Cheap flights from San José to Guatemala City

Flights starting at £73. Choose between Avianca, Volaris, or Copa Airlines to find the best price.

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Tips to know when travelling to Guatemala City

Travelers usually depart from Juan Santamaría International, San José - Tralapa, or San José Bus Stop when they travel from San José to Guatemala City. The distance between San José and Guatemala City is 856 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Avianca, Volaris, Copa Airlines, Wingo airlines, and AeroMéxico. San José and Guatemala City have 51 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Guatemala City, consider visiting Lago Atitlan, Guatemala, Ruta De Las Flores, El Salvador, and Copan.

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Check-in for a flight from San José to Guatemala City

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

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San José to Guatemala City?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San José and Guatemala City takes around 1.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between San José and Guatemala City?
The flight distance between San José and Guatemala City is 856 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San José and Guatemala City?
Several carriers operate flights between San José and Guatemala City. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Volaris, Copa Airlines, Avianca.
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, Mexico City, Puerto Jiménez, Calgary, Quepos, Tamarindo, Vancouver, Bahía Drake, Panama City, Sydney, Halifax, Montreal, Bogotá, Paris, Tallinn.
What are the most popular routes to and from Guatemala City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Guatemala City and London, Cancún, Vancouver, Dublin, Montreal, Reykjavik, Mexico City, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Manchester, Los Angeles, Belize City, Orlando, San Salvador, Fort Lauderdale, Dallas, Copenhagen, Winnipeg, Lima, Salt Lake City, Toronto.
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 Guatemala City?
The main airport in Guatemala City is La Aurora International. It is also served by La Aurora International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San José and Guatemala City?
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