Oct302015

American Airlines $565 SFO to Rio de Janeiro round trip

There are some low American Airlines $565 round trip fares today from San Francisco SFO  to GIG Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This is a low fare on a high mileage route with a one-stop via New York JFK each way coming in at 14,745 flight miles.

Departure Dates: Most dates from November 3 through December 4 are $565 round trip. There are a few dates available in January and February.

American Airlines  San Francisco – New York JFK – Rio de Janeiro GIG

$564.33  Wednesday, November 4 – Wednesday, November 11

Flight Miles: 14,745 miles

SFO-GIG $565 AA Nov4-11

American Airlines 

San Francisco – New York JFK – Rio de Janeiro GIG – Miami MIA – SFO

$564.33  Saturday February 20 – Wednesday, February 24

Flight Miles: 14,120 miles

SFO-GIG $565 AA Feb 20-24-2016

Bizarre find of the day is United Airlines selling American Airlines flights to Brazil

United Airlines ticket San Francisco – Dallas DFW – Sao Paulo GRU

$644.84  Tuesday December 1 – Sunday December 6

SFO-GRU UA-AA-TAM $645 Dec1-6

Flights from DFW to Brazil are operated by American Airlines and ticketed by United as TAM codeshares. United even lists the TAM codeshare O booking class as a First Class International flight for GRU-SFO on American Airlines, however, AAdvantage shows TAM ticketed O class flights as deep discount economy. Still, TAM economy O class earns 100% flight miles and 100% EQP with AAdvantage.

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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