The cheapest times to fly from FOR to GRU are

  • early February
  • March 5th to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 17th
  • August 6th to September 23rd

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 FOR to GRU is mid May. Prices can be as high as $407 for Sunday flights during mid February, or as low as $150 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to São Paulo

Flying from Fortaleza (FOR) to Sao Paulo (GRU) will usually cost between $153 to $331 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $151. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid February, with an average price of $335. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $184 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $178 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FOR to GRU flight.

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

FOR to GRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FOR to GRU flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fortaleza. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $22 (11%) 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 $187. Return trip prices are from the GRU to FOR 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 FOR to GRU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 36 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FOR to GRU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Azul, COPA, Emirates, Gol, KLM, LATAM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Guarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport to Pinto Martins International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1458 miles or 2346 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FOR to GRU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FOR to GRU flight is about 3 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Fortaleza and Sao Paulo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from FOR to GRU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FOR
Origination airport name Pinto Martins International Airport
City Fortaleza
Country Brazil
Latitude -3.8
Longitude -38.5

Return Airport

Destination code GRU
Destination airport name Guarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport
City Sao Paulo
Country Brazil
Latitude -23.4
Longitude -46.5


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