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Minneapolis (MSP)
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Mon 4/12
Mon 4/19
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Low season

OctoberBest time to beat the crowds with an average 24% drop in price.

High season

DecemberMost popular time to fly with an average 30% increase in price.

Average price round-trip

$512(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal round-trip

$378or less

Good deal one-way

$198or less

When to book flights from Minneapolis to San José

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Top tips for finding a cheap flight

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $198 or less one-way and $378 or less round-trip.
  • The cheapest flight from Minneapolis to San José was found 17 days before departure, on average.
  • Book at least 1 week before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is October.
  • Morning departure is around 16% cheaper than an evening flight, on average*.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

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Top airline flying Minneapolis St Paul to San José Juan Santamaria Intl

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

5.6
Spirit Airlines
Overall score based on 61,875 reviews
6.1
Boarding
5.4
Comfort
6.5
Crew
4.6
Entertainment
4.7
Food
Airline reviews

Pros: "Fast and courteous"

Cons: "ALL drinks were additional cost including soft drinks."

Cons: "None"

Pros: "There were no delays."
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Nothing. Everything about spirit is trash!"
Cons: "Literally everything."

Cons: "Delayed without any explaination or warning. They didn't even change the screen to show that it was delayed."

Pros: "Nothing at all."
Cons: "They made me pay for my bag 65 dollars that's ridiculous."

Pros: "Everything went well"
Cons: "Dog on the plane"

Pros: "The thing with Spirt is you need to read up on them a little as far as bag fees go and know why your getting such a great price. Once you got that down you Can find some killer deals and spend your money on the fun stuff❤️"

Pros: "Excellent and efficient"
Cons: "2hour delay"

Pros: "Colorful crowd"
Cons: "Baggage"

Pros: "The price!"
Cons: "No complimentary Snacks. Costs to pick seat"

Cons: "That it was cancelled"

Pros: "I was lucky to get an exit seat at the last minute"
Cons: "Food choices"

Pros: "Overall boarding process was quick and easy."
Cons: "Expensive baggage , way to small of seating ."

Pros: "Am ok"

Pros: "Everything was great"
Cons: "No complaints"

Pros: "Value for the $$$"

Cons: "ridiculous pay $50,00 for hand bag"

Pros: "Price"

Cons: "Bad experience with the bag carrier"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Charges extra for luggage"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "The price"

Pros: "The price is right! Not a lot of room or extras, but great for shorter flights."

Pros: "I am usually a nervous flier. Not with Spirit."
Cons: "I don't have any complaints."

Cons: "cancelled..................WAY TO BE AWARE OF GUEST'S STATUS'"

Pros: "Boarding was fast and efficient."
Cons: "The food selections for purchase were poor."

Cons: "Once they have your money the staff doesn't care. Lack of communication and over priced for the "quality""

Pros: "I got arrived safely."
Cons: "Tiny seat, credit card sales pitch, tiny baggage allowance."

Cons: "Seat were uncomfortable and difficult to sleep in."

Pros: "Initially I liked the lower fares"
Cons: "The bag policy was confusing. And expensive. A bag is a bag. Why should the same size bag cost more if it is checked in at a different place? Absolutely terribly crowded in the plane itself. Could hardly breathe. The bathroom reaked of old urine."

Pros: "Absolutely nothing"
Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "Quick onboarding/offboarding. No delay."
Cons: "No food, no beverage, no reclining chairs, no magazine, no NOTHING!"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Everything"

Cons: "Bag cost is too expensive."

Pros: "Great savings at the cost of comfort, entertainment and happiness."

Cons: "It took about 35 minutes to taxi in once landing"

Pros: "We didn't crash"

Cons: "That they have a lot of hiden fees."

Pros: "overall value"
Cons: "need more legroom, tray table was minimal"

Pros: "Good rate"
Cons: "Like all"

Pros: "All was pretty good"
Cons: "Baggage told one pick up and it was another"

Pros: "Liked the Big Seat."
Cons: "There was nothing I didn't like."

Pros: "Nothing what so ever"
Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "Easy access times"
Cons: "No leg room! And I'm only 5'6"

Pros: "We didn't crash"
Cons: "My neck hurts"

Pros: "The pilot made jokes about how cheap spirit airlines is."

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COVID-19 information

Safety measures for airlines flying from Minneapolis to San José

Airlines flying from Minneapolis to San José have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Minneapolis to San José

Mandatory masks

Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Minneapolis to San José

Social distancing seating

Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Minneapolis to San José

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