The cheapest times to fly from BHM to POA are

  • January 15th to February 11th
  • March 12th to April 1st
  • May 7th to June 10th
  • July 30th to November 4th

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 BHM to POA is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $3500 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $1394 for Tuesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Porto Alegre

Flying from Birmingham, AL (BHM) to Porto Alegre (POA) will usually cost between $1486 to $2904 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $1561. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $3111. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1550 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2058 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BHM to POA flight.

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

BHM to POA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BHM to POA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Birmingham. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Porto Alegre, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Birmingham. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $219 (10%) 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 $1901. Return trip prices are from the POA to BHM 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 BHM to POA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 55 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BHM to POA

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 BHM to POA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (BHM > MCO > POA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1078
  • Average savings: $980 (47.62%)

See BHM to MCO flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (BHM > MIA > POA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1079
  • Average savings: $980 (47.59%)

See BHM to MIA flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (BHM > FLL > POA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1145
  • Average savings: $914 (44.39%)

See BHM to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BHM to POA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air New Zealand, American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Salgado Filho Airport to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4967 miles or 7994 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BHM to POA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BHM to POA flight is about 9 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Birmingham, AL and Porto Alegre?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from BHM to POA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BHM
Origination airport name Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
City Birmingham, AL
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -86.8

Return Airport

Destination code POA
Destination airport name Salgado Filho Airport
City Porto Alegre
Country Brazil
Latitude -30
Longitude -51.2


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