The cheapest times to fly from SID to GRU are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to July 8th
  • November 5th 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 SID to GRU is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $3511 for Sunday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $1108 for Wednesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to São Paulo

Flying from Sal Island (SID) to Sao Paulo (GRU) will usually cost between $1313 to $2898 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $1335. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $3015. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1680 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1759 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SID to GRU flight.

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

SID to GRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SID to GRU flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Sal. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $362 (17%) 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 $1611. Return trip prices are from the GRU to SID 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 SID to GRU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SID 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 SID to GRU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lisbon (SID > LIS > GRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1180
  • Average savings: $579 (32.92%)

See SID to MAD flights

Hack #2: Madrid (SID > MAD > GRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1320
  • Average savings: $439 (24.96%)

See SID to LIS flights

Hack #3: Nice (SID > NCE > GRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1350
  • Average savings: $410 (23.28%)

See SID to NCE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Azores Airlines, Azul, British Airways, COPA, LATAM, TAAG, Tap Air Portugal, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3197 miles or 5145 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SID to GRU flight is about 6 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Sal Island and Sao Paulo?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSID
Origination airport nameAmilcar Cabral International Airport
CitySal Island
CountryCape Verde

Return Airport

Destination codeGRU
Destination airport nameGuarulhos Gov Andre Franco Montoro Airport
CitySao Paulo


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