In general, November is the cheapest month to fly from United Kingdom to Sochi. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around £197. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of November, then book flights to Sochi from United Kingdom during January instead. Flights to Sochi in January, while not as cheap as those in November, still average around £319.
We recommend purchasing flights from United Kingdom to Sochi 47 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Sochi for £326. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United Kingdom for as low as £91.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Sochi is on a Friday when prices can be found for as low as £326. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. On the other hand, Thursday is the most expensive day to depart from United Kingdom because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around £362.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Sochi is in the afternoon. Flights from United Kingdom to Sochi during this time can be as low as £338. In the evening is when there is more demand to fly to Sochi, so prices are often more expensive at around £351 per ticket.
Currently, Russia travel restrictions include travel to Sochi. Russia has restricted the entry of all travelers who are not Russian nationals, permanent residents, residents with residence permits, airline crew members, diplomats, and travelers whose visit concerns the death of a direct relative. Travelers arriving from Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Ireland, Italy, South Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, or the United States who are planning to stay in Moscow must report to the special hotline by phone. They must self-isolate in Moscow for a period of 14 days or for the duration of their stay if less than 14 days. Travelers who have been in China, France, Germany, Iran, Italy, South Korea, or Spain, and are staying in St. Petersburg (LED) should self-isolate for a period of 14 days or for the duration of their stay if less than 14 days. The Russian Government has issued a grace period on visas, residence permits, and other documents that expire between March 15, 2020 to June 15, 2020. Individuals whose documents expire during this period may exit Russia, before the end of the period (June 15, 2020), without formally extending their term of stay or applying for new documents. If you are planning to travel to Sochi at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.