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There are 7 ways to get from San Jose to Samos by train, plane, ferry, subway or bus

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Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Samos

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Samos (SMI)

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Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Athens, train, ferry

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Athens (ATH)
  3. Take the train from Athens International Airport to Piraeus
  4. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Vathy Samou

5 alternative options

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Izmir, ferry

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Izmir (ADB)
  3. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

Fly San Jose to Samos

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Samos (SMI)

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Kos, ferry

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Kos (KGS)
  3. Take the ferry from Kos to Vathy Samou

BART to Oakland, fly to Samos

  1. Take the BART from Berryessa / North San Jose to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Samos (SMI)

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Bodrum, bus, ferry

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Bodrum (BJV)
  3. Take the bus from Milas to Soke
  4. Take the ferry from Kuşadası to Vathy

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The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Samos is to BART and fly which costs $450 - $1,600 and takes 24h 47m.

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The fastest way to get from San Jose to Samos is to Caltrain and fly. Taking this option will cost $460 - $1,300 and takes 21h 54m.

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The distance between San Jose and Samos is 11074 km.

It takes approximately 21h 54m to get from San Jose to Samos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Samos Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h and has one stopover.

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Samos is 10h ahead of San Jose. It is currently 2:12 PM in San Jose and 12:12 AM in Samos.

Condor Flugdienst, Olympic Air, Scandinavian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Samos Airport.

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There are 79+ hotels available in Samos. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from San Jose to San Jose Airport is to line 60 bus which takes 7 min and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from San Jose to Samos.
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  • Distance: 11074.3 km
  • Duration: 21h 54m

What companies run services between San Jose, CA, USA and Samos, Greece?

Southwest Airlines, Airbus France and 12 other airlines fly from San Jose to Samos every 4 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Samos via Munich
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€400 - €1100
Flights from San Francisco to Samos via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from San Francisco to Izmir via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€480 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€390 - €1100
Flights from San Jose to Samos via Las Vegas, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€430 - €1600
Flights from San Jose to Samos via Denver, Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Kos via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€420 - €1200
Flights from San Francisco to Kos via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€420 - €1200
Flights from San Francisco to Kos via Munich
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€330 - €900
Flights from Oakland to Samos via Las Vegas, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€400 - €1500
Flights from Oakland to Samos via Denver, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Flights from Oakland to Samos via Los Angeles, Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Flights from San Francisco to Bodrum via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Bodrum via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from San Francisco to Bodrum via Munich
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€400 - €1100
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €1700
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €1500
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from San Francisco to Samos via Munich
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€400 - €1100
Flights from San Jose to Samos via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
24h 18m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from San Jose to Samos via Denver, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €1800
Flights from San Jose to Samos via New York JFK, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €1700
Flights from San Jose to Samos via London Heathrow, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
29h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Flights from San Francisco to Kos via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€420 - €1200
Flights from San Francisco to Kos via Munich
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€330 - €900
Flights from Oakland to Samos via Salt Lake City, Amsterdam Schiphol, Munich
Ave. Duration
21h 12m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€390 - €1400
Flights from Oakland to Samos via Denver, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Flights from Oakland to Samos via Detroit, Munich
Ave. Duration
31h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€410 - €1500
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from San Francisco to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€400 - €1100
Flights from San Francisco to Izmir via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€390 - €1100
Flights from San Francisco to Izmir via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€390 - €1100
Flights from San Francisco to Bodrum via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€410 - €1100
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€350 - €1000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from San Francisco to Kos via Zurich
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€330 - €900
Flights from Oakland to Samos via Las Vegas, Zurich
Ave. Duration
31h 7m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€400 - €1500
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
15h 2m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€490 - €1700
Airbus France
Website
airbus.com
Flights from San Jose to Samos via Las Vegas, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€430 - €1600
Flights from San Jose to Samos via Denver, Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from Oakland to Samos via Las Vegas, Munich
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€400 - €1500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bodrum via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€480 - €1300
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€410 - €1200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€450 - €1600
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €1900
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €1900
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Samos via Copenhagen, Athens
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€420 - €1200
Flights from San Jose to Samos via Chicago O'Hare, Athens
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €2100
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from San Francisco to Izmir via Dublin
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€650 - €1600
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from San Jose to Samos via London Heathrow, Athens
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Smartwings
Website
smartwings.com
Flights from San Jose to Samos via London Heathrow, Prague
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from San Jose to Samos via London Heathrow, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
28h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from San Jose to Samos via London Heathrow, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from San Francisco to Kos via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€420 - €1200
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Oakland to Samos via Las Vegas, Zurich
Ave. Duration
31h 7m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€400 - €1500
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bodrum via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€400 - €1100
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€370 - €1000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€410 - €1200
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€420 - €1200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€420 - €1200
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from San Francisco to Athens via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €1200
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 800-660-4287
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
One-way Senior / Disabled / Youth / Medicare Cardholder
€3 - €4
One-way Adult
€6 - €9
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Berryessa / North San Jose to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
bart.gov
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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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
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Kos to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€24 - €80
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
€35 - €55
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€60 - €80
Economy
€24 - €35
4 Bed Inside Cabin
€40 - €60
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
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
4 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

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