The cheapest way to fly on the March holidays is from Moscow to St. Petersburg, Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod, and from foreign destinations it will be the cheapest to go to Turkey, Egypt and India, RIA Novosti was told in the Aviasales ticket booking service.
“From March 7 to March 12, the most profitable domestic destinations from Moscow are St. Petersburg and Kazan, from 5.2 thousand rubles round-trip, Nizhny Novgorod – from 6 thousand rubles,” the service reported.
They noted that from foreign tourist destinations from Moscow on the same dates without transfers, it would be cheapest to fly to Turkey – from 19.8 thousand rubles round-trip, Egypt – from 30 thousand, India – from 34 thousand rubles.
The service also analyzed where it is more profitable to go from St. Petersburg from March 7 to March 12. Here, Moscow is in the first place – from 4.5 thousand rubles there and back. On the second line is Kaliningrad (from 7.2 thousand), followed by Kazan (from 7.5 thousand). As for foreign destinations, it is the cheapest way to fly from St. Petersburg to Turkey (from 35.3 thousand), the United Arab Emirates (from 56.5 thousand) and Egypt (from 77.3 thousand).
“If you look at where Russians from different cities booked tickets for different dates in March, the most popular tourist destinations are Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Thailand, Israel and Georgia. From domestic Russian destinations – Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Mineralnye Vody and Makhachkala” , – added in the service.