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FAQs about flights from Edinburgh to San Jose

Is it possible to fly from Edinburgh to San Jose right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides crucial info about travelling from Edinburgh to San Jose during these unusual times. You'll find everything from health guidelines to flying restrictions, as well as a host of other important info you should know about before you book a flight.

Can I cancel my flight booking to San Jose due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your San Jose booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Edinburgh to San Jose flights?

Want to hear a few more details about your journey from Edinburgh to San Jose — like which airport you'll be flying into and out of? Odds are you'll be leaving from Edinburgh Airport and arriving at San Jose Airport (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.).

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to San Jose?

You've squirrelled away your hard-earned cash for your break and now you can't wait to lock in your seat on the plane. When flying to San Jose from Edinburgh, there are a few airline choices. One of the best is Air France, which provides 13 flights per month. Another reputable airline that offers 13 flights on this route monthly is Lufthansa. Compare the ticket prices, book your favourite seat and get ready to pack your luggage!

How many flights are there from Edinburgh to San Jose?

Whether you'd rather fly to San Jose midweek or you'd prefer to start your getaway on the weekend, you're sure to find a time that's perfect for you. Choose from 8 flights which operate every week between Edinburgh and San Jose.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cheap flights from Edinburgh to San Jose 

Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to San Jose, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Edinburgh to San Jose is . In the current list of deals available, prices start at and can rise to for return flights.  


Find the best flight from Edinburgh to San Jose  

Every day between Edinburgh and San Jose,  flights from airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with , you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the between null and null, let us know! 


Flights from Edinburgh to San Jose — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Edinburgh to San Jose to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Place to stay after flight from Edinburgh to San Jose

Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen

Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen

4.5 out of 5
The price is £128 per night from 22 Jun to 22 Jun
Located near the airport, this family-friendly resort is within 9 mi (15 km) of City Mall, Central Park and Museum of Costa Rican Art. National Theater and National ...
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Übernachtung SJ
"Sehr freundlicher Service und gutes Hotel mit wunderschönen Pool und Garten."

Reviewed on 4 Nov 2015

Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen
Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport

Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport

3 out of 5
1 Km E from Juan SantaMaria Airport, Rio Segundo, Alajuela
The price is £79 per night from 27 Jun to 27 Jun
Located in Cacique, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of City Mall, Alajuela Cathedral and Central Park. Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto and National Center of ...
2.7/5 (6 reviews)
Start of the trip to discover Costa Rica
"Hotelis close to the airport. It has frequent free shuttle service. The beds are comfortable, but there us unpleasant smell from the AC. You get used to it, but it is not nice. Everthing looks dated. Staff is pleasant and helpful. Buffet breakfast available, It is a bit basic and served on plastic ..."

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2017

Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport
Barceló San José

Barceló San José

4 out of 5
Autopista General Canas 3km, El Robledal - La Uruca, San Jose, San Jose
The price is £59 per night from 2 Jul to 2 Jul
Located in the heart of San Jose, this beach hotel is 1.2 mi (2 km) from Estadio Nacional and within 3 miles (5 km) of Morazan Park and Costa Rica National Stadium ...
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
"Picked up from the aiport, welcomed with a refreshing drink, room upgraded and lovely staff."

Reviewed on 7 Feb 2019

Barceló San José

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Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela

Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela

3.5 out of 5
Plaza Los Mangos, Radial Francisco J Orlich, Alajuela, Alajuela
The price is £101 per night from 19 Jun to 19 Jun
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Central Park and Alajuela Cathedral. Ojo de Agua Spa Park and Business Center Forum 2 are also ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
"Wir waren nur für eine Durchreise hier, da Hotel nahe dem Flughafen."

Reviewed on 5 Feb 2021

Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela
Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton San Jose-Airport

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton San Jose-Airport

3 out of 5
Hwy 1 Airport Blvd, Alajuela
The price is £68 per night from 7 Jul to 7 Jul
Located in Cacique, this hotel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from City Mall, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Zoo Ave and Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa ...
4.4/5Excellent! (8 reviews)
"Das Hotel liegt in der Nähe von Flughafen und ist ideal für den Start einer Rundreise, wenn man nicht noch San José anschauen will. Hotel ist top modern eingerichtet und bietet alles was man braucht"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton San Jose-Airport
Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica

Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica

4 out of 5
The price is £76 per night from 13 Jun to 13 Jun
Situated in the business district, this hotel is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Multiplaza Mall Escazu, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Sabana Park and Museum of Costa Rican ...
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
"Sehr schönes Hotel in der Nähe zum Einkaufszentrum. Es gibt einen gratis Shuttlebus, aber man ist in 5min auch zu Fuss da. Personal freundliche und eindeutig das beste Frühstück in Costa Rica."

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2020

Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica
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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.

*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on from January 2017 to December 2017, 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. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.