The cheapest times to fly from MIA to RAO are

  • January 22nd to February 18th (except the week of January 29th)
  • March 5th to April 15th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • April 30th to June 10th
  • October 8th 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 MIA to RAO is late May. Prices can be as high as $2283 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $768 for Monday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Ribeirao Preto

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Ribeirao Preto (RAO) will usually cost between $768 to $1278 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $789. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2138. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1349 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $858 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to RAO flight.

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

MIA to RAO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to RAO flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Miami. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RAO, and Tuesday 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 $64 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $893. Return trip prices are from the RAO 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 RAO 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 1 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 MIA to RAO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Viracopos International Airport (VCP) in Sao Paulo

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from RAO
  • Usually 10.31% less expensive than RAO
  • 1-layover flights available

See MIA to VCP flights

Destination alternative #2: Sao Jose Do Rio Preto Airport (SJP) in Sao Jose Do Rio Preto

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from RAO
  • Usually 4.55% less expensive than RAO
  • 1-layover flights available

See MIA to SJP flights


Flight Hacking MIA to RAO

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 RAO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sao Paulo (MIA > GRU > RAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $784
  • Average savings: $74 (8.62%)

See MIA to GRU flights

Hack #2: Sao Paulo (MIA > CGH > RAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $812
  • Average savings: $47 (5.42%)

See MIA to CGH flights

Hack #3: Belo Horizonte (MIA > CNF > RAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $833
  • Average savings: $25 (2.91%)

See MIA to CNF flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Leite Lopes Airport to Miami International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3906 miles or 6286 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to RAO flight is about 8 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Miami, FL and Ribeirao Preto?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from MIA to RAO.


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 RAO
Destination airport name Leite Lopes Airport
City Ribeirao Preto
Country Brazil
Latitude -21.1
Longitude -47.8


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