The cheapest times to fly from VKO to LGB are

  • February 19th to March 25th
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 LGB is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $14900 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $5100 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Long Beach

Flying from Moscow (VKO) to Long Beach, CA (LGB) will usually cost between $5553 to $14900 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $5103. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $9186. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4083 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $7372 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VKO to LGB flight.

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

VKO to LGB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VKO to LGB 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 $0.75, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGB, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into VKO. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Long Beach, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Moscow. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1639 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $7260. Return trip prices are from the LGB 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 LGB 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 57 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 LGB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 90.82% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See VKO to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 87.68% less expensive than LGB
  • 2-layover flights available

See VKO to SAN flights

Destination alternative #3: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 33.10% less expensive than LGB
  • 2-layover flights available

See VKO to BUR flights


Flight Hacking VKO to LGB

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 LGB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: St. Petersburg (VKO > LED > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $853
  • Average savings: $6520 (88.44%)

See VKO to MXP flights

Hack #2: Milan (VKO > MXP > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $872
  • Average savings: $6500 (88.17%)

See VKO to LED flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (VKO > SFO > LGB)

  • Price for both tickets: $902
  • Average savings: $6471 (87.77%)

See VKO to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Long Beach Airport to Vnukovo Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6089 miles or 9799 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VKO to LGB flight is about 11 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Moscow and Long Beach, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from VKO to LGB.


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 LGB
Destination airport name Long Beach Airport
City Long Beach, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -118.2


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