Cheap flights to San José, Costa Rica from $69

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BOS — SJO
jun. 18 — jun. 251

Flights to San José, Costa Rica in 2024

Find the latest flights to San José in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,214,720 searches and data was last updated on junio 13, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

September

Average price

$428

Round-trip from

$202

One-way from

$69
High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From New York to San José Juan Santamaria Intl
One-way flight from New York to San José Juan Santamaria Intl (SJO)

Cheap flights to San José, Costa Rica in June & July 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to San José in June and July 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,214,720 searches and data was last updated on junio 13, 2024.
These are some of the cheapest-priced fares users can find on flights departing to San José in June and July 2024. Prices refresh often so be sure to come back soon for more deals.
jue. 6/136:35 pmJFK - SJO
Nonstop5h 21mJetBlue
mar. 6/2511:56 pmSJO - JFK
Nonstop5h 11mJetBlue
Deal found 6/12$218
lun. 6/246:35 pmJFK - SJO
Nonstop5h 21mJetBlue
jue. 7/1811:56 pmSJO - JFK
Nonstop5h 11mJetBlue
Deal found 6/11$268
mié. 6/127:28 pmEWR - SJO
2 stops29h 07mAmerican Airlines
dom. 6/1611:59 pmSJO - EWR
2 stops15h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$277
mié. 6/123:40 pmJFK - SJO
2 stops22h 10mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 6/1512:50 pmSJO - JFK
2 stops19h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$277
mié. 6/125:04 pmEWR - SJO
Nonstop5h 15mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/1511:50 amSJO - EWR
Nonstop5h 23mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/12$278
lun. 6/177:10 amEWR - SJO
1 stop14h 27mUnited Airlines
jue. 6/2012:44 pmSJO - EWR
Nonstop5h 23mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/12$282
sáb. 6/154:59 pmEWR - SJO
2 stops21h 56mAmerican Airlines
mar. 6/1811:59 pmSJO - EWR
2 stops20h 43mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$283
lun. 7/296:35 pmJFK - SJO
Nonstop5h 21mJetBlue
vie. 8/1611:52 amSJO - JFK
1 stop10h 24mJetBlue
Deal found 6/12$285
mar. 6/183:40 pmJFK - SJO
2 stops22h 10mAmerican Airlines
lun. 6/2412:50 pmSJO - JFK
2 stops19h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$287

San José, Costa Rica 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for San José, Costa Rica in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,214,720 searches and data were last updated on junio 13, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights to San José in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
mar. 9/245:00 amEWR - SJO
1 stop8h 33mSpirit Airlines
mié. 10/212:29 pmSJO - EWR
1 stop8h 51mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/11$202
vie. 8/305:59 amJFK - SJO
1 stop9h 21mAmerican Airlines
mié. 9/42:19 pmSJO - JFK
1 stop17h 18mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$216
mar. 8/276:35 pmJFK - SJO
Nonstop5h 21mJetBlue
jue. 9/269:44 pmSJO - JFK
Nonstop5h 02mJetBlue
Deal found 6/12$218
mar. 10/226:55 amJFK - SJO
1 stop13h 55mAvianca
lun. 11/184:55 pmSJO - JFK
Nonstop7h 15mAvianca
Deal found 6/12$219
mar. 9/103:30 amJFK - SJO
1 stop9h 55mAvianca
lun. 9/307:45 pmSJO - JFK
1 stop7h 50mAvianca
Deal found 6/12$220
mar. 10/16:55 amJFK - SJO
1 stop13h 55mAvianca
mar. 10/81:30 pmSJO - JFK
1 stop10h 40mAvianca
Deal found 6/12$221
dom. 9/156:55 amJFK - SJO
1 stop10h 30mAvianca
lun. 9/237:45 pmSJO - JFK
1 stop7h 50mAvianca
Deal found 6/13$222
mar. 9/245:00 amEWR - SJO
1 stop8h 33mSpirit Airlines
mié. 10/212:29 pmSJO - EWR
1 stop8h 51mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$224
lun. 8/2611:20 amJFK - SJO
Nonstop6h 35mAvianca
jue. 9/261:30 pmSJO - JFK
1 stop10h 40mAvianca
Deal found 6/12$224

Flights to San José, Costa Rica departing soon

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Browse some of the flights available to San José departing last-minute. Make sure the flight you book matches the day, time, and destination you're looking for.
dom. 6/236:35 pmJFK - SJO
Nonstop5h 21mJetBlue
vie. 7/1211:56 pmSJO - JFK
Nonstop5h 11mJetBlue
Deal found 6/12$218
vie. 6/216:35 pmJFK - SJO
Nonstop5h 21mJetBlue
mar. 6/2511:56 pmSJO - JFK
Nonstop5h 11mJetBlue
Deal found 6/12$268
mar. 6/183:40 pmJFK - SJO
2 stops22h 10mAmerican Airlines
lun. 6/2412:50 pmSJO - JFK
2 stops19h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$287
mar. 6/186:29 pmJFK - SJO
1 stop27h 31mAmerican Airlines
lun. 6/242:20 pmSJO - JFK
2 stops17h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$294
mar. 6/186:35 pmJFK - SJO
Nonstop5h 21mJetBlue
sáb. 6/2211:56 pmSJO - JFK
Nonstop5h 11mJetBlue
Deal found 6/12$297
mar. 6/183:40 pmJFK - SJO
2 stops22h 10mAmerican Airlines
lun. 6/2411:59 pmSJO - JFK
2 stops35h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$299
mar. 6/184:59 pmEWR - SJO
2 stops29h 01mAmerican Airlines
dom. 6/2311:59 pmSJO - EWR
2 stops44h 43mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$306
mar. 6/183:59 pmJFK - SJO
1 stop30h 01mAmerican Airlines
lun. 6/2411:59 pmSJO - JFK
2 stops35h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$307
mar. 6/186:35 pmJFK - SJO
Nonstop5h 21mJetBlue
lun. 6/2411:56 pmSJO - JFK
Nonstop5h 11mJetBlue
Deal found 6/12$318

One-way flights to San José, Costa Rica

Explore one-way flight options to San José, Costa Rica for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,214,720 searches and data was last updated on junio 13, 2024.
Consider booking one of these one-way flights heading to San José. Reserve a round-trip flight to San José instead by utilizing the search form above.
mar. 8/275:59 pmEWR - SJO
1 stop8h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$69
mié. 8/285:59 pmEWR - SJO
1 stop8h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$70
mié. 8/214:20 pmLGA - SJO
1 stop18h 05mFrontier
Deal found 6/11$87
mar. 8/276:59 amLGA - SJO
1 stop8h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$89
mié. 8/215:14 amEWR - SJO
1 stop10h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$89
mar. 8/276:59 amJFK - SJO
1 stop14h 56mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$89
mié. 10/25:00 amEWR - SJO
1 stop8h 33mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$92
mié. 9/47:06 amJFK - SJO
1 stop7h 49mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$92
lun. 8/265:59 pmEWR - SJO
1 stop8h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$93

Find flights to San José within your budget

Locate flights to San José that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,214,720 searches and data was last updated on junio 13, 2024.

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$202 - $332

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Price

NewarkSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

EWR - SJO

EWRSJO

Newark

mar. 9/24

1 stop8h 33m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

mié. 10/2

1 stop8h 51m

$202

New York John F Kennedy IntlSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

JFK - SJO

JFKSJO

New York John F Kennedy Intl

vie. 8/30

1 stop9h 21m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

mié. 9/4

1 stop17h 18m

$216

New York John F Kennedy IntlSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

JFK - SJO

JFKSJO

New York John F Kennedy Intl

dom. 9/15

Nonstop5h 27m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

lun. 9/23

Nonstop5h 02m

$218

New York John F Kennedy IntlSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

JFK - SJO

JFKSJO

New York John F Kennedy Intl

mar. 10/22

1 stop13h 55m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

lun. 11/18

Nonstop7h 15m

$219

New York John F Kennedy IntlSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

JFK - SJO

JFKSJO

New York John F Kennedy Intl

mar. 9/10

1 stop9h 55m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

lun. 9/30

1 stop7h 50m

$220

New York LaGuardiaSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

LGA - SJO

LGASJO

New York LaGuardia

mar. 9/17

1 stop7h 03m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

dom. 9/22

1 stop22h 26m

$237

NewarkSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

EWR - SJO

EWRSJO

Newark

mié. 10/30

1 stop7h 53m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

mar. 11/12

1 stop7h 37m

$276

New York LaGuardiaSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

LGA - SJO

LGASJO

New York LaGuardia

sáb. 9/7

1 stop23h 29m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

dom. 9/15

1 stop22h 26m

$293

NewarkSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

EWR - SJO

EWRSJO

Newark

sáb. 11/2

1 stop20h 11m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

vie. 11/8

1 stop19h 05m

$332

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Deals found on 6/11

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Temperature and rainfall in San José by month

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SJO

Temperature

64.4 - 69.8 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to San José, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, April is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 69.8 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 64.4 F).

When is the cheapest time to fly to San José?

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Users looking for the lowest fares to San José should consider flying on Tuesday evenings, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travelers will want to avoid Saturday at noon, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing San José

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to San José. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to San José. Reviews last updated junio 13, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown Volaris, Frontier and American Airlines to San José to help guide your decision. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

8.0
Very good
2,517 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.6
Good
4,260 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.4
Good
3,529 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

For travelers who want to fly to San Jose, the capital city of Costa Rica, you will be flying into the Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO). Conveniently situated about 12 miles west of downtown San Jose, this airport is a hub for Sansa Airlines, Avianca Costa Rica, Volaris Costa Rica, and others. When making a reservation for a flight to San Jose, Costa Rica, make sure that you are booking a ticket for the correct “San Jose” and the correct airport. Do not confuse San Jose, Costa Rica, with an airport code of SJO with San Jose, California, which has the airport code SJC. So, double and triple-check that you have the correct “San Jose” when you book your flight.

When you are flying to San Jose, Costa Rica, ensure you have all of your paperwork to avoid any interruptions or delays in your travel plans. To travel to San Jose, you need a valid US passport for your stay in Costa Rica. Your passport needs at least one blank page for an entry stamp. When you arrive in Costa Rica, you must show a ticket for onward or return travel and proof that you have sufficient funds of at least 100 USD per month for the time you propose to stay. You do not need a visa for tourists who intend to leave Costa Rica within 180 days.

You can find a non-stop flight to San Jose (SJO) from many US cities. United operates non-stop flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in New York City. Avianca also flies to SJO directly from JFK, as well as from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD). Delta offers direct flights to SJO from the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). JetBlue and Spirit operate non-stop flights to SJO from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and the Orlando International Airport (MCO). From Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), you can find a non-stop flight to SJO aboard Alaska Airlines and Delta.

  • What should I pack for a flight to San Jose, Costa Rica?

    Throughout the year in San Jose, Costa Rica, daytime temperatures hover in the 70s and 80s, with night temperatures in the 60s. May through August see some rain, and September through November see much rain. When you pack for Costa Rica, pack lightweight, breathable clothing. Also, bring sturdy shoes for visiting the sites or having adventures. And from May to November, pack a light rain jacket with a hood and shoes that can handle getting wet and muddy.

  • What are some things to do in San Jose, Costa Rica?

    In San Jose, you can soak in history and culture at several museums. You can watch a football match or listen to a live band and feel like one of the locals. San Jose can also sample local cuisine, shopping, and nightlife. Costa Rica has many breathtaking outdoor options if you are in the mood for adventure. Explore the Paos Volcano, La Paz Waterfalls, the Arenal Volcano, and Baldi Hot Springs.

  • Can I take public transport from The Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) into downtown San Jose?

    From the San Jose Airport SJO, you can board the ATUASA 200 Alajuela bus. This bus departs SJO every 10 minutes and provides a ride that lasts approximately 30 minutes. From SJO, you can also take a taxi directly into the city for a ride that takes about 20 minutes. If you want to pick up a rental car for which you have made a reservation, you can find the car rental counters conveniently located in the airport's arrivals section.

  • What does SJO mean?

    This is defined as San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport (SJO). Codes like SJO are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to San José?

    For a flight to San José, you will be flying into Juan Santamaria Intl. San José Juan Santamaria Intl (SJO) is just 8.8 mi from the center of the city. There are 3 flights from New York to Juan Santamaria Intl per day from 13 different airlines.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to San José if I am willing to have layovers?

    Yes, flights with layovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to San José on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to San José?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, Frontier is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to San José.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in San José?

    San José Juan Santamaria Intl is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in San José. One-way flights to San José Juan Santamaria Intl typically cost $53, while round-trip flights cost around $67.

  • How much is a round-trip flight to San José?

    A round-trip flight to San José will typically cost around $167, however they can be found for as little as $67.

  • Where does the fastest flight to San José depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to San José, Fort Lauderdale offers the quickest one-way flight (2 hours 43 minutes).

  • Does San José Juan Santamaria Intl have rental cars?

    Yes. Those touching down at San José Juan Santamaria Intl can take advantage of the rental car services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to San José Juan Santamaria Intl?

    Yes. San José Juan Santamaria Intl has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Around Juan Santa María is the closest property to San José Juan Santamaria Intl (0.0 mi away from San José Juan Santamaria Intl).

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