Cheap flights from Des Moines to Costa Rica from $111

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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel from Des Moines to Costa Rica.
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Flight information for Des Moines to Costa Rica

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Des Moines to Costa Rica
Best Price Found$284The best flight deal from Des Moines to Costa Rica found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $284
Fastest flight time6h 52mThe fastest flight from Des Moines to Costa Rica takes 6h 52m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Des Moines to Costa Rica. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Des Moines Airport - San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport and Des Moines Airport - Liberia Airport.

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Des Moines to Costa Rica

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What is the cheapest airline that flies to Costa Rica from Des Moines?

American Airlines

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from Des Moines to Costa Rica

What is the cheapest Des Moines to Costa Rica flight route?

Des Moines - San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Fly from Des Moines to San José Juan Santamaria Intl for the best Des Moines - Costa Rica flight prices


Easily compare round-trip flights from Des Moines to Costa Rica

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Des Moines to Costa Rica by changing tabs
United Airlines
Nov 9
DSM9:50 amDes Moines
8h 32m
1 stop
SJO6:22 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Nov 14
SJO2:05 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
14h 13m
1 stop
DSM4:18 pmDes Moines
American Airlines
Nov 13
DSM1:41 amDes Moines
13h 47m
2 stops
SJO3:28 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Nov 17
SJO1:15 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
17h 42m
2 stops
DSM6:57 pmDes Moines
Frontier
Feb 9
DSM12:36 pmDes Moines
20h 00m
1 stop
LIR8:36 amLiberia
Feb 13
LIR9:41 amLiberia
23h 10m
1 stop
DSM8:51 amDes Moines
Major Airline
Nov 2
DSM1:42 amDes Moines
16h 22m
1 stop
SJO6:04 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Nov 8
SJO7:50 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
16h 38m
2 stops
DSM12:28 pmDes Moines
Multiple Airlines
Dec 2
DSM9:45 amDes Moines
22h 07m
2 stops
SJO7:52 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Dec 6
SJO8:54 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
9h 06m
1 stop
DSM6:00 pmDes Moines
American Airlines
Nov 13
DSM1:41 amDes Moines
13h 47m
2 stops
SJO3:28 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Nov 16
SJO1:15 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
10h 27m
1 stop
DSM11:42 amDes Moines

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Costa Rica

If you're looking for one-way flights from Des Moines to Costa Rica, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines
American Airlines
Dec 1
DSM10:25 amDes Moines
32h 21m
2 stops
SJO6:46 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
Dec 1
DSM12:53 pmDes Moines
29h 53m
1 stop
SJO6:46 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
Dec 1
DSM10:14 amDes Moines
32h 35m
2 stops
SJO6:49 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

Search last-minute flights to Costa Rica from Des Moines

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Des Moines to Costa Rica
American Airlines
Oct 28
DSM11:02 amDes Moines
24h 30m
1 stop
SJO11:32 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Nov 9
SJO8:57 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
8h 43m
1 stop
DSM5:40 pmDes Moines
United Airlines
Oct 28
DSM2:20 amDes Moines
9h 15m
1 stop
SJO11:35 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Nov 8
SJO8:30 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
12h 40m
2 stops
DSM9:10 amDes Moines
Multiple Airlines
Oct 28
DSM4:12 pmDes Moines
16h 33m
2 stops
SJO8:45 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Nov 9
SJO12:38 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
24h 19m
3 stops
DSM12:57 pmDes Moines
United Airlines
Oct 28
DSM2:20 amDes Moines
6h 59m
1 stop
SJO9:19 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Oct 30
SJO8:30 pmSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
13h 03m
1 stop
DSM9:33 amDes Moines
American Airlines
Oct 28
DSM7:34 amDes Moines
27h 58m
2 stops
SJO11:32 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Oct 31
SJO11:34 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
16h 32m
2 stops
DSM4:06 amDes Moines
American Airlines
Oct 28
DSM7:34 amDes Moines
27h 58m
2 stops
SJO11:32 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
Oct 31
SJO11:34 amSan José Juan Santamaria Intl
30h 10m
1 stop
DSM5:44 pmDes Moines

Best airlines flying from Des Moines to Costa Rica

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Des Moines to Costa Rica with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
American Airlines
PriceFrom $277
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $529
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2
8.2

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $547
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.9
7.3

Boarding

6.7

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.7

Entertainment

6.2

Food

Reviews

Crew is horrible

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Des Moines to Costa Rica offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Des Moines to Costa Rica, such as United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines may have put in place flexible cancellation policies. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.


Can I fly to Costa Rica from Des Moines right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Des Moines to Costa Rica

Most visitors from Des Moines can enter Costa Rica without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Costa Rica.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Costa Rica.

Documents
Epidemiological Health Pass Form - The Health Pass can only be completed within 72 hours of arriving in the country. One form must be completed per person, including minors, without exception.

Health Insurance - Tourists may get an insurance from Costa Rican insurance companies that are registered and authorized by the General Superintendence of Insurance of Costa Rica.


Can I fly back to Des Moines from Costa Rica?

Returning to Des Moines from Costa Rica

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Costa Rica must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Costa Rica are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

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.