Cheap flights from Tijuana to San José

Flights starting at $221. Choose between AeroMéxico, Volaris, or Copa Airlines to find the best price.

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Tips to know when travelling to San José

Travelers usually depart from Tijuana International, Tijuana Central Bus Station, or Tijuana Bus Stop when they travel from Tijuana to San José. Book your trip to arrive at Juan Santamaría International, San José - Tralapa, or San José Bus Stop. The most popular airlines for this route are AeroMéxico, Volaris, Copa Airlines, VivaAerobus, and Avianca. Tijuana and San José have 172 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San José, consider visiting Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio, and Bosque Nuboso Monteverde.

Check-in for a flight from Tijuana to San José

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYesNo
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Copa AirlinesCMPCMYes0
0
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
AviancaAVAAVYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Tijuana?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Tijuana and Guadalajara, Mexico City, Cancún, San José del Cabo, León, Puerto Vallarta, Morelia, Oaxaca, Culiacán, Monterrey, Mazatlán, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, La Paz, Ixtapa, Acapulco, Mérida, Huatulco, Veracruz, Santiago de Querétaro, Puebla.
What are the most popular routes to and from San José?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San José and Guatemala City, Charlotte, Liberia, Cancún, Mexico City, Tambor, Panama City, Los Angeles, New York, Denver, Quepos, Bogotá, Tamarindo, Cincinnati, Asheville, Minneapolis, San Salvador, Chicago, San Francisco, Puerto Jiménez.
What airports are near Tijuana?
The main airport in Tijuana is Tijuana International. It is also served by San Diego International, Ontario International, John Wayne, Tijuana International, Hollywood Burbank, Mexicali International, Palm Springs International, Imperial County, Long Beach, Yuma 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 buses and trains depart from Tijuana?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Tijuana, including Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Tijuana and San José?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Tijuana and San José thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Tijuana and San José can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Tijuana and San José?
Currently, you can fly between Tijuana and San José with AeroMéxico, Volaris, Copa Airlines, VivaAerobus, Avianca.
When's the best time to travel between Tijuana and San José?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Tijuana and San José, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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