United Airlines said that it will add six flights from the United States to Costa Rica around Christmas for the high season.
Four additional flights will be offered Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from Houston, Texas, to Juan Santamaría airport near San José. Two additional flights, Saturday and Sunday, will connect Newark Liberty Airport near New York City with Juan Santamaría.
The airline said it will be flying Boeing 737-800s with seats for 152. The additional flights will begin Dec. 19 and continue through Jan. 4.
United now offers 64 flights from the United States to Costa Rica, including those going to Daniel Oduber airport in Liberia.