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Iowa to Costa Rica

How far in advance should I book a flight from Iowa 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 25 days in advance, which can save you up to 9% on flights from Iowa to Costa Rica compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 25 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 $415. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $454.

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

Flights from Iowa to Costa Rica lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Iowa to Costa Rica in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $171.

Cheap flights from Iowa to Costa Rica in November, December 2020

The best prices found for Iowa to Costa Rica flights for November, December
3 Dec - 13 Dec
$290pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CID
Cedar Rapids
3 Dec - 13 Dec
$317pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CID
Cedar Rapids
3 Dec - 13 Dec
$327pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CID
Cedar Rapids

Iowa to Costa Rica 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from Iowa found for next year
3 Dec - 13 Dec
$290pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CID
Cedar Rapids
3 Dec - 13 Dec
$317pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CID
Cedar Rapids
3 Dec - 13 Dec
$327pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CID
Cedar Rapids

Last minute flights from Iowa to Costa Rica

Late deals on round-trip flights to Costa Rica from Iowa, departing today and this week
26 Nov - 30 Nov
$619pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
26 Nov - 29 Nov
$622pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
29 Nov - 5 Dec
$657pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LIR
Liberia
LIR
Liberia
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Costa Rica from Iowa

The cheapest one-way flights from Iowa to Costa Rica
4:45 am - 7:59 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
39h 14m
CID - SJO
Multiple Airlines
$361
Kiwi.com
7:10 am - 9:10 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
50h 00m
DSM - LIR
American Airlines
1:10 am - 8:04 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
6h 54m
DSM - LIR
United Airlines
$472
United

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Flight FAQs

From Iowa to Costa Rica

Are flight prices decreasing from Iowa 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 Iowa 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Iowa to Costa Rica to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Iowa to Costa Rica are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines flying from Iowa to Costa Rica have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Iowa to Costa Rica for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $290, but on average you can expect to pay $373.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Iowa to Costa Rica, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Iowa to Costa Rica for under $700?

There are currently 15+ open flights from Iowa to Costa Rica within the next 7 days for less than $700.

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

When booking a flight from Iowa to Costa Rica, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

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

Most travelers choose Des Moines - Liberia, Des Moines - San José Juan Santamaria Intl or Cedar Rapids - San José Juan Santamaria Intl when deciding on the best route from Iowa to Costa Rica.

What are the cheapest Flights from Iowa to Costa Rica?

On average you can expect to pay $767 for a flight from Iowa to Costa Rica. The cheapest flight overall is $520 while the most popular route, (Des Moines - Liberia) is currently priced at $648.

How long is the flight from Iowa to Costa Rica?

For as low as $904, United Airlines can have you in Costa Rica from Iowa in 6h 49m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Iowa to Costa Rica round-trip from $406.

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

$184 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from American Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines, with prices from $233.

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Airports servicing

Cedar Rapids (CID)
Dubuque (DBQ)
Des Moines (DSM)
Fort Dodge (FOD)
Mason City (MCW)

Airports servicing

El Progreso Drake Bay (DRK)
La Fortuna (FON)
Golfito (GLF)
Limon (LIO)
Liberia International Airport (LIR)
Nosara Beach (NOB)

Top 3 airlines from Iowa to Costa Rica

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Iowa 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
American Airlines
$277 $729 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$547 $870 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$432 $878 No cancel fee N/A
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