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London (LON) to Costa Rica

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

Find a great deal and save up to 3% by booking at least 19 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from London to Costa Rica within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £563.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Costa Rica from London. 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 London to Costa Rica in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LON to Costa Rica flights in April, May
19 May - 20 Jun
£382pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Iberia
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
22 May - 20 Jun
£385pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Iberia
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
19 May - 20 Jun
£386pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Iberia
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

London to Costa Rica 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Costa Rica from London found for this year
4 Aug - 17 Aug
£345pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
2 Sep - 10 Sep
£346pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
4 Aug - 16 Aug
£346pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to Costa Rica

Late deals on return flights to Costa Rica from London, departing today and this week
21 Apr - 4 Jun
£387pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Iberia
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
21 Apr - 2 Jun
£418pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Iberia
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Iberia
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
22 Apr - 2 May
£421pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Costa Rica from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Costa Rica
05:30 - 13:50
Lufthansa
1 stop
15h 20m
LHR - SJO
Lufthansa
£300
Travel2Be
05:30 - 13:50
Lufthansa
1 stop
15h 20m
LHR - SJO
Lufthansa
£307
Travel2Be
02:30 - 13:50
Lufthansa
1 stop
18h 20m
LHR - SJO
Lufthansa
£322
Lufthansa

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Flight FAQs

From London to Costa Rica

Are flight prices decreasing from London 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 London 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.

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

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from London to Costa Rica include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, 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 London to Costa Rica have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from London to Costa Rica for under £364 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Costa Rica for under £364. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Aeromexico for just £345, but on average you can expect to pay £366.

Are there direct flights from London to Costa Rica for under £364 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Costa Rica for under £437?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Costa Rica within the next 7 days for less than £437.

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

American Airlines, Air Canada and Air France are the most popular airlines when flying from London to Costa Rica.

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

Most travellers choose London Heathrow - San José Juan Santamaria Intl, London City - San José Juan Santamaria Intl or London Gatwick - San José Juan Santamaria Intl when deciding on the best route from London to Costa Rica.

What are the cheapest flights from London to Costa Rica?

Looking for the cheapest flight from London to Costa Rica? While on average our users pay £948, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £246. The most popular route (London Heathrow - San José Juan Santamaria Intl), is priced around £348.

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

For as low as £382, Iberia can have you in Costa Rica from London in 15h 40m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from London to Costa Rica is Aeromexico. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £345 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Iberia and KLM, starting at £382 and £390 round-trip.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Lufthansa, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £300.

Destination points for flights from London to Costa Rica

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Destination information for Costa Rica

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from London to Costa Rica.
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Top 10 airlines flying from London to Costa Rica

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to Costa Rica choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
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TUI Airways
£340 £550 No cancel fee N/A

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Delta
£637 £804 No cancel fee N/A
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British Airways
£474 £822 No cancel fee 70%
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Aeromexico
£637 £841 No cancel fee N/A
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American Airlines
£607 £873 No cancel fee 71%
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KLM
£518 £876 No cancel fee 75%
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Air France
£549 £899 No cancel fee 77%
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Iberia
£507 £946 No cancel fee 77%
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Avianca
£731 £951 No cancel fee 71%
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Air Canada
£846 £1,063 No cancel fee 67%
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