Cheap Flights from Toronto to San Jose in 2019

Flight information Toronto to San Jose

Cheapest roundtrip price last month


Non-stop airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 3753 kilometers

5h 10min

Most popular airline last month

Air Canada

San Jose Juan Santamaria and San Jose Tobias Bolanos

2 airports

Explore San Jose

San Jose Hotels

Hostel Pangea


Hotel Del Rey


Airlines With Flights From Toronto to San Jose

Air Canada (operated by Air Canada Rouge) and WestJet Airlines provide direct, non-stop flights from Toronto to San Jose, Costa Rica. Air Transat also offers non-stop services between the 2 cities, seasonally, from December to March.

Other airlines operating flights between Toronto and San Jose, via an intermediate airport, include American Airlines (often with a plane change in Dallas, Miami, or Charlotte in the United States), United Airlines (sometimes with a layover in Houston in the U.S.), Aeromexico (typically with a layover in Mexico City), and Avianca (often with a flight change in El Salvador’s capital city of San Salvador).

Information About Toronto’s Airports

Direct flights from Toronto to San Jose leave from Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ), the biggest and busiest airport in Canada. This airport’s 2 active terminals, Terminal 1 and Terminal 3, have international and domestic departures, so it’s best to check your flight information before arriving at the airport to ensure you go to the correct place. Air Canada flights from Toronto Pearson to San Jose depart out of Terminal 1, and WestJet Airlines and Air Transat flights heading to San Jose leave from Terminal 3.

Toronto Pearson Airport has excellent passenger facilities and services, including numerous luxury shops, duty-free stores, restaurants, and cafes. Eye-catching public art installations at the airport give you plenty to admire while you’re waiting for your flight.

You can surf the Internet at Toronto Pearson Airport on your personal devices thanks to complimentary Wi-Fi that’s available throughout Terminals 1 and 3. You also have access to free luggage carts, which is great if you have brought some heavy bags. At Toronto Pearson Airport, you’ll find interfaith prayer rooms as well as currency exchange counters where you can exchange your Canadian dollars for Costa Rican colon. If you need to deposit or withdraw money at the airport, you can do it at one of several ATMs.

Whether you want to relax before your flight or catch up on work, the pay-to-use lounges at Toronto Pearson can be a fantastic place to find a bit of quiet amidst the bustle of a busy airport.

Should you decide to fly to San Jose out of Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ), also called Toronto Island Airport, you’ll find that this airport is closer to downtown Toronto and it’s smaller. There aren’t as many services available at Billy Bishop City Airport, but the convenience of travelling in and out of an airport close to the city centre can be be appealing.

Transport From San Jose Airport

Flights from Toronto to San Jose land at Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) in San Jose. This airport is located about 20 kilometres from the city centre and it connects easily with downtown San Jose via public buses. The journey time from the airport to downtown San Jose is around 35 minutes via bus, and the price for a ride on a bus from the airport to the main parts of the city is 540 CRC. If you can catch an official orange taxi, operated by Taxis Unidos, you’ll have semi-private transportation to San Jose for a fare of about 14,500 CRC.

Things to Do in San Jose

Historic architecture lines the streets of Costa Rica’s capital city, offering plenty of opportunities to admire the buildings and take strolls with beautiful backdrops all around. The many eclectic museums in San Jose, including Museo Nacional and Museo del Jade, appeal to the varied interests and tastes of the international tourists who visit the city. It can be fun to take a day trip out of San Jose to butterfly farms, coffee plantations, and volcanoes. Watching a show at the National Theatre of Costa Rica is a pleasant way to pass an evening on a vacation or business trip.

Is San Jose in your future? Check cheap flights from Toronto to San Jose that operate on a variety of major airlines. Book your ticket with Skyscanner and ready yourself for a trip abroad that will likely be one to remember.

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