There are 6 ways to get from Cartago to Uvita by bus, taxi, train or car

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Bus, taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Cartago to San José San José / ...
  2. Take a taxi from San José to Uvita

$25 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartago to San José San José / ...
  2. Take the bus from San José Calle 2 Av.7-9 to San Isidro de Heredia Calle 2 Av.7-9 / ...

$13 - $16

4 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Cartago to Universidad Latina Cartago / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Univ. Latina to Uvita

$28 - $33

Bus via Heredia  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartago to San José San José / ...
  2. Take the bus from San José to Heredia Heredia

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cartago to Uvita 24 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Cartago to Uvita 24 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Cartago to Uvita is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cartago to Uvita is to taxi which costs $50 - $60 and takes 44 min.

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The distance between Cartago and Uvita is 28 km. The road distance is 38.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cartago to Uvita without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 1 h and costs $25 - $35.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Cartago to Uvita, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cartago to Uvita is 38 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Cartago to Uvita.

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There are 494+ hotels available in Uvita. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cartago to Uvita.
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Cartago, Costa Rica and Uvita, Heredia, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Cartago to Uvita via San José and Heredia in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
Instituto Costarricense de Ferrocarriles
Phone
+506 25425818
Train from Cartago to Universidad Latina
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
incofer.go.cr
Bus operators
Autotransportes Lumaca, S.A.
Phone
(506) 44049950
Email
servicioalcliente@lumaca.cr
Website
lumaca.cr
Bus from Cartago to San José
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lumaca.cr
Busetas Heredianas S.A
Phone
(506) 2261-7171
Email
auditoriaservicios@busetasheredianas.com
Website
busetasheredianas.com
Bus from San José to Heredia
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
busetasheredianas.com
Buses Públicos CR
Website
sanjosecostarica.org
Bus from San José Calle 2 Av.7-9 to San Isidro de Heredia
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
sanjosecostarica.org
Other operators
Taxi from San José to Uvita
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Taxis Coopeirazú
Phone
+506 2254 3211
Taxis Tibás
Phone
+506 2235 9966

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