The cheapest times to fly from GRU to JFK are

  • January 22nd to March 25th (except the week of February 19th)
  • April 16th to June 10th
  • September 24th to December 9th (except the week of 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 JFK is early November. Prices can be as high as $1445 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $580 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Sao Paulo (GRU) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $631 to $1081 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $634. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1305. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $671 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $747 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRU to JFK flight.

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

GRU to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRU to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from São Paulo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $65 (7%) 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 $737. Return trip prices are from the JFK 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 JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 33 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, American, Avianca, Azul, British Airways, COPA, Delta, El Al, Gol, Iberia, JetBlue, Korean Air, LATAM, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Guarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4761 miles or 7662 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRU to JFK flight is about 9 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Sao Paulo and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from GRU to JFK.


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 JFK
Destination airport name John F. Kennedy International Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.6
Longitude -73.8


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