Travel from Arlington-TX-USA to Costa-Rica

Bus or fly from Arlington to Costa Rica?

American Airlines, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and 4 other airlines fly from Arlington to Alajuela hourly. Alternatively, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) operates a bus from Arlington to San José hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 34 min. 4 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Arlington to Costa Rica

From Arlington taxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth airport, fly to San Jose airport, then bus to Alajuela. 4 h 30 min $489. From Arlington taxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth airport, fly to Liberia airport, then shuttle to Liberia. 5 h 7 min $739. From Arlington taxi to Dallas airport, fly to San Jose airport, then bus to Alajuela. 6 h 16 min $534. From Arlington taxi to Dallas airport, fly to Liberia airport, then shuttle to Liberia. 6 h 59 min $604. From Arlington taxi to Downtown Irving/Heritage Crossing Station, line 063 bus to Dallas, TX, bus to Brownsville, drive to Matamoros, bus to Tapachula, Mexico, bus to San Salvador, drive to San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente, then bus to San José Terminal 7-10. 3 days 6 h $351. From Arlington taxi to Bell Station, train to Union Station, walk to Dallas, TX, bus to Brownsville, drive to Matamoros, bus to Tapachula, Mexico, bus to San Salvador, drive to San Salvador, bus to Managua, Managua, then bus to Cantón San José, Provincia San José, Costa Rica. 3 days 8 h $360. From Arlington taxi to Bell Station, train to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center, train to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak, drive to Ciudad Juárez, bus to Matamoros, bus to Tapachula, Mexico, bus to San Salvador, drive to San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente, then bus to San José Terminal 7-10. 4 days 17 h $615. From Arlington drive to San José. 2 days 4 h $505.

How long does it take to get from Arlington to Costa Rica?

It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Arlington to Costa Rica.

Operators from Arlington to Costa Rica

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    Arlington to Costa Rica:

    1. Trip:
      1 Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose
      • One-Way approx: USD $213 - $939
      • Duration: 4 h 30 min
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        1 Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose
        • One-Way approx: USD $213 - $939
        • Duration: 4 h 30 min
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      2 Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Liberia
      • One-Way approx: USD $283 - $1,439
      • Duration: 5 h 7 min
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        2 Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Liberia
        • One-Way approx: USD $283 - $1,439
        • Duration: 5 h 7 min
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      3 Fly Dallas to San Jose
      • One-Way approx: USD $256 - $854
      • Duration: 6 h 16 min
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        3 Fly Dallas to San Jose
        • One-Way approx: USD $256 - $854
        • Duration: 6 h 16 min
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      4 Fly Dallas to Liberia
      • One-Way approx: USD $296 - $1,004
      • Duration: 6 h 59 min
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      5 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $266 - $461
      • Duration: 3 days 6 h
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        • One-Way approx: USD $266 - $461
        • Duration: 3 days 6 h
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      6 Bus via Managua, Managua
      • One-Way approx: USD $262 - $491
      • Duration: 3 days 8 h
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        6 Bus via Managua, Managua
        • One-Way approx: USD $262 - $491
        • Duration: 3 days 8 h
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      7 Train, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $387 - $766
      • Duration: 4 days 17 h
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        • One-Way approx: USD $387 - $766
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      8 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $410 - $600
      • Duration: 2 days 4 h
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        • Duration: 2 days 4 h
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