Cheap flights from Detroit (DTT) to Costa Rica from $113

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 3/12. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DTT — SJO
Feb 27 — Mar 51

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

To save up to 60% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 23 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Detroit to Costa Rica from $399 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $636 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Detroit to Costa Rica lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Detroit to Costa Rica in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $266.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to Costa Rica (DTT - CR)?

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

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Detroit to Costa Rica

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Spirit Airlines for the route between Detroit and Costa Rica. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Spirit Airlines flights heading from Detroit to Costa Rica. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.
Tue 4/95:15 amDTW - SJO
1 stop8h 23mSpirit Airlines
Mon 4/221:01 amSJO - DTW
1 stop14h 05mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/22$252
Tue 3/1910:48 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop14h 50mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2611:40 amSJO - DTW
2 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$253
Mon 4/156:27 amDTW - SJO
1 stop7h 09mSpirit Airlines
Tue 4/161:01 amSJO - DTW
1 stop8h 13mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$257
Tue 4/95:08 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop17h 28mSpirit Airlines
Mon 4/221:45 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop16h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$258
Mon 4/156:27 amDTW - SJO
1 stop7h 09mSpirit Airlines
Wed 4/171:45 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop7h 45mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$261
Tue 3/198:39 amDTW - SJO
2 stops28h 01mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2611:40 amSJO - DTW
2 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$262
Tue 3/198:39 amDTW - SJO
2 stops28h 01mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2611:40 amSJO - DTW
3 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$265
Tue 4/166:04 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop17h 35mSpirit Airlines
Wed 4/171:45 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop7h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$266
Thu 4/115:50 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop16h 46mSpirit Airlines
Mon 4/151:45 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop16h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$267

Cheap Frontier flights from Detroit to Costa Rica

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Frontier for the route between Detroit and Costa Rica. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on Frontier flights traveling from Detroit to Costa Rica. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Sat 5/116:31 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop15h 40mFrontier
Fri 5/2412:24 amSJO - DTW
1 stop8h 59mFrontier
Deal found 2/21$398
Wed 5/295:14 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop7h 55mFrontier
Mon 6/312:24 amSJO - DTW
2 stops14h 29mFrontier
Deal found 2/20$429

Cheap Detroit to Costa Rica flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Detroit to Costa Rica specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Prices were last updated on February 22, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Detroit to Costa Rica in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Tue 3/1910:48 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop14h 50mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2611:40 amSJO - DTW
2 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$253
Tue 3/198:39 amDTW - SJO
2 stops28h 01mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2611:40 amSJO - DTW
2 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$262
Tue 3/198:39 amDTW - SJO
2 stops28h 01mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2611:40 amSJO - DTW
3 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$265
Tue 3/1910:48 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop14h 50mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2611:40 amSJO - DTW
2 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$282
Tue 3/198:39 amDTW - SJO
2 stops28h 01mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2611:40 amSJO - DTW
3 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$283
Tue 3/126:46 pmDTW - SJO
2 stops19h 58mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/1811:44 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop16h 02mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$291
Tue 3/126:00 amDTW - SJO
1 stop8h 44mSpirit Airlines
Wed 3/2012:59 amSJO - DTW
1 stop8h 38mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$296
Tue 3/128:39 amDTW - SJO
2 stops28h 01mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/184:55 pmSJO - DTW
2 stops30h 57mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$297
Mon 3/44:31 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop9h 28mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/121:48 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop17h 33mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/22$298

Detroit to Costa Rica 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Detroit and Costa Rica in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Detroit to Costa Rica in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Wed 4/106:31 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop15h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 4/169:36 amSJO - DTW
2 stops29h 07mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$238
Wed 4/106:31 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop15h 40mMultiple Airlines
Mon 4/151:01 amSJO - DTW
1 stop9h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$247
Mon 4/225:15 amDTW - SJO
1 stop8h 21mMultiple Airlines
Thu 4/259:21 amSJO - DTW
1 stop9h 51mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$249
Wed 5/111:25 amDTW - SJO
1 stop14h 41mSpirit Airlines
Tue 5/712:32 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop17h 27mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$252
Tue 3/1910:48 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop14h 50mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/2611:40 amSJO - DTW
2 stops18h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$253
Wed 4/106:31 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop15h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 4/161:45 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop8h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$255
Mon 4/156:27 amDTW - SJO
1 stop7h 09mSpirit Airlines
Tue 4/161:01 amSJO - DTW
1 stop8h 13mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$257
Tue 4/95:08 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop17h 28mSpirit Airlines
Mon 4/221:45 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop16h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$258
Mon 4/156:27 amDTW - SJO
1 stop7h 09mSpirit Airlines
Wed 4/171:45 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop7h 45mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$261

Detroit to Costa Rica flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Detroit to Costa Rica for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from Detroit to Costa Rica should consider booking one of these fares. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Sun 3/38:57 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop14h 15mMultiple Airlines
Fri 3/82:46 pmSJO - DTW
2 stops25h 23mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$303
Wed 2/288:39 amDTW - SJO
2 stops17h 25mSpirit Airlines
Mon 3/41:59 amSJO - DTW
2 stops9h 05mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$310
Sun 3/39:15 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop28h 44mSpirit Airlines
Mon 3/111:48 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop16h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$311
Wed 2/288:00 amDTW - SJO
1 stop18h 04mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/52:40 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop17h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$312
Wed 2/288:39 amDTW - SJO
2 stops17h 25mSpirit Airlines
Tue 3/52:40 pmSJO - DTW
1 stop17h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$315
Sun 3/38:57 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop14h 15mMultiple Airlines
Thu 3/71:59 amSJO - DTW
2 stops19h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$321
Thu 2/293:38 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop19h 34mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/56:00 amSJO - DTW
1 stop26h 21mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$324
Wed 2/284:45 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop9h 19mSpirit Airlines
Mon 3/41:59 amSJO - DTW
1 stop8h 15mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$325
Sun 3/39:43 pmDTW - SJO
2 stops28h 16mSpirit Airlines
Fri 3/82:46 pmSJO - DTW
2 stops17h 11mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$329

One-way flights to Costa Rica from Detroit

Search for one-way flight options from Detroit to Costa Rica. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Detroit to Costa Rica, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Those seeking round-trip flights from Detroit to Costa Rica should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Tue 3/127:34 pmDTW - SJO
2 stops19h 10mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$113
Tue 3/126:00 amDTW - SJO
1 stop8h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$118
Tue 3/1211:11 amDTW - SJO
1 stop14h 53mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$123
Tue 3/126:00 amDTW - SJO
3 stops30h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$127
Sat 3/164:49 pmDTW - SJO
2 stops9h 15mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$131
Sat 3/1612:05 pmDTW - SJO
1 stop23h 34mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$134
Fri 3/155:28 amDTW - SJO
1 stop9h 16mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/21$140
Wed 3/207:14 amDTW - SJO
2 stops18h 50mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$146
Wed 3/207:14 amDTW - SJO
3 stops18h 50mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 2/20$161

Find flights from Detroit to Costa Rica within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Detroit to Costa Rica that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.

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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

DTW - SJO

DTWSJO

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Wed 4/10

1 stop15h 40m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Tue 4/16

2 stops29h 07m

$238

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

DTW - SJO

DTWSJO

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Wed 4/10

1 stop15h 40m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Mon 4/15

1 stop9h 20m

$247

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

DTW - SJO

DTWSJO

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Mon 4/22

1 stop8h 21m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Thu 4/25

1 stop9h 51m

$249

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

DTW - SJO

DTWSJO

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 4/9

1 stop8h 23m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Mon 4/22

1 stop14h 05m

$252

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

DTW - SJO

DTWSJO

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 3/19

1 stop14h 50m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Tue 3/26

2 stops18h 47m

$253

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

DTW - SJO

DTWSJO

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Mon 4/15

1 stop7h 09m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Tue 4/16

1 stop8h 13m

$257

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

DTW - SJO

DTWSJO

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sat 5/11

1 stop15h 40m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Fri 5/24

1 stop8h 59m

$398

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyLiberia

DTW - LIR

DTWLIR

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fri 5/17

1 stop17h 40m

Liberia

Tue 5/21

1 stop23h 37m

$521

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyLiberia

DTW - LIR

DTWLIR

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fri 4/12

1 stop10h 11m

Liberia

Fri 4/19

1 stop14h 59m

$544

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Reviews of airlines servicing Costa Rica

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Costa Rica. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Costa Rica. Reviews last updated February 22, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Detroit to Costa Rica, such as Spirit Airlines, Frontier and United Airlines. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

I paid for an aisle seat and found I was bumped to the middle seat. No entertainment at all, bathroom was so tiny, a woman had a hard time in there. Seems it was considered for men only. This was my first time on Alaska airlines. I don’t think I want to fly on Alaska Airlines again.

8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

I paid for an aisle seat and found I was bumped to the middle seat. No entertainment at all, bathroom was so tiny, a woman had a hard time in there. Seems it was considered for men only. This was my first time on Alaska airlines. I don’t think I want to fly on Alaska Airlines again.

8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

I paid for an aisle seat and found I was bumped to the middle seat. No entertainment at all, bathroom was so tiny, a woman had a hard time in there. Seems it was considered for men only. This was my first time on Alaska airlines. I don’t think I want to fly on Alaska Airlines again.

7.7
Good
5,291 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

I paid for an aisle seat and found I was bumped to the middle seat. No entertainment at all, bathroom was so tiny, a woman had a hard time in there. Seems it was considered for men only. This was my first time on Alaska airlines. I don’t think I want to fly on Alaska Airlines again.

7.6
Good
3,161 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

I paid for an aisle seat and found I was bumped to the middle seat. No entertainment at all, bathroom was so tiny, a woman had a hard time in there. Seems it was considered for men only. This was my first time on Alaska airlines. I don’t think I want to fly on Alaska Airlines again.

7.4
Good
11,872 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,274 reviews

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

I paid for an aisle seat and found I was bumped to the middle seat. No entertainment at all, bathroom was so tiny, a woman had a hard time in there. Seems it was considered for men only. This was my first time on Alaska airlines. I don’t think I want to fly on Alaska Airlines again.

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

If you book a flight to Costa Rica from Detroit, you will be flying from All airports, which is the city’s only airport. Detroit All airports (DTT) is located 0.6 mi from the center of Detroit.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Costa Rica for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $238, but on average you can expect to pay $260.

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

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

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $113. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air Canada and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from Detroit to Costa Rica for a low price.

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

What does DTW to SJO mean?

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is DTW and San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport is SJO. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Ready for more IATA code knowledge? These are related airports for your current travel destination: Liberia Airport (LIR), Limon Airport (LIO), San José Tobias Bolanos Intl Airport (SYQ), Tamarindo Airport (TNO), Quepos Airport (XQP).

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Top 7 airlines flying from Detroit to Costa Rica

Discover the top 7 airlines that operate flights from Detroit to Costa Rica. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$246Average$479FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
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Air CanadaCheapest$334Average$715FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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JetBlueCheapest$440Average$609FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
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United AirlinesCheapest$639Average$889FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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Copa AirlinesCheapest$641Average$998FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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American AirlinesCheapest$679Average$950FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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DeltaCheapest$831Average$1,133FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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