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  • June 20, 2024
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Guanacaste Airport Announces New Route Liberia to Philadelphia

Guanacaste Airport Announces New Route Liberia to Philadelphia

Guanacaste, Costa Rica — Guanacaste Airport, a key member of the VINCI Airports network, has revealed an exciting new route that will connect Costa Rica directly to Philadelphia. This service, operated by American Airlines, will commence on December 7, 2024, and run weekly on Saturdays until March 30, 2025.

This initiative is expected to significantly boost business opportunities between Costa Rica and the United States, particularly benefiting Philadelphia’s commercial sectors.

Connecting our country with Philadelphia will significantly boost tourism and business ties. This new route is a testament to our continuous efforts to enhance air connectivity, which is crucial for economic growth and business development.

William Rodríguez, Minister of Tourism

The introduction of this route is seen as a strategic move to strengthen economic ties and enhance tourism.

We are excited to expand our presence in Costa Rica with this new weekly route. Celebrating our 35th anniversary in the country, we look forward to providing more options for travelers and fostering stronger business connections.

Rafael Sánchez, Regional Manager for American Airlines in Central America

For businesses in both regions, this direct flight offers a valuable link, facilitating easier travel for business meetings, trade, and tourism-related activities.

The new route is expected to attract a significant number of tourists and business travelers, thereby fostering economic growth and creating more opportunities for bilateral trade.

Announcing new frequencies is exhilarating. We are optimistic for the upcoming high season and hopeful for the expansion of more direct routes from the U.S. to Costa Rica.

César Jaramillo, General Manager of Guanacaste Airport

With the United States being Costa Rica’s primary source of air travelers, this new route not only enhances travel convenience but also supports the growth of tourism and business sectors in both regions.

The introduction of the Philadelphia route complements existing American Airlines routes from Guanacaste to major U.S. cities, including Charlotte, Dallas, New York, Miami, and Chicago, further integrating Costa Rica into the global travel network.

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About Guanacaste Airport:
Guanacaste Airport, located in Liberia, Costa Rica, is a major international gateway managed by VINCI Airports. It serves as a critical hub for tourism and business travel, offering a wide range of services to ensure a high-quality experience for all passengers. The airport continues to expand its connections, aiming to strengthen Costa Rica’s position as a premier destination in Central America.

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