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There are 4 ways to get from Jacó to Pavones by bus, ferry or car

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Bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó to Quepos
  2. Take the bus from Dominical to Golfito Terminal Tracopa

$11 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus via Palmar Norte  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó to Quepos
  2. Take the bus from Quepos to Palmar Norte
  3. Take the bus from Palmar Norte to Golfito

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus, Private Water Taxi  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó to Quepos
  2. Take the bus from Quepos to Puerto Jiménez
  3. Take the Private Water Taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Playa Pavones

$141

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Jacó to Pavones 177 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Jacó to Pavones is to bus which costs $11 - $14 and takes 7 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jacó to Pavones is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jacó to Pavones. However, there are services departing from Jacó and arriving at Pavones via Quepos, Dominical and Golfito. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 49 min.

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The distance between Jacó and Pavones is 213 km. The road distance is 283.1 km.

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The best way to get from Jacó to Pavones without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 49 min and costs $11 - $14.

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It takes approximately 7 h 49 min to get from Jacó to Pavones, including transfers.

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Jacó to Pavones bus services, operated by Transportes Quepos Puntarenas, depart from Jacó station.

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Jacó to Pavones bus services, operated by Tracopa, arrive at Golfito station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jacó to Pavones is 283 km. It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to drive from Jacó to Pavones.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Pavones. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jacó to Pavones.
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  • Distance: 133.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 49 min

What companies run services between Jacó, Costa Rica and Pavones, Puntarenas, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Jacó to Pavones via Quepos, Dominical, Dominical, and Golfito in around 7 h 49 min.

Bus operators
Transportes Quepos Puntarenas
Phone
TEL QUEPOS: +506-27770263 TEL PUNTARENAS: +506-26611345 TEL PARRITA: +506-27799058
Email
admin@tqpcr.com
Bus from Jacó to Quepos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
tqpcr.com
Tracopa
Phone
+506 2775 0365, Whatsapp: +506 7298-3342
Email
info@tracopacr.com
Bus from Dominical to Golfito
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Quepos to Palmar Norte
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Palmar Norte to Golfito
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Grupo Blanco
Phone
(506) 2771-2550
Email
contraloriadeservicios@grupoblanco.cr
Website
grupoblanco.cr
Bus from Quepos to Puerto Jiménez
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
grupoblanco.cr
Ferry operators
Sol de Osa
Phone
506 8632-8150 (English), 506 2735-5719 (Español)
Email
reservations@soldeosa.com
Website
soldeosa.com
Ferry from Puerto Jiménez to Playa Pavones
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
soldeosa.com

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