There are 6 ways to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Tamarindo by ferry, bus, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Ferry, bus  •  14 h 1 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
  2. Take the bus from Sixaola to Limón
  3. Take the bus from Limón to San José
  4. Take the bus from San Jose to Tamarindo

$42 - $46

5 alternative options

Ferry, bus via Caldera  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
  2. Take the bus from Bribri to Limón
  3. Take the bus from Limón to San José
  4. Take the bus from San Jose to Caldera
  5. Take the bus from Caldera to Tamarindo

Ferry, bus #2  •  14 h 57 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
  2. Take the bus from Sixaola to San José
  3. Take the bus from San Jose to Tamarindo

$42 - $46

Ferry, bus via San Jose  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
  2. Take the bus from Sixaola to Limón
  3. Take the bus from Limón to San Jose
  4. Take the bus from San José to Tamarindo

$42 - $46

Fly to San Jose  •  20 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Bocas Del Toro (BOC) to San Jose (SJO) BOC - SJO

$120 - $333

Fly to Managua, shuttle, bus  •  25 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Bocas Del Toro (BOC) to Managua (MGA) BOC - MGA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Granada to San Juan del Sur
  3. Take a shuttle bus from San Juan del Sur to Liberia
  4. Take the bus from Liberia to Tamarindo

$116 - $344

What companies run services between Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC), Panama and Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica?

Air Panama flies from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Tamarindo twice daily.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Bocas Del Toro to San Jose via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Bocas Del Toro to Managua via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert, David, Panama City
Ave. Duration
16 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Bocas Del Toro to Managua via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert, Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, Panama City
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Avianca Costa Rica
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Bocas Del Toro to Managua via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert, San Jose
Ave. Duration
18 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Bocas Del Toro to Managua via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert, Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Bocas Del Toro to Managua via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert, Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Bocas Del Toro to Managua via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert, Cartagena, Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Bus operators
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from Sixaola to Limón
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Bus from Bribri to Limón
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Bus from Sixaola to San José
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Bus from Limón to San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Grupo Caribeños
Phone
(506) 2222-0610
Email
info@caribeños.com
Website
grupocaribenos.net
Bus from Limón to San José
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yoviajocr.com
Empresa Alfaro
Phone
+506 2222 2666
Website
empresaalfaro.com
Bus from San Jose to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
empresaalfaro.com
Book at
empresaalfaro.com
Bus from San Jose to Caldera
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
empresaalfaro.com
Book at
empresaalfaro.com
Bus from Caldera to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
empresaalfaro.com
Book at
empresaalfaro.com
Bus from Liberia to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
empresaalfaro.com
Book at
empresaalfaro.com
TRALAPA Ltda
Phone
+506 2680 0392
Bus from San José to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
facebook.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from Granada to San Juan del Sur
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from San Juan del Sur to Liberia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Transportes La Pampa
Ferry operators
Boteros Bocatoñeros Unidos
Phone
(507) 757-9760
Email
boterosubocas@yahoo.com
Website
boterosunidos.bocas.com
Ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
boterosunidos.bocas.com
Book at
boterosunidos.bocas.com
Bocas Marine Tours
Phone
+507 757-9031 (Bocas Town) +507 757-9033 (Bocas Town)- +57 758-4025 (Almirante)
Email
info.bmtsa@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Bocas del Toro to Almirante
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Tamarindo?

The distance between Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) and Tamarindo is 408 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Tamarindo?

The cheapest way to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Tamarindo is to ferry and bus which costs $42 - $46 and takes 14 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Tamarindo?

The quickest way to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Tamarindo is to ferry and bus which takes 14 h 1 min and costs $42 - $46.

How long does it take to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Tamarindo?

It takes approximately 14 h 1 min to get from Bocas Del Toro Airport (BOC) to Tamarindo, including transfers.