Cheap flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to San José (SJO)

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The best prices from Philadelphia to San José Juan Santamaria Intl are usually found in September or July, booked 14 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to San José (SJO)

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to SJO flight in 2021: compare Philadelphia to San José flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San José.
PHL - SJO
Price
$322 - $593
SJO
Temperature
64.4 - 69.8 °F
SJO
Precipitation
0 - 11.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$322

From Philadelphia to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

One-way from

$154

One-way flight from Philadelphia 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.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province?

Users have found that booking a flight from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province at least 14 days early can save you up to 9% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 14 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province for as little as $352 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $407 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province?

Users have found that flying from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province (PHL - SJO)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 42% on airfare.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to San José, San José Province. Flights to San José, San José Province from Philadelphia in September are about $390 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $248.

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

The best prices found for PHL to SJO flights for December, January
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$173pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
4 Dec - 9 Dec
$189pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
8 Dec - 15 Dec
$194pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to San José 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San José from Philadelphia found for this year
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$173pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
4 Dec - 9 Dec
$189pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
8 Dec - 15 Dec
$194pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to San José

Late deals on round-trip flights to San José from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
15 Dec - 20 Dec
$216pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
11 Dec - 18 Dec
$230pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
16 Dec - 20 Dec
$231pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Juan Santamaria Intl from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to San José
4:42 pm - 8:40 am
Frontier
1 Stop
16h 58m
PHL - SJO
Frontier
$154
FlightHub
3:11 am - 1:14 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
11h 03m
PHL - SJO
American Airlines
10:27 am - 6:49 pm
British Airways
2 Stops
9h 22m
PHL - SJO
British Airways
$160
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Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to San José

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta flying from Philadelphia to San José Juan Santamaria Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $172, but on average you can expect to pay $214.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province for under $300?

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

How popular is this Philadelphia to San José, San José Province flight route?

Flights from Philadelphia to San José Juan Santamaria Intl have been viewed 46 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province round-trip from $172. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Spirit Airlines, from $205, and American Airlines, from $220. Frontier is priced at 55% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province are Frontier ($76), Spirit Airlines ($82), and American Airlines ($95).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province?

When booking a flight from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Air Canada or JetBlue as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province?

On average you can expect to pay $262 for a flight from Philadelphia to San José, San José Province. The cheapest flight overall is $75 while the most popular route, (Philadelphia - San José Juan Santamaria Intl) is currently priced at $205.

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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 Philadelphia?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Philadelphia to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Most visitors from Philadelphia can enter San José Juan Santamaria Intl without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia from San José?

Returning to Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia.

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

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Alternative routes for Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia

Airports servicing San José

Top 6 airlines flying from Philadelphia to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia 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
United Airlines
$142 $451 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$164 $418 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$178 $386 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$183 $442 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$208 $519 No cancel fee 71%
Air Canada
$239 $478 No cancel fee 67%
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