# How far is Heraklion from Samos?

The distance between Samos (Samos International Airport) and Heraklion (Heraklion International Airport) is 189 miles / 303 kilometers / 164 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Samos (SMI) to Heraklion (HER) is 498 miles / 801 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 24 hours 44 minutes.

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303
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## Distance from Samos to Heraklion

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Samos to Heraklion. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 188.537 miles
• 303.421 kilometers
• 163.834 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 188.708 miles
• 303.697 kilometers
• 163.983 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Samos to Heraklion?

The estimated flight time from Samos International Airport to Heraklion International Airport is 51 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Samos International Airport (SMI) and Heraklion International Airport (HER)

On average, flying from Samos to Heraklion generates about 53 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 53 kilograms equals 116 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Samos to Heraklion

See the map of the shortest flight path between Samos International Airport (SMI) and Heraklion International Airport (HER).

## Airport information

Origin Samos International Airport
City: Samos
Country: Greece
IATA Code: SMI
ICAO Code: LGSM
Coordinates: 37°41′23″N, 26°54′42″E
Destination Heraklion International Airport
City: Heraklion
Country: Greece
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″E