The cheapest times to fly from STS to FOR are

  • March 5th to April 1st
  • May 7th to June 10th
  • August 13th 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 STS to FOR is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $5690 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1250 for Thursday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Fortaleza

Flying from Santa Rosa, CA (STS) to Fortaleza (FOR) will usually cost between $1512 to $3363 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $1502. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $4100. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2598 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1820 can be considered a good price for a round-trip STS to FOR flight.

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

STS to FOR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the STS to FOR flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Santa Rosa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FOR, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into STS. Fridays 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 $369 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1823. Return trip prices are from the FOR to STS 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 STS to FOR 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 55 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking STS to FOR

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 STS to FOR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (STS > MIA > FOR)

  • Price for both tickets: $992
  • Average savings: $828 (45.49%)

See STS to MIA flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (STS > MCO > FOR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1090
  • Average savings: $731 (40.14%)

See STS to MCO flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (STS > FLL > FOR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1262
  • Average savings: $559 (30.69%)

See STS to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from STS to FOR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Azul, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pinto Martins International Airport to Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6071 miles or 9770 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from STS to FOR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop STS to FOR flight is about 11 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Santa Rosa, CA and Fortaleza?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from STS to FOR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code STS
Origination airport name Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport
City Santa Rosa, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 38.5
Longitude -122.8

Return Airport

Destination code FOR
Destination airport name Pinto Martins International Airport
City Fortaleza
Country Brazil
Latitude -3.8
Longitude -38.5


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