The cheapest times to fly from MCO to CEK are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 23rd to June 10th
  • October 8th to November 11th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 MCO to CEK is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $5730 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $928 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Chelyabinsk

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Chelyabinsk (CEK) will usually cost between $1048 to $3644 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1297. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $5730. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4433 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2303 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to CEK flight.

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

MCO to CEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to CEK flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CEK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MCO. Sundays 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 $827 (31%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1794. Return trip prices are from the CEK to MCO 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 MCO to CEK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MCO to CEK

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 MCO to CEK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (MCO > JFK > CEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $984
  • Average savings: $1320 (57.29%)

See MCO to JFK flights

Hack #2: Moscow (MCO > SVO > CEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1166
  • Average savings: $1137 (49.37%)

See MCO to SVO flights

Hack #3: Moscow (MCO > VKO > CEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1189
  • Average savings: $1114 (48.37%)

See MCO to VKO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MCO to CEK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, Delta, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, S7, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Balandino Airport to Orlando International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6246 miles or 10052 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MCO to CEK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to CEK flight is about 12 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Chelyabinsk?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from MCO to CEK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MCO
Origination airport name Orlando International Airport
City Orlando, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.4
Longitude -81.3

Return Airport

Destination code CEK
Destination airport name Balandino Airport
City Chelyabinsk
Country Russia
Latitude 55.3
Longitude 61.5


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