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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

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, San José Province, which momondo users choose as their landing destination 981% more often than other cities. The next most popular cities in Costa Rica are Liberia and Limon.

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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$310
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Dec 1
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$331
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$362
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$369
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$370
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$376
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$378

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
Fort Lauderdale San José $138
New York San José $148
Newark San José $148
Chicago San José $149
Philadelphia San José $156
Boston San José $159
Dallas San José $159
Orlando San José $165
Miami San José $169
Atlanta San José $185

Popular routes landing in Costa Rica

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Fort Lauderdale to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 39m
Cheapest price
$138
New York to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 12m
Cheapest price
$148
New York to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 03m
Cheapest price
$148
Chicago to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 10m
Cheapest price
$149
Philadelphia to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 08m
Cheapest price
$156
Dallas to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 01m
Cheapest price
$159
Boston to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 49m
Cheapest price
$159
Orlando to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 02m
Cheapest price
$165
Miami to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 48m
Cheapest price
$169
Atlanta to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 50m
Cheapest price
$185
Baltimore to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 38m
Cheapest price
$189
Denver to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 53m
Cheapest price
$191
Houston to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 32m
Cheapest price
$191
Tampa to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 21m
Cheapest price
$191
New Orleans to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 27m
Cheapest price
$191
Raleigh to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 23m
Cheapest price
$193
Mexico City to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 56m
Cheapest price
$198
Charlotte to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 08m
Cheapest price
$202
Pittsburgh to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 40m
Cheapest price
$207
Los Angeles to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 34m
Cheapest price
$223
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