Deal Alert: Head to São Paulo from $488 on Delta and United
Update: Some offers mentioned below are no longer available. View the current offers here.
Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend that you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency, such as Orbitz, which allows you to cancel flights without penalty by 11pm Eastern Time within one day of booking. Remember: Fares may disappear quickly, so book right away and take advantage of Orbitz’s courtesy cancellation if you’re unable to travel.
Looking to head down to South America this summer on the cheap? Both Delta and United are offering some great fares for travel between June and August from many cities to São Paulo, Brazil, including flights from Los Angeles (LAX) and New York (JFK).
New York (JFK)-São Paulo for $488.24 on Delta (earns 9,490 MQMs):
Los Angeles (LAX)-São Paulo for $492 on Delta (earns 11,965 MQMs):
Los Angeles (LAX)-São Paulo for $503 on United (earns 12,532 PQMs):
Miami (MIA)-São Paulo for $503 on Delta (earns 10,496 MQMs):
These cheap fares to São Paulo are also available from Phoenix, Dallas, Philadelphia and St. Louis.
For more on São Paulo, check out The Points Guy's Tivoli São Paulo Review, Favorite Places: SPOT & Skye Bar in São Paulo, Brazil and My Trip to São Paulo Brazil on the New American Airlines 777-300 in First Class.
As a reminder, you’ll need a tourist visa if you want to head down to Brazil — for help with visas we recommend our friends at Allied Passport & Visa.
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Hat Tip: The Flight Deal