Samos has one international airport “Aristarchus of Samos” (IATA code SMI, ICAO Code LGSM), at Southeast side of the island close to Pythagorean village.
Samos airport serves on average 6.000 flights per year (arrivals and departure) 70% are domestic and 30 % international flights. The passengers that serves the airport are on average yearly 415.000 persons (nearly half & half arrivals and departurs) 40% are from domestic and 60% from international flights.
Statistics are from the years 2005 till 2014.
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DOMESTIC flights to Samos
All around the year ther is domestic flights to Samos, with the folowing airlines
Olympic airlines (Aegean) (from Athens)
Astra atrlines (from Athens, Thessaloniki)
Sky Express (from Chios, Mytilini, Limnos, Rhodes, Heraklion)
INTERNATIONAL flights to Samos
At the Summer period, there is a lot of airline that have charter flights from many European cities, direct to Samos.
At the following link you will find useful information about charter flights.
Transportation from/to airport
- Buses do not run from the airport.
- Taxis are available from outside the arrivals hall.
- To Kambos the average fare is 40 euros.
- To Samos the average fare is 21 euros.
- To Kokkari the average fare is 27 euros.
- To Pythagorion the average fare is 14 euros.
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