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Fares from $99 One Way, $197 Round Trip from Guatemala City to San Jose

Prices starting at $197 for return flights and $99 for one-way flights to San Jose were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Guatemala City to San Jose - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Guatemala City to San Jose?

There certainly are. In fact, there are 3 airlines that will take you straight from Guatemala City Airport (GUA-La Aurora Intl.) to San Jose Airport (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.). Book your ticket with one of these leading carriers:

  • Volaris Costa Rica
  • Copa Airlines
  • AVIANCA
What is the shortest flight from Guatemala City to San Jose?

It can take just 1 hour and 30 minutes to fly from Guatemala City Airport (GUA-La Aurora Intl.) to San Jose Airport (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.). Buckle up and enjoy the journey, because you’ll be disembarking in a heartbeat.

What airlines fly from Guatemala City to San Jose most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with Volaris Costa Rica (Q6), which frequently services this route. This airline offers 26 flights every month between Guatemala City Airport (GUA-La Aurora Intl.) and San Jose Airport (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.). Also look into the rewarding deals available with Copa Airlines (CM). Offering 14 monthly flights between Guatemala City and San Jose, they'll make sure your journey is just as delightful as the destination.

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Mar 26, 2018

We had some trouble sitting next to our 6 year old who should not sign alone and the ticket agent at the gate was able to help us change seats

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Leaving from La Aurora International Airport

If you're looking for affordable flights from Guatemala City, make sure your first stop is Orbitz.com. You'll be able to compare flights from several different carriers and choose the low fare that best fits your budget. Flights leave Guatemala City from La Aurora International Airport, which is located four miles south of the city center. The airport is considered one of the busiest in Central America. The airlines servicing the airport include American Airlines, Iberia and Copa Airlines, and they offer domestic and international flights to Mexico, Spain and the US. The airport is undergoing a large modernization project, but it remains open to customers.

Transportation to La Aurora International Airport

Most visitors take special vans and bus transport companies to and from the airport. Private shuttles cost about $35. The regular airport shuttles that link up with the major hotels charge $10 per ticket. One-way taxi trips to the airport are about $25.

Parking at the Airport

Both short-term and long-term parking are available at the airport, but space is somewhat limited. The airport's newly renovated parking garage was completed in 2007 and holds up to 500 vehicles.

Dining at the Airport

There are a couple of food vendors but no restaurants located at the airport. Your best bet if you have an early flight is to grab something to eat and bring it with you to the airport. Book your flights from Guatemala City through Orbitz.com so that your entire booking experience is a breeze.

San Jose Airport Information

When you use Orbitz.com to purchase your air ticket, you will have a variety of cheap flights to San Jose to choose from. There are nine air passenger carriers that service the Mineta San José International Airport. American Airlines, Delta, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue, United, US Airways and Volaris use Terminal A, while Southwest and Alaska Airlines use Terminal B. The airport offers easy access to the city, as it is less than five miles northwest of downtown San Jose.

Ground Transportation in San Jose

If you hop on the VTA Airport Flyer, you will be able to access the Amtrak, the Metro Light Rail and Caltrain railways, Greyhound buses and the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART). The Monterey Airbus and Santa Cruz Airport Flyer also make scheduled stops at the airport. There are several cab companies that service the airport, with fares between $15 and $20 for transportation into downtown San Jose. Book your flight with Orbitz.com, and you can also find deals on hotels that offer free airport shuttle service, or you can simply rent a car so that you can get around during your stay.

San Jose Weather Information

San Jose gets very little rainfall, and the year-round temperatures are rather moderate. You can expect the winter months to be in the low 40s to high 50s, and the summer months rarely venture higher than the low 80s. Nights can be cool in San Jose, so make sure you pack a light jacket or layer your clothes to accommodate the change in temperature.

What to Do in San Jose

If you're traveling with children, be sure to visit the Raging Waters water park, the Happy Hollow Park and Zoo and the Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose. Adults might prefer to visit one of the many museums, art galleries and theaters in San Jose. Whatever you decide to do while you're there, don't forget to come back to Orbitz.com to book cheap flights to San Jose for your next trip.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.