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There are 8 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to La Fortuna by plane or train

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

Recommended option

Fly to Madrid  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Madrid (MAD) SJO - MAD

$385 - $884

7 alternative options

Fly to Valencia, train  •  17 h 29 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Valencia (VLC) SJO - VLC
  2. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha

$506 - $815

Fly to Bilbao, train  •  20 h 25 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Bilbao (BIO) SJO - BIO
  2. Take the train from Bilbao-Abando to Madrid-Chamartin

$495 - $1,059

Fly to Badajoz, train  •  23 h 33 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Badajoz (BJZ) SJO - BJZ
  2. Take the train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanías

$1,179 - $3,031

Fly to Santander, train  •  19 h 42 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Santander (SDR) SJO - SDR
  2. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin

$686 - $2,993

Fly to Logrono, train  •  26 h 32 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Logrono (RJL) SJO - RJL
  2. Take the train from Agoncillo (APD.) to Zaragoza Delicias
  3. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha

$533 - $829

Fly to Pamplona, train  •  19 h 41 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Pamplona (PNA) SJO - PNA
  2. Take the train from Pamplona to Zaragoza Delicias
  3. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha

$511 - $1,163

Fly to Granada, train  •  21 h 7 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Granada (GRX) SJO - GRX
  2. Take the train from Granada to Antequera-Santa Ana
  3. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha

$875 - $3,308

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to La Fortuna is to fly which costs $380 - $900 and takes 12 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to La Fortuna is to fly which costs $380 - $900 and takes 12 h 3 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJO) and La Fortuna is 8481 km.

It takes approximately 12 h 3 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to La Fortuna, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 10 h 25 min.

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Air France, KLM, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from San Jose Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 3648+ hotels available in La Fortuna. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to La Fortuna.
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  • Distance: 5300.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 3 min

What companies run services between San Jose Airport (SJO), Costa Rica and La Fortuna, Madrid, Spain?

Iberia, Air France and 12 other airlines fly from San Jose Airport (SJO) to La Fortuna hourly.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Jose to Madrid
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,200
Flights from San Jose to Madrid via Panama City
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,200
Flights from San Jose to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Valencia via Panama City, Madrid
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Valencia via Madrid, Sevilla
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Valencia via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Valencia via Madrid, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,100
Flights from San Jose to Bilbao via Panama City, Madrid
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,100
Flights from San Jose to Bilbao via Madrid, Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,100
Flights from San Jose to Bilbao via Madrid, Valencia
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,100
Flights from San Jose to Badajoz via Madrid
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,800
Flights from San Jose to Badajoz via Madrid, Tenerife
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,000
Flights from San Jose to Badajoz via Panama City, Madrid
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,800
Flights from San Jose to Badajoz via Santo Domingo, Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,800
Flights from San Jose to Badajoz via Bogota, Madrid
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from San Jose to Santander via Madrid
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Flights from San Jose to Santander via Panama City, Madrid
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,200
Flights from San Jose to Santander via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,300
Flights from San Jose to Logrono via Madrid
Ave. Duration
20 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,600
Flights from San Jose to Logrono via Panama City, Madrid
Ave. Duration
24 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,600
Flights from San Jose to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Pamplona via Panama City, Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Granada via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,200
Flights from San Jose to Granada via Panama City, Madrid
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,300
Flights from San Jose to Granada via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from San Jose to Madrid
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,200
Flights from San Jose to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,100
Flights from San Jose to Santander via Madrid
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
Flights from San Jose to Santander via Miami, Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,200
Flights from San Jose to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Pamplona via Miami, Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Pamplona via London Gatwick, Madrid
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $2,200
Flights from San Jose to Granada via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,200
Flights from San Jose to Granada via Miami, Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,400
Flights from San Jose to Granada via London Gatwick, Madrid
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Badajoz via Miami, Madrid
Ave. Duration
18 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,600
Flights from San Jose to Badajoz via Miami, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
18 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
Flights from San Jose to Badajoz via Bogota, Madrid
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from San Jose to Santander via Miami, Madrid
Ave. Duration
17 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,100
Flights from San Jose to Pamplona via Miami, Madrid
Ave. Duration
17 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from San Jose to Granada via Miami, Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Jose to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to Valencia via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,000
Flights from San Jose to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,600
Flights from San Jose to Bilbao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,000
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Jose to Madrid via Bogota
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Pamplona via Bogota, Madrid
Ave. Duration
17 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from San Jose to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
Flights from San Jose to Bilbao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from San Jose to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,500
Flights from San Jose to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from San Jose to Valencia via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao-Abando to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanías
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Agoncillo (APD.) to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.com
Train from Pamplona to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Granada to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
renfe.com

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