[05/18/2019 @ 2:53 PM] Book this fare on: Southwest, (Other Airlines: Priceline, BookingBuddy, Travelocity, Orbitz, CheapTickets, Expedia, Hotwire.)
[05/31/2019 @ 6:23 PM] Deal is back on.
[06/16/2019 @ 6:59 PM] Still available.
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Southwest has round-trip flights from Austin (AUS) to San Jose, Costa Rica (SJO) starting at $290, with a connection. $126/$164 each-way. Flights August to October. Weekends available. Origin/Destination reversible.
Note: Don’t waste your time with United or Spirit “deals” on this route. They don’t allow for free bags and charge for seat selection.
Note: You can save up to an additional $150 if you book your Flight+Hotel together as a package on Southwest Vacations and use the ‘250INTL‘ coupon-code at checkout. Before you commit, always compare the prices of the individual Flights and Hotel with other hotel booking sites like Hotels.com or HotelsCombined.
- Example Dates: (Southwest / BookingBuddy) Aug 23 – Aug 27 / etc… / Oct 25 – Oct 28 / Other dates: There are more dates available than the ones we list here, experiment on your own. Use the Fare Calendar on Southwest Airlines.
I was able to pull this fare up on Southwest. Screenshot taken when this post was initially created. See timestamps at the top of this post.
If you plan on booking a hotel, use our travel coupon codes to save up to 15% to 20% off. Alternatively, you may be able to save the most money by booking your trip as a Flight + Hotel package on Priceline, Travelocity, or Orbitz.
Note: OTAs such as Travelocity and Priceline allow free cancellation without penalty within 24-hours after you purchase. As deals sell-out or expire quickly, this policy will allow you to “lock-in” the cheap fare while you sort out a plan. Just keep in mind that after 24-hours, you will not be able to cancel without the regular penalty.
- Previous Lowest Price Average: $450
- Book this fare on: Southwest, Priceline, BookingBuddy, Travelocity, Orbitz, CheapTickets, Expedia, Hotwire.
Relevant Coupon Codes for Travel:
- Orbitz.com: LINK TO COUPON CODE: Save 15% to 20% Hotels. On Orbitz, scroll page to “Today’s Top Deals” for the coupon-code.
- CheapTickets.com: LINK TO COUPON CODE: Save 15% to 20% Hotels.
- Southwest Vacations: LINK TO COUPON CODES:Various coupons for Southwest Flight+Hotel packages.
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