Cheap Flights from Raleigh Durham to Costa Rica

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Average price per month

  • Low Season: February
  • High Season: September
  • Prices for this route are volatile and fluctuate from month to month.
  • The cheapest flights are usually bought in February, April and March.
  • High season months are October, July and September. However, it's not the rule and you should always search current flight deals.
  • For example, the flight from Raleigh/Durham to Costa Rica is currently 23% cheaper than average.

Price increase as travel date approaches

  • Flight prices for this route increase by 19% if you book last minute. Hover on the graph above to see for yourself!.
  • To grab the lowest price possible, you should buy your flight around 59 days before departure!
  • Consider booking at least 13 days before departure to increase your chances of getting a low price.
  • Generally, it's safe to book between 90 and 60 days in advance.

Raleigh/Durham to Costa Rica Flight Information

Flights Depart FromRaleigh/Durham (RDU)
Flights Arriving ToCosta Rica (SJO)
Distance2929.56 km
Current Discount23 %
Average Price $608.1
Good Deal $430.17
Cheapest AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Spirit Airlines
Popular AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Spirit Airlines
Flight Duration04 hours 04 minutes
Flights Depart From
Raleigh/Durham (RDU)
Flights Arrive In
Costa Rica (SJO)
2929.56 km
Flight Duration
04 hours 04 minutes
Current Discount
23 %
Average Price
Good Deal
Cheapest Airlines
American Airlines, Spirit Airlines
Popular Airlines
American Airlines, Spirit Airlines

Most Reliable Airlines flying to Costa Rica

Airline Overall Rating On time arrival Check-in & Boarding Cleanliness Customer Service Food & Beverage Entertainment Legroom Seat Comfort
American Airlines American Airlines 3.3 4.0 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.0 3.0 3.5 3.0
Spirit Airlines Spirit Airlines 2.8 4.5 3.0 3.5 3.0 2.0 1.5 2.5 2.5
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How to get the cheapest flight to Costa Rica?

Currently there is a 23% discount on flights to Costa Rica. This price won't stay too long and you should consider buying now.

Flight prices for this route are expected to go up by 12%.

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Awesome Deals

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How long is a direct flight from Raleigh/Durham to Costa Rica?A direct flight from Raleigh/Durham to Costa Rica takes roughly 04 hours 04 minutes.
  • Which airlines offer cheap airfare from Raleigh/Durham to Costa Rica?That may change at any time. But in the past 14 days, the cheapest tickets we've found were with American Airlines and Spirit Airlines.
  • Do I need my passport to fly from Raleigh/Durham to Costa Rica?Yes, you most certainly do.
  • Which airlines fly from Raleigh/Durham to Costa Rica most often?American Airlines and Spirit Airlines are the top.
  • What's the cheapest day to fly from Raleigh/Durham to Costa Rica?That depends. Recently, the cheapest day to fly from Raleigh/Durham to Costa Rica has been Tuesday. And the cheapest return flight from Sunday has been. That said, the cheapest departure days are constantly changing.
  • Which airport will I be flying from in Raleigh/Durham?When departing from Raleigh/Durham you'll be flying out of Raleigh-durham International Airport.
  • Which airport will I be flying from in Costa Rica?When departing from Costa Rica you'll be flying out of Juan Santamaría International.
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