The cheapest times to fly from SJO to CRW are

  • January 15th to March 4th (except the week of February 19th)
  • April 23rd to August 5th (except the weeks of April 30th, May 14th, and June 25th)

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 SJO to CRW is early August. Prices can be as high as $1231 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $702 for Wednesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Charleston

Flying from San Jose (SJO) to Charleston/Dunbar, WV (CRW) will usually cost between $762 to $921 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $762. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $956. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $194 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $774 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJO to CRW flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SJO to CRW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SJO to CRW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJO to CRW flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from San José. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $73 (9%) 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 $768. Return trip prices are from the CRW to SJO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SJO to CRW 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 31 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from SJO to CRW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from CRW
  • Usually 33.98% less expensive than CRW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJO to CMH flights

Destination alternative #2: Tri Cities Airport (TRI) in Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from CRW
  • Usually 19.90% less expensive than CRW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJO to TRI flights

Destination alternative #3: Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Woodrum Field Airport (ROA) in Roanoke, VA

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from CRW
  • Usually 0.58% less expensive than CRW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJO to ROA flights


Flight Hacking SJO to CRW

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SJO to CRW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (SJO > MCO > CRW)

  • Price for both tickets: $554
  • Average savings: $220 (28.42%)

See SJO to FLL flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (SJO > FLL > CRW)

  • Price for both tickets: $631
  • Average savings: $143 (18.48%)

See SJO to MCO flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (SJO > MIA > CRW)

  • Price for both tickets: $637
  • Average savings: $137 (17.7%)

See SJO to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SJO to CRW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, COPA, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Yeager Airport to Juan Santamaria International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1967 miles or 3166 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SJO to CRW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJO to CRW flight is about 4 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between San Jose and Charleston/Dunbar, WV?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from SJO to CRW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SJO
Origination airport name Juan Santamaria International Airport
City San Jose
Country Costa Rica
Latitude 10
Longitude -84.2

Return Airport

Destination code CRW
Destination airport name Yeager Airport
City Charleston/Dunbar, WV
Country the United States
Latitude 38.4
Longitude -81.6


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