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There are 4 ways to get from Piraeus to Vathy, Samos by car ferry, bus, ferry, train or plane

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Recommended option

Car ferry  •  10h

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Nisos Chios

30€ - 90€

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  30h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Istanbul Esenler Otogar
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kusadası
  3. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

27€ - 79€

2 alternative options

Train, fly to Samos  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Samos (SMI) ATH - SMI

47€ - 143€

Train, fly to Chios, car ferry  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Chios (JKH) ATH - JKH
  3. Take the car ferry from Chios to Vathy

61€ - 214€

Piraeus → Vathy, Samos
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vathy, Samos is 0210 521 2054.

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The cheapest way to get from Piraeus to Vathy, Samos is to car ferry which costs 30€ - 90€ and takes 10h.

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The quickest way to get from Piraeus to Vathy, Samos is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 150€ and takes 4h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Piraeus and arriving at Vathy. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 10h.

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The distance between Piraeus and Vathy, Samos is 293 km.

The best way to get from Piraeus to Vathy, Samos without a car is to car ferry which takes 10h and costs 30€ - 90€.

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The car ferry from Piraeus to Vathy takes 10h including transfers and departs twice a week.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Samos Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Sky Express and Olympic Air offer flights from Athens Airport to Samos Airport.

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There are 189+ hotels available in Vathy, Samos. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Piraeus to Vathy, Samos.
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  • Distance: 292.7 km
  • Duration: 10h

What companies run services between Piraeus, Greece and Vathy, Samos, Greece?

Hellenic Seaways operates a car ferry from Piraeus to Vathy twice a week. Tickets cost 30€ - 90€ and the journey takes 10h.

Airlines
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Athens to Samos
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 210€
Flights from Athens to Chios
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 160€
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Athens to Samos
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 140€
Flights from Athens to Chios
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 180€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Athens to Istanbul Esenler Otogar
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 23€
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Kuşadası
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 15€
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
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€ - 14€
Website
MetroTurizm
Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Vathy
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
30€ - 90€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
40€ - 60€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
70€ - 90€
Economy
30€ - 45€
4 Bed Inside Cabin
50€ - 70€
Car ferry from Chios to Vathy
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
20€ - 75€
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
35€ - 50€
2 Bed Lux Cabin
55€ - 75€
Economy
20€ - 26€
4 Bed Inside Cabin
35€ - 55€
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
35€ - 36€
Schedules at
meandertravel.com

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