Sao Paulo to Recife Flights
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.
Cheap flights from Sao Paulo to Recife
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Sao Paulo and Recife airports and terminals
Airports in Sao PauloSP, BR
Guarulhos Intl (GRU)
Distance from City Center: 14.8 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from GRU to REC
Terminal Carriers Terminal 2 GOL
Distance from City Center: 4.5 miles
Interesting facts about flights from Sao Paulo to Recife
- 6 direct flights are operating from Sao Paulo to Recife today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 6m.
- GOL flight 1282 (3:30 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Sao Paulo to Recife.
- GOL flight 1290 (2:05 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 2084, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 2h 59m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Sao Paulo to Recife (GOL flight 1290, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 3h 15m.
- Flights from Congonhas (CGH), Guarulhos Intl (GRU) to Guararapes Intl (REC) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Sao Paulo and Recife
|Boeing 737-700 Passenger||GOL|
|Boeing 737-800 Passenger||GOL|
Flight schedule for flights from Sao Paulo to Recife on Fri, Dec 6, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|TAM Airlines||JJ3646||GRU||4:00 AM||REC||6:03 AM||320||3hr 3min|
|TAM Airlines||JJ3524||GRU||6:40 AM||REC||9:03 AM||320||3hr 23min|
|TAM Airlines||JJ3504||GRU||8:40 AM||REC||10:35 AM||321||2hr 55min|
|GOL/GOL||G31179/G31630||GRU||5:45 AM||REC||10:45 AM||738/73G||6hr 0min|
|GOL/GOL||G31160/G31630||GRU||7:00 AM||REC||10:45 AM||738/73G||4hr 45min|
|TAM Airlines/TAM Airlines||JJ3252/JJ3080||CGH||6:52 AM||REC||11:00 AM||320/320||5hr 8min|
|TAM Airlines/TAM Airlines||JJ3686/JJ3080||GRU||7:15 AM||REC||11:00 AM||320/320||4hr 45min|
|GOL||G31282||GRU||9:30 AM||REC||11:42 AM||738||3hr 12min|
|TAM Airlines/TAM Airlines||JJ3702/JJ3860||CGH||6:47 AM||REC||11:57 AM||319/321||6hr 10min|
|TAM Airlines/TAM Airlines||JJ3716/JJ3860||CGH||7:44 AM||REC||11:57 AM||320/321||5hr 13min|
|TAM Airlines/TAM Airlines||JJ3562/JJ3860||GRU||7:20 AM||REC||11:57 AM||321/321||5hr 37min|
|GOL/GOL||G31160/G31790||GRU||7:00 AM||REC||12:20 PM||738/73G||6hr 20min|
|GOL/GOL||G31300/G31616||CGH||7:19 AM||REC||12:23 PM||738/738||6hr 4min|
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