There are 8 ways to get from Heredia to Tortuguero by plane, taxi, bus, shuttle, car or ferry

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

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Fly to Villahermosa, taxi  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Villahermosa (VSA) SJO - VSA
  2. Take a taxi from Villahermosa to Tortuguero

$189 - $573

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from San José to Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda
  2. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to Guatemala Centra Norte
  3. Take the bus from Ciudad Guatemala Centra Norte to El Naranjo
  4. Drive from El Naranjo to Tenosique de Pino Suárez
  5. Take the bus from Tenosique de Pino Suárez to Villahermosa ADO Ado
  6. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Comalcalco Au

$140 - $226

6 alternative options

Fly to Minatitlan, bus  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Minatitlan (MTT) SJO - MTT
  2. Take the bus from Coatzacoalcos to Villa Aldama

Fly to Ciudad Del Carmen, bus  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Ciudad Del Carmen (CME) SJO - CME
  2. Take the bus from Ciudad del Carmen to Comalcalco

$176 - $587

Shuttle, drive, ferry, bus  •  40 h 43 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San José to La Pavona
  2. Drive from La Pavona to Puerto Cortés
  3. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
  4. Take the bus from Belize City to Bacalar
  5. Take the bus from Bacalar to Comalcalco

$333 - $414

Bus, drive, ferry  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from San José to Santa Teresa
  2. Drive from Santa Teresa to Puerto Cortés
  3. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
  4. Take the bus from Belize City to Sarteneja
  5. Take the bus from ADO Chetumal to Cárdenas Terminal ADO Ado
  6. Take the bus from Cárdenas to Villa Tecolutilla

Bus  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from San José to Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda
  2. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to Guatemala Centra Norte
  3. Take the bus from Guatemala Centra Norte to Belize City
  4. Take the bus from Belize City to Bacalar
  5. Take the bus from Bacalar to Comalcalco

$175 - $252

Drive  •  28 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Heredia to Tortuguero 1227.1 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The distance between Heredia and Tortuguero is 1365 km. The road distance is 1963.4 km.

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The best way to get from Heredia to Tortuguero without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 14 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 3 min to get from Heredia to Tortuguero, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Jose Airport to Villahermosa Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heredia to Tortuguero is 1963 km. It takes approximately 28 h 42 min to drive from Heredia to Tortuguero.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., American Airlines, Copa Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from San Jose Airport to Villahermosa Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Tortuguero. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Heredia to Tortuguero.
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  • Distance: 852.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 3 min

What companies run services between Heredia, Costa Rica and Tortuguero, Tabasco, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Heredia to Tortuguero via San José, San José, Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda, Tegucigalpa, Guatemala Centra Norte, Belize City, Belize City, Bacalar, and Comalcalco in around 2 days 14 h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Minatitlan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Ciudad Del Carmen via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Minatitlan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Ciudad Del Carmen via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Panama City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Minatitlan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Minatitlan via Panama City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Guatemala City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Miami, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Ciudad Del Carmen via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Bus operators
Tours Acosta
Phone
+52 984 1133258
Bus from Coatzacoalcos to Villa Aldama
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Cárdenas to Villa Tecolutilla
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Ciudad del Carmen to Comalcalco
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$10 - $15
Bus from Belize City to Bacalar
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$10 - $15
Bus from ADO Chetumal to Cárdenas Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$35 - $50
Economy
$26 - $40
Bus from Tenosique de Pino Suárez to Villahermosa ADO
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $30
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $30
Economy
$10 - $16
Bus from Villahermosa to Comalcalco
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Jungle Tom Safaris Shuttle
Phone
(506) 2221 7878
Email
jungletomsafaris@gmail.com
Shuttle from San José to La Pavona
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
jungletomsafaris.com
Transportadora Turística del Caribe
Bus from Bacalar to Comalcalco
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Transportes Cóbano
Phone
+506 2642 1112
Email
usuariotranscobano@gmail.com
Bus from San José to Santa Teresa
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
facebook.com
Belize Bus
Website
belizebus.wordpress.com
Bus from Belize City to Sarteneja
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Transportes Congolón
Phone
+504 9685-0541, +50498718218
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tegucigalpa to Guatemala Centra Norte
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
facebook.com
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Ciudad Guatemala Centra Norte to El Naranjo
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Fuente Del Norte
Website
autobusesfuentedelnorte.com.gt
Bus from Guatemala Centra Norte to Belize City
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
autobusesfuentedelnorte.com.gt
Ferry operators
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com
Other operators
Taxi from Villahermosa to Tortuguero
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Radio Taxi
Phone
+52 993 351 3342
Base Atasta
Phone
+52 993 315 8733

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