Liberia Airport Departures (LIR)

Guanacaste International Airport

Airport: Daniel Oduber International airport or know as Liberia International Airport
IATA code: LIR
Phone: + 506-2666-9600

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Discover Guanacaste Airport International Airport Departures

The full official name of Liberia Airport is Guanacaste Airport International Airport. The local people call it Aeropuerto Internacional Guanacaste. It is a tourism hub for those who want to discover the north and west of the country Costa Rica. The airport is located about 7 miles west of the city of Liberia. There are many flights arriving from the US. There is 1 runway to perform all flights. The relatively long 9,000 ft runway allows for long haul flights. More than a million passengers use the airport every year. Most come from Houston, USA.

Popular flight routes
Terminal Liberia Airport

There is 1 terminal to process all Liberia airport departures. The Liberia departures are in the first section of the building. The middle part is security to go to the gates for your flight and the back part is for the Liberia departures.

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Flights to the US

Liberia Costa Rica departures travel from the 9,000-foot runway to primarily U.S. destinations. There are about 20 thousand Liberia flight departures every year to transport nearly 1.2 million people. Most flights to Liberia Airport come from Los Angeles, Atlanta and Houston with the following airlines:

  •  Southwest
  • American
  • United Airlines
  • Sun Country Airlines
  • JetBlue
  • Delta
  • Alaska Airlines
Other routes with departures

Often the flight is combined with the airport at the capital San Jose. From Europe there are flights from London and Amsterdam, usually seasonal. After the U.S. Canada is an important market. The carriers Air Canada, Air Transit, Sunwing and WestJet have LIR Liberia Costa Rica airport departures.

Liberia airport transportation

There is public transport by bus. If you want to leave by bus after arrival, you have to go to the Departure Lobby Area. From this location there will be departures every 30 minutes to destinations such as:

  • Liberia Down Town
  • Tamarindo
  • Nicoya – Santa Cruz
  • Playas Del Coco (every hour)
  • Hotel Hilton Garden Inn and Car Rental Offices (every 5 minutes – free)

At the Car rental offices there are different types of cars for rent from several car rental companies. Some well-known ones are Enterpise, Alamo, Avis and Sixt, but less well-known ones such as Adobe, Solid, and Greenmotion also offer cars for rental. This is an ideal way to discover the whole area.