Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to San José (SJO)

WAS — SJO
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Washington, D.C. to San José Juan Santamaria Intl are usually found in March or February, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to San José (SJO)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to SJO flight in 2023: compare Washington, D.C. to San José flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San José.

WAS - SJO

Price

$323 - $670

SJO

Temperature

64.4 - 69.8 °F

SJO

Rainfall

0 - 11.8 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Round-trip from$323From Washington, D.C. (WAS) to San José Juan Santamaria Intl
One-way from$131One-way flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 20% on the overall cost on flights from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province?

To save on the cost of your flight from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province, book at least 41 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 19% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $515 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $550.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to San José, San José Province from Washington, D.C.. Prices for March average $435 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $244. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 54% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province (WAS - SJO)?

It’s optimal to fly from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 16% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to San José in January, February 2023

The best prices found for WAS to SJO flights for January, February
Feb 27 - Mar 8
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

17h 24m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

14h 03m
$300

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 11 - Feb 16
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

14h 06m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

18h 58m
$319

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Jan 26 - Feb 2
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

20h 07m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

18h 36m
$331

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Washington, D.C. to San José 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to San José from Washington, D.C. found for this year
May 1 - May 4
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

6h 48m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

6h 41m
$255

Volaris Costa Rica

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Nov 28 - Dec 6
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

10h 00m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

16h 54m
$257

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Nov 30 - Dec 8
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

16h 41m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

14h 48m
$257

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap American Airlines flights from Washington, D.C. to San José

Apr 17 - Apr 21
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

24h 11m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

17h 58m
$327

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

May 17 - May 24
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

17h 02m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

7h 44m
$393

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

May 17 - May 24
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

15h 48m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

14h 08m
$398

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Cheap JetBlue flights from Washington, D.C. to San José

May 8 - May 15
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

7h 05m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

8h 44m
$331

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

May 11 - May 18
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

6h 21m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

8h 44m
$435

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Mar 6 - Mar 9
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

6h 31m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

8h 43m
$464

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Non-stop flights to San José from Washington, D.C.

Save time with Washington, D.C. to San José direct flight deals
May 4 - May 6
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

6h 48m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

6h 41m
$282

Volaris

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Apr 15 - Apr 22
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

6h 48m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

6h 41m
$370

Volaris

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Apr 22 - Apr 29
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

6h 48m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

6h 41m
$375

Volaris

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Last minute flights from Washington, D.C. to San José

Late deals on return flights to San José from Washington, D.C., departing today and this week
Feb 5 - Feb 13
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Nonstop

4h 40m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

7h 45m
$392

Avianca

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 5 - Feb 13
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

6h 55m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

8h 50m
$393

Avianca

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 4 - Feb 7
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

6h 55m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

6h 35m
$404

Avianca

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

One-way flights to San José from Washington, D.C.

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to San José
May 15
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

6h 48m
$131

Volaris Costa Rica

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 27
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

17h 24m
$134

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 5
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

17h 26m
$143

Copa Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Reviews of Airlines Servicing San José

Delta
7.9
Good
2,010 reviews

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was N/A. Wish boarding was from back to front of plane like it used to be. Happy earbuds were free.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,010 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,010 reviews

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was N/A. Wish boarding was from back to front of plane like it used to be. Happy earbuds were free.

JetBlue
7.7
Good
360 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,010 reviews

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was N/A. Wish boarding was from back to front of plane like it used to be. Happy earbuds were free.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,142 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,010 reviews

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was N/A. Wish boarding was from back to front of plane like it used to be. Happy earbuds were free.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,680 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,010 reviews

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was N/A. Wish boarding was from back to front of plane like it used to be. Happy earbuds were free.

Avianca
7.2
Good
588 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,010 reviews

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was N/A. Wish boarding was from back to front of plane like it used to be. Happy earbuds were free.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Washington, D.C. to San José flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to San José from Washington, D.C.?

For a flight from Washington, D.C. 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. Juan Santamaria Intl is the only San José airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Washington, D.C. per day. 14 airlines have flights to San José Juan Santamaria Intl from Washington, D.C. on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to San José Juan Santamaria Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Washington, D.C. to San José Juan Santamaria Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Avianca, Copa 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 Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Volaris Costa Rica for just $255, but on average you can expect to pay $318.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province is less than $399.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Friday.

How many flights depart from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province on average per day?

2 flight departures from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province per day on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province?

A quick flight from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province can take about 6h 48m. Volaris Costa Rica provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $255. Airlines will cover a distance of 2055 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province is Volaris Costa Rica. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $255 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Volaris and Copa Airlines, starting at $282 and $300 round-trip. Volaris Costa Rica is currently priced 41% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Volaris Costa Rica, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $131. However, be on the lookout for offers from Copa Airlines and JetBlue, as they are both options that can get you from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province?

The most popular flight routes from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province are Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - San José Juan Santamaria Intl, Baltimore/Washington - San José Juan Santamaria Intl and Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - San José Juan Santamaria Intl.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province?

Consider Interjet, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province.

What are the most reliable airlines from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province are Avianca Costa Rica (100%), Avianca (92%) and Avianca (87%).

What are the cheapest flights from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province?

On average you can expect to pay $991 for a flight from Washington, D.C. to San José, San José Province. The cheapest flight overall is $127 while the most popular route, (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - San José Juan Santamaria Intl) is currently priced at $255.

Top 10 airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to San José

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington, D.C. to San José choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$19FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Volaris Costa RicaCheapest$176Average$320FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$191Average$648FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$216Average$537FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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VolarisCheapest$224Average$479FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$230Average$684FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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AviancaCheapest$244Average$443FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Copa AirlinesCheapest$251Average$396FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$324Average$666FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$358Average$424FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Washington, D.C. to San José

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington, D.C. to San José
34%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
66%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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