The cheapest times to fly from MCI to VKO are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • March 19th to April 15th (except the week of March 26th)
  • August 20th to December 9th

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 MCI to VKO is early December. Prices can be as high as $3882 for Friday flights during mid June, or as low as $765 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Moscow

Flying from Kansas City, MO (MCI) to Moscow (VKO) will usually cost between $783 to $2318 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $801. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $2005. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1203 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1034 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCI to VKO flight.

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

MCI to VKO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCI to VKO flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Kansas City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $356 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1042. Return trip prices are from the VKO to MCI 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 MCI 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 10 hour 31 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 MCI to VKO while comparing.

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

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from VKO
  • Usually 11.80% less expensive than VKO
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCI to SVO flights


Flight Hacking MCI 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 MCI to VKO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (MCI > LAX > VKO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1014
  • Average savings: $20 (1.93%)

See MCI to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vnukovo Airport to Kansas City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5298 miles or 8526 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCI to VKO flight is about 10 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Kansas City, MO and Moscow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 29 available flights from MCI to VKO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MCI
Origination airport name Kansas City International Airport
City Kansas City, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.3
Longitude -94.7

Return Airport

Destination code VKO
Destination airport name Vnukovo Airport
City Moscow
Country Russia
Latitude 55.6
Longitude 37.3


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