The cheapest times to fly from PHX to VKO are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • March 19th to April 15th (except the week of March 26th)
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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 PHX to VKO is early September. Prices can be as high as $2678 for Friday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $771 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Moscow

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Moscow (VKO) will usually cost between $818 to $2309 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $849. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $2126. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1276 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1004 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to VKO flight.

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

PHX to VKO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to VKO flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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 to Moscow, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Phoenix. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $262 (18%) 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 $1091. Return trip prices are from the VKO to PHX 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 PHX 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 49 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 PHX to VKO while comparing.

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

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from VKO
  • Usually 5.98% less expensive than VKO
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to SVO flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $946
  • Average savings: $59 (5.83%)

See PHX to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vnukovo Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6022 miles or 9691 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to VKO flight is about 11 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Moscow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from PHX to VKO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PHX
Origination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112

Return Airport

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


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