Travel to Samos, Greece: It is possible to travel to Samos with both ferry or plane. Here are travel information about the airport, flights and ferries but also useful numbers, pdf guide and information about our travel services.
The airport of Samos island is located 4 km from Pythagorion, on the southern side of the island. It serves domestic flights to Athens and Thessaloniki all year round. The flight time from Athens and Thessaloniki to Samos is 1 hour. In summer, it also serves charter flights from abroad and there is air connection with other Greek islands, such as Kos, Rhodes, Chios and Lesvos.
Normal ferries connect Samos with the port of Piraeus, the largest port of Athens, and the trip takes about 12 hours. Ferries also connect Samos with other islands of the Aegean Sea, including Syros, Mykonos, Ikaria, Chios and more. Samos has two main ports, Vathy and Karlovassi, while in summer another port, Pythagorion, also operates. In summer, there are daily boats from Vathi Samos to Agios Kirikos Ikaria and Fourni. There are also daily ferries from Vathi Samos to Kusadasi Turkey and many visitors go and return as a day trip.
In this section, you will find travel services in Samos so that you organize your trip in the most convenient way. Have a look at the hotels we suggest and find the perfect place to stay. Book your ferry tickets to Samos through our online engine, make a car rental or arrange your transfers. If you do not want to get into all these details, ask us to arrange your vacation to this beautiful Greek island.
Useful numbers in Samos: police station, hospital, taxis, bus services, museums and more
Download a pdf guide of Samos with information about all things to see and do.