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Travelers usually depart from Juan Santamaría International, San José - Tralapa, San José Bus Stop, or Tobías Bolaños International when they travel from San José to Bogotá. Book your trip to arrive at El Dorado International, or Bogota Bus Station. The distance between San José and Bogotá is 1257 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Copa Airlines, Avianca, JetBlue Airways, Volaris, and Wingo airlines. San José and Bogotá have 143 direct flights per week.

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Volaris on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from San José to Bogotá

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Copa AirlinesCMPCMYes0
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AviancaAVAAVYesNo
JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
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VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Wingo airlinesRPBP5YesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

Colombia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Costa Rica can enter Colombia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Colombia
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers
  • Mandatory pre-registration form before arrival

Return

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

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 Colombia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San José to Bogotá?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San José and Bogotá takes around 2.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between San José and Bogotá?
The flight distance between San José and Bogotá is 1257 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San José and Bogotá?
Several carriers operate flights between San José and Bogotá. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Volaris, Avianca, Wingo airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from San José?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San José and London, Toronto, Cancún, Dublin, Tambor, Liberia, Guatemala City, Mexico City, Puerto Jiménez, Calgary, Quepos, Tamarindo, Vancouver, Bahía Drake, Panama City, Sydney, Halifax, Montreal, Paris, Tallinn.
What are the most popular routes to and from Bogotá?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Bogotá and Medellín, London, Cartagena, Cúcuta, Santa Marta, Caracas, Cali, Toronto, Dublin, Barranquilla, Pereira, Brisbane, Lima, Santiago de Chile, Mexico City, San Andrés, Armenia, Melbourne, Auckland, Madrid.
Which airports are there in San José?
San José is mainly served by Juan Santamaría International. But there are other airports nearby, including Tobías Bolaños International.
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 airports are near Bogotá?
The main airport in Bogotá is El Dorado International. It is also served by El Dorado International, La Vanguardia, Perales.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San José and Bogotá?
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