There are 5 ways to get from Dominican Republic to Puerto Rico by plane, bus or car ferry

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

Fly Santo Domingo to San Juan  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Santo Domingo (SDQ) to San Juan (SJU) SDQ - SJU

$191 - $405

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Santo Domingo to Old San Juan America Cruise Ferries

$132 - $184

3 alternative options

Fly Santo Domingo to Mayaguez  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Santo Domingo (SDQ) to Mayaguez (MAZ) SDQ - MAZ

$202 - $874

Bus to Punta Cana, fly to San Juan  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Higuey to Bávaro-Punta Cana
  2. Fly from Punta Cana (PUJ) to San Juan (SJU) PUJ - SJU

$188 - $813

Fly Santiago to San Juan  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (STI) to San Juan (SJU) STI - SJU

$181 - $616

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dominican Republic to Puerto Rico is to car ferry which costs $130 - $190 and takes 13 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dominican Republic to Puerto Rico is to fly which takes 1 h 31 min and costs $190 - $410.

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The distance between Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico is 412 km.

It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Dominican Republic to Puerto Rico, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico?

JetBlue Airways flies from San Luis to Carolina twice daily.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Santo Domingo to San Juan
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Santo Domingo to Mayaguez via San Juan
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Punta Cana to San Juan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Santiago to San Juan
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Bus operators
Sitrabapu
Phone
+1 809 552-0771
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Higuey to Bávaro-Punta Cana
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
lonelyplanet.com
Ferry operators
America Cruise Ferries
Phone
+1 (787) 622-4800, +1(809) 688-4400
Email
reservations@acferries.com
Website
acferries.com
Car ferry from Santo Domingo to Old San Juan
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
acferries.com

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