The cheapest times to fly from MAD to GRU are

  • January 15th to June 3rd
  • October 29th to December 9th

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 MAD to GRU is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1312 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $525 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to São Paulo

Flying from Madrid (MAD) to Sao Paulo (GRU) will usually cost between $525 to $1017 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $529. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1158. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $629 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $648 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAD to GRU flight.

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

MAD to GRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAD to GRU flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Madrid. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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 $76 (10%) 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 $665. Return trip prices are from the GRU to MAD 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 MAD to GRU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 21 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, Avianca, Azul, BoA, British Airways, COPA, Delta, El Al, Ethiopian, Finnair, Gol, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, LATAM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Guarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport to Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5206 miles or 8378 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAD to GRU flight is about 10 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Madrid and Sao Paulo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 88 available flights from MAD to GRU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAD
Origination airport name Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport
City Madrid
Country Spain
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -3.6

Return Airport

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


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