Travel and Accommodation

Flight Information
Full package deal


    FOR THE PEOPLE WHO ATTENDED THE CONFERENCE IN THE PAST YEARS - Please pay attention that the conference venue is NOT anymore in Agios Konstantinos. The new conference venue is the Hotel Aeolis in Vathi (Samos City)
    . In the following, you can find additional information on hotels in Vathi (Samos City), Kokkari and Agio Konstantinos. The conference will organize a bus service to bring the attendees from their hotels in Agios Konstantinos and Kokkari to the conference venue in Vathi (Samos City) and back. Additional information on the bus schedule will be provided 1-2 weeks before the beginning of the conference.

    These hotels are located in Vathi (Samos City), the city of the conference venue:

    • HOTEL AEOLIS (Conference Venue)
      Tel: +3022730 28904, 5, 6, +306976 992638
      Fax: +3022730 28063

      NB: If you book the room directly with the hotel either via phone/fax or by email, you can get a discounted price for the room. Single room = 50 Euros, Double Room - 70 Euros. The price is per room per day including breakfast & taxes. Remember to mention that you attend the Samos Conference if you want the discount. If you book the room via 3rd-party booking websites, you wont be eligible for the discount.

      Tel: +30 22730 28377
      Fax: +30 22730 28482

      Tel: +30-22730-23911/3,22730-87424
      Fax: +30-22730-28754

    • KERVELI VILLAGE HOTEL (Kerveli Bay, not far away from Vathi (Samos City)
      Tel: +30-22730 - 23006
      Fax: +30-22730 - 23006 / 22334

    • Free transferring service for their guests. Please verify with the hotel.

    • Other Hotels in Vathi (Samos City) can be found here.

    These hotels are located in Kokkari [~ 10 Mins/10 Kms by car from Vathi (Samos City)] (Bus service provided by the conference in the morning and afternoon for the path Kokkari -- Conference Venue inVathi (Samos City) -- Kokkari):

    The following hotels are located in Aghios Konstantinos [~ 20 Mins/20 Kms by car from Vathi (Samos City)] (Bus service provided by the conference in the morning and afternoon for the path Agios Konstantinos -- Conference Venue inVathi (Samos City) -- Agios Konstantinos):

    Note 1: We will provide bus transportation from the hotels in Agios Konstantinos and Kokkari to the conference venue in Vathi (Samos City) in the mornings and in the afternoons. For more information, please contact Carlo Galuzzi (

    Note 2: Additional information (e.g. price, category) about the selected hotels can be found at:

    Note 3: After having received confirmation of your hotel reservation, please inform Carlo Galuzzi ( about the name of the hotel so that we know where to find you in Samos.

  2. Flight Information

    Direct flights from European Cities

    Several European airlines have also direct flights to Samos from different European cities. Some of the airlines operate together with different tour operators/travel agencies that offer charter flights. Below is a list of some of these airlines and tour operators/travel agencies:
    • Air Berlin have direct flights to Samos from various cities in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and England
    • Thomson Fly offer flights and accommodations. The flights are every Wednesday from Manchester airport and London Gatwick airport.
    • Novair together with Apollo offer charter flights to Samos from Gothenburg Landvetter airport (every Thursday) and Stockholm Arlanda airport (every Friday).
    • Adria Airways together with Intelekta offer flight and hotel packages from Slovenia. Adria Airways also operate together with Kompas and Atlas travel agencies.
      Stuttgart and from Wien every Wednesday.
    • Lauda Air have direct flights every Thursday from Wien to Samos. There are also weekly flights to Samos from Salzburg and Graz but they are available only through travel agencies.
    • Jetairfly have direct flights from Brussels to Samos every Thursday
    • Transavia have direct flights from Amsterdam to Samos but should be booked through travel agencies.
    • Finnmatkat offers flights and accommodation from Finland to Samos.

    Flights from Athens

    There are flights from Athens to Samos (about 40 min.) about 5 times a day, e.g., Olympic Airlines, Aegean Airlines.

    Samos can also be reached by ferry from other Greek islands or from the coast of Turkey. There is the possibility of flying to Izmir (Turkey) and taking a taxi to Kusadasi (Turkey) where you can take the ferry to Samos. The ferry ticket costs around 50 Euro and the transit fee 20 Euro.

  3. Full package deal

    The agencies, listed below, provide full package deals:

    Note: Please, ask for accommodation ONLY in Agios Konstantinos or Kokkari. We will NOT provide transportation to/from other places.

The Island of Samos: