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There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Samos by plane, train, ferry, bus or bus and ferry

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Fly London Gatwick to Samos  •  7h 26m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Samos (SMI) LGW - SMI

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Fly London Gatwick to Athens, train, ferry  •  16h 30m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Athens (ATH) LGW - ATH
  2. Take the train from Athens Airport to Piraeus
  3. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Samou

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Samos  •  10h 17m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Samos (SMI) LHR - SMI

Train to London Stansted, fly to Izmir, ferry  •  12h 52m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Izmir (ADB) STN - ADB
  3. Take the ferry from Kusadasis to Vathy, Samos

Train to London City, fly to Samos  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Samos (SMI) LCY - SMI

Train, bus, ferry via Vienna  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Intl to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wien Hbf 425
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava-Petrzalka Re / ...
  5. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
  6. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Vathy Samou Bsf

Train, bus and ferry, bus, ferry via Istanbul  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
  4. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogar to Kusadası
  5. Take the ferry from Kusadasis to Vathy, Samos

Train, bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Kavala
  4. Take the ferry from Kavala to Vathy Samou Bsf

Train, bus, ferry  •  2 days 19h

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Sofia Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Kavala
  4. Take the ferry from Kavala to Vathy Samou Bsf

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Samos is to fly and train and ferry which costs £65 - £310 and takes 16h 30m.

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The fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Samos is to fly. Taking this option will cost £40 - £310 and takes 7h 26m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Samos is 2595 km.

The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Samos without a car is to train and bus and ferry via Vienna which takes 2 days 2h and costs £280 - £700.

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It takes approximately 7h 26m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Samos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from London Gatwick Airport to Samos Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h and has one stopover.

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Samos is 2h ahead of London Gatwick Airport (LGW). It is currently 4:37 AM in London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and 6:37 AM in Samos.

Condor Flugdienst, Wizz Air UK, Wizz Air and five other airlines offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Samos Airport.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Samos. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Samos.
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  • Distance: 2594.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 26m

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Samos, Greece?

easyJet, Olympic Air and six other airlines fly from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Samos twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €430
Flights from London Gatwick to Samos via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €470
Flights from London Gatwick to Samos via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€230 - €750
Flights from London Gatwick to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €260
Flights from London Heathrow to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Flights from London Heathrow to Samos via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€180 - €600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Samos via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Flights from London Heathrow to Samos via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from London City to Samos via Zurich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Flights from London City to Samos via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Flights from London City to Samos via Dusseldorf, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from London Stansted to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €1300
Flights from London Stansted to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €1300
Flights from London Stansted to Izmir via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €1300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €320
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €430
Flights from London Gatwick to Samos via Thessaloniki, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €470
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €700
Flights from London Stansted to Izmir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €1400
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Samos via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Flights from London Heathrow to Samos via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€85 - €320
Flights from London City to Samos via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Samos via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€180 - €460
Flights from London City to Samos via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€220 - €600
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Samos via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€180 - €460
Flights from London City to Samos via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€220 - €600
Wizz Air UK
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €330
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Athens via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Athens via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€230 - €700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Athens via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€260 - €700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Samos via Brussels
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Izmir
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from London City to Samos via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Train operators
Greek Railways (Suburban)
Phone
+30 213 0121121
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens Airport to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10
Website
Greek Railways (Suburban)
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Greek Railways (Suburban)
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €26
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
€10 - €15
Anytime 1st Class
€19 - €26
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €26
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
€10 - €15
Anytime 1st Class
€19 - €26
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€14 - €18
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€15 - €20
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 42m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€90 - €130
1st Class
€140 - €200
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava-Petrzalka
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava-Petrzalka
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€28 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
ÖBB Intercity
Phone
+43 (0)5 1717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava-Petrzalka
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Website
ÖBB Intercity
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
12h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €80
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€71
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
40h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€144
Website
Balkan Horn
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€2 - €25
Website
Huntur
Citylines
Phone
+359 2 812 0810
Email
support@citylines.bg
Website
citylines.eu
Bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€16 - €26
Website
Citylines
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogar to Kusadası
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €25
Website
MetroTurizm
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Email
kamilkoc@kamilkoc.com.tr
Website
flixbus.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Esenler to Kuşadası
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€5 - €25
Schedules at
flixbus.com.tr
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
office@kaleiatravel.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Kavala
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Sofia Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
Union Ivkoni
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €110
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€59 - €63
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€70 - €90
Economy
€40 - €60
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€65 - €85
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€90 - €110
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
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 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €120
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€62 - €67
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€75 - €95
Economy
€50 - €65
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€75 - €90
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€95 - €120
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
Barel Travel
Website
bareltravel.com
Ferry from Kusadasis to Samos Vathy
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€31 - €36
Schedules at
bareltravel.com
Adult One Way
€31
Adult Same Day Return
€36

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