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Travelers usually depart from Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International, Montreal Gare Centrale, Montreal-Dorval Train station, Montreal Bus Station, or Montreal - Sauvé when they travel from Montreal to San José. Book your trip to arrive at Juan Santamaría International, San José Bus Stop, or Tobías Bolaños International. The distance between Montreal and San José is 4073 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air Canada, Avianca, Copa Airlines, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Montreal and San José have 273 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San José, consider visiting Bosque Nuboso Monteverde, and Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
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Most travelers from Montreal, YMX can enter Costa Rica, but there are restrictions.

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

Return

Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Canada
  • Mandatory contact information form via ArriveCAN for vaccinated travelers
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

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

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Costa Rica in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Montreal to San José?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Montreal and San José takes around 5.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Montreal and San José?
The flight distance between Montreal and San José is 4073 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Montreal and San José?
Several carriers operate flights between Montreal and San José. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Air Canada.
What are the most popular routes to and from Montreal?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Montreal and Toronto, Mexico City, Paris, Vancouver, Istanbul, Cancún, Barcelona, Athens, Geneva, Tunis, Lisbon, Berlin, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Bucharest, Toulouse, Chișinău, Nice, Amsterdam, Milan, Madrid.
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, Tambor, Toronto, Mexico City, Dublin, Manchester, Tamarindo, Bahía Drake, Edinburgh, Bogotá, Panama City, Orlando, Lima, Winnipeg, Puerto Limón, Quepos.
Which airports are there in Montreal?
Montreal is mainly served by Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International. But there are other airports nearby, including Montreal Saint-Hubert Longueuil, Montréal–Mirabel International.
What airports are near Montreal?
The main airport in Montreal is Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International. It is also served by Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International, Québec City Jean Lesage International, Burlington International, Plattsburgh International, Ogdensburg International, Lebanon Municipal, Massena International, Adirondack Regional, Morrisville–Stowe State.
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, Limón International, Quepos La Managua, Tortuguero, Fortuna Arenal.
What buses and trains depart from Montreal?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Montreal, including Via Rail Canada.
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