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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to Costa Rica.
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Cheapest flights to cities in Costa Rica

Click on the cities below to find out when it's cheapest to fly to Costa Rica from United States
San José
San José

Useful information for your flight to Costa Rica

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Costa Rica

What are the most popular cities to visit in Costa Rica?

Some of the world’s most well-traveled cities are in Costa Rica. The most popular city to travel to in Costa Rica is San José, which momondo users choose as their landing destination 1,067% more often than other cities. The next most popular cities in Costa Rica are Liberia and Tambor.

What popular landmarks are in Costa Rica?

While there are more than just a few landmarks in Costa Rica, most momondo users find Arenal Volcano National Park, Playa Jacó, Playas del Coco, and Manuel Antonio Beach to be the most interesting places to see in the country.

What is the best airport to land at to visit Arenal Volcano National Park?

Flying into La Fortuna Airport is typically the best way to visit Arenal Volcano National Park, since it is the closest airport to the area.

What is the cheapest flight to Costa Rica?

If you are looking to fly to Costa Rica for less, look to airlines like SANSA, Spirit Airlines, and Wingo, with prices starting at $96, $100, and $107 respectively.


What are the current travel restrictions for Costa Rica?

Entry restrictions

Costa Rica has allowed all countries in the world to enter by air.

Entry requirements

Travelers must complete the digital Health Pass 48 hours before boarding. Travelers must have a travel insurance with coverage of COVID-19 treatment and accommodation costs. Check Visit Costa Rica website for more details. Costa Rica has eased their travel regulations and removed the requirement of RT-PCR tests for the detection of the coronavirus.

All other info

Expired residence permits (DIMEX) with category “permanente" are extended until 11 January 2021, with categories “temporales" and “especiales" which expired after 18 December 2019 are extended until 11 January 2021 and with category “estancias" which expired after 17 March 2020 are extended until 12 February 2021. For information on visas, refer to the General Directorate of Migration and Foreigners.

If you are planning to travel to Costa Rica at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit Costa Rica? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country
San José

Museo de Arte Costarricense
Museo Nacional de Costa Rica
Children's Museum
Teatro Nacional de Costa Rica
Morazan Park
Liberia

Parque Nacional Palo Verde
Parque Nacional Santa Rosa
Ermita de La Agonía
África Safari Costa Rica
Hacienda El Viejo Wetlands
Tamarindo

Playa Grande
Avellana Beach
Playa Tamarindo
Puerto Jiménez

Parque Nacional Corcovado
La Fortuna

Baldi Hot Springs
Los Lagos Hot Springs
Ecoglide Arenal Park
La Fortuna Waterfall
Termales Los Laureles
Golfito

Piedras Blancas National Park
Fortunato Atencio Stadium
Playa Cacao
Nosara

Nosara Beach

Recent flights found to popular cities in Costa Rica

Find flights to these popular cities in Costa Rica from your nearest airport.
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Jul 16
SJO
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LIR
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Jul 22
LIR
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SJO
$214
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Jul 22
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Jul 28
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$218
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Sep 10
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Sep 17
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$222
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Aug 8
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Aug 10
LIR
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$223
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Jul 10
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LIR
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Jul 12
LIR
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SJO
$225
SANSA
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Jun 30
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LIR
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Jul 6
LIR
0h 50m
SJO
$229
SANSA
SANSA
Aug 16
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LIR
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Aug 23
LIR
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$233
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SANSA
Jul 14
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Jul 18
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$235
SANSA
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Jul 1
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Jul 5
LIR
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$240
SANSA
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Dec 17
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0h 50m
LIR
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Dec 24
LIR
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$289
SANSA
SANSA
Aug 14
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LIR
SANSA
Aug 18
LIR
19h 55m
SJO
$341
SANSA
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Jul 22
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LIR
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Jul 26
LIR
16h 05m
SJO
$347

Cheapest flight routes to Costa Rica

These routes have the cheapest flights to Costa Rica found by momondo users in United States
Departing Destination Best Price
Miami San José $175
Fort Lauderdale San José $202
Tampa San José $206
Houston San José $221
Orlando San José $229
Chicago San José $231
Washington San José $251
Boston San José $253
Baltimore San José $259
Philadelphia San José $262

Popular routes landing in Costa Rica

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Miami to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 46m
Cheapest price
$175
Fort Lauderdale to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 50m
Cheapest price
$200
Atlanta to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 02m
Cheapest price
$201
Tampa to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 10m
Cheapest price
$203
Chicago to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 13m
Cheapest price
$205
Mexico City to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 00m
Cheapest price
$222
Orlando to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 06m
Cheapest price
$229
Boston to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 42m
Cheapest price
$232
Raleigh to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 01m
Cheapest price
$232
Newark to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 12m
Cheapest price
$240
New York to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 00m
Cheapest price
$244
Los Angeles to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 28m
Cheapest price
$262
Philadelphia to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 12m
Cheapest price
$262
Pittsburgh to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 44m
Cheapest price
$269
Washington to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 11m
Cheapest price
$280
Baltimore to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 57m
Cheapest price
$280
Dallas to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 07m
Cheapest price
$280
Charlotte to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 10m
Cheapest price
$291
Denver to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 10m
Cheapest price
$293
Houston to San José Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 36m
Cheapest price
$313
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