The cheapest times to fly from FLL to CGH are

  • January 15th to April 8th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • May 14th to June 17th
  • August 27th to December 2nd (except the weeks of September 3rd, September 17th, October 15th, and November 19th)

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 FLL to CGH is mid May. Prices can be as high as $2745 for Saturday flights during early May, or as low as $676 for Friday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to São Paulo

Flying from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) to Sao Paulo (CGH) will usually cost between $863 to $1639 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 $908. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $1493. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $586 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1099 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLL to CGH flight.

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

FLL to CGH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLL to CGH flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Fort Lauderdale. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CGH, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into FLL. Saturdays 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 $301 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1020. Return trip prices are from the CGH to FLL 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 FLL to CGH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 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 FLL 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 31.13% less expensive than CGH
  • 1-layover flights available

See FLL to GRU flights

Destination alternative #2: Viracopos International Airport (VCP) in Sao Paulo

  • 52 miles (84 km) away from CGH
  • Usually 27.31% less expensive than CGH
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to VCP flights


Flight Hacking FLL 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 FLL to CGH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Rio de Janeiro (FLL > GIG > CGH)

  • Price for both tickets: $771
  • Average savings: $328 (29.81%)

See FLL to GIG flights

Hack #2: Belo Horizonte (FLL > CNF > CGH)

  • Price for both tickets: $859
  • Average savings: $240 (21.85%)

See FLL to CNF flights

Hack #3: Goiania (FLL > GYN > CGH)

  • Price for both tickets: $881
  • Average savings: $218 (19.85%)

See FLL to GYN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Azul, Bahamasair, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Congonhas Airport to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4098 miles or 6595 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLL to CGH flight is about 8 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Lauderdale, FL and Sao Paulo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from FLL to CGH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FLL
Origination airport name Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
City Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.1
Longitude -80.1

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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