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Los Angeles (LAX) to San José, San José Province (SJO)
Typically, flights to San José from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to San José Juan Santamaria Intl, which has an average price of $339
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO SAN JOSÉ, SAN JOSÉ PROVINCE FROM LOS ANGELES||February||13% cheaper||Flying from Los Angeles to San José, San José Province costs on average just $294 in February|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO SAN JOSÉ, SAN JOSÉ PROVINCE FROM LOS ANGELES||December||43% more expensive||It costs about $486 for flights to San José, San José Province from Los Angeles in December|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO SAN JOSÉ, SAN JOSÉ PROVINCE FROM LOS ANGELES||December||306% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to San José, San José Province from Los Angeles in December than any other month|
An average flight from the United States to San Jose, Costa Rica, takes around 6 hours and 15 minutes. The Los Angeles - San Jose route averages about 5 hours and 33 minutes of travel time. Connecting flights may take between six hours to eight hours, depending on which airline you are flying with. Airlines that fly directly to San Jose include Lufthansa, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Airlines, United Airlines, and JetBlue.
About a half dozen airlines offer nonstop flights to San Jose, Costa Rica from the United States. These airlines also fly directly out of major international airports across the states. You can get San Jose flight deals with any of the above-mentioned airlines from these US airports: JFK Airport, LaGuardia Airport, Newark Airport, Charlotte International Airport, Orlando International Airport, Miami International Airport, Atlanta Airport, Houston International Airport, Philadelphia Airport, Phoenix International Airport, and Baltimore/Washington airport. From these airports, you can land directly at the two major airports in San Jose: Juan Santamaria Airport (SJO) or Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport (LIR).
Users booking trips to San José, San José Province from Nice found flights 97% cheaper than the average price of flights to San José, San José Province. To find the cheapest price to San José, San José Province from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The month of January is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to San José, San José Province from United States, with most prices found around $264. If you’re not able to fly to San José, San José Province in January, then October is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to San José, San José Province during October average around $276.
We recommend purchasing flights from United States to San José, San José Province 60 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to San José, San José Province for $346. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to San José, San José Province outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United States to San José, San José Province for $180.
The cheapest day to depart from United States to San José, San José Province is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as $335. The most expensive day to fly to San José, San José Province is Friday, with ticket prices averaging around $383.
In the evening is the cheapest time of day to fly from United States to San José, San José Province when you can find flight prices for as low as $325. Flying to San José, San José Province in the evening is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. In the morning is when there is more demand to fly to San José, San José Province, so prices are often more expensive at around $394 per ticket.
Users planning a flight to San José during the months of May, June, or July should anticipate rain. There are still things to do in San José even when it's raining, though. While in San José you will find National Center of Art and Culture nearby which is a great museum to visit when you’re looking for things to do indoors. Shopping centers like Mercado Central are very popular destinations for those visiting the San José area. Mercado Central is a great place to go if you’re looking to spend some time inside.
During the warmer months, hikers around the San José area find that parks like Parque Metropolitano La Sabana are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to San José in January, February, or March.
Those flying to San José, San José Province could potentially find better pricing at San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport (9 mi from San José, San José Province city center), Quepos Airport (34 mi from San José, San José Province city center), La Fortuna Airport (50 mi from San José, San José Province city center), Tortuquero Airport (59 mi from San José, San José Province city center) or Tambor Airport (64 mi from San José, San José Province city center) depending on the month and departure airport.
With an average price of $446 per person, Tortuquero Airport is the cheapest airport to fly into when planning your trip to San José, San José Province. This price can fluctuate based on where you are flying from. momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool can help users find the best prices.
For flights from United States to San José, San José Province, most momondo users will book with popular airlines such as American Airlines, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines and Avianca. Depending on what airport you fly from, you may have other airlines to choose from.
Volaris Costa Rica is a popular choice for users traveling to San José, San José Province. It operates 12 flights every week to San José, San José Province, most often flying from Guatemala City La Aurora. Volaris Costa Rica ticket prices will depend on when and where you need to fly from - deals as low as $142 (from New York John F Kennedy Intl) have been found by momondo users. In 2 reviews, momondo users have rated Volaris Costa Rica at an average score of 10.0/10.
Avianca flights to San José, San José Province can start from as low as $106 (round-trip, from New York John F Kennedy Intl, found in the last 72 hours). Over 36 flights that Avianca operates to San José, San José Province in a normal week, prices can vary significantly. The most popular Avianca flight to San José, San José Province is from Panama City Tocumen Intl. Avianca has been rated 8.0/10 by momondo users, in 197 reviews.
|Avianca||PriceFrom $115||First Class||Rating|
Muy lamentable la demora Medellin Bogotá una hora de atraso Bogotá Medellin una hora y media de atraso Problemas operacionales y cambio de avión en ambas Decepcionante
1 / 10
|Copa Airlines||PriceFrom $270||First Class||Rating|
I really liked how clean and spacious the airplane cabin was, and how friendly and professional the staff were
1 / 10
|American Airlines||PriceFrom $91||First Class||Rating|
Pilot was helpful with update Re the delay but attendants did not explain there would not be any beverages.
1 / 10
|JetBlue||PriceFrom $115||First Class||Rating|
Directv didn’t function. The flight was short so abbreviated services. There really hasn’t been “food” on domestic flights for over a decade. 😂
1 / 10
You can get to the city center from SJO or LIR airports in six different ways, including bus, taxi, rental car, shuttle, or taxi boat. TUAS, Jayride Shuttles, Zuma Tours, and Transported Corbano are the leading transport providers in San Jose, operating buses, shuttles, and taxis, and are accessible from both airports. You can take a shared or private shuttle to Downtown San Jose, which runs every 15 minutes with a journey time of around 30 minutes. A taxi or private car takes less than 20 minutes to get to the city center from the airport, while a taxi boat can take an average of eight hours.
US citizens are not required to have a visa to travel to San Jose. If you plan to travel and stay in San Jose for 90 days or less, you are required to have a valid passport. The passport must be valid for six months after your entry date.
San Jose province has some of the most beautiful beaches, mountains, unique rivers flowing atop these mountains, hotels, resorts, and art museums. One notable museum is the Museo Nacional de Costa Rica, located within San Jose city center, which boasts unique art galleries, antiques, and sculptures depicting medieval Costa Rican culture. Next is the Museo del Jade, also located in the city center and is home to some rare artifacts and antiquities. The Manzanillo Beach lies to the south of San Jose, and its famous turquoise waters, white sands, remote cocoa, and sea turtle farms, and exotic nightlife make it an exciting and popular tourist hub. If you love wildlife, then spend some time with native monkeys at the Playa Manuel Antonio beach, which is only a 2-hour drive from San Jose. Malpais Beach is the place for surfers and surfing enthusiasts, while Conchal beach has it all: crystal clear blue waters, white sands, luxury accommodations, tours and travels guides, and a shoreline full of seashells.
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