The cheapest times to fly from DEN to CGH are

  • January 22nd to April 1st (except the weeks of January 29th, February 12th, February 19th, and February 26th)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the weeks of August 27th and September 3rd)

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 DEN to CGH is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $3310 for Thursday flights during late July, or as low as $1419 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to São Paulo

Flying from Denver, CO (DEN) to Sao Paulo (CGH) will usually cost between $1629 to $2222 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1552. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2445. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $893 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1754 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEN to CGH flight.

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

DEN to CGH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEN to CGH flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Denver. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CGH, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DEN. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to São Paulo, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Denver. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $133 (7%) 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 $1792. Return trip prices are from the CGH to DEN 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 DEN to CGH can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 21 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from DEN to CGH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Guarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport (GRU) in Sao Paulo

  • 18 miles (29 km) away from CGH
  • Usually 36.74% less expensive than CGH
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEN to GRU flights


Flight Hacking DEN to CGH

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 DEN to CGH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (DEN > MIA > CGH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1022
  • Average savings: $732 (41.73%)

See DEN to MIA flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (DEN > LAS > CGH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1072
  • Average savings: $682 (38.88%)

See DEN to LAS flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (DEN > LAX > CGH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1132
  • Average savings: $622 (35.46%)

See DEN to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Congonhas Airport to Denver International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5759 miles or 9268 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEN to CGH flight is about 11 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Denver, CO and Sao Paulo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from DEN to CGH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DEN
Origination airport name Denver International Airport
City Denver, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -104.7

Return Airport

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


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