Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Costa Rica

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How to find the cheapest flight from
John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Costa Rica

All the information you need to plan the best JFK to SJO flight in 2021: compare John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 15 days in advance to save up to 7% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 15 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $340, or $376 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Costa Rica. Flights to Costa Rica from John F. Kennedy Intl in October are about $382 on average during October, but can be found for as low as $205.

Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica in May, June 2021

The best prices found for JFK to Costa Rica flights for May, June
4 Jun - 12 Jun
$284pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
31 May - 12 Jun
$285pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
1 Jun - 11 Jun
$286pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from John F. Kennedy Intl found for this year
15 Sep - 19 Sep
$261pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
14 Sep - 19 Sep
$277pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
20 Sep - 24 Sep
$279pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Non-stop flights to Costa Rica from John F. Kennedy Intl

Save time with John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica direct flight deals
11 Jun - 19 Jun
$304pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
30 Jun - 7 Jul
$309pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
21 May - 26 May
$310pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica

Late deals on round-trip flights to Costa Rica from John F. Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
21 May - 1 Feb
$290pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
25 May - 23 Jun
$293pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
20 May - 1 Feb
$294pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris
 
1 STOP
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Costa Rica from John F. Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica
8:52 pm - 7:05 am
Copa Airlines
1 Stop
12h 13m
JFK - SJO
Copa Airlines
$151
Kiwi.com
5:30 am - 8:41 am
JetBlue
Nonstop
5h 11m
JFK - LIR
JetBlue
2:30 am - 9:25 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
8h 55m
JFK - LIR
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica

Are flight prices decreasing from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, JetBlue, and Avianca are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Volaris Costa Rica for just $261, but on average you can expect to pay $288.

Are there nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica is less than $336.

Are there last-minute flights available from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica for under $300?

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

What are the most popular airlines that fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica?

Interjet, Major Airline and American Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica.

What are the cheapest Flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica?

While on average a flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica is generally $775, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $152. When looking at the most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - San José Juan Santamaria Intl), you can expect to pay $279 for that flight.

How long is the flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica?

Airlines like JetBlue, American Airlines, and Volaris Costa Rica fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica in about 5h 11m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 14m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica round-trip from $261. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Copa Airlines, from $284, and JetBlue, from $304.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Copa Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $108. However, be on the lookout for offers from JetBlue and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica for a low price.

Destination points for flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica

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Destination information for Costa Rica

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Flight duration
5h 14m

Airports servicing New York

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

Top 10 airlines flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F. Kennedy Intl 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
$164 $336 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.

Interjet
$262 $356 No cancel fee 68%
Spirit Airlines
$181 $394 No cancel fee 65%
Volaris
$208 $396 No cancel fee 79%
Copa Airlines
$210 $428 No cancel fee 70%
Aeromexico
$280 $462 No cancel fee N/A
Avianca
$363 $524 No cancel fee 71%
American Airlines
$176 $539 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$199 $580 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$188 $595 No cancel fee N/A
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