Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica

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Johannesburg (JNB) to Costa Rica

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to SJO flight in 2021: compare Johannesburg to Costa Rica flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Costa Rica.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Costa Rica?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 56 days in advance, which can save you up to 27% on flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 56 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 R18 727. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from R19 630.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Costa Rica from Johannesburg. Users have commonly found prices around R17 174 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R13 181. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in January.

Johannesburg to Costa Rica 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from Johannesburg found for this year
6 Jul - 20 Jul
R16 215pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
6 Jul - 20 Jul
R16 271pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
16 Sep - 30 Sep
R16 342pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Costa Rica from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica
15:00 - 13:50
Lufthansa
1 stop
30h 50m
JNB - SJO
Lufthansa
R10 232
Lufthansa
17:10 - 4:26
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
43h 16m
JNB - SJO
Multiple Airlines
R13 562
Kiwi.com
19:10 - 17:44
KLM
2 stops
30h 34m
JNB - SJO
KLM
R14 225
KLM

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Flight FAQs

From Johannesburg to Costa Rica

What airport do you fly from for flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica?

Most people fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo (JNB) if they book a flight from Johannesburg to Costa Rica. Johannesburg OR Tambo is conveniently located just 20,7 km from Johannesburg’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Costa Rica have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Costa Rica that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Iberia, and British Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica for under R16 934 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica for under R16 934. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just R16 215, but on average you can expect to pay R26 474.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica for under R15 523 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Costa Rica was viewed by 352 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 Johannesburg to Costa Rica?

The most popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to Costa Rica are Air Canada, Air France and British Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica?

The cheapest flight price from Johannesburg to Costa Rica is R9 178. On average you can expect to pay R12 294. The most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - San José Juan Santamaria Intl), can usually be booked for R20 787.

How long does is the flight from Johannesburg to Costa Rica?

Departing from Johannesburg to Costa Rica will take you 23h 49m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Johannesburg to Costa Rica return?

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Costa Rica, with prices starting at R16 215. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Delta and American Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at R17 923 and R19 277, respectively.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as R10 232 on Lufthansa. Another option is KLM, who have fights from R14 225.

Destination points for flights from Johannesburg to Costa Rica

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