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Cheap flights to San José, Costa Rica from $472

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 14/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
RDU — SJO
22 Apr — 29 Apr1
1 adult
Mon 22/4
Mon 29/4

Flights to San José, Costa Rica in 2024

Find the latest flights to San José in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 119,702 searches and data was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

February

Average price

$3,355

Return from

$2,317
High demand for flights, 4% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average for return flights in April 2024
From Auckland Intl to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Cheap flights to San José, Costa Rica in April & May 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to San José in April and May 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 119,702 searches and data was last updated on 17 April 2024.
These are some of the cheapest-priced fares users can find on flights departing to San José in April and May 2024. Check back soon for alternative prices as deals update often.
Tue 14/518:35MCI - SJO
1 stop15h 46mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/510:11SJO - MCI
1 stop10h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 15/4$472
Tue 14/505:20MCI - SJO
2 stops19h 44mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/510:11SJO - MCI
1 stop10h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 15/4$496
Tue 14/505:20MCI - SJO
1 stop8h 27mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/510:11SJO - MCI
1 stop10h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 16/4$498
Tue 14/505:20MCI - SJO
2 stops19h 44mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/510:11SJO - MCI
1 stop10h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 16/4$522
Tue 14/505:20MCI - SJO
2 stops19h 44mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/513:42SJO - MCI
2 stops15h 28mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 16/4$630

San José, Costa Rica 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for San José, Costa Rica in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 119,702 searches and data were last updated on 17 April 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals to San José in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Tue 14/518:35MCI - SJO
1 stop15h 46mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/510:11SJO - MCI
1 stop10h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 15/4$472
Tue 14/505:20MCI - SJO
2 stops19h 44mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/510:11SJO - MCI
1 stop10h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 15/4$496
Tue 14/505:20MCI - SJO
1 stop8h 27mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/510:11SJO - MCI
1 stop10h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 16/4$498
Tue 14/505:20MCI - SJO
2 stops19h 44mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/510:11SJO - MCI
1 stop10h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 16/4$522
Tue 14/505:20MCI - SJO
2 stops19h 44mSpirit Airlines
Sat 18/513:42SJO - MCI
2 stops15h 28mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 16/4$630
Tue 9/706:00MCI - SJO
1 stop15h 08mDelta
Wed 17/713:13SJO - MCI
1 stop9h 45mDelta
Deal found 16/4$790
Sat 20/715:08MCI - SJO
1 stop30h 00mDelta
Sun 28/707:00SJO - MCI
1 stop14h 06mDelta
Deal found 16/4$872
Mon 29/718:46MCI - SJO
1 stop18h 07mDelta
Wed 7/813:13SJO - MCI
1 stop9h 43mDelta
Deal found 16/4$909
Thu 25/708:10MCI - SJO
1 stop12h 58mDelta
Thu 1/813:13SJO - MCI
1 stop7h 53mDelta
Deal found 16/4$916

Find flights to San José within your budget

Locate flights to San José that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 119,702 searches and data was last updated on 17 April 2024.

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Budget

$472 - $1,279

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Departure

Return

Price

Kansas CitySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MCI - SJO

MCISJO

Kansas City

Tue 14/5

1 stop15h 46m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Sat 18/5

1 stop10h 44m

$472

Kansas CitySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MCI - SJO

MCISJO

Kansas City

Tue 14/5

2 stops19h 44m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Sat 18/5

1 stop10h 44m

$496

Kansas CitySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MCI - SJO

MCISJO

Kansas City

Tue 14/5

1 stop8h 27m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Sat 18/5

1 stop10h 44m

$498

Kansas CitySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MCI - SJO

MCISJO

Kansas City

Tue 14/5

2 stops19h 44m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Sat 18/5

1 stop10h 44m

$522

Kansas CitySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MCI - SJO

MCISJO

Kansas City

Tue 14/5

2 stops19h 44m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Sat 18/5

2 stops15h 28m

$630

Kansas CitySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MCI - SJO

MCISJO

Kansas City

Tue 9/7

1 stop15h 08m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Wed 17/7

1 stop9h 45m

$790

Kansas CitySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MCI - SJO

MCISJO

Kansas City

Sat 20/7

1 stop30h 00m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Sun 28/7

1 stop14h 06m

$872

Kansas CitySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MCI - SJO

MCISJO

Kansas City

Tue 16/7

1 stop7h 11m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Tue 23/7

2 stops26h 09m

$1,053

Kansas CitySan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MCI - SJO

MCISJO

Kansas City

Mon 5/8

2 stops31h 52m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Fri 9/8

2 stops17h 38m

$1,279

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 15/4

Average price of flights to San José by month

Plan your trip to San José by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight to San José is currently $0 while a return flight costs $735. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Temperature and rainfall in San José by month

Plan your trip to San José by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SJO

Temperature

18 - 21 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to San José, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, April is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 21.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 18.0 C).

When is the cheapest time to fly to San José?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return to San José. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.
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Users looking for the lowest fares to San José should consider flying on Wednesday at midday, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travellers will want to avoid Thursday evenings, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing San José

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to San José. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to San José. Reviews last updated 17 April 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown LATAM Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines to San José to help guide your decision. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.6
Good
2,532 reviews

Boarding

7.6

Comfort

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Overall

7.6

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

A 6-hour flight leaving in the morning and Lunch was not served?!!!! What?! Movie selection was very old, with nothing good to watch. Running out of earphones and being told to save them because they won't be offered in the future... how cheap can a company get!

7.6
Good
2,532 reviews
7.6
Good
2,532 reviews

Boarding

7.6

Comfort

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Overall

7.6

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

A 6-hour flight leaving in the morning and Lunch was not served?!!!! What?! Movie selection was very old, with nothing good to watch. Running out of earphones and being told to save them because they won't be offered in the future... how cheap can a company get!

7.4
Good
11,360 reviews
7.6
Good
2,532 reviews

Boarding

7.6

Comfort

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Overall

7.6

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

A 6-hour flight leaving in the morning and Lunch was not served?!!!! What?! Movie selection was very old, with nothing good to watch. Running out of earphones and being told to save them because they won't be offered in the future... how cheap can a company get!

7.0
Good
6,833 reviews
7.6
Good
2,532 reviews

Boarding

7.6

Comfort

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.8

Overall

7.6

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

A 6-hour flight leaving in the morning and Lunch was not served?!!!! What?! Movie selection was very old, with nothing good to watch. Running out of earphones and being told to save them because they won't be offered in the future... how cheap can a company get!

Related info for your journey

  • What does SJO mean?

    SJO is a unique code, commonly called an IATA code, used in the aviation industry to identify airports. This code, along with many others, are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association). A SJO flight refers to a flight to San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport.

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to San José?

    Booking a flight to San José Juan Santamaria Intl (SJO) is your only option if you intend on flying to San José. It is only a 14.1 km journey from Juan Santamaria Intl to San José’s city centre.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to San José if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to San José on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to San José?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, American Airlines is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to San José.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in San José?

    null is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in San José. One-way flights to null typically cost null, while return flights cost around null.

  • Where does the fastest flight to San José depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to San José, Auckland offers the quickest one-way flight (31 hours 15 minutes).

  • Does San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport have rental cars?

    Yes. Those touching down at San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport?

    Yes. San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Around Juan Santa María is the closest property to San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport (0.0 km away from San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport).

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