The cheapest times to fly from HOU to VKO are

  • July 16th to November 11th

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 HOU to VKO is early October. Prices can be as high as $7300 for Friday flights during mid March, or as low as $1556 for Monday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Moscow

Flying from Houston, TX (HOU) to Moscow (VKO) will usually cost between $1649 to $6844 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1687. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $6844. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5157 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4488 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HOU to VKO flight.

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

HOU to VKO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HOU to VKO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.47, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to VKO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into HOU. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Moscow, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Houston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $456 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $4552. Return trip prices are from the VKO to HOU 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 HOU to VKO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 38 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 HOU to VKO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) in Moscow

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from VKO
  • Usually 76.88% less expensive than VKO
  • 2-layover flights available

See HOU to SVO flights

Destination alternative #2: Domodedovo Airport (DME) in Moscow

  • 28 miles (45 km) away from VKO
  • Usually 76.69% less expensive than VKO
  • 2-layover flights available

See HOU to DME flights


Flight Hacking HOU to VKO

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 HOU to VKO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Milan (HOU > MXP > VKO)

  • Price for both tickets: $901
  • Average savings: $3587 (79.92%)

See HOU to MXP flights

Hack #2: Vienna (HOU > VIE > VKO)

  • Price for both tickets: $944
  • Average savings: $3544 (78.97%)

See HOU to VIE flights

Hack #3: Berlin (HOU > TXL > VKO)

  • Price for both tickets: $962
  • Average savings: $3527 (78.58%)

See HOU to TXL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HOU to VKO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, KLM, Lufthansa, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vnukovo Airport to William P Hobby Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5916 miles or 9521 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HOU to VKO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HOU to VKO flight is about 11 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Moscow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from HOU to VKO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHOU
Origination airport nameWilliam P Hobby Airport
CityHouston, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeVKO
Destination airport nameVnukovo Airport


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