Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to San José (SJO)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to San José (SJO)

All the information you need to plan the best JFK to SJO flight in 2022: compare John F Kennedy Intl to San José flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San José.
JFK - SJO
Price
$241 - $496
SJO
Temperature
64.4 - 69.8 °F
SJO
Rainfall
0 - 11.8 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$241

From New York John F Kennedy Intl to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

One-way from

$162

One-way flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province?

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San José, San José Province from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $366 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $182. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province (JFK - SJO)?

When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San José in August, September 2022

The best prices found for JFK to SJO flights for August, September
3 Sep - 28 Sep
$314pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
25 Aug - 28 Sep
$317pp
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New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Sep - 21 Oct
$327pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York John F Kennedy Intl to San José 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San José from John F Kennedy Intl found for this year
1 Nov - 8 Nov
$301pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
29 Oct - 12 Nov
$312pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
26 Oct - 30 Oct
$314pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

Cheap Volaris Costa Rica flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San José

16 Jan - 21 Jan
$268pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6 Feb - 18 Feb
$276pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 Jan - 30 Jan
$281pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

If you’re traveling from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Volaris Costa Rica. Flights from Volaris Costa Rica traveling this route typically cost $382.05 RT. This price is typically 70% more expensive than other airlines that offer New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $115. The most popular departure airport in New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport when flying to San José, San José Province is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting San José, San José Province is San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport. When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province, Volaris Costa Rica flights are 7% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Copa Airlines flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San José

1 Nov - 8 Nov
$301pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
26 Oct - 30 Oct
$314pp
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New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Nov - 14 Nov
$317pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

Copa Airlines is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province. Flights on this route from Copa Airlines typically cost $309.79 RT, a price that is 97% more expensive than the average New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province flight. The cheapest flight found was $115 RT. The most popular departure airport in New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport when flying to San José, San José Province is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting San José, San José Province is San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport. When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province, Copa Airlines flights are 1% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to San José from John F Kennedy Intl

Save time with John F Kennedy Intl to San José direct flight deals
16 Jan - 21 Jan
$268pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6 Feb - 18 Feb
$311pp
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New York John F Kennedy Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
29 Oct - 12 Nov
$312pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
Non-Stop
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San José

Late deals on round-trip flights to San José from John F Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
19 Aug - 4 Oct
$365pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
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New York John F Kennedy Intl
19 Aug - 4 Oct
$412pp
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New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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New York John F Kennedy Intl
19 Aug - 4 Oct
$418pp
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New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
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San José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Juan Santamaria Intl from New York John F Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San José
6:00 pm - 7:50 am
Delta
1 Stop
15h 50m
JFK - SJO
Delta
$162
Amsalem
2:40 am - 7:38 am
JetBlue
1 Stop
6h 58m
JFK - SJO
JetBlue
5:00 am - 7:44 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
28h 44m
JFK - SJO
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From John F Kennedy Intl to San José

What airport do you fly into for flights to San José from New York John F Kennedy Intl?

San José Juan Santamaria Intl (SJO) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San José. You should not have trouble finding flights to Juan Santamaria Intl from New York John F Kennedy Intl; the airport handles an average of 1 inbound flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 14 airlines have flights to the San José airport from New York John F Kennedy Intl. It is only a 8.8 mi journey from Juan Santamaria Intl (SJO) to San José’s city center.

Which airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San José Juan Santamaria Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San José Juan Santamaria Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Avianca, JetBlue, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Volaris Costa Rica for just $268, but on average you can expect to pay $307.

Are there nonstop flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province is less than $329.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province round-trip?

Volaris Costa Rica, at $268, was found to be the cheapest airline from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Copa Airlines and Volaris. Volaris Costa Rica is 23% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province one-way?

$133 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Copa Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on JetBlue and American Airlines, with prices starting from $147 and $148, respectively.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province?

Consider Avianca Costa Rica (100%), Avianca (96%) or Avianca (90%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province.

What are the cheapest flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province? While on average our users pay $1,472, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $27. The most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - San José Juan Santamaria Intl), is priced around $301.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province?

Consider Interjet, Undisclosed Carrier or American Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San José, San José Province.

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COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to San José from John F Kennedy Intl?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Most visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl can enter San José Juan Santamaria Intl without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering San José Juan Santamaria Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl are not required to quarantine after entering San José Juan Santamaria Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to John F Kennedy Intl from San José?

Returning to New York John F Kennedy Intl from San José Juan Santamaria Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San José Juan Santamaria Intl are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San José Juan Santamaria Intl are not required to quarantine after entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

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Alternative routes for John F Kennedy Intl to San José

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 10 airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F Kennedy Intl to San José 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
Juneyao Airlines
$14 $20 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

American Airlines
$91 $314 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$110 $346 No cancel fee N/A
Avianca
$115 $310 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$115 $382 No cancel fee 62%
Volaris Costa Rica
$143 $275 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.

Volaris
$143 $302 No cancel fee 79%
United Airlines
$180 $614 No cancel fee 69%
Interjet
$262 $356 No cancel fee 68%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Interjet. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Copa Airlines
$277 $393 No cancel fee 70%

Hourly flight availability from John F Kennedy Intl to San José

See what time of day planes typically take off from John F Kennedy Intl towards San José.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 80% of JFK to SJO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 20% of JFK to SJO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of JFK to SJO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of JFK to SJO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from John F Kennedy Intl to San José
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from John F Kennedy Intl to San José.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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