New York to Costa Rica flight time

What is the flight time from New York to Costa Rica

On average there are 1 flights flying direct each day from New York to Costa Rica. Below you will find the shortest flight time, the average flight time and also the longest flight time.

Flight duration from New York to Costa Rica

Depart
JFK
Arrive
SJO

The average flight time for a direct flight from New York to Costa Rica is 5 hours 14 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from New York (JFK) to Costa Rica (SJO) has a duration of 5 hours 14 minutes.

A distance of 2,222 miles / 3,575 km.

Related: Return journey Costa Rica to New York flight duration

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between New York, United States and Costa Rica, Costa Rica? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 5 hours 14 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

Direct flights

New York Newark to San Jose Juan Santamaria
carrier logo Flying with United
Total flight time
5 hours 14 minutes

Direct flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 5 hours 14 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 5 hours 14 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 5 hours 14 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 1

Indirect (multi stop) flight times and durations

New York to Costa Rica flight time via Fort Lauderdale International | JFK to SJO via FLL

carrier logo New York to Fort Lauderdale International
2 hours 52 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 48 minutes
carrier logo Fort Lauderdale International to Costa Rica
2 hours 54 minutes
Total journey time
7 hours 34 minutes

New York to Costa Rica flight time via San Salvador | JFK to SJO via SAL

carrier logo New York to San Salvador
5 hours 10 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 20 minutes
carrier logo San Salvador to Costa Rica
1 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
7 hours 50 minutes

New York to Costa Rica flight time via Bogota | JFK to SJO via BOG

carrier logo New York to Bogota
5 hours 48 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 07 minutes
carrier logo Bogota to Costa Rica
2 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
10 hours 15 minutes

New York to Costa Rica flight time via Santo Domingo Las Americas | JFK to SJO via SDQ

carrier logo New York to Santo Domingo Las Americas
3 hours 55 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
13 hours 25 minutes
carrier logo Santo Domingo Las Americas to Costa Rica
2 hours 50 minutes
Total journey time
20 hours 10 minutes

Flights from New York to Costa Rica | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

New York to Costa Rica flight time information

  • The average flight time from New York to Costa Rica is 5 hours 14 minutes
  • Distance from New York to Costa Rica is 2,222 miles / 3,575 km
  • New York is served by 3 airports New York John F. Kennedy International Airport , New York Newark Liberty International Airport , New York LaGuardia Airport
  • Costa Rica is served by 1 airports San Jose Juan Santamaria International Airport

Airlines flying between New York and Costa Rica

Most popular airlines that fly the route between New York and Costa Rica

West Wind ExpressAir
West Wind ExpressAir
Avianca (Scheduled)
Avianca (Scheduled)
Copa
Copa
Condor
Condor
Delta
Delta
Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
United
United
Volaris
Volaris

Popular routes from New York

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New York & Costa Rica local time and timezones

Costa Rica, Costa Rica time is 1 hours behind New York, United States

Day and time in New York, United States: Fri, 14 Dec, 2018,
New York Timezone: EST (-05:00)
01:42
Day and time in Costa Rica, Costa Rica: Fri, 14 Dec, 2018,
Costa Rica Timezone: CST (-06:00)
00:42

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The cheapest months to travel from New York to Costa Rica

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