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How to find the cheapest flight from
Costa Rica to USA

How far in advance should I book a flight from Costa Rica to USA?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 24 days in advance, which can save you up to 18% on flights from Costa Rica to USA compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 24 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $262. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $304.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Costa Rica to USA?

Flights from Costa Rica to USA lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Costa Rica to USA in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $64.

Cheap flights from Costa Rica to USA in January, February 2021

The best prices found for Costa Rica to USA flights for January, February
30 Jan - 2 Feb
$139pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
9 Feb - 14 Feb
$140pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Volaris Costa Rica
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
10 Feb - 15 Feb
$141pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Costa Rica to USA 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to USA from Costa Rica found for this year
30 Jan - 2 Feb
$139pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
9 Feb - 14 Feb
$140pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Volaris Costa Rica
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Volaris Costa Rica
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
10 Feb - 15 Feb
$141pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Non-stop flights to USA from Costa Rica

Save time with Costa Rica to USA direct flight deals
30 Jan - 2 Feb
$139pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
10 Feb - 15 Feb
$141pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
7 Feb - 13 Feb
$147pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Last minute flights from Costa Rica to USA

Late deals on round-trip flights to USA from Costa Rica, departing today and this week
19 Jan - 27 Jan
$139pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
22 Jan - 7 Feb
$147pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
20 Jan - 26 Jan
$148pp
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl

One-way flights to USA from Costa Rica

The cheapest one-way flights from Costa Rica to USA
10:00 am - 5:04 pm
Volaris Costa Rica
Nonstop
8h 04m
SJO - LAX
Volaris Costa Rica
$103
mytrip.com
11:53 am - 3:36 pm
JetBlue
Nonstop
2h 43m
SJO - FLL
JetBlue
8:59 pm - 12:49 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 50m
SJO - FLL
Spirit Airlines
$105
Spirit

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Costa Rica to USA flights.

Flight FAQs

From Costa Rica to USA

Are flight prices decreasing from Costa Rica to USA due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Costa Rica and USA for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Costa Rica to United States to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Costa Rica to United States include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Costa Rica to United States have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and Copa Airlines 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 Costa Rica to USA for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Costa Rica to USA for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $139, but on average you can expect to pay $153.

Are there nonstop flights from Costa Rica to USA for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Costa Rica to USA under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Costa Rica to USA is less than $155.

Are there last-minute flights available from Costa Rica to USA for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Costa Rica to USA within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

The Costa Rica to United States flight path was viewed by 175 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Costa Rica to USA?

Before booking your flight from Costa Rica to USA check out the most popular airlines for this route: Interjet, American Airlines or Aeromexico.

What are the most popular routes from Costa Rica to USA?

While some choose either San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Orlando or San José Juan Santamaria Intl - New York John F Kennedy Intl, San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Miami is the most popular route from Costa Rica to USA.

What are the cheapest Flights from Costa Rica to USA?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $178. While the most popular route (San José Juan Santamaria Intl - Miami) can be booked for $183 on average our data indicates $724 when flying from Costa Rica to USA

What are the most reliable airlines from Costa Rica to USA?

Consider JetBlue (100%), Alaska Airlines (94%) or United Airlines (90%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Costa Rica to USA.

How long is the flight from Costa Rica to USA?

There are many flights that can get you from Costa Rica to USA in 2h 43m. Fly via JetBlue, Spirit Airlines, or American Airlines to get the fastest option. All flights are typically nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Costa Rica to USA round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to USA, with prices starting at $139. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Volaris Costa Rica and JetBlue, with the lowest prices starting at $140 and $159, respectively.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Costa Rica to USA one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $88 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Volaris Costa Rica from $91 and JetBlue from $103 one-way.

Destination information for USA

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Costa Rica to USA
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.00
Flight duration
3h 20m

Airports servicing

El Progreso Drake Bay (DRK)
La Fortuna (FON)
Golfito (GLF)
Limon (LIO)
Liberia International Airport (LIR)
Nosara Beach (NOB)

Top 10 airlines flying from Costa Rica to USA

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Costa Rica to USA 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
$104 $308 No cancel fee 65%
Interjet
$191 $330 No cancel fee 68%
Volaris Costa Rica
$87 $343 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.

Copa Airlines
$168 $388 No cancel fee 70%
Delta
$144 $390 No cancel fee N/A
Volaris
$170 $411 No cancel fee 79%
Alaska Airlines
$198 $432 No cancel fee 75%
United Airlines
$125 $443 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$137 $447 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$141 $478 No cancel fee 62%
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