$585 Cheap Flights from San José to Madrid

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The cheapest flights to Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas found within the past 7 days were $644 round trip and $585 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for SJO to MAD

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Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport to Madrid--Barajas Airport right now?
Make sure you check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor to find out if there are any present quarantine requirements or travel advice reports in place in Madrid–Barajas Airport when flying from Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO).
Are there direct flights from Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport to Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD)?
Iberia and Evelop Airlines are among the airlines that offer nonstop flights from Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) to MAD. If you’re eager to get to your destination the fastest way possible, these might be just the ticket.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?
For more info about changing your flight to MAD, please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from SJO to Madrid Airport?
The flight time from Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport to Madrid Airport takes on average about 12 hours and 41 minutes. You’ll have more than enough time to catch up on some sleep on this long-haul flight, but make sure you take a travel pillow if you really want to be comfortable.
What is the flight distance from Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) to Madrid Airport?
From SJO to Madrid Airport, there’s a flight distance of 5,300 mi. So, it’s smart to have a range of entertainment options. Movies, audio books, crossword puzzles … Whatever you prefer. If you come prepared, it won’t feel like too long before you hear the call to prepare for landing.
What airlines fly from Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport to Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD)?
There are several airlines that offer direct flights from SJO to MAD. Iberia (IB) is one of the most well-known, and operates at least 30 flights every month. A popular alternative is Evelop Airlines (E9), which has 4 flights every month. The more airlines you take into account, the more likely you are to snag a wonderful deal.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with Iberia, Air Europa or Iberia Express you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that is when prices are generally at their highest.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2021, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.


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Juan Santamaría Intl.
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Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas
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Route Info

Flight path for flights from Juan Santamaria International Airport to Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport.

6,143.00 miles

Discover our best flights from San José SJO to Madrid MAD. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 


Find our best return flights from San José SJO to Madrid MAD at the right price  

Airfares to Madrid MAD from San José SJO currently cost between $644 and $981. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Book one-way flights from San José SJO to Madrid MAD 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from San José SJO to Madrid MAD on Travelocity starting at $585. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Get to Madrid MAD from San José SJO quicker with direct flights. 

Get to Madrid faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to MAD from SJO to take around 26 hour(s) 15 min(s).  


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Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to MAD from SJO. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  


Get our best airfare deals for your flight from San José SJO to Madrid MAD today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, July is usually the cheapest month to fly from San José SJO to Madrid MAD. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 


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Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to MAD from SJO have this option.  


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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.