Deal alert: New York to Moscow in business for $1,530 round-trip

Oct 20, 2019

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Flights to Moscow have dropped as low as $1,530 round-trip in business with departures from New York City (JFK). This is an absolute steal, with tickets booked on Alitalia and flown on both Aeroflot and the Italian airline. Dates are spanning across several months and early into April 2020, so there’s plenty of time to plan a trip (and apply for a visa).

To search, head to Google Flights and enter your origin and destination cities. Scroll through the calendar function to find dates and prices that work for you. Finally, click through to book directly with the airline or through an OTA like Priceline or Expedia.

Airlines: Alitalia
Routes: JFK to SVO
Cost: $1,530 round-trip in business
Travel Dates: 
November 2019 — April 2020
Pay With:
The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on airfare booked directly with the airline), Citi Prestige® Card (5x on airfare),  Citi Premier® Card (3x on airfare), Chase Sapphire Reserve (3x on travel), American Express® Gold Card (3x on airfare booked directly with the airline or amextravel.com) or Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on travel)

Here’s an example of what you can book:

New York City (JFK) to Moscow (SVO) for $1,530 round-trip via Gotogate:



New York City (JFK) to Moscow (SVO) for $1,609 round-trip on Alitalia’s website:


New York City (JFK) to Moscow (SVO) for $1,564 round-trip via Travelgenio:



New York City (JFK) to Moscow (SVO) for $1,540 round-trip via Gotogate:


New York City (JFK) to Moscow (SVO) for $1,384 round-trip via American Express (for holders of the The Platinum Card® from American Express):

Don’t forget to use a credit card that earns additional points on airfare purchases, such as The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on flights booked directly with airlines or American Express Travel), Citi Prestige® Card (5x on airfare), Chase Sapphire Reserve, American Express® Gold Card,  Citi Premier® Card (3x on airfare) or the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on all travel purchases). Check out our guide to the best cards for airfare purchases to learn more.

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