The cheapest times to fly from SCO to VIE are

  • March 26th to July 22nd
  • August 6th to October 7th

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 SCO to VIE is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $3277 for Tuesday flights during early January, or as low as $547 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Vienna

Flying from Aktau (SCO) to Vienna (VIE) will usually cost between $547 to $3202 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $547. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2077. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1530 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2357 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCO to VIE flight.

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

SCO to VIE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SCO to VIE flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Aktau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.88, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Vienna, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Aktau. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2242 (75%) 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 $574. Return trip prices are from the VIE to SCO 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 SCO to VIE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 59 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 SCO to VIE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport (BUD) in Budapest

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from VIE
  • Usually 12.26% less expensive than VIE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SCO to BUD flights


Flight Hacking SCO to VIE

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 SCO to VIE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kiev (SCO > KBP > VIE)

  • Price for both tickets: $520
  • Average savings: $1837 (77.94%)

See SCO to SVO flights

Hack #2: Moscow (SCO > SVO > VIE)

  • Price for both tickets: $532
  • Average savings: $1825 (77.43%)

See SCO to KBP flights

Hack #3: Istanbul (SCO > IST > VIE)

  • Price for both tickets: $555
  • Average savings: $1802 (76.45%)

See SCO to IST flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SCO to VIE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air France, Air Moldova, Air Serbia, atlasglobal, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, TAROM, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vienna International Airport to Shevchenko Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1669 miles or 2686 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SCO to VIE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCO to VIE flight is about 3 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Aktau and Vienna?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from SCO to VIE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SCO
Origination airport name Shevchenko Airport
City Aktau
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 43.9
Longitude 51.1

Return Airport

Destination code VIE
Destination airport name Vienna International Airport
City Vienna
Country Austria
Latitude 48.1
Longitude 16.6


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