The cheapest times to fly from VKO to HOU are

  • January 1st to January 28th
  • July 16th to September 30th
  • October 22nd to November 25th (except the week of October 29th)

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 VKO to HOU is late September. Prices can be as high as $6961 for Thursday flights during early March, or as low as $1270 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Moscow (VKO) to Houston, TX (HOU) will usually cost between $1293 to $6599 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1285. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $6455. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5170 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4959 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VKO to HOU flight.

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

VKO to HOU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VKO to HOU flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Moscow. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.52, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HOU, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into VKO. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Houston, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Moscow. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $456 (9%) 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 $4388. Return trip prices are from the HOU to VKO 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 VKO to HOU 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 38 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 VKO to HOU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 86.58% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See VKO to IAH flights

Destination alternative #2: Austin – Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) in Austin, TX

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 81.21% less expensive than HOU
  • 2-layover flights available

See VKO to AUS flights


Flight Hacking VKO to HOU

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 VKO to HOU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (VKO > IST > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $869
  • Average savings: $4091 (82.49%)

See VKO to BOS flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (VKO > BOS > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $882
  • Average savings: $4078 (82.22%)

See VKO to IST flights

Hack #3: Rostov (VKO > ROV > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $888
  • Average savings: $4071 (82.09%)

See VKO to ROV flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, El Al, Emirates, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from William P Hobby Airport to Vnukovo Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5916 miles or 9521 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VKO to HOU flight is about 11 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Moscow and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 29 available flights from VKO to HOU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code HOU
Destination airport name William P Hobby Airport
City Houston, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 29.6
Longitude -95.3


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