Cheap flights to South America

AKL — BOG
20 Aug — 27 Aug2
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Flights to South America in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inOctoberHigh demand for flights, 5% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price$1,823Average for return flights in August 2022
Return from$2,756From Auckland Intl to Lima J Chavez Intl
One-way from$1,142One-way flight from Auckland Intl (AKL) to South America

Cheap flights to South America in August, September 2022

The best prices found for LIM flights for August, September
12 Sep - 19 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

2 stops

50h 05m
SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

41h 40m
$2,022

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/8/22

14 Sep - 21 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

2 stops

47h 05m
SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

41h 25m
$2,024

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 13/8/22

12 Sep - 19 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

2 stops

50h 05m
SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

41h 15m
$2,061

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/8/22

South America 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South America found for this year
10 Nov - 28 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

2 stops

33h 20m
SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

42h 25m
$1,971

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 14/8/22

12 Sep - 19 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

2 stops

50h 05m
SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

41h 40m
$2,022

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/8/22

14 Sep - 21 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

2 stops

47h 05m
SCL

Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

41h 25m
$2,024

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 13/8/22

Last minute flights to South America

Late deals on return flights to South America, departing today and this week
21 Aug - 22 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

18h 25m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

55h 17m
$3,692

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 14/8/22

22 Aug - 14 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

EZE

Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini

1 stop

15h 27m
EZE

Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

41h 35m
$3,701

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 14/8/22

23 Aug - 11 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

EZE

Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini

1 stop

15h 28m
EZE

Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

41h 35m
$3,716

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 14/8/22

What is the cheapest month to fly to South America?

The cheapest ticket to South America found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$2,556

February

$2,400

March

$2,126

April

$2,859

May

$2,458

June

$2,301

July

$2,471

August

$2,265

September

$2,321

October

$2,839

November

$2,407

December

$2,471

Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to South America. Flying to South America in April will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to South America?

Average South America flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

AKL - LIM

Price

$1,840 - $4,927

LIM

Temperature

17 - 23 °C

When is the best time to book a flight to South America?

The price you pay for your flight to South America may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 59 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to South America?

The cheapest flights to South America are usually found when departing on a Monday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Saturday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to South America?

Flights in the evening are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to South America. Flights in the morning are usually the most expensive.

Where are the most popular flight destinations in South America?

Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Peru and Colombia are the most popular flight destinations in South America.

What is the best way to travel around South America?

When hopping on one of the cheap flights to South America landing in Bogota, you'll be glad to know the easiest and most popular way to get around the city is on foot. You can also use public transport like TransMilenio or a local taxi. If your South America flight deals end up in Rio de Janeiro, the easiest way to get around the city is by private taxi or on foot. In Sao Paulo, the most convienient way to get around the city is to use ridesharing apps. Picking up a car hire is one of the best way to travel between cities and across the country.

What are some things to do in South America?

Book flights to South America to experience a wide range of activities and sights to explore on the continent. Make your way to Peru to check out places like Amantani Island or the popular Inca citadel high up in the Andes Mountains, Machu Picchu. You can head to Patagonia and experience the Molodon Caves in Puerto Natales or fly to Ecuador in South America and scale a waterfall. Iguazu Falls can be found at the border of Misiones in Argentina and Parana in Brazil and form the largest waterfall in the world.

How long is the flight to South America?

Your travel time from New Zealand will depend on where your flights to South America end up. If you've booked flights to Bogota in South America, you can expect to find flights operated by Emirates and Avianca that'll take around 42h to get from Auckland International Airport to Bogota Airport with a couple of stopovers along the way. When flying to Sao Paulo, South America, you'll find flights operated by Emirates and GOL that'll travel from Auckland to Guarulhos International Airport in just over 45h with stopovers at Kuala Lumpur Airport and Dubai Airport along the way. Emirates and GOL team up to offer flights from Auckland International Airport to Rio de Janeiro-Galeao International Airport in around 45h 30min with several stopovers along the way at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Dubai Airport and Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport.

What do I need to do before my South America flight?

Before flying to South America, keep a couple of things in mind before getting to the airport and heading on holiday. Make sure your passport is valid for at least three months after your arrival date. You'll need cash when in South America so consider exchanging your money before arriving at the airport as airport currency exchange kiosks often provide lower exchange rates. Compare flights to South America, airfare and journey time before deciding on where to go.

Popular cities in South America

Looking for inspiration? Catch a plane to one of the most popular cities in South America.

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