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Fly to Costa Rica with British Airways

Fly direct from London Gatwick (LGW) to San José (SJO) to enjoy everything that Costa Rica can offer. In less than 11 hours, you will be discovering the capital city San José before heading off onto your tropical rainforest adventure.

British Airways flights operate from London Gatwick to Juan Santamaria Airport twice a week in the summer season and three times a week during the winter. Costa Rica is a perfect place for tropical beaches, volcanic peaks and lush forests. From spotting wildlife in the mangroves to surfing along the coast, you’ll find what you are searching for. Find a flight that suits your budget and requirement needs. Why not use the Low Price Finder to guarantee the cheapest fares?

Costa Rica flight facts

Duration of your flight to Costa Rica
Flight duration to San Jose.

Fly from Gatwick Airport (LGW) to San José (SJO) in 10 hours 50 minutes with British Airways. We fly on Wednesday and Saturday during the summer months and Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday in the winter. You can choose to travel in World Traveller, World Traveller Plus or Club World. If you take advantage of the award-winning British Airways service – with complimentary food, drinks and newspapers on-board, the time will fly. You can check in 23kg of hold luggage and take two bags on-board with our package holidays.

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Why fly BA?

Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:

  • Free seats selection 24hrs in advance*
  • Inclusive 23kg checked baggage allowance*
  • Airport, online or mobile check-in
  • Manage your travel plans with the British Airways app

*Except on hand baggage only fares