Costa Rica’s main international airport is the Juan Santamaria airport near San Jose (SJO).
Another international airport is in Liberia, close to Tamarindo and many other beach resorts of the Nicoya Peninsula. The Daniel Oduber airport in Liberia (LIR) connects to various North American and European cities.

Flights to the Nicoya Peninsula

If you want to arrive quickly on the beaches of the Nicoya Peninsula you can take a local flight from the International Airport of San Jose (SJO). Flight duration is approx 40 min. You will fly with small aircraft with certain restrictions about weight and space of your luggage. In general each passenger has a luggage allowance of around 15 – 30 lbs. Additional weight has to be paid extra.

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Montezuma / Santa Teresa / Mal PaisTambor
Duration: 35 min
Samara / NosaraNosara
Duration: 45 min
Tamarindo / JunquillalTamarindo or Liberia
Duration: 50 min

You can book your local flights with