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)

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 21 days in advance to save up to 26% 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 21 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 $229, or $301 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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 August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $62.

Cheap flights from Costa Rica to New York in March, April 2021

15 Apr - 30 Apr
$186pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
15 Mar - 16 Apr
$188pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
11 Apr - 22 Apr
$189pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Costa Rica to New York 2021 flight deals

11 May - 12 May
$177pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
15 Apr - 30 Apr
$186pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
15 Mar - 16 Apr
$188pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Non-stop flights to New York from Costa Rica

16 Apr - 30 Apr
$273pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
29 Mar - 31 Mar
$274pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
16 Mar - 23 Mar
$278pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Last minute flights from Costa Rica to New York

15 Mar - 16 Apr
$188pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
17 Mar - 23 Mar
$198pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
17 Mar - 21 Apr
$199pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

One-way flights to New York from Costa Rica

8:59 pm - 2:36 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
15h 37m
SJO - EWR
Spirit Airlines
$101
mytrip.com
6:58 am - 7:18 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
10h 20m
SJO - EWR
Spirit Airlines
$102
Gotogate
8:59 pm - 2:25 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
15h 26m
SJO - EWR
Spirit Airlines
$109
mytrip.com

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Flight FAQs

From Costa Rica to New York

Are flight prices decreasing from Costa Rica to New York 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 New York 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 New York to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on 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 New York 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 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 Spirit Airlines for just $177, but on average you can expect to pay $199.

Are there nonstop flights from Costa Rica to New York for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Costa Rica to New York under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Costa Rica to New York is less than $294.

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

Before booking your flight from Costa Rica to New York check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada.

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

The most popular flight routes from Costa Rica to New York are San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Newark, San José Juan Santamaria Intl - New York John F Kennedy Intl and San José Juan Santamaria Intl - New York LaGuardia.

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

On average you can expect to pay $715 for a flight from Costa Rica to New York. The cheapest flight overall is $147 while the most popular route, (San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Newark) is currently priced at $190.

How long is the flight from Costa Rica to New York?

Departing from Costa Rica to New York will take you 4h 59m. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Costa Rica to New York round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Costa Rica to New York round-trip from $177.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Costa Rica to New York are Spirit Airlines ($101) and Copa Airlines ($151).

Destination information for New York

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.00
Flight duration
5h 14m
Average temperature for March in New York
51.8 °F
Avg rainfall for March in New York
4.3 ″

Airports servicing

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

Airports servicing New York

John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 10 airlines flying from Costa Rica to New York

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$152 $307 No cancel fee 65%
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.

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