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Travelers usually depart from Juan Santamaría International, San José - Tralapa, or San José Bus Stop when they travel from San José to Cancún. Book your trip to arrive at Cancún International, or Cancún Bus Station. The distance between San José and Cancún is 1262 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Copa Airlines, Volaris, JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines. San José and Cancún have 233 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cancún, consider visiting Tulum, and Chichen Itza.

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Check-in for a flight from San José to Cancún

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Copa AirlinesCMPCMYes0
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VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San José to Cancún?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San José and Cancún takes around 2.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between San José and Cancún?
The flight distance between San José and Cancún is 1262 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San José and Cancún?
Several carriers operate flights between San José and Cancún. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Volaris Costa Rica, Volaris.
What are the most popular routes to and from San José?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San José and Guatemala City, Mexico City, Liberia, Tambor, Quepos, Panama City, Los Angeles, Puerto Jiménez, Tamarindo, San José del Cabo, New York, Medellín, San Salvador, Fort Lauderdale, Bogotá, London, Madrid, Lima, Tijuana, Guadalajara.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cancún?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cancún and Los Angeles, Tijuana, Mexico City, New York, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Chicago, Houston, Denver, Guatemala City, Ciudad Juárez, Guadalajara, Charlotte, Monterrey, Sacramento, Philadelphia, Bogotá, Atlanta, Washington, D.C., Havana.
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 Cancún?
The main airport in Cancún is Cancún International. It is also served by Cancún International.
What buses and trains depart from San José?
A number of bus and train companies depart from San José, including Tralapa.
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