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There are 6 ways to get from São Paulo to George by plane or bus

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Recommended option

Fly Sao Paulo to George  •  14h 24m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to George (GRJ) GRU - GRJ

R 5 273 - R 19 313

Cheapest option

Fly Sao Paulo to Port Elizabeth, bus  •  21h 28m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Port Elizabeth (PLZ) GRU - PLZ
  2. Take the bus from Port Elizabeth Station to George

R 3 998 - R 13 493

4 alternative options

Fly Sao Paulo Congonhas to George  •  20h 27m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas (CGH) to George (GRJ) CGH - GRJ

R 5 632 - R 19 172

Fly Sao Paulo to Capetown, bus  •  21h 47m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Capetown (CPT) GRU - CPT
  2. Take the bus from Cape Town to George

R 7 918 - R 13 733

Bus to Sao Paulo Viracopos, fly to George  •  21h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
  2. Fly from Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) to George (GRJ) VCP - GRJ

R 6 632 - R 24 772

Fly Sao Paulo to Plettenberg Bay, bus  •  17h 45m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) GRU - PBZ
  2. Take the bus from Plettenburg Bay to George

R 4 503 - R 15 493

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International entry into South Africa from Brazil

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Conditions of entry into South Africa from Brazil

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in George is 0800 029 999.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in George is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in George is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800 029 999.

Yes, entry into Brazil from South Africa is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 2 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to George is to fly and bus which costs R$ 1400 - R$ 5500 and takes 21h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from São Paulo to George is to fly which takes 14h 24m and costs R$ 1900 - R$ 7500.

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The distance between São Paulo and George is 6712 km.

It takes approximately 14h 24m to get from São Paulo to George, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to George Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h 35m and has one stopover.

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George is 5h ahead of São Paulo. It is currently 3:05 PM in São Paulo and 8:05 PM in George.

Mango, Comair, British Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to George Airport.

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There are 155+ hotels available in George. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to shuttle which takes 39 min and costs R$ 57.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to George.
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  • Distance: 6712.4 km
  • Duration: 14h 24m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and George, South Africa?

LATAM Chile, Mango and six other airlines fly from São Paulo to George 3 times a day.

Airlines
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to George via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 000 - R 19 000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Port Elizabeth via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 3 600 - R 13 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 19 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Porto Seguro, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 20 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Salvador, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 21 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Porto Alegre, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 20 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Florianopolis, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 19 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Curitiba, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 19 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Vitoria, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 20 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 19 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Cuiaba, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 21 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Brasilia, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 20 000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Capetown via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 3 800 - R 13 000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Capetown via Johannesburg, Durban
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R 4 000 - R 14 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to George via Porto Alegre, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 23 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to George via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 22 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to George via Vitoria, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 23 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to George via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 7m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 23 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to George via Curitiba, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 22 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to George via Goiania, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 23 000
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Sao Paulo to Capetown via Johannesburg, Plettenberg Bay
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 3 900 - R 14 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to George via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 22 000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Plettenberg Bay via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 4 100 - R 15 000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Plettenberg Bay via Johannesburg, Capetown
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 4 400 - R 15 000
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to George via Luanda, Capetown
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 21 000
Flights from Sao Paulo to George via Johannesburg, Capetown
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 19 000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Port Elizabeth via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 3 600 - R 13 000
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Sao Paulo to George via Luanda, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 22 000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to George via Brasilia, Sao Paulo, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 20 000
TAAG Angola Airlines
Website
taag.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Capetown via Luanda
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 4 300 - R 15 000
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Port Elizabeth Station to George
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R 190 - R 270
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Cape Town to George
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R 220 - R 310
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Plettenburg Bay to George
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R 130 - R 190
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Azul
Phone
+55 4003 1118 / 0800 887 1118
Email
facebook@voeazul.com.br
Website
voeazul.com.br
Bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R 0 - R 2 600
Schedules at
voeazul.com.br
Private
R 1 900 - R 2 600

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