New York to Costa Rica flight duration

What is the flight duration 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 quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Depart
JFK
Arrive
SJO

Average direct flight time is 5 hours 14 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from New York to Costa Rica is 5 hours 14 minutes.

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

Related: Return journey Costa Rica to New York flight duration

New York to Costa Rica 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

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration 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 Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
  • Costa Rica is served by 1 airports San Jose Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO)

Airlines

Interjet
Interjet
Avianca (Scheduled)
Avianca (Scheduled)
jetBlue
jetBlue
Copa
Copa
SWISS
SWISS
Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
United
United

DIRECT FLIGHTS

New York Newark to San Jose Juan Santamaria
Flying with United
5 hours 14 minutes

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 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

New York to Costa Rica flight time via Fort Lauderdale International | to via FLL
New York to Fort Lauderdale International
2 hours 52 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 48 minutes
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 | to via SAL
New York to San Salvador
5 hours 10 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 20 minutes
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 | to via BOG
New York to Bogota
5 hours 48 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 07 minutes
Bogota to Costa Rica
2 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
10 hours 15 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


New York & Costa Rica local time and timezones

Costa Rica, Costa Rica time is 2 hours behind New York, United States

Date and time in New York, United States:
22:48 Tue, 4 Aug, 2020,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

Date and time in Costa Rica, Costa Rica:
20:48 Tue, 4 Aug, 2020,
Costa Rica Timezone: CST (-06:00)


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.