The cheapest times to fly from CGH to JFK are

  • January 22nd to April 1st (except the week of February 19th)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • October 8th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CGH to JFK is early November. Prices can be as high as $2636 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $708 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Sao Paulo (CGH) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $756 to $1328 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $744. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1706. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $962 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $860 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CGH to JFK flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CGH to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CGH to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CGH to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from São Paulo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into CGH. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to New York, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to São Paulo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $73 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $882. Return trip prices are from the JFK to CGH flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CGH to JFK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 34 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking CGH to JFK

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CGH to JFK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Brasilia (CGH > BSB > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $772
  • Average savings: $89 (10.29%)

See CGH to GYN flights

Hack #2: Goiania (CGH > GYN > JFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $858
  • Average savings: $3 (0.29%)

See CGH to BSB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CGH to JFK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, American, Azul, COPA, Delta, Gol, LATAM, Tap Air Portugal, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Congonhas Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4769 miles or 7675 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CGH to JFK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CGH to JFK flight is about 9 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Sao Paulo and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from CGH to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CGH
Origination airport name Congonhas Airport
City Sao Paulo
Country Brazil
Latitude -23.6
Longitude -46.7

Return Airport

Destination code JFK
Destination airport name John F. Kennedy International Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.6
Longitude -73.8


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.