Frontier returns to Costa Rica starting in July
The US airlines will have nonstop flights from Miami and Orlando
The low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines today announced its plans to return to Costa Rica starting in July 2021 with nonstop flights from Miami and Orlando to the Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO). The service would be provided twice a week for each of the routes.
"We are delighted to return to Costa Rica with nonstop flights from San Jose to Miami and Orlando starting in July," said Daniel Shurz, Frontier Airlines senior vice president of business. "Frontier Airlines is focused on offering affordable fares and friendly service and we look forward to welcoming local Florida residents and visitors alike to explore Costa Rica's wonderful nature, beautiful beaches, and unlimited activities. "
"Frontier's return to Costa Rica with the inauguration of two new routes -Miami and Orlando to San José- is very encouraging because they are two key markets for attracting international tourists to our country and also for outbound tourism, since the The state of Florida is in great demand by Costa Ricans, "said Gustavo J. Segura, Minister of Tourism of Costa Rica.
Frontier offers customers not only low rates, but also the ability to customize trips based on their needs and budget. For example, customers can purchase options a la carte or in a low-priced package called WORKS. This package includes the possibility of reimbursement, one carry-on bag, one checked bag, the best available seat, waiver of exchange fees and priority boarding.
Frontier requires all customers and crew members to wear a face mask throughout the trip. Additionally, anyone flying Frontier must complete a health survey prior to flying confirming that:
- Neither they nor anyone in their family has presented symptoms related to Covid-19 in the last 14 days
- Hands will be washed / disinfected before boarding the flight
- They understand and acknowledge the airline's mask policy and temperature control policies prior to boarding
“We celebrate that the second half of the year is strengthened with the presence of a new airline in Costa Rica and at the Juan Santamaría International Airport (AIJS). The arrival of Frontier is a sign of the market reactivation process and the good coordination that AERIS maintains with the Costa Rican Tourism Institute for the well-being of the sector.
"Frontier's routes (to and from Miami and Orlando) expand the possibilities for tourists and Costa Ricans to exchange experiences when visiting destinations of interest. With this new ally, AIJS continues to strengthen the network of airlines that connect Costa Rica with the world. ”, Stated Rafael Mencía, Executive Director of AERIS Costa Rica.