The cheapest times to fly from FNC to GSO are

  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • November 5th to December 9th
  • December 24th to March 25th (except the week of January 1st)

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 FNC to GSO is late January. Prices can be as high as $2245 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $999 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Greensboro

Flying from Funchal (FNC) to Greensboro/High Point, NC (GSO) will usually cost between $1035 to $1852 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1035. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1828. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $793 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1280 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FNC to GSO flight.

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

FNC to GSO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FNC to GSO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Madeira. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is 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 $350 (18%) 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 $1237. Return trip prices are from the GSO to FNC 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 FNC to GSO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 22 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 FNC to GSO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, NC

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from GSO
  • Usually 5.94% less expensive than GSO
  • 1-layover flights available

See FNC to CLT flights

Destination alternative #2: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from GSO
  • Usually 0.47% less expensive than GSO
  • 1-layover flights available

See FNC to RDU flights


Flight Hacking FNC to GSO

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 FNC to GSO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (FNC > JFK > GSO)

  • Price for both tickets: $921
  • Average savings: $359 (28.05%)

See FNC to BOS flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (FNC > BOS > GSO)

  • Price for both tickets: $922
  • Average savings: $358 (27.97%)

See FNC to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (FNC > EWR > GSO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1043
  • Average savings: $238 (18.55%)

See FNC to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FNC to GSO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Austrian, Azores Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Piedmont Triad International Airport to Madeira Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3544 miles or 5704 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FNC to GSO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FNC to GSO flight is about 7 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Funchal and Greensboro/High Point, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from FNC to GSO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FNC
Origination airport name Madeira Airport
City Funchal
Country Portugal
Latitude 32.7
Longitude -16.8

Return Airport

Destination code GSO
Destination airport name Piedmont Triad International Airport
City Greensboro/High Point, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 36.1
Longitude -79.9


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