The cheapest times to fly from REC to VCP are
- March 5th to April 29th (except the week of April 9th)
- July 23rd to December 2nd (except the week of July 30th)
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 REC to VCP is early March. Prices can be as high as $499 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $211 for Tuesday flights around early March.
When to Fly to Campinas
Flying from Recife (REC) to Sao Paulo (VCP) will usually cost between $228 to $416 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $241. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $454. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $213 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $276 can be considered a good price for a round-trip REC to VCP flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the REC to VCP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the REC to VCP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Recife. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $35 (11%) 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 $274. Return trip prices are from the VCP to REC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from REC to VCP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 20 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from REC to VCP while comparing.
- 51 miles (82 km) away from VCP
- Usually 23.01% less expensive than VCP
- Nonstop flights available
- 52 miles (84 km) away from VCP
- Usually 2.17% less expensive than VCP
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from REC to VCP? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Azul, COPA, Gol, LATAM, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Viracopos International Airport to Guararapes Gilberto Freyre International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1309 miles or 2107 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from REC to VCP?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop REC to VCP flight is about 3 hour 20 minutes.
How many flights go between Recife and Sao Paulo?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from REC to VCP.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Guararapes Gilberto Freyre International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Viracopos International Airport|
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