Fort Lauderdale, FL to San José flights from £93

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Travelers usually depart from Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Ft Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Amtrak, or Fort Lauderdale-Broward Blvd Park & Ride when they travel from Fort Lauderdale to San José. Book your trip to arrive at Juan Santamaría International, San José - Tralapa, San José Bus Stop, or Tobías Bolaños International. The distance between Fort Lauderdale and San José is 1840 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, Copa Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue Airways, and Avianca. Fort Lauderdale and San José have 192 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San José, consider visiting Bosque Nuboso Monteverde, and Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio.

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Most travelers from Fort Lauderdale, FLL can enter Costa Rica, but there are restrictions.

Departure

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required
  • No quarantine required
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  • No visa required

Return

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  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Fort Lauderdale to San José?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Fort Lauderdale and San José takes around 2.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Fort Lauderdale and San José?
The flight distance between Fort Lauderdale and San José is 1840 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Fort Lauderdale and San José?
Several carriers operate flights between Fort Lauderdale and San José. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spirit Airlines, JetBlue Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Fort Lauderdale?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Fort Lauderdale and London, Toronto, New York, Montreal, Plattsburgh, Tallinn, Dublin, Calgary, San Juan, Denver, Edmonton, Caracas, Nassau, New Orleans, Orlando, Niagara Falls, Edinburgh, Vilnius, Boston, Atlanta.
What are the most popular routes to and from San José?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San José and London, Guatemala City, San Salvador, Cancún, Liberia, Montreal, Tambor, Toronto, Mexico City, Dublin, Manchester, Tamarindo, Bahía Drake, Edinburgh, Bogotá, Panama City, Orlando, Lima, Winnipeg, Puerto Limón.
Which airports are there in Fort Lauderdale?
Fort Lauderdale is mainly served by Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International. But there are other airports nearby, including Fort Lauderdale Executive.
What airports are near Fort Lauderdale?
The main airport in Fort Lauderdale is Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International. It is also served by Miami International, Southwest Florida International, Palm Beach International, Punta Gorda, Orlando Melbourne International, Vero Beach Regional.
What airports are near San José?
The main airport in San José is Juan Santamaría International. It is also served by Daniel Oduber Quirós International, Tambor, Quepos La Managua, Limón International, Tortuguero, Fortuna Arenal.
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A number of bus and train companies depart from Fort Lauderdale, including Greyhound.
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