The cheapest times to fly from SYD to SVO are

  • January 29th to June 3rd (except the weeks of February 12th and April 30th)
  • October 22nd to December 2nd

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 SYD to SVO is late March. Prices can be as high as $1724 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $711 for Tuesday flights around late March.


When to Fly to Moscow

Flying from Sydney (SYD) to Moscow (SVO) will usually cost between $786 to $1416 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $817. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1424. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $606 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $960 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYD to SVO flight.

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

SYD to SVO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYD to SVO flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Sydney. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SVO, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into SYD. 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 $80 (7%) 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 $957. Return trip prices are from the SVO to SYD 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 SYD to SVO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 13 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 SYD to SVO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Domodedovo Airport (DME) in Moscow

  • 43 miles (69 km) away from SVO
  • Usually 6.56% less expensive than SVO
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYD to DME flights


Flight Hacking SYD to SVO

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 SYD to SVO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guangzhou (SYD > CAN > SVO)

  • Price for both tickets: $904
  • Average savings: $57 (5.89%)

See SYD to PEK flights

Hack #2: Beijing (SYD > PEK > SVO)

  • Price for both tickets: $913
  • Average savings: $48 (4.95%)

See SYD to CAN flights

Hack #3: Shanghai (SYD > SHA > SVO)

  • Price for both tickets: $932
  • Average savings: $28 (2.92%)

See SYD to SHA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SYD to SVO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air China, Air France, Air India, Air Serbia, Alitalia, ANA, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Beijing Capital, Belavia, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Etihad, Finnair, Garuda Indonesia, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, MEA, MIAT, S7, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sheremetyevo Airport to Sydney International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9017 miles or 14511 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SYD to SVO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYD to SVO flight is about 17 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Sydney and Moscow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from SYD to SVO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSYD
Origination airport nameSydney International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSVO
Destination airport nameSheremetyevo Airport


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