May072015

American drops Brazil fares again, United and Delta too, low $600s from Los Angeles and San Francisco

San Francisco to Brazil routes have dropped for the third time in the past week and Los Angeles fares are lower too. Departure dates from late May into October have lowest fares. There are several airports in the $600s with Rio de Janeiro GIG, Sao Paulo GRU and Brasilia BSB. There are other Brazilian airports in the $600s too. Lots of competition from the Big 3 for a dozen or so California airport routes to Brazil.

Los Angeles LAX – GRU Sao Paulo (nonstop flights)

American Airlines $649.24 October 7 to 14.

12,312 flight miles round trip.

LAX-GRU AA $650 Oct15

American Airlines earns 100% flight miles for economy booking class Q.

Copa Airlines has its own sale from Los Angeles to Rio De Janeiro GIG.

Copa challenges AA on the Rio GIG route with a $682 fare via Panama.

LAX-GIG Copa July15 $682

United Airlines has beach locations like Natal on sale under $700 for travel in August.

Los Angeles LAX – NAT Natal, Brazil

United Airlines $683.50  August 10-19

LAX-NAT Natal BR $684 UA

San Francisco SFO – BSB Brasilia, Brazil

Delta Airlines $675.15  August 10-19

LAX-BSB $675 DL Aug15

About Ric Garrido

Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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