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San Jose Cancun
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Wed, 19 Jun SJO - CUN
Thu, 20 Jun CUN - SJO
£230 £225
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San Jose Cancun
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Sun, 01 Sep SJO - CUN
£77 £71
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San Jose Cancun
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Fri, 31 May SJO - CUN
Mon, 03 Jun CUN - SJO
£189 £185
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
17% Trains in Cancun are 17% cheaper than in San Jose.
San Jose £0.69
Cancun £0.57
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
44% The average meal is 44% more expensive in Cancun than in San Jose.
San Jose £8.44
Cancun £12.14
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 21.12 MXN
1 MXN = 0.05 GBP
Last checked on 24 May 2024
Distance: 797 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
Cancun airports
Cancun (CUN) How far from city centre: 7 miles

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Prices for tickets from San Jose to Cancun 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 San Jose to Cancun

How long does the flight take to go from San Jose to Cancun?
The total flight time between San Jose and Cancun is of around 02:40 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,392 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 San Jose to Cancun at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from San Jose to Cancun is 71£. 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 Cancun expensive to visit compared to San Jose?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Cancun costs an average of 2.72 GBP, 108% more expensive than San Jose, with a fare of 1.31 GBP, while train tickets costs 17% less in Cancun: 0.57 GBP against 0.69 GBP in San Jose. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 12.14 GBP in Cancun, 44% more than the 8.44 GBP in San Jose. The price of the coffee is around 19% more expensive in Cancun, with an average of 3.33 GBP , while in San Jose the coffee costs 2.80 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from San Jose to Cancun?
The most popular months to book a trip from San Jose to Cancun are August, September and January, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from San Jose to Cancun?
The best time of the year to go to Cancun when flying from San Jose depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Cancun from San Jose in terms of searches from our customer, followed by January and December. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, June, November and March are the months with less volume of searchs for the route San Jose - Cancun.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from San Jose to Cancun?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Mexico may apply when travelling from San Jose. 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!
Which airports have flights between San Jose and Cancun?
The main airport route flying between San Jose and Cancun is: Juan Santamaria International (SJO) to Cancun (CUN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Volaris Costa Rica.
  • Volaris.
  • Hahn Air Systems.
Airlines with indirect flights from San Jose to Cancun are:
Airlines with indirect flights from San Jose to Cancun are:
  • Interjet, stoping in Mexico City for 120 minutes minimun.
  • Copa Airlines, with 61 minutes scale in Panama City.
Flight Duration 2 h and 40 m Flights between San Jose and Cancun take, on average, 2 h and 40 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £71 Cheapest price for a flight between San Jose and Cancun found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Juan Santamaria International The airport Juan Santamaria International is the departure airport operating flights between San Jose and Cancun
Arriving Airport Cancun Flights departing San Jose with Cancun as destination arrive at Cancun

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