The cheapest times to fly from SMI to HAM are

  • August 6th to August 19th
  • 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 HAM is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $669 for Saturday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $364 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Hamburg

Flying from Samos (SMI) to Hamburg (HAM) will usually cost between $383 to $602 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $441. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $582. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $141 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $501 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SMI to HAM flight.

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

SMI to HAM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SMI to HAM flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Samos. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HAM, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into SMI. Saturdays 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 $78 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $479. Return trip prices are from the HAM 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 HAM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 26 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from SMI to HAM while comparing.

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

  • 82 miles (132 km) away from HAM
  • Usually 50.50% less expensive than HAM
  • Nonstop flights available

See SMI to HAJ flights


Flight Hacking SMI to HAM

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 HAM — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $280
  • Average savings: $221 (44.11%)

See SMI to SKG flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $325
  • Average savings: $176 (35.08%)

See SMI to ATH flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $354
  • Average savings: $147 (29.34%)

See SMI to VCE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air France, Austrian, British Airways, Condor, CSA, Eurowings, Lufthansa, Olympic, SAS, Smartwings, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1364 miles or 2195 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between Samos and Hamburg?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSMI
Origination airport nameSamos Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeHAM
Destination airport nameHamburg Airport


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