The cheapest times to fly from MIA to RAI are

  • January 8th to May 27th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • October 22nd 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 MIA to RAI is early May. Prices can be as high as $2482 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $742 for Wednesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Praia

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Praia (RAI) will usually cost between $799 to $1718 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $780. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1735. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $955 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1076 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to RAI flight.

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

MIA to RAI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to RAI flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Miami. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RAI, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into MIA. 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 $153 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1079. Return trip prices are from the RAI to MIA 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 MIA to RAI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MIA to RAI

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 MIA to RAI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lisbon (MIA > LIS > RAI)

  • Price for both tickets: $903
  • Average savings: $173 (16.08%)

See MIA to LIS flights

Hack #2: Amsterdam (MIA > AMS > RAI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1013
  • Average savings: $63 (5.86%)

See MIA to AMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MIA to RAI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Europa, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, TUIfly Netherlands, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Praia International Airport to Miami International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3727 miles or 5998 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MIA to RAI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to RAI flight is about 7 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Miami, FL and Praia?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from MIA to RAI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MIA
Origination airport name Miami International Airport
City Miami, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 25.8
Longitude -80.3

Return Airport

Destination code RAI
Destination airport name Praia International Airport
City Praia
Country Cape Verde
Latitude 14.9
Longitude -23.5


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