Economy class discounted return fares are typically £750-900 inc tax, depending on the airline and the time of year.
British Airways flies direct to Costa Rica from London Gatwick twice a week in the summer and three times a week in the winter season. It's a brilliant service that gets you to Costa Rica in under 11 hours.
Iberia has daily flights from Heathrow to San José via Madrid. Avianca Colombian Airlines has daily flights from Heathrow to San José via Bogota. Several US airlines fly daily to San José with one change in the US. Some also fly to Liberia in north-west Costa Rica.
Our tour prices do not include international flights so you are free to choose the airline you prefer, and the best prices. You do not even have to book your flights through us.
Flights can get very busy at Christmas and Easter, and during July and August. The cheapest seats fill first, so the sooner you can put your name down for your flights the better. The cheaper tickets are usually restricted: if you need a flexible ticket or prefer club class please let us know and we can quote accordingly. 'Taxes' include fuel surcharges.