The cheapest times to fly from SMI to HND are

  • April 30th to July 1st

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 HND is late May. Prices can be as high as $5501 for Tuesday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $3154 for Saturday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Tokyo

Flying from Samos (SMI) to Tokyo (HND) will usually cost between $3199 to $5501 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $3154. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $5420. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2266 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3864 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SMI to HND flight.

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

SMI to HND Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SMI to HND flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Samos. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.41, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HND, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into SMI. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Tokyo, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Samos. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1049 (19%) 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 $3693. Return trip prices are from the HND 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 HND can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 25 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SMI to HND

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 HND — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $918
  • Average savings: $2946 (76.24%)

See SMI to DUS flights

Hack #2: Dusseldorf (SMI > DUS > HND)

  • Price for both tickets: $925
  • Average savings: $2939 (76.06%)

See SMI to ATH flights

Hack #3: Vienna (SMI > VIE > HND)

  • Price for both tickets: $987
  • Average savings: $2877 (74.46%)

See SMI to VIE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, ANA, Austrian, British Airways, Eurowings, JAL, Lufthansa, Olympic, SWISS, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tokyo International Airport to Samos Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5800 miles or 9334 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SMI to HND flight is about 11 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Samos and Tokyo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from SMI to HND.


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 HND
Destination airport name Tokyo International Airport
City Tokyo
Country Japan
Latitude 35.6
Longitude 139.8


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