Cheap flights from Costa Rica to California

SJO — LAX
May 26 — Jun 21

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

To save up to 37% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Costa Rica to California from $483 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $615 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

August can be a great time to fly to California from Costa Rica with a flight ticket averaging about $417. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $245. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Costa Rica to California (CR - CA)?

When flying from Costa Rica to California, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Costa Rica to California in May, June 2022

The best prices found for Costa Rica to California flights for May, June
May 20 - May 23
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

16h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

16h 49m
$296

American Airlines

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Deal found 5/19/22

Jun 17 - Oct 10
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

7h 33m
$318

Volaris Costa Rica

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Deal found 5/18/22

Jun 23 - Sep 21
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

5h 49m
$323

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/19/22

Costa Rica to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Costa Rica found for this year
Oct 30 - Nov 15
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

6h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

5h 48m
$203

JetBlue

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Deal found 5/19/22

Sep 7 - Sep 11
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

5h 49m
$204

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/20/22

Sep 22 - Sep 26
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

7h 33m
$215

Volaris Costa Rica

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Deal found 5/19/22

Cheap Volaris Costa Rica flights from Costa Rica to California

Sep 27 - Oct 3
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

7h 33m
$190

Volaris Costa Rica

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Deal found 5/18/22

Sep 22 - Sep 26
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

7h 33m
$215

Volaris Costa Rica

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Deal found 5/19/22

Sep 21 - Sep 26
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

7h 33m
$216

Volaris Costa Rica

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Deal found 5/21/22

Cheap JetBlue flights from Costa Rica to California

Nov 4 - Nov 10
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

6h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

5h 48m
$203

JetBlue

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Deal found 5/19/22

Oct 25 - Nov 15
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

13h 02m
SAN

San Diego

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

14h 09m
$381

JetBlue

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Deal found 5/18/22

Oct 25 - Nov 15
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

15h 33m
SAN

San Diego

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

14h 09m
$397

JetBlue

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Deal found 5/19/22

Non-stop flights to California from Costa Rica

Save time with Costa Rica to California direct flight deals
Oct 30 - Nov 15
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

6h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

5h 48m
$203

JetBlue

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Deal found 5/19/22

Nov 1 - Nov 10
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

6h 06m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

5h 48m
$216

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/20/22

Sep 30 - Oct 6
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

6h 06m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

7h 33m
$224

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/18/22

Last minute flights from Costa Rica to California

Late deals on return flights to California from Costa Rica, departing today and this week
May 26 - Aug 27
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

6h 20m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

5h 56m
$357

Delta

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Deal found 5/19/22

May 26 - Aug 26
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

6h 20m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

7h 33m
$390

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/19/22

May 27 - Aug 27
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

3 stops

18h 19m
LAX

Los Angeles

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

5h 56m
$399

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/19/22

One-way flights to California from Costa Rica

The cheapest one-way flights from Costa Rica to California
Nov 8
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 57m
$107

Volaris Costa Rica

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Deal found 5/19/22

Sep 30
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

6h 06m
$125

Delta

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Deal found 5/18/22

Oct 5
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

7h 57m
$127

Volaris Costa Rica

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Deal found 5/18/22

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Costa Rica to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Costa Rica to California that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Delta, and Avianca. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Costa Rica to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Costa Rica to California for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Volaris Costa Rica for just $190, but on average you can expect to pay $225.

Are there nonstop flights from Costa Rica to California for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Costa Rica to California under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Costa Rica to California is less than $255.

Are there last-minute flights available from Costa Rica to California for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Costa Rica to California within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Costa Rica to California?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Thursday.

How popular is this Costa Rica to California flight route?

The Costa Rica to California flight path was viewed by 31 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Costa Rica to California on average per day?

Travelers can expect 1 flight from Costa Rica to California on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Costa Rica to California?

Departing from Costa Rica to California will take you 6h 10m. The distance from Costa Rica to California is about 2738 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Costa Rica to California one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Volaris Costa Rica. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $107. Users have also found prices from $125 and $140 on Delta and Volaris, respectively.

Destination points for flights from Costa Rica to California

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Top 5 airlines flying from Costa Rica to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Costa Rica to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$24FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$61Average$175FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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Copa AirlinesCheapest$123Average$340FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Volaris Costa RicaCheapest$124Average$173FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$131Average$451FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Costa Rica to California

See what time of day planes typically take off from Costa Rica to California
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45%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
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