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Top tips for finding cheap flights to Russia
Book at least 1 week before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be January, February and December. The cheapest month to fly to Russia is February.
FAQs - booking Russia flights
Can I fly to Russia? Are there any travel restrictions when entering Russia?
Most visitors from Wellington will not be allowed to enter Russia. Russian citizens and those who have residence permit are allowed to enter the country. Russian nationals arriving by air are required to register in an electronic form prior to arrival in the country. Read more about travel restrictions for Russia
Can I fly to Russia without having to quarantine on arrival?
Visitors from Wellington will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Russia.
Do I need to take a coronavirus (Covid-19) test before flying to Russia?
Visitors from Wellington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Russia.
What documents do I need to fly to Russia?
Medical Insurance Policy Permitted arrivals must present a medical insurance policy (VHI) that must be valid throughout Russia and cover a possible case of COVID-19 infection.
What other coronavirus (Covid-19) restrictions are there in Russia?
Masks: Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants: Open with restrictions
Bars: Open with restrictions
How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights to Russia?
KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights to Russia.
How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Wellington to Russia?
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Russia is likely to change within 7 days, so travellers know whether to wait or book now.
What is the Hacker Fare option on flights to Russia?
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Russia with an airline and back with another airline.
What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight to Russia?
Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Russia up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.
Safety measures for airlines flying from Wellington to Russia
Airlines flying from Wellington to Russia have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travellers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Wellington to Russia
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Wellington to Russia
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Wellington to Russia
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Wellington to Russia