The cheapest times to fly from PLQ to VKO are

  • January 15th to March 18th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 12th)
  • September 10th to October 28th
  • November 12th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 PLQ to VKO is early October. Prices can be as high as $1157 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $267 for Saturday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Moscow

Flying from Palanga (PLQ) to Moscow (VKO) will usually cost between $309 to $398 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 $312. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $529. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $217 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $328 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PLQ to VKO flight.

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

PLQ to VKO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PLQ to VKO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Palanga. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Moscow, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Palanga. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $28 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $329. Return trip prices are from the VKO to PLQ 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 PLQ to VKO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Riga (PLQ > RIX > VKO)

  • Price for both tickets: $224
  • Average savings: $105 (31.86%)

See PLQ to MSQ flights

Hack #2: Minsk (PLQ > MSQ > VKO)

  • Price for both tickets: $310
  • Average savings: $19 (5.64%)

See PLQ to RIX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Austrian, Belavia, LOT, RusLine, SAS, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, UTair, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vnukovo Airport to Palanga International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 627 miles or 1009 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PLQ to VKO flight is about 2 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Palanga and Moscow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from PLQ to VKO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePLQ
Origination airport namePalanga International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeVKO
Destination airport nameVnukovo Airport


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