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There are 5 ways to get from Sami to Samos by bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, ferry or plane

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Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, ferry

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sami to Patra Harbor
  2. Take the bus from Patras to Athens
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Mykonos
  4. Take the ferry from Mykonos to Vathy Samou

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Bus and ferry, bus, ferry

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sami to Patra Harbor
  2. Take the bus from Patras to Larisa
  3. Take the bus from Larissa to Istanbul Esenler Otogar
  4. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Kusadası
  5. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

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Car ferry, bus, ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Sami to Astakós
  2. Take the bus from Astakós to Athens
  3. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Samou

Fly to Samos

  1. Fly from Kefallinia (EFL) to Samos (SMI)

Fly to Chios, ferry

  1. Fly from Kefallinia (EFL) to Chios (JKH)
  2. Take the ferry from Chios to Vathy Samou

Kefallinia (EFL) to Samos (SMI) flights

The flight time between Kefallinia (EFL) and Samos (SMI) is around 6h 37m and covers a distance of around 564 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 2m. The fastest flight normally takes 5h 55m. Services are operated by Olympic Air. Typically eight 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:
2h 35m
Layover time:
4h 2m
Total time:
6h 37m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
5h 55m
Flight distance:
564 km
Flights per week:
8
Cheapest price:
€148
Carbon emissions:
186 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
08:50
Last flight departs at:
08:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kefallinia (EFL) to Samos (SMI) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sami to Samos is to bus and ferry and bus and ferry which costs €60 - €120 and takes 34h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Sami to Samos is to fly and ferry which costs €200 - €440 and takes 7h 4m.

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The distance between Sami and Samos is 557 km.

The best way to get from Sami to Samos without a car is to bus and ferry and bus and car ferry and ferry which takes 15h 51m and costs €100 - €300.

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It takes approximately 15h 51m to get from Sami to Samos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kefallinia Airport to Samos Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 55m and has one stopover.

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Olympic Air offers flights from Kefallinia Airport to Samos Airport.

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There are 85+ hotels available in Samos. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Sami to Kefallinia Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs €45 - €60.

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Map of how to get from Sami to Samos.
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  • Distance: 557 km
  • Duration: 15h 51m

What companies run services between Sami, Greece and Samos, Greece?

Olympic Air flies from Sami to Samos once daily.

Airlines
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Kefallinia to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €170
Flights from Kefallinia to Samos via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €170
Flights from Kefallinia to Chios via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €310
Flights from Kefallinia to Chios via Athens, Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €310
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Kefallinia to Chios via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €300
Flights from Kefallinia to Chios via Zakinthos, Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €300
Bus operators
KTEL Kefallonia
Phone
+30 26710 22281
Email
info@ktelkefalonias.gr
Website
ktelkefalonias.gr
Bus and ferry from Sami to Patra Harbor
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Schedules at
ktelkefalonias.gr
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
Bus from Patras to Larisa
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €35
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Aitoloakarnanias
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Larissa to Istanbul Esenler Otogar
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €19
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Kuşadası
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €13
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
€8 - €13
Website
MetroTurizm
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Website
Sea Jets
Club Fare Diak.
€60 - €85
Deck Fare Economy
€45 - €70
Deck Fare Economy & Car less than 4.25m
€110 - €160
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 Chios to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€25 - €80
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€47 - €51
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€55 - €70
Economy
€25 - €35
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€45 - €55
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€65 - €80
Ionion P. Lines
Phone
+30 26740-22111
Email
ionionplines@gmail.com
Website
ionionpelagos.com
Car ferry from Sami to Astakós
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Ionion P. Lines
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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