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$211 Cheap flights to Costa Rica

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a momondo user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Costa Rica departing on 11/12. Fares may change, and may not be available for all flights or travel dates. Click the price to refresh the search for this deal.
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Recent flights found to popular cities in Costa Rica

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Flights to San José, San José Province

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Spirit Airlines
Nov 12
DFW
12h 04m
2 stops
SJO
Nov 18
SJO
29h 16m
2 stops
DFW
Spirit Airlines
Nov 12
DFW
23h 38m
2 stops
SJO
Nov 19
SJO
16h 34m
2 stops
DFW
Spirit Airlines
Aug 13
LAX
17h 15m
2 stops
SJO
Aug 21
SJO
18h 49m
2 stops
LAX
JetBlue
Oct 29
JFK
5h 29m
SJO
Nov 7
SJO
4h 51m
JFK
Avianca
Oct 28
JFK
7h 10m
1 stop
SJO
Nov 7
SJO
7h 15m
1 stop
JFK
Avianca
Oct 1
JFK
9h 55m
1 stop
SJO
Oct 10
SJO
7h 50m
1 stop
JFK
Spirit Airlines
Nov 5
DFW
23h 38m
2 stops
SJO
Nov 12
SJO
17h 46m
2 stops
DFW
Avianca
Oct 12
JFK
10h 30m
1 stop
SJO
Oct 17
SJO
7h 50m
1 stop
JFK
American Airlines
Oct 1
IAD
8h 25m
1 stop
SJO
Oct 8
SJO
19h 12m
1 stop
IAD
Spirit Airlines
Aug 13
LAX
17h 15m
2 stops
SJO
Aug 27
SJO
18h 49m
2 stops
LAX
Spirit Airlines
Oct 28
DFW
23h 38m
2 stops
SJO
Nov 1
SJO
17h 46m
2 stops
DFW
Avianca
Nov 11
JFK
7h 30m
SJO
Nov 19
SJO
7h 15m
JFK
Delta
Sep 3
BWI
7h 39m
1 stop
LIR
Sep 12
LIR
8h 57m
1 stop
BWI
Delta
Sep 10
IAD
7h 47m
1 stop
LIR
Sep 19
LIR
8h 47m
1 stop
IAD
Delta
Nov 19
BWI
6h 43m
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LIR
Nov 25
LIR
9h 37m
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BWI
Delta
Sep 1
BWI
29h 28m
1 stop
LIR
Sep 12
LIR
8h 57m
1 stop
BWI
Delta
Sep 2
IAD
6h 22m
1 stop
LIR
Sep 12
LIR
17h 49m
1 stop
IAD
American Airlines
Sep 2
IAD
10h 20m
1 stop
LIR
Sep 9
LIR
18h 29m
2 stops
IAD
JetBlue
Nov 5
JFK
5h 35m
LIR
Nov 7
LIR
5h 04m
JFK
United Airlines
Oct 12
EWR
5h 03m
LIR
Oct 19
LIR
5h 04m
EWR
Delta
Nov 19
IAD
6h 33m
1 stop
LIR
Nov 25
LIR
8h 59m
1 stop
IAD
United Airlines
Nov 8
IAD
39h 39m
1 stop
LIR
Nov 13
LIR
14h 09m
1 stop
IAD
Delta
Sep 7
BWI
23h 46m
1 stop
LIR
Sep 12
LIR
8h 57m
1 stop
BWI
United Airlines
Nov 19
EWR
9h 02m
1 stop
LIR
Nov 21
LIR
5h 00m
EWR

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Copa Airlines
Jul 24
MIA5:20 pmMiami
16h 29m
1 stop
SJO7:49 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Jul 31
SJO6:14 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
5h 17m
1 stop
MIA1:31 amMiami
Frontier
Aug 4
ATL6:00 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
4h 00m
SJO8:00 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Aug 11
SJO9:10 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
4h 15m
ATL3:25 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Aug 4
ATL7:55 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
18h 50m
1 stop
SJO12:45 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Aug 14
SJO12:29 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
29h 34m
2 stops
ATL8:03 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
Aug 5
MIA4:31 pmMiami
22h 14m
2 stops
SJO12:45 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Aug 20
SJO7:50 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
16h 05m
2 stops
MIA1:55 pmMiami
Avianca
Jul 27
MIA4:00 pmMiami
4h 55m
1 stop
SJO6:55 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Aug 31
SJO5:10 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
7h 25m
1 stop
MIA2:35 pmMiami
American Airlines
Jul 25
EWR5:32 amNewark
18h 33m
1 stop
SJO10:05 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Jul 29
SJO2:20 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
17h 31m
2 stops
EWR9:51 amNewark

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American Airlines
Oct 3
MIA12:05 pmMiami
2h 50m
SJO12:55 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Oct 9
SJO2:23 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
3h 02m
MIA7:25 pmMiami
JetBlue
Oct 29
JFK5:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
5h 29m
SJO8:59 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Nov 3
SJO11:59 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
4h 51m
JFK5:50 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
Nov 11
JFK3:10 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
7h 30m
SJO9:40 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Nov 19
SJO4:55 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
7h 15m
JFK1:10 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Frontier
Aug 4
ATL6:00 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
4h 00m
SJO8:00 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Aug 11
SJO9:10 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
4h 15m
ATL3:25 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
United Airlines
Oct 12
EWR7:41 amNewark
5h 03m
LIR10:44 amLiberia
Oct 19
LIR4:35 pmLiberia
5h 04m
EWR11:39 pmNewark
Volaris
Jan 13
LAX9:12 pmLos Angeles
7h 23m
SJO6:35 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Jan 16
SJO2:13 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
7h 29m
LAX7:42 pmLos Angeles

Costa Rica flights insights and trends

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What is the cheapest flight to Costa Rica?

The best prices found on momondo for flights to Costa Rica are:
$65 per person with Volaris
$66 per person with Copa Airlines
$71 per person with Wingo
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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, San José Province, which momondo users choose as their landing destination 84% more often than other cities. The next most popular cities in Costa Rica are Liberia and Limon.

How long is the flight from United States to Costa Rica?

Flight times vary depending on what airport in United States you fly out of and what airport in Costa Rica you fly into. For example, flying from Los Angeles to San José Juan Santamaria Intl takes 5h 40m on average. On the other hand, flying from Miami to San José Juan Santamaria Intl takes 2h 52m on average. Keep in mind that it’s always quicker to opt for a non-stop flight, so be sure to check momondo if there are any available for your route.

What airlines fly to Costa Rica?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Avianca are the top three most popular airlines that fly to Costa Rica according to our data. American Airlines is the first choice among our users, with 43% of people opting to fly with this airline when traveling to Costa Rica. Keep in mind that there are 18 different airlines that fly to Costa Rica on a routine basis, so you have a few additional options to choose from.

Cheapest flights to cities in Costa Rica

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San José
San José

Cheap Costa Rica flight deals and tips

Summary info about Costa Rica flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$71

Best Round-Trip Price

$211

Fastest flight time

4h 30m

Operated By

6 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Costa Rica from United States in the last 72 hours is $71 (Newark to San José Juan Santamaria Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Costa Rica from United States in the last 72 hours is $211 (Dallas/Fort Worth to San José Juan Santamaria Intl).
The fastest flight to Costa Rica from United States takes 4h 30m (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl to San José Juan Santamaria Intl).
There are 6 airlines operating flights to Costa Rica, including American Airlines, United Airlines and JetBlue.

Frequently asked questions about flying to Costa Rica

What popular landmarks are in Costa Rica?

What is the best airport to land at to visit Playas del Coco?

When visiting Playas del Coco in Coco, the closest airport is Liberia Airport.

What is the most popular airport in Costa Rica to fly to?

How much are flights to Costa Rica?

The cost to fly to Costa Rica varies based on a variety of factors, but you can expect to find prices as low as $76 or as high as $3,325. Based on recent airfare data, we’ve found that a ticket to Costa Rica for $533 or less is a good deal, whereas $621 is the average cost.

What is the best day of the week to fly to Costa Rica?

Flying to Costa Rica on a Tuesday or Thursday is your best option since this is when flight prices tend to be at their lowest for the week. The most expensive day of the week to fly to Costa Rica is on a Friday.

Where is it cheapest to fly into Costa Rica?

When traveling to Costa Rica, San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport in San José offers the cheapest overall flights with an average airfare of $76, while the second most affordable option is Liberia airport with an average airfare of $131 for Liberia.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Costa Rica?

Prices for flights to Costa Rica are updated daily.

How many operators does momondo search for flights to Costa Rica?

How old do you have to be to fly to Costa Rica?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and layovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Costa Rica.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Costa Rica?

The travel and health documents you'll need for your trip to Costa Rica may differ based on your itinerary and personal situation. Typically, you should have several documents on hand, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months after your intended arrival at Costa Rica. It is always advisable to seek advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Costa Rica?

Finding the right flight to Costa Rica is quick and easy when you have a range of options in front of you, from reputable agents and recognisable airlines. These options can then be filtered down to find the best fit. That is what momondo does. We make finding flights to Costa Rica quick and easy, saving you time and money.

Can I find flights to Costa Rica with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. All flights to Costa Rica on momondo can be compared and filtered by various policies on offer, including flexible booking.

How can momondo help me find flights to Costa Rica?

momondo helps you find the best flight to Costa Rica by providing filters to narrow your choice of flights to those matching your criteria. You can select flights based on numerous factors such as price, departure and landing times, airport and airline.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Costa Rica right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

Price alerts on flights to Costa Rica are quick and easy to set up on momondo. Simply perform a search and select the price alert feature. It is as simple as that.


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Cheapest flight routes to Costa Rica

These routes have the cheapest flights to Costa Rica found by momondo users in United States
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
Fort LauderdaleSan José2h 40m$157
HoustonSan José3h 39m$167
OrlandoSan José3h 07m$193
CharlotteSan José4h 10m$210
DallasSan José4h 05m$211
MiamiSan José2h 52m$220
New YorkSan José5h 18m$222
Los AngelesSan José5h 40m$226
PittsburghSan José7h 03m$227
Myrtle BeachSan José7h 18m$228
AtlantaSan José3h 56m$230
ChicagoSan José5h 14m$234
NashvilleSan José12h 20m$239
AustinSan José7h 10m$240
RaleighSan José6h 20m$240
RochesterSan José7h 33m$241