The cheapest times to fly from MIA to TMS are

  • January 15th to July 22nd (except the weeks of February 5th, February 19th, and March 26th)
  • November 12th to December 2nd (except the week of November 19th)

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 TMS is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $4527 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $2433 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to São Tomé

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Sao Tome Island (TMS) will usually cost between $2531 to $3452 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $2469. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3991. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1522 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2735 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to TMS flight.

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

MIA to TMS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to TMS flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Miami. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is 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 $266 (9%) 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 $2763. Return trip prices are from the TMS 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 TMS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MIA to TMS

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 TMS — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1241
  • Average savings: $1494 (54.63%)

See MIA to LIS flights

Hack #2: Accra (MIA > ACC > TMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1360
  • Average savings: $1375 (50.27%)

See MIA to ACC flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (MIA > IAD > TMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1887
  • Average savings: $848 (31.01%)

See MIA to IAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Lufthansa, SAS, South African, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6020 miles or 9688 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to TMS flight is about 11 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Miami, FL and Sao Tome Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 27 available flights from MIA to TMS.


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 TMS
Destination airport name Salazar Airport
City Sao Tome Island
Country Sao Tome and Principe
Latitude 0.4
Longitude 6.7


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