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Lowest round trip fares by airline from San Francisco and San Jose

Cheapest prices ($158 One Way, $354 Round Trip) found within past 7 days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Sun, Oct 3
SFO
San Francisco
SJO
San Jose
$158
JetBlue Airways
Wed, Aug 4
SFO
San Francisco
SJO
San Jose
$181
Avianca
Wed, Sep 15
SJC
San Jose
SJO
San Jose
$181
Alaska Airlines
Tue, Aug 17
SJC
San Jose
SJO
San Jose
$181
Delta
Tue, Aug 17
SJC
San Jose
SJO
San Jose
$181
United
Tue, Aug 10 - Wed, Aug 18
SFO
San Francisco
SJO
San Jose
$354
JetBlue Airways
Mon, Aug 23 - Mon, Aug 30
SFO
San Francisco
SJO
San Jose
$392
Avianca
Mon, Nov 22 - Tue, Nov 30
SFO
San Francisco
SJO
San Jose
$395
Copa
Wed, Sep 15 - Wed, Sep 22
SJC
San Jose
SJO
San Jose
$397
Alaska Airlines
Sun, Sep 5 - Wed, Sep 8
SFO
San Francisco
SJO
San Jose
$407
United

Great Deals On Cheap Hotels in San Jose

Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites

Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites

2.5 out of 5
Alajuela, 2nd. Av., 1st. Street, Del Teatro Municipal 200 m. al Este, Alajuela, Alajuela
The price is $37 per night from Jul 9 to Jul 9
Located in the heart of Alajuela, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Alajuela Cathedral and City Mall. Central Park and Central Market Alajuela are also within ...
Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites
Hotel El Maragato

Hotel El Maragato

3 out of 5
Ave Central, between street 1 and 3, San Jose, San Jose
This family-friendly San Jose hotel is located near the airport, within a 5-minute walk of Plaza de la Cultura and Morazan Park. National Park and San Pedro ...
3.5/5Good! (2 reviews)
Great hotel if you can handle the street noise.
"I was expecting much worse for the cheap price, but the hotel was very decent. It was clean, had a large bed, a TV, wifi, and AC - amenities that are not always included in a Costa Rican's hotel. Breakfast was poor though. The best part - and the worst - was the location, right on Avenida Central. ..."

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2015

Hotel El Maragato
Hotel Luisiana

Hotel Luisiana

3.5 out of 5
100 west and 400 south from Cruz Roja, Santa Ana, San Jose
The price is $45 per night from Jun 27 to Jun 27
This family-friendly Santa Ana hotel is located near the airport, within 3 mi (5 km) of Business Center Forum 1, Momentum Lindora Shopping Center and Business ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
"Professional, helpful and friendly staff. Grat place"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

Hotel Luisiana
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Fly From San Francisco to San Jose

Origin San Francisco
Destination San Jose
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San José, the capital city of Costa Rica, abounds in historic sites, contemporary art galleries like the Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo, colonial mansions and colorful markets. Its bustling nightlife at venues like Vertigo, and cultural attractions appeal to people of all ages.

As soon as you arrive at the Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO), you can rent a car and explore the city. Spend at least one day at the Tabacón Hot Springs, play tennis in the Parque Metropolitano La Sabana, or tour Rincón de la Vieja National Park.

Key Facts

This city dates back to colonial times, featuring unique historic neighborhoods to explore and urban art. Visitors can admire World War II era buildings, stand-out monuments, as well as open-air sculpture gardens. The most popular sights include the Costa Rican Art Museum, the Blue Castle, Plaza de la Democracia and Our Lady of Sion Building. Once you get at the airport, look for car rental services or take a bus into the heart of San José.

Hints and Tips

Flight time from the San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to San José is approximately six and a half hours. When you land, check out the airport's duty-free shops before picking up your rental car. Once you get through Customs, you'll be in close proximity to the in-terminal rental car counters.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.