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Airfares from $78 One Way, $151 Round Trip from Guatemala City to San Jose

Prices starting at $151 for return flights and $78 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.

More About Flying To San Jose from Guatemala City

Route Information for Flights from Guatemala City to San Jose

Origin Airport IATA CodeGUA
Destination Airport IATA CodeSJO
Distance531 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesIberia, Copa Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival1:40PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival7:15PM UTC

Flights Review

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

Book Your Flight from Guatemala City to San Jose

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.

Flights from Guatemala City to San Jose - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Get set to hit the "book" button because there are 9 airlines that have nonstop services from La Aurora Intl. Airport (GUA) to SJO. Cruise in comfort aboard one of these leading carriers:

  • Avianca
  • Copa Airlines
  • Volaris Costa Rica
  • Copa Airlines
  • Avianca
What airlines fly from Guatemala City to San Jose most frequently?

We've pulled together a list of the airlines with the most flights from La Aurora Intl. Airport to SJO. See which one ticks all your boxes: Avianca - (AV) with 30 flights every month Avianca - (AV) with 30 flights every month Volaris Costa Rica - (Q6) with 30 flights every month Copa Airlines - (CM) with 30 flights every month Copa Airlines - (CM) with 30 flights every month Volaris Costa Rica - (Q6) with 30 flights 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 Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

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