Cheap flights from New Jersey (NJ) to Costa Rica

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How to find the cheapest flight from
New Jersey to Costa Rica

All the information you need to plan the best null to SJO flight in 2022: compare New Jersey to Costa Rica flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Costa Rica.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New Jersey to Costa Rica (NJ - CR)?

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

How far in advance should I book a flight from New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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 Jersey in August are about $410 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $171.

Cheap flights from New Jersey to Costa Rica in January, February 2022

The best prices found for New Jersey to Costa Rica flights for January, February
20 Feb - 22 Feb
$143pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
19 Feb - 24 Feb
$144pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
19 Feb - 24 Feb
$149pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

New Jersey to Costa Rica 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from New Jersey found for this year
20 Feb - 22 Feb
$143pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
19 Feb - 24 Feb
$144pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
19 Feb - 24 Feb
$149pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to Costa Rica from New Jersey

Save time with New Jersey 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
28 May - 17 Jun
$169pp
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
23 Apr - 12 Jun
$170pp
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 New Jersey to Costa Rica

Late deals on round-trip flights to Costa Rica from New Jersey, departing today and this week
4 Feb - 6 Feb
$169pp
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
4 Feb - 11 Feb
$173pp
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
1 Feb - 10 Feb
$174pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Costa Rica from New Jersey

The cheapest one-way flights from New Jersey to Costa Rica
2:59 am - 4:00 pm
British Airways
1 Stop
14h 01m
JFK - SJO
British Airways
$70
Billigflug
12:54 pm - 8:35 am
Frontier
1 Stop
20h 41m
LGA - SJO
Frontier
$72
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Flight FAQs

From New Jersey to Costa Rica

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

Some of our airline partners flying from New Jersey to Costa Rica have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New Jersey to Costa Rica for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Jersey to Costa Rica for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $143, but on average you can expect to pay $161.

Are there nonstop flights from New Jersey to Costa Rica for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Jersey to Costa Rica under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Jersey to Costa Rica is less than $177.

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

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

How popular is this New Jersey to Costa Rica flight route?

Flights from New Jersey to Costa Rica have been viewed 496 times in the past calendar month.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $51. Users have also found prices from $55 and $59 on Avianca and Spirit Airlines, respectively.

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COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Costa Rica from New Jersey?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Jersey to Costa Rica

Most visitors from New Jersey can enter Costa Rica without restrictions.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Jersey 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 New Jersey from Costa Rica?

Returning to New Jersey 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 Jersey.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Costa Rica are not required to quarantine after entering New Jersey.

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New Jersey to Costa Rica.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₡623.93
Flight duration from New Jersey to Costa Rica
5h 15m

Airports servicing

Caldwell Wright (CDW)
Morristown (MMU)
Teterboro (TEB)
Trenton (TTN)
Atlantic City (ACY)

Airports servicing

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

Top 10 airlines flying from New Jersey to Costa Rica

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Jersey 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
JetBlue
$173 $567 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$175 $557 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$180 $557 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$181 $406 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$213 $626 No cancel fee 69%
Air Canada
$244 $720 No cancel fee 67%
Volaris Costa Rica
$262 $391 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
$333 $634 No cancel fee 70%
Avianca
$349 $489 No cancel fee 71%
Interjet
$428 $790 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.

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