Cheap flights from LaGuardia (LGA) to San José (SJO)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
LaGuardia (LGA) to San José (SJO)

All the information you need to plan the best LGA to SJO flight in 2021: compare LaGuardia to San José flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San José.
LGA - SJO
Price
$235 - $500
SJO
Temperature
64.4 - 69.8 °F
SJO
Precipitation
0 - 11.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$235

From New York LaGuardia to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

One-way from

$112

One-way flight from New York LaGuardia 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.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province (LGA - SJO)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province as you normally would.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province?

To save up to 9% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 25 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province from $415 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $454 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to San José, San José Province from New York LaGuardia Airport. Prices for August average $410 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $171. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 64% on your journey compared to booking in August

Cheap flights from LaGuardia to San José in December, January 2022

The best prices found for LGA to SJO flights for December, January
18 Jan - 25 Jan
$201pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
5 Dec - 15 Dec
$204pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$207pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

New York LaGuardia to San José 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San José from LaGuardia found for this year
5 Dec - 15 Dec
$204pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$207pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
7 Dec - 11 Dec
$209pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Last minute flights from LaGuardia to San José

Late deals on round-trip flights to San José from LaGuardia, departing today and this week
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$210pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$212pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
11 Dec - 17 Dec
$226pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

One-way flights to Juan Santamaria Intl from New York LaGuardia

The cheapest one-way flights from LaGuardia to San José
1:30 pm - 6:46 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
30h 16m
LGA - SJO
American Airlines
1:59 pm - 8:41 am
Frontier
1 Stop
20h 42m
LGA - SJO
Frontier
$116
JustFly
4:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
22h 45m
LGA - SJO
Multiple Airlines
$118
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From LaGuardia to San José

What airport do you fly into for flights to San José from New York LaGuardia?

Located just 8.8 mi from the city center, San José Juan Santamaria Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to San José from New York LaGuardia. Booking flights from New York LaGuardia to Juan Santamaria Intl (SJO) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from New York LaGuardia from 6 different airlines.

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

Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $201, but on average you can expect to pay $217.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $201 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at $226. Spirit Airlines is 44% 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 LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $84. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province?

The cheapest flight price from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province is $135. On average you can expect to pay $1,004. The most popular route, (New York LaGuardia - San José Juan Santamaria Intl), can usually be booked for $207.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province?

Consider American Airlines, JetBlue or Copa Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from New York LaGuardia Airport to San José, San José Province.

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COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San José (SJO)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San José from LaGuardia?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York LaGuardia to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Most visitors from New York LaGuardia can enter San José Juan Santamaria Intl without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York LaGuardia 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 LaGuardia are not required to quarantine after entering San José Juan Santamaria Intl.

Documents
Epidemiological Health Pass Form - The Health Pass can only be completed within 72 hours of arriving in the country. One form must be completed per person, including minors, without exception.

Health Insurance - Tourists may get an insurance from Costa Rican insurance companies that are registered and authorized by the General Superintendence of Insurance of Costa Rica.


Do I need a test to fly back to LaGuardia from San José?

Returning to New York LaGuardia from San José Juan Santamaria Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San José Juan Santamaria Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York LaGuardia.

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

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Alternative routes for LaGuardia to San José

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Destination information for San José

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from LaGuardia to San José.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₡616.02
Average temperature for December in San José
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in San José
1.7 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing San José

Top 4 airlines flying from New York LaGuardia to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from LaGuardia 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
Spirit Airlines
$200 $402 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$258 $588 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$289 $577 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$306 $682 No cancel fee 69%
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