Question : Are you paying the cheapest or highest price for your ticket to Madrid?
Answer : Ranging anywhere from $475 to $6,277, prices for SJO to MAD do fluctuate much more than the majority of routes from Costa Rica. The further out you book a route, the more likely you are to save.
Question : If speed is all that matters, how can you get from SJO to MAD as quickly as possible?
Answer : The shortest direct flight is 10 hours and five minutes via Iberia. If you catch the 5:25 PM CST departure, you'll arrive at 10:30 AM CEST (remember, there is a seven-hour time difference).
Question : How long do most people stay in Madrid?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly 21 days.
Question : Is this route your best bet for getting to Madrid with minimal delays?
Answer : The best measurement of overall promptness combines both on-time percentage and total delay minutes. SJO to MAD currently has 0 stars out of 5, earning it a far below-average performance compared to the rest of the world.
Question : What are the chances this flight will be delayed?
Answer : Flights from SJO to MAD are on time 51% of the time, ranking among the worst in the world. If a flight is late, expect an average of 32 minutes added to your flight time.
Question : In the next four weeks, what day should you book your trip?
Answer : Aug 16th has seen bookings (as of Jul 24th) as cheap as $755. That comes in 33% below the average price for this route. Saving on flight fares means you'll have more cash in your pocket for the trip.
Question : Would you be willing to change your travel days if it saved you money?
Answer : The best day to fly on a budget this month is Wednesday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.