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How to find the cheapest flight from
El Salvador to Costa Rica

All the information you need to plan the best null to SJO flight in 2021: compare El Salvador to Costa Rica flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Costa Rica.
How far in advance should I book a flight from El Salvador to Costa Rica?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 15 days in advance, which can save you up to 7% on flights from El Salvador to Costa Rica compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 15 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $340. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $376.

What is the cheapest month to fly from El Salvador to Costa Rica?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Costa Rica from El Salvador. Users have commonly found prices around $382 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $205. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from El Salvador to Costa Rica in May, June 2021

The best prices found for El Salvador to Costa Rica flights for May, June
31 May - 7 Jun
$173pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
18 May - 25 May
$174pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
19 May - 26 May
$175pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl

El Salvador to Costa Rica 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from El Salvador found for this year
1 Dec - 5 Dec
$160pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$161pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
20 Aug - 25 Aug
$164pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl

Non-stop flights to Costa Rica from El Salvador

Save time with El Salvador to Costa Rica direct flight deals
20 Aug - 25 Aug
$164pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
19 Aug - 24 Aug
$167pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
30 Jul - 3 Aug
$169pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl

Last minute flights from El Salvador to Costa Rica

Late deals on round-trip flights to Costa Rica from El Salvador, departing today and this week
14 May - 16 May
$178pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
15 May - 18 May
$181pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
15 May - 22 May
$182pp
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SAL
San Salvador El Salvador Intl

One-way flights to Costa Rica from El Salvador

The cheapest one-way flights from El Salvador to Costa Rica
12:52 pm - 7:53 pm
Volaris Costa Rica
1 Stop
7h 01m
SAL - SJO
Volaris Costa Rica
$135
mytrip.com
4:15 am - 4:00 am
Avianca
2 Stops
23h 45m
SAL - SJO
Avianca
$326
mytrip.com
9:46 am - 1:45 am
Copa Airlines
2 Stops
15h 59m
SAL - SJO
Copa Airlines
$333
Copa

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Flight FAQs

From El Salvador to Costa Rica

Are flight prices decreasing from El Salvador to Costa Rica 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 El Salvador and Costa Rica 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.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from El Salvador to Costa Rica for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Volaris Costa Rica for just $164, but on average you can expect to pay $179.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from El Salvador to Costa Rica under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from El Salvador to Costa Rica is less than $181.

Are there last-minute flights available from El Salvador to Costa Rica for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from El Salvador to Costa Rica within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from El Salvador to Costa Rica?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The El Salvador to Costa Rica flight path was viewed by 221 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 El Salvador to Costa Rica?

When booking a flight from El Salvador 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 cheapest Flights from El Salvador to Costa Rica?

The cheapest flight price from El Salvador to Costa Rica is $78. On average you can expect to pay $350. The most popular route, (San Salvador El Salvador Intl - San José Juan Santamaria Intl), can usually be booked for $173.

What are the most reliable airlines from El Salvador to Costa Rica?

Consider Avianca (100%), Avianca Costa Rica (100%) or Iberia (100%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from El Salvador to Costa Rica.

How long is the flight from El Salvador to Costa Rica?

For as low as $212, Avianca can have you in Costa Rica from El Salvador in 1h 15m. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from El Salvador to Costa Rica round-trip?

Flying on Volaris Costa Rica is currently your cheapest option to Costa Rica, with prices starting at $164.

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

$87 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Volaris Costa Rica. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Spirit Airlines and Copa Airlines, with prices starting from $259 and $284, respectively.

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Flight duration
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Top 6 airlines flying from El Salvador to Costa Rica

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from El Salvador to Costa Rica choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Volaris Costa Rica
$143 $195 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Volaris Costa Rica. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Copa Airlines
$167 $210 No cancel fee 70%
Volaris
$163 $223 No cancel fee 79%
Avianca
$186 $240 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$454 $723 No cancel fee 65%
Aeromexico
$1,232 $1,648 No cancel fee N/A
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