The cheapest times to fly from SMI to AMS are

  • August 27th to October 7th (except the week of September 24th)

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 AMS is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $497 for Tuesday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $236 for Thursday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Amsterdam

Flying from Samos (SMI) to Amsterdam (AMS) will usually cost between $247 to $485 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $316. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $431. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $116 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $386 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SMI to AMS flight.

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

SMI to AMS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SMI to AMS 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 $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $174 (35%) 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 $315. Return trip prices are from the AMS 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 AMS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 38 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 AMS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from AMS
  • Usually 15.54% less expensive than AMS
  • Nonstop flights available

See SMI to DUS flights


Flight Hacking SMI to AMS

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 AMS — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $269
  • Average savings: $118 (30.44%)

See SMI to SKG flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $324
  • Average savings: $62 (16.06%)

See SMI to ATH flights

Hack #3: Venice (SMI > VCE > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $343
  • Average savings: $44 (11.27%)

See SMI to VCE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Air Transat, American, British Airways, CSA, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Frontier, Iberia, Icelandair, InterJet, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Smartwings, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Transavia, TUIfly Netherlands, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1469 miles or 2364 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SMI to AMS flight is about 3 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Samos and Amsterdam?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from SMI to AMS.


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 AMS
Destination airport name Schiphol Airport
City Amsterdam
Country the Netherlands
Latitude 52.3
Longitude 4.8


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