The cheapest times to fly from WAW to SMI are

  • August 20th to September 30th (except the week of August 27th)

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 WAW to SMI is late September. Prices can be as high as $506 for Tuesday flights during early August, or as low as $452 for Thursday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Samos

Flying from Warsaw (WAW) to Samos (SMI) will usually cost between $452 to $494 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $460. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $492. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $32 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $468 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WAW to SMI flight.

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

WAW to SMI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WAW to SMI flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Warsaw. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is 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 $22 (5%) 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 $460. Return trip prices are from the SMI to WAW 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 WAW to SMI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 51 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 WAW to SMI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB) in Izmir

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from SMI
  • Usually 26.18% less expensive than SMI
  • Nonstop flights available

See WAW to ADB flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $251
  • Average savings: $218 (46.47%)

See WAW to VCE flights

Hack #2: Venice (WAW > VCE > SMI)

  • Price for both tickets: $314
  • Average savings: $154 (32.91%)

See WAW to ATH flights

Hack #3: Thessaloniki (WAW > SKG > SMI)

  • Price for both tickets: $329
  • Average savings: $139 (29.7%)

See WAW to SKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air Baltic, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, CSA, Eurowings, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Olympic, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Smartwings, SWISS, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Samos Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1041 miles or 1675 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WAW to SMI flight is about 2 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Warsaw and Samos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from WAW to SMI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeWAW
Origination airport nameWarsaw Chopin Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSMI
Destination airport nameSamos Airport


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