The cheapest times to fly from GUA to SMI are

  • May 21st to July 29th
  • November 5th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 12th and December 3rd)
  • December 24th to March 25th (except the weeks of February 19th and March 12th)

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 GUA to SMI is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $11000 for Monday flights during early August, or as low as $2949 for Saturday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Samos

Flying from Guatemala City (GUA) to Samos (SMI) will usually cost between $3081 to $7167 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $3128. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $6156. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3028 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3582 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GUA to SMI flight.

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

GUA to SMI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GUA to SMI flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Guatemala City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Samos, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Guatemala City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $638 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3783. Return trip prices are from the SMI to GUA 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 GUA to SMI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GUA to SMI

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 GUA to SMI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (GUA > MAD > SMI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1265
  • Average savings: $2317 (64.68%)

See GUA to SJO flights

Hack #2: San Jose (GUA > SJO > SMI)

  • Price for both tickets: $3457
  • Average savings: $126 (3.5%)

See GUA to MAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, Avianca, British Airways, Delta, El Al, Eurowings, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Olympic, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Samos Airport to La Aurora International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7010 miles or 11281 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GUA to SMI flight is about 13 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Guatemala City and Samos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from GUA to SMI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeGUA
Origination airport nameLa Aurora International Airport
CityGuatemala City

Return Airport

Destination codeSMI
Destination airport nameSamos Airport


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