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Travelers usually depart from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas, Madrid - Puerto de Atocha, Madrid - Méndez Álvaro, Madrid - Avenida de America, or Madrid Chamartín railway station when they travel from Madrid to San José. Book your trip to arrive at Juan Santamaría International, San José - Tralapa, or San José Bus Stop. The distance between Madrid and San José is 8509 km. The most popular airlines for this route are TAP Portugal, United Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, and Iberia Airlines. Madrid and San José have 318 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San José, consider visiting Bosque Nuboso Monteverde, and Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio.

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Iberia Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Madrid to San José

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
TAP PortugalTAPTPYesOpens 36 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Iberia AirlinesIBEIBYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Madrid to San José?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Madrid and San José takes around 11 hours.
What is the flight distance between Madrid and San José?
The flight distance between Madrid and San José is 8509 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Madrid and San José?
Several carriers operate flights between Madrid and San José. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Evelop Airlines, Iberia Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Madrid?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Madrid and London, Manchester, Dublin, Birmingham, Toronto, Edinburgh, Athens, Thessaloniki, Vancouver, Reykjavik, Glasgow, Bristol, Tallinn, Liverpool, Montreal, Copenhagen, Paris, Newcastle upon Tyne, Malta, Vilnius.
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 Madrid?
Madrid is mainly served by Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas. But there are other airports nearby, including Torrejon Airport, Cuatro Vientos Airport.
What airports are near Madrid?
The main airport in Madrid is Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas. It is also served by Valladolid, Salamanca, Burgos Airport.
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.
What buses and trains depart from Madrid?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Madrid, including Renfe.
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