Cheap flights from Costa Rica to New York (NYC)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Costa Rica to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best null to NYC flight in 2021: compare Costa Rica to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Costa Rica to New York?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 49 days in advance to save up to 29% 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 49 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 Costa Rica to New York 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $332, or $452 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Costa Rica to New York (CR - NYC)?

When flying from Costa Rica to New York, 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 Costa Rica to New York?

Flights from Costa Rica to New York lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Costa Rica to New York in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $221.

Cheap flights from Costa Rica to New York in October, November 2021

The best prices found for Costa Rica to NYC flights for October, November
11 Nov - 14 Nov
$147pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
11 Nov - 14 Nov
$151pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
18 Nov - 7 Jan
$154pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Costa Rica to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Costa Rica found for this year
11 Nov - 14 Nov
$147pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
11 Nov - 14 Nov
$151pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$153pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Non-stop flights to New York from Costa Rica

Save time with Costa Rica to New York direct flight deals
5 Nov - 15 Nov
$200pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
29 Oct - 2 Nov
$200pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
29 Jan - 11 Feb
$202pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Last minute flights from Costa Rica to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Costa Rica, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 1 Nov
$156pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
24 Oct - 13 Nov
$156pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SWF
New Windsor Stewart
SWF
New Windsor Stewart
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
26 Oct - 3 Nov
$157pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

One-way flights to New York from Costa Rica

The cheapest one-way flights from Costa Rica to New York
10:00 am - 7:05 pm
Volaris
1 Stop
7h 05m
SJO - JFK
Volaris
$101
Orbitz
8:53 am - 6:33 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
8h 40m
SJO - LGA
Spirit Airlines
$105
Spirit
12:50 pm - 10:10 pm
Avianca
1 Stop
7h 20m
SJO - JFK
Avianca
$107
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Costa Rica to New York

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Costa Rica to New York that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Costa Rica to New York for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $147, but on average you can expect to pay $156.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Costa Rica to New York under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Costa Rica to New York is less than $216.

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

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

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $96. Frontier flights start at $99 while deals on Volaris start at $101 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Costa Rica to New York?

The cheapest flight price from Costa Rica to New York is $161. On average you can expect to pay $729. The most popular route, (San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Newark), can usually be booked for $155.

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

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

What are the most popular routes from Costa Rica to New York?

The most popular route from Costa Rica to New York is San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Newark. You may also consider San José Juan Santamaria Intl - New York John F Kennedy Intl or San José Juan Santamaria Intl - New York LaGuardia.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New York, NY

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

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

Most visitors from Costa Rica need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New York.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Costa Rica must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Costa Rica from New York?

Returning to Costa Rica from New York

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Costa Rica.

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

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Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Costa Rica to New York.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.00
Flight duration from Costa Rica to New York
5h 15m
Average temperature for October in New York
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in New York
4.1 ″

Airports servicing

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

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Top 10 airlines flying from Costa Rica to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Costa Rica to New York 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
$87 $320 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.

United Airlines
$129 $445 No cancel fee 69%
Spirit Airlines
$152 $307 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$162 $446 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$166 $456 No cancel fee 71%
Volaris
$170 $377 No cancel fee 79%
JetBlue
$178 $477 No cancel fee 62%
Copa Airlines
$212 $467 No cancel fee 70%
Interjet
$253 $352 No cancel fee 68%
Air Canada
$276 $462 No cancel fee 67%
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