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San José Costa Rica Airport Information

Juan Santa María International Airport (San José International)

San José Costa Rica's Airport Code is SJO

A flight to San José Costa Rica Airport will leave you just a short ride away from some of Costa Rica's most beautiful beachesmountains and volcanos. San José airport is located 86 Km northeast of Jaco beach is about 1 hour and 30 minutes away.

Book a flight to San José, Costa Rica (SJO)

San José and Liberia International, are approximately 234 Km (147 miles) apart; a 5 hour trip if road conditions are right.

As you can see on this map San José is minutes away from some of Costa Rica's most popular beaches in the southeast region such as Jaco Beach, Coco Beach, Dominical and Uvita for to whale and Watching Tour.

San José Airport Shuttle Rates and Reservations

If you are not sure which Airport to fly into. Have a look at our article on deciding between San Jose and Liberia Airports.

International Carriers currently flying to San José (SJO)

 Telephone in US & CanadaTelephone in Costa Rica
American Airlines 800 433-7300 248-9010
Continental 800 231-0855 0800 044-0005
Delta Airlines 800 241-4141 0800 056-2002
Northwest 800 800-1504 668-1078
United 800 538-2929 220-4844
US Airlines 800 622-1015 0800 011-0793
Please note that there is a $29 US departure tax payable at the airport in US dollars or Costa Rican cash when you leave the country.

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