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There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Samos by plane, ferry, bus or train

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Fly New York JFK to Samos

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Samos (SMI)

Fly New York JFK to Izmir, ferry

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Izmir (ADB)
  2. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

Fly New York JFK to Bodrum, bus, ferry

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Bodrum (BJV)
  2. Take the bus from Milas to Soke
  3. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

Fly New York JFK to Athens, train, ferry

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Athens (ATH)
  2. Take the train from Athens International Airport to Piraeus
  3. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Samou

Fly Newark to Samos

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Samos (SMI)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Samos is 210 521 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 210 521 2054.

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Samos is to fly which costs $180 - $460 and takes 13h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Samos is to fly which costs $180 - $460 and takes 13h 51m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Samos is 8154 km.

It takes approximately 13h 51m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Samos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from New York JFK Airport to Samos Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h 15m and has one stopover.

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Samos is 7h ahead of New York JFK Airport (JFK). It is currently 7:20 PM in New York JFK Airport (JFK) and 2:20 AM in Samos.

Brussels Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, Swiss and nine other airlines offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Samos Airport.

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  • Distance: 8153.8 km
  • Duration: 13h 51m

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Samos, Greece?

Lufthansa, Airbus France and 17 other airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Samos every 2 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via London Heathrow, Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€460 - €1400
Flights from New York JFK to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€410 - €1000
Flights from New York JFK to Bodrum via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€430 - €1100
Flights from New York JFK to Bodrum via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€430 - €1100
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1500
Flights from Newark to Samos via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€480 - €1200
Flights from Newark to Samos via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€480 - €1200
Flights from Newark to Samos via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€340 - €1100
Flights from Newark to Samos via Geneva, Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€350 - €1100
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€340 - €900
Flights from New York JFK to Izmir via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€340 - €850
Flights from New York JFK to Bodrum via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €950
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€330 - €1600
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €410
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Geneva, Athens
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€490 - €1200
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via London Heathrow, Athens
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€470 - €1400
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Vienna, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€490 - €1300
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Munich, Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from Newark to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€340 - €1100
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Venice
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€160 - €410
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Paris CDG, Venice
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€450 - €1600
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via London Heathrow, Venice
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€460 - €1400
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Amsterdam Schiphol, Venice
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€450 - €1400
Flights from Newark to Samos via Venice
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€340 - €1100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €330
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€440 - €1700
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Boston
Ave. Duration
11h 51m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €330
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€490 - €1600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bodrum via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€390 - €1200
Flights from New York JFK to Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €1700
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1600
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via Brussels
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€160 - €410
Flights from Newark to Samos via Brussels
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€340 - €1100
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from New York JFK to Izmir via Dublin
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€470 - €1300
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€400 - €1800
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from New York JFK to Izmir via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€350 - €1200
Flights from New York JFK to Bodrum via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€370 - €1300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €1700
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €330
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€440 - €1700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from New York JFK to Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €330
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€490 - €1600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Geneva
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1500
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1500
Airbus France
Website
airbus.com
Flights from New York JFK to Samos via London Heathrow, Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€460 - €1400
Corendon Airlines
Website
corendon.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bodrum via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€400 - €1100
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Madrid
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€650 - €1900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from New York JFK to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1500
Train operators
Greek Railways (Suburban)
Phone
+30 213 0121121
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens International Airport to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10
Website
Greek Railways (Suburban)
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Greek Railways (Suburban)
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 - €2
Website
MetroTurizm
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 Piraeus to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €100
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€56 - €59
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€65 - €85
Economy
€35 - €50
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€60 - €75
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€80 - €100
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €90
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
€40 - €60
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€65 - €90
Economy
€30 - €45
4 Bed Inside Cabin
€50 - €70

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