Flights Central America Costa Rica San José San Francisco - San José

Flights from San Francisco to San José

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Below you can see the best fares for your route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from San Francisco to San José by changing tabs
Quickest
Cheapest
United Airlines
United Airlines
SFO
4:30 pm
San Francisco airport
10h 30m
1 Stop
5:00 am
+1
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
United Airlines
SJO
7:55 am
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
21h 17m
1 Stop
3:12 am
+1
SFO
San Francisco airport
333 USD
American Airlines
American Airlines
SFO
4:09 pm
San Francisco airport
18h 32m
1 Stop
12:41 pm
+1
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
American Airlines
SJO
5:28 am
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
15h 25m
1 Stop
6:53 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
333 USD
Delta
Delta
SFO
12:30 am
San Francisco airport
12h 04m
1 Stop
1:34 pm
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
Delta
SJO
2:13 am
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
11h 48m
1 Stop
1:01 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
333 USD
Avianca
Avianca
SFO
9:55 pm
San Francisco airport
8h 10m
1 Stop
8:05 am
+1
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
Avianca
SJO
8:20 am
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
9h 40m
1 Stop
4:00 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
410 USD
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
SFO
2:05 am
San Francisco airport
8h 50m
1 Stop
11:55 am
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
Alaska Airlines
SJO
12:30 am
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
9h 25m
1 Stop
8:55 am
SFO
San Francisco airport
453 USD
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
SFO
4:49 pm
San Francisco airport
8h 41m
1 Stop
3:30 am
+1
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
Multiple Airlines
SJO
11:30 pm
San José Juan Santamaria Intl airport
10h 22m
1 Stop
8:52 am
+1
SFO
San Francisco airport
381 USD

How to get the cheapest flight from San Francisco to San José

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CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY
May
The cheapest time of year to fly to San José from San Francisco is May. Most expensive is December
CHEAPEST DAY TO FLY
Tuesday
The cheapest day of the week is typically Tuesday. The most expensive is typically Friday
CHEAPEST TIME TO FLY
in the Evening
San Francisco to San José flights are approximately 18% more expensive at Noon than in the Evening
CHEAPEST AIRLINE
Interjet
Interjet, Copa Airlines, and JetBlue are the most popular carriers operating from San Francisco to San José
CHEAPEST ROUTE
San Francisco - San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Fly from San Francisco to San José Juan Santamaria Intl for the best San Francisco - San José flight prices
SFO
San Francisco
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
CHEAPEST TIME TO BOOK
27 days before
The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Francisco to San José is approximately 27 days to departure
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Flight information for San Francisco to San José

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from San Francisco to San José
Fastest flight time
8h 41m
The fastest flight from San Francisco to San José takes 8h 41m.
Direct flights
None
There are no direct flights from San Francisco to San José. Popular non-direct route for this connection is San Francisco - San José Juan Santamaria Intl.
Airports in San José
2 airports
There are 2 airports near San José: San José Juan Santamaria Intl (SJO), San José Tobias Bolanos Intl (SYQ)

Cost comparison between San Francisco and San José

Compare the costs of everyday items in San Francisco and San José
Food
Inexpensive restaurant
16 USD
San Francisco
6.90 USD
San José
Fast food
McDonald's meal
8 USD
San Francisco
6.55 USD
San José
Soft drink
0.33 liter
2.17 USD
San Francisco
1.46 USD
San José
Coffee
Cappuccino
4.47 USD
San Francisco
2.54 USD
San José
Public transport
One-way ticket
2.73 USD
San Francisco
0.66 USD
San José

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Flights to San José from:

  • San Francisco
  • California
  • United States
  • North America

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*Flight prices to San José are based on prices for economy tickets found by momondo users during searches within the last 72 hours. These prices may no longer be available.
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