The cheapest times to fly from VKO to SAN are
- January 15th to May 20th (except the week of April 23rd)
- October 15th to November 25th (except the week of October 22nd)
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 SAN is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $1535 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $703 for Wednesday flights around late February and early March.
When to Fly to San Diego
Flying from Moscow (VKO) to San Diego, CA (SAN) will usually cost between $733 to $1144 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $744. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1205. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $461 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $908 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VKO to SAN flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the VKO to SAN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the VKO to SAN flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Moscow. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SAN, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into VKO. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to San Diego, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Moscow. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $143 (12%) 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 $854. Return trip prices are from the SAN to VKO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from VKO to SAN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 3 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 SAN while comparing.
- 109 miles (175 km) away from SAN
- Usually 25.50% less expensive than SAN
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking VKO to SAN
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 SAN — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $744
- Average savings: $164 (18.06%)
- Price for both tickets: $850
- Average savings: $59 (6.44%)
- Price for both tickets: $856
- Average savings: $53 (5.78%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from VKO to SAN? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from San Diego International Airport to Vnukovo Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 6149 miles or 9896 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from VKO to SAN?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop VKO to SAN flight is about 12 hour 3 minutes.
How many flights go between Moscow and San Diego, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from VKO to SAN.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Vnukovo Airport|
|Destination airport name||San Diego International Airport|
|City||San Diego, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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