In general, October is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Yekaterinburg. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $656. If you’re not able to fly to Yekaterinburg in October, then February is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to Yekaterinburg during February average around $682.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Yekaterinburg from United States is on a Wednesday. momondo users have found tickets for Wednesday departures for as low as $684. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. On the other hand, Tuesday is the most expensive day to depart from United States because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travelers. As a result, prices tend to be around $854.
Currently, Russia travel restrictions include travel to Yekaterinburg. Entry restrictions
Russia has restricted the entry of all travelers who are not Russian nationals, permanent residents, residents with residence permits, airline crew members, diplomats, members of international organizations based in Russia, and travelers whose visit concerns the death of a direct relative. From December 22 until January 12, Russia has suspended flights to and from the UK, for a period of one week. The Russian government allows entry of foreigners for medical treatment or in order to care for relatives in Russia. Travelers with a close family member who is a Russian national may enter the country, but must provide supporting documentation of their relationship. Travelers may transit through Russian airports, as long as they are not entering the country. Nationals and residents of the UK, Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Ethiopia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan (not traveling on flights SU1883 and SU1895), Maldives, Serbia, Seychelles, South Korea, Switzerland, Tanzania, Turkey, UAE arriving directly from their country and not via a third-party nation are permitted to enter Russia, providing they have a valid visa, can demonstrate their citizenship or residence, and comply with other entry requirements.Entry requirements
Foreign travelers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued within 72 hours before arrival. The medical certificate must be issued in Russian or in English. A notarized translation to Russian is accepted.Quarantine requirements
Travelers entering Russia for permanent work purposes including Highly Qualified Specialist (HQS) visa holders are subject to a 14-day self-isolation upon arrival. All other arrivals are not required to self-isolate if arriving on a regularly scheduled flight, provided they can show a negative test certificate. Travelers who do not provide the above documentation will be required to take a PCR test for COVID-19 at their own expense within three days of arriving in Russia. However, if travelers develop any symptoms COVID-19 and/or test positive of COVID-19, they will be required to self-isolate until recovered and tested negative for COVID-19 on a PCR test. Travelers arriving from the UK are subject to self-isolation for 14 days.If you are planning to travel to Yekaterinburg at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.