The cheapest times to fly from PIT to SJO are
- January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 16th to May 6th (except the week of April 23rd)
- August 6th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from PIT to SJO is late October. Prices can be as high as $1239 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $353 for Wednesday flights around late October.
When to Fly to San José
Flying from Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) to San Jose (SJO) will usually cost between $374 to $660 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $369. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $786. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $417 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $437 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PIT to SJO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PIT to SJO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PIT to SJO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Pittsburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SJO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PIT. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to San José, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Pittsburgh. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $127 (21%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $431. Return trip prices are from the SJO to PIT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from PIT to SJO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PIT to SJO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Juan Santamaria International Airport to Pittsburgh International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2121 miles or 3413 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PIT to SJO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIT to SJO flight is about 4 hour 48 minutes.
How many flights go between Pittsburgh, PA and San Jose?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from PIT to SJO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Pittsburgh International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Juan Santamaria International Airport|
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