There are 7 ways to get from Arlington to Costa Rica by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Jose (SJO) DFW - SJO

$213 - $939

6 alternative options

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Liberia  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Liberia (LIR) DFW - LIR

$283 - $1,439

Fly Dallas to San Jose  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to San Jose (SJO) DAL - SJO

$256 - $854

Fly Dallas to Liberia  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Liberia (LIR) DAL - LIR

$296 - $1,004

Bus, drive via Nuevo Laredo, Mx  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Nuevo Laredo, Mx
  2. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Puebla
  3. Take the bus from Puebla Terminal CAPU to Huixtla ADO
  4. Drive from Huixtla ADO to Coatepeque
  5. Take the bus from Coatepeque to San Salvador
  6. Take the bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to San José Terminal 7-10

$269 - $452

Bus, drive  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from DFW-Grand Prairie, Texas to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to OCC Tonalá
  4. Take the bus from Tonalá to Tapachula
  5. Drive from Tapachula to Coatepeque
  6. Take the bus from Coatepeque to San Salvador
  7. Take the bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to San José Terminal 7-10

$246 - $367

Drive  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Drive from Arlington to San José 2735.2 miles

$410 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Costa Rica is to bus and drive which costs $240 - $370 and takes 3 days 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Costa Rica is to fly which takes 4 h 36 min and costs $210 - $950.

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The distance between Arlington and Costa Rica is 2832 km. The road distance is 4376 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Arlington to Costa Rica, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Costa Rica?

American Airlines, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from Arlington to Alajuela hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Austin, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Midland/Odessa, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via San Antonio, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Liberia via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Dallas to Liberia via Austin, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Dallas to Liberia via San Antonio, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Dallas to Liberia via New Orleans, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Liberia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Dallas to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Dallas to Liberia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Liberia via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Liberia
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Liberia via Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Nuevo Laredo, Mx
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Puebla
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $100
Full Fare
$90 - $130
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Puebla Terminal CAPU to Huixtla ADO
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$45 - $65
Economy
$35 - $55
Bus from México Central Norte to OCC Tonalá
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$40 - $60
Economy
$35 - $55
Transporte del SOL
Website
transportedelsol.com
Bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to San José Terminal 7-10
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
transportedelsol.com
Megabus
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$55 - $80
Ejecutivo
$93 - $98
AutobusesAexa
Phone
52 (961) 638-5018
Email
info@autobusesaexa.com
Website
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Bus from Tonalá to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx

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