Cheap flights from South Africa to Costa Rica

JNB — SJO
Aug 16 — Aug 231
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How far in advance should I book a flight from South Africa to Costa Rica?

Users have found that booking a flight from South Africa to Costa Rica at least 27 days early can save you up to 3% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 27 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from South Africa to Costa Rica for as little as R22 582 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 R23 271 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Costa Rica?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Costa Rica from South Africa. Users have commonly found prices around R22 923 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R18 191. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Africa to Costa Rica (ZA - CR)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from South Africa to Costa Rica as you normally would.

Cheap flights from South Africa to Costa Rica in August, September 2022

The best prices found for South Africa to Costa Rica flights in August, September
Sep 7 - Sep 13
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LIR

Liberia

2 stops

56h 25m
LIR

Liberia

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

39h 55m
R26 450

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Sep 5 - Sep 28
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

23h 54m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

41h 50m
R32 219

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Sep 5 - Sep 28
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

30h 00m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

3 stops

43h 40m
R32 300

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

South Africa to Costa Rica 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from South Africa found for this year
Nov 10 - Nov 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

30h 35m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

42h 43m
R18 830

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Nov 10 - Nov 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

26h 30m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

36h 47m
R18 846

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Dec 11 - Jan 6
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

LIR

Liberia

2 stops

48h 57m
LIR

Liberia

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

60h 20m
R20 665

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Cheap British Airways flights from South Africa to Costa Rica

Feb 6 - Mar 7
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

28h 30m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

32h 34m
R25 483

British Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Feb 1 - Feb 28
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

27h 40m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

29h 30m
R27 138

British Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Feb 6 - Mar 7
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

28h 30m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

33h 30m
R29 596

British Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Cheap KLM flights from South Africa to Costa Rica

Feb 5 - Mar 7
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

44h 03m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

50h 50m
R26 483

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Dec 14 - Jan 16
CPT

Cape Town Intl

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

49h 00m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

32h 48m
R29 695

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Dec 13 - Jan 5
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

1 stop

25h 26m
SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

53h 28m
R31 055

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

One-way flights to Costa Rica from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to Costa Rica
Jan 21
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

33h 05m
R11 144

Air Canada

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Jan 21
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

33h 05m
R11 226

Air Canada

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Jan 23
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

SJO

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

2 stops

33h 07m
R11 242

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from South Africa to Costa Rica have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from South Africa to Costa Rica for under R18 900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to Costa Rica for under R18 900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just R18 830, but on average you can expect to pay R22 402.

How popular is this South Africa to Costa Rica flight route?

This flight path from South Africa 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 cheapest airlines to fly from South Africa to Costa Rica one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Air Canada. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R11 144. Users have also found prices from R11 488 and R14 765 on SWISS and Air France, respectively.

Top 7 airlines flying from South Africa to Costa Rica

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Africa to Costa Rica choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapestR17 613AverageR20 948FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapestR17 681AverageR26 750FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapestR18 077AverageR22 241FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapestR18 646AverageR23 314FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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Air FranceCheapestR20 689AverageR26 419FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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IberiaCheapestR21 066AverageR25 202FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapestR21 636AverageR24 384FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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