The cheapest times to fly from SMI to SKG are

  • January 8th to January 28th
  • March 19th to July 22nd
  • November 5th to December 9th

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 SKG is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $478 for Friday flights during late August to early September, or as low as $92 for Thursday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Thessaloniki

Flying from Samos (SMI) to Thessaloniki (SKG) will usually cost between $92 to $294 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $92. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late August to early September, with an average price of $261. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $169 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $138 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SMI to SKG flight.

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

SMI to SKG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SMI to SKG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Samos. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Thessaloniki, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Samos. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $102 (46%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $117. Return trip prices are from the SKG 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 SKG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 30 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Astra Airlines, CSA, Ellinair, Eurowings, Olympic, Sky Express, Smartwings, SWISS, TUI fly, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 288 miles or 463 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SMI to SKG flight is about 1 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Samos and Thessaloniki?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 42 available flights from SMI to SKG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSMI
Origination airport nameSamos Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSKG
Destination airport nameMakedonia Airport


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