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Gatwick (LGW) to Costa Rica

All the information you need to plan the best LGW to SJO flight in 2021: compare Gatwick 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 Gatwick to Costa Rica?

To save on the cost of your flight from Gatwick to Costa Rica, book at least 19 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 3% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £563 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £586.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Costa Rica from Gatwick. Prices for May average £579 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £355. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a May flight can save you 38% on your journey compared to booking in May

Cheap flights from Gatwick to Costa Rica in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LGW to Costa Rica flights in April, May
3 May - 28 Jun
£573pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
1 May - 31 May
£614pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
1 May - 30 May
£637pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Aeromexico
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Aeromexico
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick

Gatwick to Costa Rica 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from Gatwick found for this year
13 Nov - 4 Dec
£388pp
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
13 Nov - 4 Dec
£393pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
Direct
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
9 Dec - 24 Dec
£396pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
Direct
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

One-way flights to Costa Rica from Gatwick

The cheapest one-way flights from Gatwick to Costa Rica
06:00 - 06:30
Aeromexico
2 stops
31h 30m
LGW - SJO
Aeromexico
£484
World Air Fares
13:00 - 12:31
Turkish Airlines
3 stops
54h 31m
LGW - SJO
Turkish Airlines
07:00 - 08:31
WestJet
3 stops
32h 31m
LGW - LIR
WestJet

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Flight FAQs

From Gatwick to Costa Rica

Are flight prices decreasing from Gatwick to Costa Rica 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 Gatwick and Costa Rica 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.

Which airlines flying from London Gatwick to Costa Rica have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Gatwick to Costa Rica for under £582 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Gatwick to Costa Rica for under £582. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £560, but on average you can expect to pay £632.

Are there direct flights from Gatwick to Costa Rica for under £582 on Cheapflights?

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

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Gatwick to Costa Rica?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for £266. While the most popular route (London Gatwick - San José Juan Santamaria Intl) can be booked for £560 on average our data indicates £1,171 when flying from Gatwick to Costa Rica

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

Air Europa, Finnair, and WestJet can get you from Gatwick to Costa Rica in just under 19h 04m. Your travel time can differ by up to 11h 52m. 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 Gatwick to Costa Rica return?

Currently priced at £575, Finnair will fly you from Gatwick to Costa Rica and back. In addition to Finnair, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Air Europa and Aeromexico - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £583 and £637, respectively.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is WestJet, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £463. However, be on the lookout for offers from Aeromexico and Turkish Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Gatwick to Costa Rica for a low price.

Destination points for flights from Gatwick to Costa Rica

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Destination information for Costa Rica

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Top 4 airlines flying from Gatwick to Costa Rica

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Gatwick to Costa Rica 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
TUI Airways
£340 £550 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by TUI Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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British Airways
£474 £707 No cancel fee 70%
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Iberia
£570 £858 No cancel fee 77%
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American Airlines
£607 £875 No cancel fee 71%
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