Cheap flights from São Paulo to Recife

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Travelers usually depart from São Paulo–Guarulhos International, Viracopos International, or São Paulo–Congonhas when they travel from São Paulo to Recife. The distance between São Paulo and Recife is 2102 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Azul, Gol Transportes Aéreos, and LATAM Airlines. São Paulo and Recife have 205 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
AzulAZUADYes
Gol Transportes AéreosGLOG3Yes
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from São Paulo to Recife?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between São Paulo and Recife takes around 3.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between São Paulo and Recife?
The flight distance between São Paulo and Recife is 2102 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between São Paulo and Recife?
Several carriers operate flights between São Paulo and Recife. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Azul, LATAM Airlines, Gol Transportes Aéreos.
What are the most popular routes to and from São Paulo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires, Foz do Iguaçu, Florianópolis, Santiago de Chile, Lima, Salvador, Belo Horizonte, Curitiba, Porto Alegre, Brasília, Mexico City, Miami, Ribeirão Preto, Vitória, Espírito Santo, Fortaleza, Goiânia, Los Angeles, Montevideo, Cancún.
What are the most popular routes to and from Recife?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Recife and Rio de Janeiro, Fortaleza, Salvador, Miami, Washington, D.C., Denver, Dallas, Belo Horizonte, Detroit, San Diego, Fort Lauderdale, Brasília, Santiago de Chile, Atlanta, Fernando de Noronha, Salt Lake City, Kansas City, London, Foz do Iguaçu, Orlando.
Which airports are there in São Paulo?
São Paulo is mainly served by São Paulo–Guarulhos International. But there are other airports nearby, including Viracopos International, São Paulo–Congonhas.
What airports are near Recife?
The main airport in Recife is Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International. It is also served by Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International, Zumbi dos Palmares International, Presidente Castro Pinto International, Campina Grande.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between São Paulo and Recife?
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What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
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