Sleeping in Airports

Samos Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Samos Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

Nice clean and cold airport! Closed at the night but very comfortable.
– simmen6

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Samos Airport.

What to Expect

Samos Airport has a small terminal that handles a few year-round routes plus many seasonal flights in summer. Amenities are limited to a small cafe and a duty-free shop. Free WiFi helps pass the time.

Where to Sleep

This airport has very limited operating hours, often closing by 6:00PM depending on the season, so overnight stays are not possible. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

A VIP room is available, but we do not have any details about location, hours and access information. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Samos Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Samos Sun Hotel – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Villa Anna Studios – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Apollon – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Samos Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Information not available

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

Baby Care Facilities – There are two baby rooms. Locations: in the arrivals and transit halls.

Food & Drinks – There is one cafe.

Currency Exchange – Available

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free shopping is available.

Food & Drinks – There are two small cafes available.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Police Station – Available

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 6:00AM – 10:00PM.


As of February 2018, Samos airport is served by the following airlines: Lufthansa • Turkish Airlines • Emirates.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

The following car rental companies have desks at the airport: Avis • Aramis-Sixt • Samos Auto Center.


Transportation to and from Samos airport is mainly provided by taxis. At the time of this January 2018 update, average fare from the airport to Samos City is approximately 25,00€.


There is a bus that operates from the airport to the city of Samos and the villages of Pythagorio and Ireon.

Last updated: 2018-10-23

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or  write a review.