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Route Information for Flights from Atlanta to San Jose

Origin Airport IATA Code ATL
Destination Airport IATA Code SJO
Distance 1633 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Delta Air Lines
Earliest Flight Arrival 5:48PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 5:48PM UTC

Fly from Atlanta to San Jose

In just about four hours, non-stop, you can fly from Atlanta to San Jose, Costa Rica, and enjoy colonial architecture, museums and ecological activities. Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) can be accessed by taxi, car, or by taking the gold or red MARTA train lines south from the city.


There are enough nature tours around San Jose to occupy visitors for days, from the surrounding volcanoes of Poas and Irazu to the gorgeous La Paz Waterfall Gardens. The city is home to many museums, but one of the best is the Museo Nacional, housed inside an impressive colonial-era fortress, which provides comprehensive exhibits delving into the history of Costa Rica. Mercado Central is a great place to try local cuisine and offers a variety of restaurants to choose from, many of which you ll find quite modestly priced compared to their U.S. counterparts.

Hints and tips

You can get to the city from Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) by taking a taxi or the Interbus shuttle service. Many hotels offer their own shuttle services as well. The transit bus system is clean, affordable and reliable. Temperatures are generally stable throughout the year. Average highs tend to be in the upper 70s to mid-80s, and average lows are consistently in the mid-60s. Come in January for the festive rodeo known as Fiestas Zapote.

Flights from Atlanta to San Jose - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Atlanta to San Jose now?

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor can help you with queries about travel restrictions and quarantine when flying from Atlanta to San Jose.

Are there non-stop flights from Atlanta to San Jose?

Work out your ideal travel dates, because there is. You can get from Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport to San Jose Airport (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) in one simple trip with Delta.

What is the shortest flight from Atlanta to San Jose?

With the trip from Atlanta to San Jose taking a minimum of 4 hours and 31 minutes, there's plenty of time to sit back and enjoy the ride. Indulge in an in-flight wine or two and get comfy in your seat with an absorbing book or movie.

What airlines fly from Atlanta to San Jose most frequently?

Delta has the most flights along this route. This leading carrier operates 34 flights from Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport to San Jose Airport (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) every month.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to San Jose?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to San Jose have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to San Jose with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to San Jose without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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