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Costa Rica to California

How far in advance should I book a flight from Costa Rica to California?

Users have found that booking a flight from Costa Rica to California at least 17 days early can save you up to 8% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 17 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Costa Rica to California for as little as $87 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $97 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Costa Rica to California?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to California from Costa Rica. Prices for September average $95 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $46. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a September flight can save you 12% on your journey compared to booking in September

Cheap flights from Costa Rica to California in July, August 2020

The best prices found for Costa Rica to California flights for July, August
21 Jul - 28 Jul
$249pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
21 Jul - 28 Jul
$253pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Royal Jordanian
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Royal Jordanian
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
21 Jul - 28 Jul
$258pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Costa Rica to California 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Costa Rica found for this year
1 Sep - 16 Sep
$210pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
14 Oct - 21 Oct
$218pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Interjet
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Interjet
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
7 Oct - 21 Oct
$219pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Interjet
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Interjet
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Non-stop flights to California from Costa Rica

Save time with Costa Rica to California direct flight deals
26 Sep - 3 Oct
$395pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Volaris
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
25 Jul - 19 Aug
$399pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Volaris
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
19 Jul - 12 Aug
$403pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Volaris
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Last minute flights from Costa Rica to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Costa Rica, departing today and this week
24 Jun - 14 Jul
$789pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
24 Jun - 12 Jul
$790pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Avianca
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
24 Jun - 8 Jul
$792pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

One-way flights to California from Costa Rica

The cheapest one-way flights from Costa Rica to California
2:25 am - 6:30 pm
Interjet
1 Stop
17h 05m
SJO - LAX
Interjet
$140
KAYAK
10:00 am - 7:19 pm
Volaris Costa Rica
2 Stops
10h 19m
SJO - LAX
Volaris Costa Rica
$186
SmartFares
9:00 am - 9:30 am
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
25h 30m
SJO - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$192
SmartFares

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Costa Rica to California flights.

Flight FAQs

From Costa Rica to California

Are flight prices decreasing from Costa Rica to California due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Costa Rica and California for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Costa Rica to California for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Costa Rica to California for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $210, but on average you can expect to pay $240.

Are there nonstop flights from Costa Rica to California for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Costa Rica to California under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Costa Rica to California is less than $449.

Are there last-minute flights available from Costa Rica to California for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Costa Rica to California within the next 7 days for less than $800.

How popular is this flight route?

The Costa Rica to California flight path was viewed by 280 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Costa Rica to California?

Before booking your flight from Costa Rica to California check out the most popular airlines for this route: Interjet, Major Airline or JetBlue.

What are the most popular routes from Costa Rica to California?

The most popular flight routes from Costa Rica to California are San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Los Angeles, San José Juan Santamaria Intl - San Francisco and San José Juan Santamaria Intl - San Diego.

What are the cheapest Flights from Costa Rica to California?

The cheapest flight price from Costa Rica to California is $217. On average you can expect to pay $417. The most popular route, (San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Los Angeles), can usually be booked for $223.

Destination information for California

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Costa Rica to California
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El Progreso Drake Bay (DRK)
Arenal (FON)
Golfito (GLF)
Limon (LIO)
Liberia International Airport (LIR)
Nosara Beach (NOB)

Airports servicing

Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
McClellan-Palomar (CLD)
Fresno (FAT)