Costa Rica

Capital
San Jose
Country Code
506
Currency
Costa Rican Colón (CRC)
Costa Rica Civil Aviation Authority
Telephone +506 2242 8000 Detail type: Phone +506 2242 8000
Email contralor.servicios@dgac.go.cr Detail type: Email contralor.servicios@dgac.go.cr
Fax +506 2231 2107 Detail type: Fax +506 2231 2107
Website http://www.dgac.go.cr/ Detail type: Website http://www.dgac.go.cr/
Monday 14:00 - 22:00 14:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 14:00 - 22:00 14:00 - 22:00
Wednesday 14:00 - 22:00 14:00 - 22:00
Thursday 14:00 - 22:00 14:00 - 22:00
Friday 14:00 - 22:00 14:00 - 22:00

Commercial Operations Requirements:
Overflight Permit: No, file flight plan
Traffic Landing Permit: Yes
Technical Landing Permit: No, file flight plan

Private Operations Requirements:
Overflight Permit: No, file flight plan
Traffic Landing Permit: Yes
Technical Landing Permit: No, file flight plan

For landing permit for non-scheduled flights and private flights, an application should be submitted to CAA, no less than 24 hours in advance of the intended landing.

Airports in Costa Rica

Airport Name IATA ICAO City
Aerotortuguero Airport TTQ MRAO Roxana
Barra del Colorado Airport BCL MRBC Pococi
Buenos Aires Airport BAI MRBA Punta Arenas
Coto 47 Airport OTR MRCC Corredores
Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport LIR MRLB Liberia
Golfito Airport GLF MRGF Golfito
Guapiles Airport GPL MRGP Pococi
Juan Santamaria International Airport SJO MROC San Jose
Limon International Airport LIO MRLM Puerto Limon
Los Chiles Airport LSL MRLC Los Chiles
Nosara Airport NOB MRNS Nicoya
Palmar Sur Airport PMZ MRPM Palmar Sur
Puerto Jimenez Airport PJM MRPJ Puerto Jimenez
Quepos Managua Airport XQP MRQP Quepos
San Vito De Java Airport TOO MRSV Coto Brus
Tobias Bolanos International Airport SYQ MRPV San Jose
Upala Airport UPL MRUP Upala
Aerodamas Airport MRAD Quepos
Agropecuaria Playa Caletas Airport MRPT Nicoya/Guanacate
Altamira de San Carlos Airport MRAT San Carlos