A good sale to Rio de Janiero.
Availability from Phoenix is only available on United
We found availability from:
- San Francisco [SFO]
- Washington D.C. [WAS]
- Portland, Oregon [PDX]
- Phoenix [PHX]
- Nashville [BNA]
- Indianapolis [IND]
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample from San Francisco on American
- October 20th – 27th
- Valid for travel until early December. Blackout dates around Thanksgiving. Must purchase at least 3 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: SFO
- For availability from other cities, replace SFO with airport code listed above
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: aa+ /f bc=Q
- For Delta availability, replace aa+ /f bc=Q with dl+ /f bc=v
- For United availability, replace aa+ /f bc=Q with ua+ /f bc=N
- Destination: GIG
- Return Advanced Routing Code: pty
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “5-12” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
- Departing from: SFO
- Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
- How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage
You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions in the “How to Book” section below.
- American: Q
- Delta: V
- United: N
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- SFO – MIA (Miami) – GIG (Rio de Janeiro) – MIA – SFO
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
- Miles Flown: 13,502 miles or 4.7 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 13,502 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 13,502 miles
How to Book:
- Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search. Make sure you select “More Options” and enter “American” or “Delta” or “United” on the Airline textbox.
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- Currency: Brazilian Real (BRL) $1USD = 3.83 BRL
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- No Foreign Transaction Fee Credit Cards to save on international purchases
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- Get your taxes refunded when shopping
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