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Medellin to San Jose flights

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Flight Duration Flights between Medellin and San Jose take, on average, 3 h and 19 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight Cheapest price for a one-way flight between Medellin with San Jose found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season According to search data from our customers, January is the busiest time to fly from Medellin to San Jose
Best time to book According to real data January is the most popular time to book a flight to San Jose when departing from Medellin

Cheap last minute flights to San Jose

Latest deals and top flight routes from Medellin airports.

Departure Sat, 28 May Return Sat, 04 Jun
MDE Medellin
SJO San Jose
return from £179
Departure Fri, 10 Jun Return Sun, 12 Jun
MDE Medellin
SJO San Jose
return from £171
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 810.27 CRC
British Pound Sterling Costa Rican Colón
1 CRC = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 25 May 2022
Train
Local, one-way ticket
22%

Trains are 22% more expensive in San Jose than in Medellin.

Medellin
£0.5
San Jose
£0.61
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
50%

The average meal is 50% more expensive in San Jose than in Medellin.

Medellin
£4.37
San Jose
£6.7
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
1%

A taxi fare in San Jose is 1% cheaper than in Medellin.

Medellin
£0.83
San Jose
£0.82
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
95%

Coffee is 95% more expensive in San Jose than in Medellin.

Medellin
£1.03
San Jose
£2.01
Medellin airports
  • ( Enrique Olaya Herrara (EOH)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( J M Cordova (MDE)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
San Jose airports
  • ( Juan Santamaria International (SJO)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Tobias Bolanos (SYQ)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
K Distance: 636 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Medellin to San Jose

😷 Is it safe to travel from Medellin to San Jose during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Costa Rica may apply when travelling from Medellin. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Medellin to San Jose at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Medellin to San Jose is 171£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is San Jose expensive to visit compared to Medellin?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in San Jose costs an average of 0.82 GBP, 1% cheaper than Medellin, with a fare of 0.83 GBP, while train tickets costs 22% more in San Jose: 0.61 GBP against 0.50 GBP in Medellin. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 6.70 GBP in San Jose, 53% more than the 4.37 GBP in Medellin. The price of the coffee is around 95% more expensive in San Jose, with an average of 2.01 GBP , while in Medellin the coffee costs 1.03 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Medellin to San Jose?
The most popular months to book a trip from Medellin to San Jose are January, July and December, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Medellin to San Jose?
The best time of the year to go to San Jose when flying from Medellin depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to San Jose from Medellin in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, August and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Medellin -  San Jose.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Medellin to San Jose?
The total flight time between Medellin and San Jose is of around 03:19 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,511 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in San Jose compared to Medellin?
While in Medellin the temperatures can reach an average of 26.89 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,San Jose's temperatures can go up to 30.79 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 13.24 ºC in San Jose, compared to the 9.85 ºC average degrees reported in Medellin. During the winter period, Medellin can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while San Jose have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Medellin to San Jose are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Medellin to San Jose are:
  • Avianca, stoping in Bogota for 104 minutes minimun.
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