The cheapest times to fly from GRU to MCO are

  • March 5th to April 22nd (except the week of April 9th)
  • May 21st to June 24th (except the week of June 11th)
  • August 6th to November 25th (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 MCO is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1434 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $723 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $726 to $1090 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $726. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1272. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $546 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $754 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRU to MCO flight.

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

GRU to MCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRU to MCO 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 $0.11, 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 to Orlando, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to São Paulo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $42 (5%) 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 $794. Return trip prices are from the MCO 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 MCO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 40 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking GRU to MCO

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 MCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Brasilia (GRU > BSB > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $623
  • Average savings: $131 (17.37%)

See GRU to GYN flights

Hack #2: Goiania (GRU > GYN > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $698
  • Average savings: $57 (7.49%)

See GRU to BSB flights

Hack #3: Fortaleza (GRU > FOR > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $707
  • Average savings: $47 (6.23%)

See GRU to FOR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, Azul, COPA, Delta, Gol, InterJet, JetBlue, JETSMART SpA, LATAM, Silver Airways, Sky Airline, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Orlando International Airport to Guarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4267 miles or 6867 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRU to MCO flight is about 8 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Sao Paulo and Orlando, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 98 available flights from GRU to MCO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeGRU
Origination airport nameGuarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport
CitySao Paulo

Return Airport

Destination codeMCO
Destination airport nameOrlando International Airport
CityOrlando, FL
Countrythe United States


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