$382: Minneapolis to San Jose, Costa Rica
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$382: Minneapolis to San Jose, Costa Rica

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Cheap sale on American Airlines round-trip flights from Minneapolis to San Jose, Costa Rica and all are cancellable for a voucher. Availability May – December. Fares include free carry-on. Advance seat assignment is extra. Only one connection required. Book quick, this fare won’t last!

Costa Rica is open to travelers. No COVID testing or quarantine is required to enter. Check here for updates. All travelers will need a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than 72 hrs prior to their return flight to the U.S. It’s unclear when this requirement may change.

Remember: All major US airlines are offering free changes or cancellations in exchange for a travel voucher. See all airlines’ policies and details here.

This fare is American’s “Basic Economy fare” which does not allow seat assignment until check-in. This fare still allows free carry-on bags.

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Fare Availability:

Minneapolis to San Jose, Costa Rica (MSP – SJO) – $382 roundtrip

  • Departures: May 1-15, 17-23, 25-28, June 1, 3, 5, 11-12, 16, 29-30, July 5-6, 21, 27-28, 30-31, August 11-12, 18, 20, 24-28, 31, September 1-3, 5-30, October 1-6, 11-31, November 1-17, 25-26, 30, December 1-10, 12-16
  • Returns: May 2-22, 24-30, June 1-4, 8, 10-12, 18-19, 23, July 6-10, 12-13, 16, 23, 28, 30, August 3-4, 6-7, 18-19, 25, 27, 31, September 1-4, 7-30, October 1-15, 18-31, November 1-26, December 1-17, 19-30
    • Allow 7 days between departure and return, may take trial and error.


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