American is attacking United’s fares to Brazil while United is attacking American’s fares to Brazil. The American sale includes availability to Brasilia while United is just Sao Paulo and Rio.
Here are the United hubs we found availability from:
- Washington D.C. [WAS]
- San Francisco [SFO]
- Chicago [ORD]
- Newark [EWR]
- Cleveland [CLE]
- Sao Paulo [GRU] – $665
- Rio de Janeiro [GIG] – $685
- Brasilia [BSB] – $665
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample from Washington D.C. to Sao Paulo
- June 16th – 24th
- Valid for travel until October 31st. Blackout dates in July. Must purchase at least 21 days in advance of departure
- Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.
How to Search for Availability:
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: WAS
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: aa+ /f bc=Q
- Destination: GRU
- Return Advanced Routing Code: aa+ /f bc=Q
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- (For Rio de Janeiro availability, replace GRU with GIG on the Destination field)
- (For availability from other cities, replace WAS with the airport code listed above)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “3-10” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
- You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions below.
- Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
- How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage
- DCA – DFW (Dallas) – GRU (Sao Paulo) – DFW (Dallas) – DCA.
- One permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
- Miles Flown: 12,616 miles or 5.3 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 12,616 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 12,616 miles
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- Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search. Make sure you enter “American” on the Airline textbox in the Advanced Flight Options section
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- Currency: Brazilian Real (BRL) $1USD = 3.01 BRL
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