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Panama City San Jose
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Wed, 24 Apr PTY - SJO
Sat, 27 Apr SJO - PTY
£362 £342
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Panama City San Jose
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Thu, 02 May PTY - SJO
£161 £146
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Panama City San Jose
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Fri, 10 May PTY - SJO
Sun, 12 May SJO - PTY
£249 £240
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
154% Trains are 154% more expensive in San Jose than in Panama City.
Panama City £0.28
San Jose £0.71
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
17% A meal in San Jose is 17% cheaper than a meal in Panama City.
Panama City £9.63
San Jose £8.01
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 627.17 CRC
1 CRC = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 15 April 2024
Distance: 319 miles
Panama City airports
Tocumen International Airport (PTY) How far from city centre: 2 miles
Marcos A Gelabert (PAC) How far from city centre: 3 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

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Panama City to San Jose

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Prices for tickets from Panama City to San Jose may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Panama City to San Jose

How long does the flight take to go from Panama City to San Jose?
The total flight time between Panama City and San Jose is of around 01:24 hours on average, considering an average distance of 535 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Panama City to San Jose at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Panama City to San Jose is 146£. 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 Panama City?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in San Jose costs an average of 1.35 GBP, 25% cheaper than Panama City, with a fare of 1.81 GBP, while train tickets costs 154% more in San Jose: 0.71 GBP against 0.28 GBP in Panama City. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.01 GBP in San Jose, 17% less than the 9.63 GBP in Panama City. The price of the coffee is around 7% cheaper in San Jose, with an average of 2.80 GBP, while in Panama City the coffee costs 3.01 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Panama City to San Jose?
The most popular months to book a trip from Panama City to San Jose are November, January and September, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Panama City to San Jose?
The best time of the year to go to San Jose when flying from Panama City depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to San Jose from Panama City in terms of searches from our customer, followed by April and January. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, October and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Panama City - San Jose.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Panama City to San Jose?
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 Panama City. 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 is the weather in San Jose compared to Panama City?
While in Panama City the temperatures can reach an average of 34.29 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 2.3 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 20.23 ºC average degrees reported in Panama City. During the winter period, Panama City can register 5.3 mm precipitation, while San Jose have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Panama City and San Jose?
The main airport route flying between Panama City and San Jose is: Tocumen International Airport (PTY) to Juan Santamaria International (SJO). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Copa Airlines.
  • Avianca.
  • Air France.
Airlines with indirect flights from Panama City to San Jose are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Panama City to San Jose are:
  • Avianca, stoping in San Salvador for 100 minutes minimun.
Flight Duration 1 h and 24 m Flights between Panama City and San Jose take, on average, 1 h and 24 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £146 Cheapest price for a flight between Panama City and San Jose found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Tocumen International Airport The airport Tocumen International Airport is the departure airport operating flights between Panama City and San Jose
Arriving Airport Juan Santamaria International Flights departing Panama City with San Jose as destination arrive at Juan Santamaria International

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