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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica from $845

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 1/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MEL — SJO
23 Apr — 30 Apr1
1 adult
Tue 23/4
Tue 30/4

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Costa Rica?

Find a great deal and save up to 60% by booking at least 27 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Melbourne to Costa Rica within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $3,394.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Costa Rica?

Flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Costa Rica in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $2,627.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Costa Rica (MEL - CR)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica as you normally would.

Cheap United Airlines flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between Melbourne and Costa Rica. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced United Airlines flights heading from Melbourne to Costa Rica. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Sat 25/510:55MEL - SJO
2 stops34h 35mUnited Airlines
Tue 20/813:30SJO - MEL
2 stops26h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,793
Sun 19/509:30MEL - SJO
2 stops42h 56mUnited Airlines
Tue 18/209:05SJO - MEL
2 stops31h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,798
Sat 25/510:55MEL - SJO
2 stops41h 31mUnited Airlines
Tue 20/807:15SJO - MEL
2 stops33h 00mUnited Airlines
Deal found 16/4$2,826
Sat 18/510:55MEL - LIR
2 stops41h 15mUnited Airlines
Sat 25/511:49LIR - MEL
2 stops28h 26mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,942
Thu 1/810:55MEL - LIR
2 stops43h 30mUnited Airlines
Sat 31/813:14LIR - MEL
2 stops51h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$3,259
Thu 1/810:55MEL - SJO
2 stops39h 08mUnited Airlines
Sat 31/813:30SJO - MEL
2 stops50h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$3,265
Thu 1/810:55MEL - LIR
2 stops44h 30mUnited Airlines
Sat 31/813:14LIR - MEL
2 stops51h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 17/4$3,275
Thu 1/810:55MEL - SJO
2 stops24h 42mUnited Airlines
Sat 31/807:55SJO - MEL
2 stops56h 20mUnited Airlines
Deal found 17/4$3,281
Sat 1/610:55MEL - SJO
2 stops26h 20mUnited Airlines
Sun 14/706:00SJO - MEL
2 stops36h 35mUnited Airlines
Deal found 16/4$3,329

Cheap American Airlines flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Melbourne and Costa Rica. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Have a look at some of the cheapest available American Airlines flights departing from Melbourne and landing in Costa Rica. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Thu 1/811:55MEL - LIR
2 stops39h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sat 31/814:02LIR - MEL
1 stop47h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 18/4$3,599
Thu 1/811:55MEL - LIR
2 stops39h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sat 31/814:02LIR - MEL
1 stop47h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 17/4$3,626
Sat 14/909:00MEL - LIR
2 stops44h 12mAmerican Airlines
Wed 18/912:58LIR - MEL
2 stops49h 47mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 16/4$4,025
Sat 14/911:00MEL - LIR
2 stops42h 12mAmerican Airlines
Wed 18/912:58LIR - MEL
2 stops49h 47mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 17/4$4,033

Cheap Melbourne to Costa Rica flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Melbourne to Costa Rica specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Prices were last updated on 18 April 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Melbourne to Costa Rica in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Mon 13/513:45MEL - SJO
3 stops33h 35mMultiple Airlines
Fri 17/509:58SJO - MEL
3 stops34h 22mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$2,311
Sat 25/512:55MEL - SJO
3 stops38h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 20/809:35SJO - MEL
3 stops34h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$2,344
Sat 18/511:55MEL - LIR
1 stop24h 35mMultiple Airlines
Sat 25/510:00LIR - MEL
1 stop27h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,411
Sat 25/510:55MEL - SJO
2 stops34h 35mUnited Airlines
Tue 20/813:30SJO - MEL
2 stops26h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,793
Sun 19/509:30MEL - SJO
2 stops42h 56mUnited Airlines
Tue 18/209:05SJO - MEL
2 stops31h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,798
Sat 25/510:55MEL - SJO
2 stops41h 31mUnited Airlines
Tue 20/807:15SJO - MEL
2 stops33h 00mUnited Airlines
Deal found 16/4$2,826
Sat 18/510:55MEL - LIR
2 stops41h 15mUnited Airlines
Sat 25/511:49LIR - MEL
2 stops28h 26mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,942
Sat 18/521:15MEL - LIR
1 stop39h 15mMultiple Airlines
Sat 25/510:00LIR - MEL
2 stops37h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$3,230
Sun 19/521:15MEL - SJO
1 stop38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 17/201:26SJO - MEL
1 stop37h 14mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$3,618

Melbourne to Costa Rica 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Melbourne and Costa Rica in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Melbourne to Costa Rica in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Mon 13/513:45MEL - SJO
3 stops33h 35mMultiple Airlines
Fri 17/509:58SJO - MEL
3 stops34h 22mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$2,311
Thu 11/713:45MEL - SJO
3 stops33h 35mMultiple Airlines
Thu 8/809:35SJO - MEL
3 stops34h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$2,321
Sat 25/512:55MEL - SJO
3 stops38h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 20/809:35SJO - MEL
3 stops34h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$2,344
Sat 18/511:55MEL - LIR
1 stop24h 35mMultiple Airlines
Sat 25/510:00LIR - MEL
1 stop27h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,411
Mon 1/721:15MEL - SJO
2 stops27h 25mMultiple Airlines
Sun 11/805:10SJO - MEL
2 stops33h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$2,607
Thu 11/714:00MEL - SJO
3 stops33h 20mMultiple Airlines
Thu 8/809:35SJO - MEL
2 stops29h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$2,670
Mon 18/1111:30MEL - SJO
2 stops26h 09mUnited Airlines
Fri 22/1108:45SJO - MEL
2 stops55h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 16/4$2,784
Sat 25/510:55MEL - SJO
2 stops34h 35mUnited Airlines
Tue 20/813:30SJO - MEL
2 stops26h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,793
Sun 19/509:30MEL - SJO
2 stops42h 56mUnited Airlines
Tue 18/209:05SJO - MEL
2 stops31h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 18/4$2,798

One-way flights to Costa Rica from Melbourne

Search for one-way flight options from Melbourne to Costa Rica. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Melbourne to Costa Rica can choose from these deals. Users can also find round-trip Melbourne to Costa Rica flights by using the search form above.
Wed 1/515:45MEL - SJO
3 stops56h 51mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$845
Wed 1/515:45MEL - SJO
2 stops44h 11mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$926
Sun 28/415:45MEL - SJO
2 stops44h 11mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$957
Thu 2/507:00MEL - SJO
3 stops52h 56mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,014
Sun 28/415:45MEL - SJO
3 stops55h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,075
Sat 4/510:00MEL - SJO
3 stops49h 56mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,240
Mon 29/408:50MEL - SJO
3 stops51h 06mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,263
Wed 8/515:45MEL - SJO
3 stops32h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,316
Tue 30/412:55MEL - SJO
3 stops35h 41mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,533

Find flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.

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$2,311 - $3,599

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MelbourneSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MEL - SJO

MELSJO

Melbourne

Mon 13/5

3 stops33h 35m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Fri 17/5

3 stops34h 22m

$2,311

MelbourneSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MEL - SJO

MELSJO

Melbourne

Thu 11/7

3 stops33h 35m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Thu 8/8

3 stops34h 20m

$2,321

MelbourneSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MEL - SJO

MELSJO

Melbourne

Sat 25/5

3 stops38h 30m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Tue 20/8

3 stops34h 45m

$2,344

MelbourneLiberia

MEL - LIR

MELLIR

Melbourne

Sat 18/5

1 stop24h 35m

Liberia

Sat 25/5

1 stop27h 45m

$2,411

MelbourneSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MEL - SJO

MELSJO

Melbourne

Mon 1/7

2 stops27h 25m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Sun 11/8

2 stops33h 35m

$2,607

MelbourneSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MEL - SJO

MELSJO

Melbourne

Sat 25/5

2 stops34h 35m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Tue 20/8

2 stops26h 45m

$2,793

MelbourneSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MEL - SJO

MELSJO

Melbourne

Sun 19/5

2 stops42h 56m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Tue 18/2

2 stops31h 25m

$2,798

MelbourneSan José Juan Santamaria Intl

MEL - SJO

MELSJO

Melbourne

Sat 25/5

2 stops41h 31m

San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Tue 20/8

2 stops33h 00m

$2,826

MelbourneLiberia

MEL - LIR

MELLIR

Melbourne

Thu 1/8

2 stops39h 59m

Liberia

Sat 31/8

1 stop47h 23m

$3,599

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Deals found on 17/4

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Reviews of airlines servicing Costa Rica

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Costa Rica. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Costa Rica. Reviews last updated 18 April 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Melbourne to Costa Rica, see what other customers have to say about United Airlines and American Airlines. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.7
Good
4,499 reviews

Entertainment

7.7

Crew

8.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Disaster boarding process. No gates. No annoncement for boarding process. Waiting area seats were full no seats available. 787 dream liner step up to entrance door. Not acceptable for physically poor but normal people.

7.7
Good
4,499 reviews
7.7
Good
4,499 reviews

Entertainment

7.7

Crew

8.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Disaster boarding process. No gates. No annoncement for boarding process. Waiting area seats were full no seats available. 787 dream liner step up to entrance door. Not acceptable for physically poor but normal people.

7.4
Good
11,341 reviews
7.7
Good
4,499 reviews

Entertainment

7.7

Crew

8.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Disaster boarding process. No gates. No annoncement for boarding process. Waiting area seats were full no seats available. 787 dream liner step up to entrance door. Not acceptable for physically poor but normal people.

7.3
Good
14,963 reviews
7.7
Good
4,499 reviews

Entertainment

7.7

Crew

8.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Disaster boarding process. No gates. No annoncement for boarding process. Waiting area seats were full no seats available. 787 dream liner step up to entrance door. Not acceptable for physically poor but normal people.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Melbourne to Costa Rica. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • Can I find flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica for under $2,400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica for under $2,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $2,311, but on average you can expect to pay $2,958.

  • What does MEL to SJO mean?

    Melbourne Airport is MEL and San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport is SJO. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Liberia Airport (LIR), Limon Airport (LIO), San José Tobias Bolanos Intl Airport (SYQ), Tamarindo Airport (TNO), Quepos Airport (XQP) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Melbourne to Costa Rica flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Melbourne to Costa Rica flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Melbourne to Costa Rica flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Melbourne to Costa Rica by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Melbourne to Costa Rica offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Melbourne to Costa Rica?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Melbourne to Costa Rica flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Melbourne to Costa Rica flight deals updated?

    The Melbourne to Costa Rica flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/4.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Melbourne to Costa Rica

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United AirlinesCheapest$2,500Average$3,068FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$5,482Average$5,492FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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