Bari to Kičevo
  2. Take the train from Kichevo to Skopje
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Vathy Samou

Ferry, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Bari to Durrës
  2. Take the bus from Durrës to Athens
  3. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Samou

Bus, ferry

  1. Take the Bus from Bari to Struga
  2. Take the bus from Struga to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kusadası
  4. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

Bari (BRI) to Samos (SMI) flights

The flight time between Bari (BRI) and Samos (SMI) is around 7h 8m and covers a distance of around 952 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 26m. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 10m. Services are operated by Volotea, Olympic Air, Air Dolomiti and others. Typically 13 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
3h 42m
Layover time:
3h 26m
Total time:
7h 8m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
4h 10m
Flight distance:
952 km
Flights per week:
13
Cheapest price:
€25
Carbon emissions:
192 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:25
Last flight departs at:
11:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bari (BRI) to Samos (SMI) flight schedules

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International entry into Greece from Italy

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Conditions of entry into Greece from Italy

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
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  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
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Rules to follow in Greece

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Greece from Italy.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Samos is 0210 521 2054.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Samos is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Samos is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from Greece.

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Last updated: 8 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bari to Samos is to train and fly which costs €30 - €190 and takes 13h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Bari to Samos is to fly which costs €110 - €190 and takes 7h 51m.

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The distance between Bari and Samos is 944 km.

The best way to get from Bari to Samos without a car is to car ferry and bus and ferry via Athens which takes 30h 52m and costs €140 - €380.

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It takes approximately 7h 51m to get from Bari to Samos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bari Airport to Samos Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 10m and has one stopover.

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Samos is 1h ahead of Bari. It is currently 10:06 PM in Bari and 11:06 PM in Samos.

Air Dolomiti, Condor Flugdienst, Aegean Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Bari Airport to Samos Airport.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Samos. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Bari to Bari Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs €5.

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Map of how to get from Bari to Samos.
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  • Distance: 944.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 51m

What companies run services between Bari, Italy and Samos, Greece?

Volotea, Olympic Air and four other airlines fly from Bari to Samos twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Bari to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Bari to Samos via Santorini, Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Flights from Bari to Samos via Kefallinia, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Bari to Samos via Milan Bergamo, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€25 - €150
Flights from Bari to Samos via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€90 - €310
Flights from Bari to Samos via Milan Malpensa, Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Flights from Bari to Samos via Bologna, Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€95 - €320
Flights from Tirana to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Flights from Tirana to Samos via Sabiha Gokcen, Athens
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €330
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Milan Malpensa, Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Venice, Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Milan Bergamo, Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€27 - €160
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Milan Bergamo, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€27 - €160
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Bari to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Bari to Samos via Santorini, Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Flights from Bari to Samos via Kefallinia, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Bari to Samos via Milan Bergamo, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€25 - €150
Flights from Tirana to Samos via Sabiha Gokcen, Athens
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €330
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Milan Bergamo, Athens
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€27 - €160
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Milan Bergamo, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€27 - €160
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bari to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€8 - €220
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Rome, Venice
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Flights from Bari to Kos
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€30 - €150
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Bari to Samos via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bari to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€24 - €160
Flights from Bari to Kos
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€19 - €250
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Rhodes, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €140
Flights from Brindisi to Samos via Venice, Athens
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €16
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €12
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Email
mztransportad@mztransportad.com.mk
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Kichevo to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €23
Website
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Train from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €50
Website
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Bus operators
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Thesprotias
Phone
2665 0 22309
Email
info@ktel-thesprotias.gr
Website
ktel-thesprotias.gr
Bus from Igoumenitsa to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
KTEL Thesprotias
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus from Bari to Kičevo
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€17 - €27
Schedules at
durmotours.eu
Bus from Bari to Struga
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €23
Schedules at
durmotours.eu
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 42 239 203 / +355 69 400 4075
Email
albtrans06@yahoo.com
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Durrës to Athens
Ave. Duration
12h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€32
Website
Albtrans sh.p.k
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kusadası
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
MetroTurizm
Ferry operators
Ventouris Ferries
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Durrës
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Adria Ferries
Deck
€60 - €70
Car
€95 - €105
Inside cabin 2 beds
€90 - €100
Inner cabin 2 beds
€95 - €110
Outside cabin 2 beds
€114
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Santorini to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
€55 - €80
Deck Fare Economy
€40 - €60
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€80 - €120
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Mykonos to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €95
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€52 - €56
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€60 - €80
Economy
€30 - €45
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€55 - €70
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€75 - €95
Ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €120
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€60 - €65
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€75 - €90
Economy
€45 - €60
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€70 - €85
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€90 - €120
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €130
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€65 - €70
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€80 - €100
Economy
€50 - €70
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€80 - €100
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€100 - €130
Anna Express
Phone
+30 22470 41100
Email
ABPSINGLEMEMBER@GMAIL.COM
Website
annaexpress.gr
Ferry from Mastichárion to Leros
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Anna Express
Ferry from Leros to Pythagóreio
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Anna Express
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Bari to Patras
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €230
Website
Superfast ferries
Deck
€81 - €82
Aircraft-type seats
€91 - €92
2 bed inside cabin
€228 - €229
3 bed outside cabin
€190 - €230
Car ferry from Bari to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €220
Website
Superfast ferries
Deck
€80
Aircraft-type seats
€88
2 bed inside cabin
€213
3 bed outside cabin
€170 - €210
Barel Travel
Website
bareltravel.com
Ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€0 - €25
Schedules at
bareltravel.com
Adult
€25
Child
€13
Infant
€0
Meander Travel
Website
meandertravel.com
Ferry from Kusadasis to Vathy, Samos
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €35
Schedules at
meandertravel.com

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