Cheap flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles (LAX)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Costa Rica to Los Angeles (LAX)

How far in advance should I book a flight from Costa Rica to Los Angeles?

Users have found that booking a flight from Costa Rica to Los Angeles at least 17 days early can save you up to 20% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 17 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles for as little as $75 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $95 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Costa Rica to Los Angeles?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Costa Rica in April are about $86 on average during April, but can be found for as low as $43.

Cheap flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles in February, March 2021

6 Mar - 14 Mar
$242pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
4 Mar - 30 Mar
$243pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$246pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Costa Rica to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

24 Aug - 6 Sep
$140pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
28 Apr - 19 May
$190pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
28 Apr - 19 May
$196pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Costa Rica

28 May - 5 Jun
$226pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
23 Apr - 2 May
$246pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
29 Apr - 9 May
$257pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Last minute flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles

6 Mar - 14 Mar
$242pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
4 Mar - 30 Mar
$243pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
4 Mar - 7 Mar
$256pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Costa Rica

11:40 am - 6:30 pm
Avianca
1 Stop
7h 50m
SJO - LAX
Avianca
$145
Gotogate
3:20 am - 8:45 am
Delta
Nonstop
6h 25m
SJO - LAX
Delta
$152
Delta
7:00 am - 11:05 am
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
6h 05m
LIR - LAX
Alaska Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Costa Rica to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Costa Rica to Los Angeles 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 Costa Rica and Los Angeles 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 Costa Rica to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Costa Rica to Los Angeles 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 Costa Rica to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, Avianca, and Volaris Costa Rica flying from Costa Rica to Los Angeles have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Volaris Costa Rica for just $140, but on average you can expect to pay $211.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Costa Rica to Los Angeles is less than $274.

Are there last-minute flights available from Costa Rica to Los Angeles for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles have been viewed 278 times in the past calendar month.

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

Interjet, American Airlines and Aeromexico are the most popular airlines when flying from Costa Rica to Los Angeles.

What are the cheapest Flights from Costa Rica to Los Angeles?

The cheapest flight price from Costa Rica to Los Angeles is $178. On average you can expect to pay $724. The most popular route, (San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Los Angeles), can usually be booked for $192.

What are the most reliable airlines from Costa Rica to Los Angeles?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Costa Rica to Los Angeles on time: JetBlue(100%), Alaska Airlines(96%), United Airlines(94%.)

How long is the flight from Costa Rica to Los Angeles?

Airlines like Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, and Volaris Costa Rica fly from Costa Rica to Los Angeles in about 6h 05m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 18m. 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 Costa Rica to Los Angeles round-trip?

Flying on Volaris Costa Rica is currently your cheapest option to Los Angeles, with prices starting at $140. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Spirit Airlines and Avianca, with the lowest prices starting at $190 and $234, respectively.

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

$128 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Avianca and Alaska Airlines, with prices starting from $134 and $135, respectively.

Destination information for Los Angeles

Today's exchange rate
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Flight duration
5h 50m
Average temperature for February in Los Angeles
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Los Angeles
4.8 ″

Airports servicing

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

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 10 airlines flying from Costa Rica to Los Angeles

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$159 $336 No cancel fee 65%
Interjet
$242 $353 No cancel fee 68%
Volaris Costa Rica
$127 $366 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.

JetBlue
$242 $386 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$202 $422 No cancel fee N/A
Aeromexico
$334 $423 No cancel fee N/A
Copa Airlines
$215 $426 No cancel fee 70%
Alaska Airlines
$198 $432 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$187 $432 No cancel fee 71%
Volaris
$193 $445 No cancel fee 79%
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