Cheap flights from Cancún (CUN) to Costa Rica

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

To save up to 35% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 30 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Cancún to Costa Rica from $286 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $370 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Cancún to Costa Rica lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cancún to Costa Rica in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $108.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cancún to Costa Rica (CUN - CR)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Cancún to Costa Rica as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Cancún to Costa Rica in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CUN to Costa Rica flights for January, February
Feb 16 - Feb 23
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

19h 00m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

22h 02m
$210

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18.1.22

Feb 12 - Feb 21
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

19h 00m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

2 stops

20h 46m
$211

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18.1.22

Feb 12 - Feb 21
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

19h 00m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

20h 56m
$213

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18.1.22

Cancún to Costa Rica 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from Cancún found for this year
Apr 27 - Jun 4
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 10m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

Nonstop

2h 16m
$165

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18.1.22

May 10 - May 18
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 10m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

Nonstop

2h 16m
$171

Volaris

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Deal found 18.1.22

Apr 27 - Jun 4
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

5h 35m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

Nonstop

2h 16m
$189

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18.1.22

Non-stop flights to Costa Rica from Cancún

Save time with Cancún to Costa Rica direct flight deals
Apr 27 - Jun 4
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 10m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

Nonstop

2h 16m
$165

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/18/22

May 10 - May 18
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 10m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

Nonstop

2h 16m
$171

Volaris

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Deal found 1/18/22

Apr 21 - Apr 26
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 10m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

Nonstop

2h 16m
$175

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Last minute flights from Cancún to Costa Rica

Late deals on return flights to Costa Rica from Cancún, departing today and this week
Jan 28 - Feb 4
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

24h 22m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

2 stops

20h 03m
$261

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 25 - Feb 3
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 08m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

17h 00m
$262

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/16/22

Jan 25 - Feb 1
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 08m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CUN

Cancún

2 stops

19h 32m
$273

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/16/22

One-way flights to Costa Rica from Cancún

The cheapest one-way flights from Cancún to Costa Rica
May 7
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 10m
$80

Volaris

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Deal found 1/18/22

Apr 28
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 10m
$87

Volaris Costa Rica

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Deal found 1/18/22

May 2
CUN

Cancún

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

2h 10m
$92

Volaris

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Deal found 1/18/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cancún to Costa Rica?

Most people fly from Cancún (CUN) if they book a flight from Cancún to Costa Rica. Cancún is conveniently located just 8.9 mi from Cancún’s city center.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Cancún to Costa Rica have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Volaris Costa Rica, Volaris, and Copa Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Volaris Costa Rica with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cancún to Costa Rica for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $165, but on average you can expect to pay $205.

Are there nonstop flights from Cancún to Costa Rica for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Cancún to Costa Rica under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Cancún to Costa Rica is less than $231.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cancún to Costa Rica for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cancún to Costa Rica within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Cancún to Costa Rica flight route?

The Cancún to Costa Rica flight path was viewed by 17 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $80 on Volaris. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Volaris Costa Rica from $87 and Frontier from $97 one-way.

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

When booking a flight from Cancún to Costa Rica, you may want to consider flying on Interjet, Aeromexico or Avianca as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Cancún to Costa Rica?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Cancún to Costa Rica consider choosing Avianca (100%), Avianca Costa Rica (100%) or Avianca (100%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Cancún to Costa Rica?

While on average a flight from Cancún to Costa Rica is generally $269, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $102. When looking at the most popular route, (Cancún - San José Juan Santamaria Intl), you can expect to pay $186 for that flight.

Can I fly to Costa Rica from Cancún right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cancún to Costa Rica

Most visitors from Cancún can enter Costa Rica without restrictions.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cancún 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 Cancún from Costa Rica?

Returning to Cancún from Costa Rica

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

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Cancún to Costa Rica

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Cancún to Costa Rica choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Volaris
Cheapest$113
Average$242
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety
Interjet
Cheapest$166
Average$246
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Volaris Costa Rica
Cheapest$175
Average$277
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Copa Airlines
Cheapest$269
Average$300
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$571
Average$593
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Cancún to Costa Rica

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