The cheapest times to fly from KIV to DME are

  • September 10th to March 18th (except the week of September 17th)

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 KIV to DME is mid February. Prices can be as high as $245 for Saturday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $154 for Thursday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Moscow

Flying from Kishinev (KIV) to Moscow (DME) will usually cost between $154 to $213 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $154. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $211. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $58 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $179 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KIV to DME flight.

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

KIV to DME Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KIV to DME flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Chisinau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DME, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into KIV. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Moscow, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Chisinau. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $10 (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 $175. Return trip prices are from the DME to KIV 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 KIV to DME can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 15 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from KIV to DME while comparing.

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

  • 43 miles (69 km) away from DME
  • Usually 1.40% less expensive than DME
  • Nonstop flights available

See KIV to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from KIV to DME? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Moldova, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, Belavia, British Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, S7, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Domodedovo Airport to Chisinau International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 702 miles or 1130 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from KIV to DME?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KIV to DME flight is about 2 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Kishinev and Moscow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 42 available flights from KIV to DME.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKIV
Origination airport nameChisinau International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeDME
Destination airport nameDomodedovo Airport


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