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 2022: 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 25 days in advance to save up to 9% 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 25 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $415, or $454 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica (JFK - CR)?

When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Costa Rica. Flights to Costa Rica from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport in August are about $410 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $171.

Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica in January, February 2022

The best prices found for JFK to Costa Rica flights for January, February
4 Feb - 12 Feb
$163pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Feb - 28 Mar
$164pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Feb - 13 Feb
$166pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-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

New York John F Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from John F Kennedy Intl found for this year
4 Feb - 12 Feb
$163pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Feb - 28 Mar
$164pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Feb - 13 Feb
$166pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-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
13 Feb - 28 Mar
$164pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
13 Feb - 28 Mar
$166pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
27 Mar - 28 Mar
$168pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
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
4 Feb - 12 Feb
$163pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Feb - 13 Feb
$166pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-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
5 Feb - 13 Feb
$167pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-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

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

The cheapest one-way flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica
2:10 am - 7:52 am
Delta
1 Stop
7h 42m
JFK - LIR
Delta
$122
Delta
10:59 am - 9:14 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
24h 15m
JFK - LIR
American Airlines
4:36 am - 9:06 am
JetBlue
Nonstop
5h 30m
JFK - LIR
JetBlue

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Flight FAQs

From John F Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica

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 New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Avianca for just $164, but on average you can expect to pay $174.

Are there nonstop flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica is less than $175.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica on average per day?

1 flight departure from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica?

Avianca, JetBlue, and American Airlines can get you from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica in just under 5h 25m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 22m. New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport and Costa Rica are separated by a distance of 2223 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

$106 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from JetBlue. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $107 and $111, respectively.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica are Avianca Costa Rica (93%), Avianca (87%) and Avianca (78%).

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

When booking a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica, you may want to consider flying on Interjet, Major Airline or American Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $131. While the most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - San José Juan Santamaria Intl) can be booked for $190 on average our data indicates $428 when flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Costa Rica.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Costa Rica from John F Kennedy Intl?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica

Most visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl can enter Costa Rica without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Costa Rica.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl 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.


Do I need a test to fly back to John F Kennedy Intl from Costa Rica?

Returning to New York John F Kennedy Intl from Costa Rica

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Costa Rica must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Costa Rica are not required to quarantine after entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

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Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₡622.98
Flight duration from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Costa Rica
5h 13m

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Top 10 airlines flying from New York 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.

American Airlines
$176 $539 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$181 $394 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$185 $605 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$188 $595 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$199 $580 No cancel fee 62%
Volaris
$208 $396 No cancel fee 79%
Copa Airlines
$210 $428 No cancel fee 70%
Interjet
$262 $356 No cancel fee 68%

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

Aeromexico
$280 $462 No cancel fee N/A
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