The cheapest times to fly from LAX to GRU are

  • February 19th to April 29th (except the week of February 26th)
  • August 6th to December 2nd

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 LAX to GRU is early September. Prices can be as high as $1602 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $640 for Monday flights around early September.


When to Fly to São Paulo

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Sao Paulo (GRU) will usually cost between $652 to $1281 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $642. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1311. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $669 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $894 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to GRU flight.

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

LAX to GRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to GRU flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GRU, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. Fridays 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 $79 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $928. Return trip prices are from the GRU to LAX 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 LAX to GRU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 4 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Azul, COPA, Delta, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Guarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6162 miles or 9917 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to GRU flight is about 12 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Sao Paulo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 95 available flights from LAX to GRU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAX
Origination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4

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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