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Flight from Toronto Pearson Airport to Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport
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Top tips for finding cheap flights to Sao Paulo
Book at least 3 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be January, November and December. The cheapest month to fly from Canada is May.
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If you are travelling with children, the washrooms in all three terminals at the São Paulo International Airport (SAO) are equipped with baby changing facilities for your convenience.
You can store your luggage in the Malex do Brasil lockers located in Terminal 2. If you need your bags wrapped, there are luggage wrapping companies, such as Protec Bag, Truestar Securebag, and Exacta, ready to damage-proof your suitcases for a fee.
All three terminals provide free Wi-Fi for an hour and round-the-clock amenities such as ATMs, Currency Exchange Bureaus, eateries, duty-free shops, etc.
If you want to save on taxi fare, you can opt to stay at nearby accommodations that provide complimentary transport services for their patrons. Hotel examples include Vitoria Hostel (1.6 km), Sleep Inn Guarulhos (1.9 km), Hampton by Hilton Guarulhos Airport (2 km), Pullman São Paulo Guarulhos Airport (2.8 km), and Hotel Villa Real (2.9 km).
If you are only interested in accessing the restrooms in the GRU Executive Lounge, American Express Lounge, the Slaviero Fast Sleep Cabins, etc., they offer shower-only packages that you can pay for at the door at R$ 50 (C$ 12.40) for 1h.
FAQs - booking Sao Paulo flights
São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport is located 25 km from São Paulo, and depending on traffic, it would take a taxi approximately 30-60min to safely get to the city centre. Metered taxis are available 24h a day and can be found at the arrivals area of terminals 1, 2, and 3. Conversely, you can catch the line 12-Safira Train next to Terminal 1 and enjoy scenic views of Brazil before getting to downtown São Paulo.
Yes. Car rental companies, such as Hertz, Aviz, Budget, Unidas, Movida, and Localiza, have counters within the airport in the arrival halls of terminals 2 and 3, plus friendly staff are at hand to assist with your rental process 24h a day. To hire a rental car in Sao Paulo, Brazil, you need a major credit card, passport, proof of travel, and vehicle insurance. You also must provide an International Driving Permit, and because it’s not valid on its own, it must be accompanied by a valid, government-issued driver’s license from your country of origin.
Yes. The Slaviero Fast Sleep hotel located on the ground floor of Terminal 2 and Tryp by Wyndham in the transit area of Terminal 3 both provide hourly accommodation to weary overnight passengers who need a hot shower and a comfortable bed to rest.
Yes. São Paulo–Guarulhos International is a well-equipped airport with adapted toilets, elevators, ramps, and lowered telephones. The airport staff is ready to lend a helping hand to arriving or departing passengers that require assistance and specialized equipment like wheelchairs.
Yes. If you have requested or reserved a taxi, you can meet your driver outside the arrival floor of Terminal 1, 2 or 3. There also are free shuttle stops every 15-30min outside the arrivals area of the domestic, Latin American, and intercontinental terminals.
9 km away from Sao Paulo’s city centre, Sao Paulo Congonhas is the closest of the 3 major airports in the city. There are 20 km separating Sao Paulo city centre to Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport, and 79 km to Sao Paulo Viracopos.
Prices will differ depending on the departure airport, but generally, the cheapest airport to fly to in Sao Paulo is Sao Paulo Congonhas Airport, with an average flight price of C$ 159.
On average, a flight to Sao Paulo costs C$ 2,508. The cheapest price found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks cost C$ 683 and departed from Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl Airport.
Air Canada and GOL have waived their change and cancellation fees on flights to Sao Paulo. Confirm policies on booking site.
KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights to Sao Paulo.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Sao Paulo is likely to change within 7 days, so travellers know whether to wait or book now.
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Sao Paulo with an airline and back with another airline.
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