The cheapest times to fly from GRU to ANC are

  • January 29th to April 29th (except the weeks of February 19th and February 26th)
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • September 10th to November 25th (except the weeks of September 24th and October 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 GRU to ANC is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $3317 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1010 for Monday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Anchorage

Flying from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Anchorage, AK (ANC) will usually cost between $1309 to $2204 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1113. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2703. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1590 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1538 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRU to ANC flight.

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

GRU to ANC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRU to ANC flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from São Paulo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ANC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into GRU. 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 $178 (10%) 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 $1529. Return trip prices are from the ANC to GRU 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 GRU to ANC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GRU to ANC

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 GRU to ANC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (GRU > LAX > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1080
  • Average savings: $458 (29.78%)

See GRU to BOS flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (GRU > BOS > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1184
  • Average savings: $354 (23.02%)

See GRU to LAX flights

Hack #3: Vancouver (GRU > YVR > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1222
  • Average savings: $316 (20.55%)

See GRU to YVR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport to Guarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8073 miles or 12992 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRU to ANC flight is about 15 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Sao Paulo and Anchorage, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from GRU to ANC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GRU
Origination airport name Guarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport
City Sao Paulo
Country Brazil
Latitude -23.4
Longitude -46.5

Return Airport

Destination code ANC
Destination airport name Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City Anchorage, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 61.2
Longitude -150


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