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Cheap flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica

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Vancouver Intl (YVR) to Costa Rica

How far in advance should I book a flight from Vancouver Intl 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 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 2% on flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 C$ 621. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 621.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica?

September can be a great time to fly to Costa Rica from Vancouver Intl with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 609. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as C$ 369. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica in January, February 2021

4 Feb - 7 Feb
C$ 533pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
1 Feb - 6 Apr
C$ 536pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
20 Feb - 22 Feb
C$ 537pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica 2021 flight deals

14 May - 28 May
C$ 528pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
4 Feb - 7 Feb
C$ 533pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
30 Nov - 16 Dec
C$ 536pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Last minute flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica

4 Feb - 7 Feb
C$ 533pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
1 Feb - 6 Apr
C$ 536pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
1 Feb - 6 Mar
C$ 537pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Costa Rica from Vancouver Intl

8:30 a.m. - 1:37 p.m.
Alaska Airlines
2 stops
27h 07m
YVR - SJO
Alaska Airlines
C$ 321
5:55 a.m. - 8:10 p.m.
Aeromexico
1 stop
12h 15m
YVR - SJO
Aeromexico
C$ 368
Travel2Be
4:30 a.m. - 7:44 p.m.
American Airlines
1 stop
13h 14m
YVR - SJO
American Airlines
C$ 376

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From Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica

Can I find flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica for under C$ 636 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica for under C$ 636. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 528, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 570.

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

New policies can now be found on Delta and Alaska Airlines to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, 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 Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Air Transat, and Aeromexico flying from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica for under C$ 509 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Vancouver Intl 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 Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica for under C$ 636?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica within the next 7 days for less than C$ 636.

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

Interjet, Major Airline and American Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica.

What are the cheapest flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica?

The cheapest flight price from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica is C$ 232. On average you can expect to pay C$ 1,271. The most popular route, (Vancouver Intl - San José Juan Santamaria Intl), can usually be booked for C$ 528.

How long is the flight from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica?

There are many flights that can get you from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica in 11h 47m. Fly via Alaska Airlines, Aeromexico, or United Airlines to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica is Delta. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 536 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Alaska Airlines and American Airlines, starting at C$ 537 and C$ 545 round-trip.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Alaska Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as C$ 289. However, be on the lookout for offers from Aeromexico and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica for a low price.

Arrival points for flights from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica

Destination information for Costa Rica

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El Progreso Drake Bay (DRK)
La Fortuna (FON)
Golfito (GLF)
Limon (LIO)
Liberia International Airport (LIR)
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Top 10 airlines flying from Vancouver Intl to Costa Rica

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
C$ 240 C$ 465 No cancel fee N/A
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Interjet
C$ 275 C$ 469 No cancel fee 68%
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United Airlines
C$ 302 C$ 492 No cancel fee 69%
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American Airlines
C$ 302 C$ 556 No cancel fee 71%
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SWISS
C$ 380 C$ 558 No cancel fee 79%
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Aeromexico
C$ 368 C$ 566 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Transat
C$ 246 C$ 589 No cancel fee 50%
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WestJet
C$ 274 C$ 609 No cancel fee 60%
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Copa Airlines
C$ 510 C$ 700 No cancel fee 70%
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Air Canada
C$ 392 C$ 746 No cancel fee 67%
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