The cheapest times to fly from TVC to SMI are

  • February 12th to March 4th
  • April 23rd to June 10th (except the week of May 28th)
  • August 13th to December 23rd (except the weeks of October 15th, October 22nd, and November 26th)

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 TVC to SMI is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $16600 for Tuesday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $5514 for Saturday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Samos

Flying from Traverse City, MI (TVC) to Samos (SMI) will usually cost between $5711 to $12200 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $5745. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $14100. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $8355 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $6493 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TVC to SMI flight.

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

TVC to SMI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TVC to SMI flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Traverse City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.75, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SMI. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Samos. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $572 (8%) 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 $6338. Return trip prices are from the SMI to TVC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from TVC to SMI can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 38 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking TVC 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 TVC to SMI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dusseldorf (TVC > DUS > SMI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1144
  • Average savings: $5349 (82.38%)

See TVC to DUS flights

Hack #2: Munich (TVC > MUC > SMI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1167
  • Average savings: $5326 (82.03%)

See TVC to MUC flights

Hack #3: Prague (TVC > PRG > SMI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1281
  • Average savings: $5212 (80.27%)

See TVC to PRG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Olympic, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Samos Airport to Cherry Capital Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5358 miles or 8623 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TVC to SMI flight is about 10 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Traverse City, MI and Samos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from TVC to SMI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TVC
Origination airport name Cherry Capital Airport
City Traverse City, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 44.7
Longitude -85.6

Return Airport

Destination code SMI
Destination airport name Samos Airport
City Samos
Country Greece
Latitude 37.7
Longitude 26.9


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