The cheapest times to fly from SMI to DUS are

  • April 30th to July 22nd (except the week of July 9th)
  • October 1st to October 21st

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SMI to DUS is mid May. Prices can be as high as $480 for Thursday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $178 for Sunday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Düsseldorf

Flying from Samos (SMI) to Dusseldorf (DUS) will usually cost between $222 to $461 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $178. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $446. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $268 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $326 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SMI to DUS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SMI to DUS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SMI to DUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SMI to DUS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Samos. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $170 (38%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $274. Return trip prices are from the DUS to SMI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SMI to DUS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 26 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from SMI to DUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hannover Airport (HAJ) in Hannover

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from DUS
  • Usually 23.93% less expensive than DUS
  • Nonstop flights available

See SMI to HAJ flights

Destination alternative #2: Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) in Frankfurt

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from DUS
  • Usually 10.12% less expensive than DUS
  • Nonstop flights available

See SMI to FRA flights


Flight Hacking SMI to DUS

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SMI to DUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Athens (SMI > ATH > DUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $278
  • Average savings: $48 (14.72%)

See SMI to SKG flights

Hack #2: Thessaloniki (SMI > SKG > DUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $299
  • Average savings: $27 (8.28%)

See SMI to ATH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SMI to DUS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, Condor, CSA, EgyptAir, Eurowings, Lufthansa, Olympic, SAS, Smartwings, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Duesseldorf Airport to Samos Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1358 miles or 2185 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SMI to DUS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SMI to DUS flight is about 3 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Samos and Dusseldorf?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from SMI to DUS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SMI
Origination airport name Samos Airport
City Samos
Country Greece
Latitude 37.7
Longitude 26.9

Return Airport

Destination code DUS
Destination airport name Duesseldorf Airport
City Dusseldorf
Country Germany
Latitude 51.3
Longitude 6.8


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