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

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Fly

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Samos (SMI)

Bus and ferry, car ferry, bus, ferry

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Bari Porto
  2. Take the car ferry from Bari to Durrës
  3. Take the bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Vathy Samou

Train, bus, ferry

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Take the bus from Verona to Skopje
  4. Take the train from Skopje to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Vathy Samou

Car ferry, bus, ferry

  1. Take the car ferry from Palermo to Naples
  2. Take the bus from Napoli to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Kavala
  4. Take the ferry from Kavala to Vathy Samou

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The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Samos is to fly which costs €65 - €270 and takes 10h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Samos is to fly which costs €65 - €270 and takes 10h 38m.

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The distance between Sicily and Samos is 1128 km.

The best way to get from Sicily to Samos without a car is to bus and ferry and car ferry and bus and ferry which takes 2 days 6h and costs €180 - €380.

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It takes approximately 10h 38m to get from Sicily to Samos, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Catania Airport to Samos Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 10m and has one stopover.

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Samos is 1h ahead of Sicily. It is currently 3:44 AM in Sicily and 4:44 AM in Samos.

Volotea, Condor Flugdienst, Olympic Air and four other airlines offer flights from Catania Airport to Samos Airport.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Samos. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Sicily to Catania Airport is to bus which takes 6 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Sicily to Samos.
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  • Distance: 1127.6 km
  • Duration: 10h 38m

What companies run services between Sicily, Italy and Samos, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and five other airlines fly from Catania to Samos twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Catania to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Flights from Catania to Samos via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Sky Express
Website
skyexpress.gr
Flights from Catania to Samos via Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Flights from Catania to Samos via Rome, Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Samos via Venice
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€50 - €340
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Catania to Samos via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€130 - €310
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
11h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€50 - €75
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €110
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €50
Base Standard
€60 - €85
Base Premium
€75 - €110
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€27 - €80
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€29 - €45
Smart Low Cost
€27 - €40
Smart Flex
€55 - €80
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Bus operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
11h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €65
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus from Verona to Skopje
Ave. Duration
17h 48m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€45 - €75
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Napoli to Sofia
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€210 - €270
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Kavala
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Ferry operators
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Bari to Durrës
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Adria Ferries
Deck
€60 - €70
Car
€95 - €105
Inside cabin 2 beds
€90 - €100
Inner cabin 2 beds
€100 - €110
Outside cabin 2 beds
€114
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
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 15m
Frequency
Twice 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
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Car ferry from Palermo to Naples
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Tirrenia

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