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Sao Paulo to Recife Flights

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Selected fares from Sao Paulo to Recife

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SAO REC Sat, Feb 28 - Fri, Mar 6 $162
SAO REC Sat, Feb 28 - Fri, Mar 6 $336
SAO REC Sat, Feb 28 - Fri, Mar 6 $380
SAO REC Sat, Feb 28 - Fri, Mar 6 $2,369
SAO REC Sat, Feb 28 - Fri, Mar 6 $2,858

Sao Paulo and Recife airports and terminals

Airports in Sao Paulo SP, BR
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    Guarulhos Intl (GRU)

    Distance from City Center: 14.8 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from GRU to REC

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Aerolineas Argentinas, GOL, LAN Airlines
    Terminal 2 GOL, LAN Airlines
  • 2

    Congonhas (CGH)

    Distance from City Center: 4.5 miles

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Airports in Recife PE, BR
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    Guararapes Intl (REC)

    Distance from City Center: 0.6 miles

    Carriers for flights from SAO to REC

    Carriers
    Aerolineas Argentinas, GOL, LAN Airlines
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Featured Recife Airport Hotels

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Boa Viagem Beach amidst, Downtown and Historic Bairro Do Recife 15 minutes, Recife Airport REC 1.6 km, City Centre 2 km More

Golden Tulip Recife Palace

3 stars
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Avenida Boa Viagem, 4070 Map

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Mercure Recife Navegantes Hotel

3 stars
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Rua dos Navegantes 1706 Map

...The hotel is just 2.5 miles (4 km) from Guararapes airport and a few minutes from Recife shopping center, the largest one in the city.... More

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Duble Hotel

3 stars
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Rua Tenente Joao Cicero, 47 Map

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...location at Boa Viagem neighborhood, located just a block from the best stretch of beach and only 15 minutes from Guararapes International Airport, close to bars, restaurants, supermarkets and... More

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Mercure Recife Metropolis Hotel

3 stars
3.0 / 5 1 reviews

Rua Estado de Israel 203 Map

Rate includes breakfast

...Agamenon Magalhães, linking Recife with Olinda, and is 7.5 miles (12 km) from Guararapes Airport. More

January

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Sao Paulo to Recife

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Jan 11 Sao Paulo (GRU) Recife (REC) GOL $334
Earn $3.34
Return Thu, Feb 19 Recife (REC) Sao Paulo (GRU) GOL
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February

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Sao Paulo to Recife

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 28 Sao Paulo (GRU) Recife (REC) GOL $162
Earn $1.62
Return Fri, Mar 6 Recife (REC) Sao Paulo (GRU) GOL
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Flights to Recife

Flights From Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo, the largest city in Brazil, is serviced by two airports, the Sao Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport and the Congonhas-Sao Paulo Airport. Cheap flights from Sao Paulo can be booked to most international destinations using Orbitz.com. The Sao Paulo-Guarulhos airport is located about 16 miles from the city's center and is used for international flights, while the Congonhas-Sao Paulo airport handles mostly domestic and regional flights throughout the area. Some of the airlines offering international flights from Sao Paulo-Guarulhos include Air China, Air France, Lufthansa, British Airways and United Airlines.

Parking at the São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport

Parking is available at the official parking lot for up to 3098 vehicles. Fees for parking begin at $4.50 an hour for a single hour and rise to $25.25 for a full day. Alternative parking is available at the Airport Park, which is located 1.24 miles from the airport and offers shuttle service. Airport Park charges only $13.40 a day for parking.

Transportation to the São Paulo-Guarulhos Airport

Bus transportation is available from Sao Paulo to the airport, running a circuit of the major hotels in the downtown area at a cost of about $17.50 for a trip of up to two hours, depending on where you catch the bus. Taxi service is also available from anywhere in town, with service from the downtown area costing approximately $65.

Breakfast Before Leaving

Those wishing to enjoy a last meal before leaving town can try the Fogo de Chao for a delicious breakfast or Jardineira Grill for a late-night meal before catching the red-eye cheap flights from Sao Paulo. If there's no time to stop and eat before the airport, a quick meal can be had at the Crepe de Paris or the Café Havana in the airport itself.

Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto International Airport

Find cheap flights to Recife by using the search tools at Orbitz.com. Located about six miles from the center of the city, Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto International Airport (Av. Mascarenhas de Moraes) provides air service for the area. A number of airlines, such as American Airlines, Azul and Oceanair, offer both domestic and international flights to this state-of-the-art airport.

Getting from Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto International Airport

Ground transportation at the airport includes bus sevices that will take you to downtown Recife or to the bus station. The RRFSA train also makes stops near the terminal on Avenue Sul, and taxis are also available.

Weather in Recife

Temperatures in Recife are warm year round, making it ideal for a winter escape. August and September are the coolest months with lows in the upper 60s and highs in the low 80s. December through January boasts lows in the lower 70s and highs in the upper 80s.

Attractions in Recife

Recife offers a variety of tourist attractions. Boa Viagem Beach is a popular destination featuring coral reefs and miniature swimming pools. Rua do Bom Jesus Island is Recife's oldest attraction and it is where you will find the Kahal Zur Synagogue and free weekend concerts. Also in Recife is São Pedro dos Clérigos, a beautiful cathedral that dates back to the 1700s. No matter where you plan to visit in the city, Orbitz.com can get you started by helping you find cheap flights to Recife.

Interesting facts about flights from Sao Paulo to Recife

    • 8 direct flights are operating from Sao Paulo to Recife today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 12m.
    • GOL flight 9005 (1:00 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Sao Paulo to Recife.
    • GOL flight 2138 (11:25 PM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Sao Paulo to Recife.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Sao Paulo to Recife (GOL flight 1292, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 2h 50m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Sao Paulo to Recife (GOL flight 2138, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 3h 43m.
    • Flights from Congonhas (CGH), Guarulhos Intl (GRU) to Guararapes Intl (REC) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Sao Paulo to Recife on Tue, Dec 23, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
TAM JJ3500 GRU 10:00 PM REC 12:05 AM 321 3hr 5min
GOL/GOL G31416/G31420 CGH 6:15 PM REC 12:10 AM 738/738 6hr 55min
GOL/GOL G31878/G31420 CGH 8:05 PM REC 12:10 AM 738/738 5hr 5min
GOL/GOL G31314/G31724 CGH 6:40 PM REC 12:30 AM 738/738 6hr 50min
GOL/GOL G31316/G31724 CGH 7:55 PM REC 12:30 AM 73G/738 5hr 35min
GOL/GOL G32182/G31724 GRU 7:05 PM REC 12:30 AM 738/738 6hr 25min
GOL/GOL G31614/G31474 CGH 7:15 PM REC 1:10 AM 738/738 6hr 55min
GOL/GOL G31559/G31474 GRU 7:40 PM REC 1:10 AM 738/738 6hr 30min
TAM/TAM JJ3240/JJ3658 CGH 7:55 PM REC 1:30 AM 320/320 6hr 35min
GOL G31292 GRU 11:20 PM REC 1:35 AM 738 3hr 15min
GOL/GOL G31228/G31192 CGH 10:15 PM REC 2:00 AM 738/73G 4hr 45min
TAM JJ3506 GRU 11:55 PM REC 2:03 AM 321 3hr 8min
TAM JJ3646 GRU 3:10 AM REC 5:07 AM 320 2hr 57min