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 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 June, July 2021

The best prices found for Costa Rica to NYC flights for June, July
6 Jul - 20 Jul
$242pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
18 Jun - 17 Sep
$254pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
18 Jun - 16 Sep
$255pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
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
6 Jul - 20 Jul
$242pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
15 Sep - 18 Sep
$244pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
29 Sep - 5 Oct
$250pp
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

Save time with Costa Rica to New York direct flight deals
6 Aug - 16 Aug
$310pp
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
1 Oct - 15 Oct
$310pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
1 Oct - 9 Oct
$319pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
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
21 Jun - 10 Jul
$267pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
21 Jun - 20 Jul
$275pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
21 Jun - 12 Jul
$277pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Avianca
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Avianca
 
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
9:30 am - 6:42 pm
Volaris Costa Rica
1 Stop
7h 12m
SJO - JFK
Volaris Costa Rica
$148
mytrip.com
8:42 am - 6:11 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 29m
SJO - EWR
Spirit Airlines
$160
Hotwire
10:07 am - 6:51 am
Frontier
1 Stop
18h 44m
SJO - EWR
Frontier
$169
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Costa Rica</span> to <span class="emphasized">New York</span> flights.

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.

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 $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Costa Rica to New York for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Avianca for just $242, but on average you can expect to pay $264.

Are there nonstop flights from Costa Rica to New York for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Costa Rica to New York under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Costa Rica to New York is less than $350.

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

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

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: Interjet, American Airlines or Aeromexico.

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 - New York John F Kennedy Intl, San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Newark 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 $730 for a flight from Costa Rica to New York. The cheapest flight overall is $162 while the most popular route, (San José Juan Santamaria Intl - New York John F Kennedy Intl) is currently priced at $272.

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

Departing from Costa Rica to New York will take you 5h 02m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Costa Rica to New York round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Costa Rica to New York round-trip from $242. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Spirit Airlines, from $244, and Copa Airlines, from $279.

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 Avianca ($147), Volaris Costa Rica ($148), and Spirit Airlines ($160).

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
5h 12m
Average temperature for June in New York
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for June in New York
4.1 ″

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

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

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
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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