The cheapest times to fly from MCO to GRU are

  • March 5th to July 1st
  • September 10th to October 7th (except the week of September 24th)
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 MCO to GRU is early April. Prices can be as high as $1346 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $744 for Tuesday flights around early April.


When to Fly to São Paulo

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Sao Paulo (GRU) will usually cost between $745 to $1133 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $745. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1226. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $481 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $851 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to GRU flight.

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

MCO to GRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to GRU flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to São Paulo, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Orlando. 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 $861. Return trip prices are from the GRU to MCO 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 MCO to GRU 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 MCO to GRU

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 MCO to GRU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fortaleza (MCO > FOR > GRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $784
  • Average savings: $68 (7.93%)

See MCO to FOR flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (MCO > MIA > GRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $834
  • Average savings: $17 (2%)

See MCO to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, Azul, COPA, Delta, Frontier, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, Silver Airways, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

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

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

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

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from MCO to GRU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MCO
Origination airport name Orlando International Airport
City Orlando, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.4
Longitude -81.3

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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