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There are 9 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Samos by plane, ferry, train or bus

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Fly Dusseldorf to Samos

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Samos (SMI)

Fly Dusseldorf to Izmir, ferry

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Izmir (ADB)
  2. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Izmir, ferry

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Izmir (ADB)
  3. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

Fly Dusseldorf to Bodrum, bus, ferry

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Bodrum (BJV)
  2. Take the bus from Milas to Soke
  3. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

Train, bus, ferry

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Vathy Samou

Train, bus, ferry via Budapest

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Vathy Samou

Bus, ferry via Istanbul

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Tetovo
  2. Take the bus from Tetovo to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kusadası
  4. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

Bus, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Dusseldorf Central Bus Station to Sofia Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kavala
  3. Take the ferry from Kavala to Vathy Samou

Train, Bus, ferry via Kavála

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Drama
  3. Take the ferry from Kavala to Vathy Samou

Düsseldorf to Samos by bus, walk and ferry

The journey time between Düsseldorf and Samos is around 2 days 18h and covers a distance of around 2973 km. This includes an average layover time of around 16h 30m. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 18h. Operated by Union Ivkoni, Georg, Kaleia and others, the Düsseldorf to Samos service departs from Dusseldorf Central Bus Station and arrives in Vathy Samou. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2 days 2h
Layover time:
16h 30m
Total time:
2 days 18h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2 days 18h
Journey distance:
2973 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
317 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:15
Last service departs at:
16:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Düsseldorf to Samos bus, walk and ferry schedules

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The most affordable way to get from Düsseldorf to Samos is to bus and ferry via Istanbul, which costs €120 - €200 and takes 2 days 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Samos is to fly which costs €100 - €330 and takes 6h 48m.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Samos is 2179 km.

The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Samos without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 44h 30m and costs €130 - €360.

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It takes approximately 6h 48m to get from Düsseldorf to Samos, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Samos Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Samos is 1h ahead of Düsseldorf. It is currently 7:42 PM in Düsseldorf and 8:42 PM in Samos.

Eurowings, Condor Flugdienst, Lufthansa and Airbus France offer flights from Dusseldorf 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 Düsseldorf to Dusseldorf Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs €2 - €4.

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  • Distance: 2179.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 48m

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Samos, Greece?

Eurowings, Condor Flugdienst and two other airlines fly from Düsseldorf to Samos 3 times a week.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Izmir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €900
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €430
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €430
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Izmir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bodrum via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€280 - €1100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bodrum via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€300 - €1100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bodrum via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€280 - €1100
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €900
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €430
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bodrum via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €650
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Izmir via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €900
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €470
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Izmir via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Samos via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €470
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bodrum via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €1200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bodrum via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €1200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Samos
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€160 - €310
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Samos
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Corendon Airlines
Website
corendon.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €850
Train operators
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
National Express Rail
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Abellio
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€21 - €29
1st Class
€35 - €50
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €27
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€22 - €30
1st Class
€35 - €50
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€130 - €200
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Milas to Soke
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
MetroTurizm
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kusadası
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
MetroTurizm
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Mannheim to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
22h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €120
Schedules at
habibtours.tripod.com
Book at
habibtours.tripod.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Dusseldorf Central Bus Station to Sofia Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
Union Ivkoni
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Düsseldorf to Sofia
Ave. Duration
30h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€110 - €280
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Kavala
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Drama
Ave. Duration
44h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€210 - €310
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Ferry operators
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
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
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
Ferry from Kavala to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €120
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€64 - €68
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€80 - €100
Economy
€50 - €70
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€75 - €95
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€100 - €120

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