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The cheapest times to fly from GRU to RSW are

  • January 15th to May 20th (except the week of May 7th)
  • October 29th to December 2nd

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 RSW is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2896 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1116 for Tuesday flights around mid November.

 

When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $1218 to $2207 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1241. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2339. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1098 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1618 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRU to RSW flight.

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

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GRU to RSW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRU to RSW 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 $0.24, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Fort Myers, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to São Paulo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $228 (13%) 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 $1512. Return trip prices are from the RSW to GRU flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from GRU to RSW 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 30 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 GRU to RSW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 62.24% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See GRU to MIA flights

Destination alternative #2: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 54.60% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRU to FLL flights

Destination alternative #3: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 53.40% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See GRU to MCO flights

Destination alternative #4: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 44.65% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRU to TPA flights

Destination alternative #5: Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 10.01% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRU to PBI flights

Destination alternative #6: Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) in Sarasota/Bradenton, FL

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 2.29% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRU to SRQ flights

 

Flight Hacking GRU to RSW

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 RSW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (GRU > BOS > RSW)

  • Price for both tickets: $929
  • Average savings: $690 (42.61%)

See GRU to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (GRU > JFK > RSW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1019
  • Average savings: $599 (37.02%)

See GRU to BOS flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (GRU > EWR > RSW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1048
  • Average savings: $570 (35.23%)

See GRU to EWR flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4179 miles or 6725 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRU to RSW flight is about 8 hour 30 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from GRU to RSW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeGRU
Origination airport nameGuarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport
CitySao Paulo
CountryBrazil
Latitude-23.4
Longitude-46.5

Return Airport

Destination codeRSW
Destination airport nameSouthwest Florida International Airport
CityFort Myers, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude26.5
Longitude-81.8

 

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