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Flights San Jose - Cancun

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Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 19.09 MXN
Euro Mexican Peso
1 MXN = 0.06 EUR
Last checked on 07 June 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Cancun are 9% cheaper than in San Jose.

San Jose
Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Cancun is 3% cheaper than a meal in San Jose.

San Jose
Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 126% more expensive in Cancun than in San Jose.

San Jose
Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Cancun is 2% cheaper than in San Jose.

San Jose
San Jose airports
  • ( Juan Santamaria International (SJO)
    How far from city centre: 1 kms
  • ( Tobias Bolanos (SYQ)
    How far from city centre: 1 kms
Cancun airports
  • ( Cancun (CUN)
    How far from city centre: 12 kms
K Distance: 1282 kms

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How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from San Jose to Cancun?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to Mexico. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from San Jose to Cancun, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between San Jose and Cancun. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Cancun more expensive than San Jose to visit?
Looking at the price of taxis, a ride in Cancun costs an around 2.64 EUR euros, 126% more expensive than San Jose, with a fare of 1.17 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 9% less in Cancun: 0.63 EUR euros against 0.69 EUR euros in San Jose. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 10.04 EUR euros in Cancun, 3% less than the 10.37 EUR euros in San Jose. The price of a coffee is approximately 2% cheaper in Cancun, with an average of 2.87 EUR euros, while in San Jose the coffee costs 2.93 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for San Jose to Cancun flights?
The most popular month for flights from San Jose to Cancun are: March, May and July.
When is the best time to travel from San Jose to Cancun?
A good period of the year to visit Cancun from San Jose really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, April is the best month to fly to Cancun from San Jose, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by July and May. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds November, October and March are the months with fewer searches for the route San Jose -  Cancun.
What is the duration of a flight from San Jose to Cancun?
Flight time, on average, from San Jose to Cancun is usually 02:40 hours on average, at an average distance of 1,392 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
Which airports have flights between San Jose and Cancun?
The most common route form San Jose to Cancun is: Juan Santamaria International (SJO) to Cancun (CUN). These airlines fly this route:
  • Volaris Costa Rica.
  • Volaris.
  • Hahn Air Systems.
The airlines that fly indirectly from San Jose to Cancun are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from San Jose to Cancun are:
  • Avianca, stopping in San Salvador for 100 minutes at least.
  • Interjet, with 155 minutes stop in Mexico City.
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