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There are 5 ways to get from La Romana to Puerto Plata by bus or car

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Bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the bus from La Romana to Santo Domingo Via La Romana / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Puerto Plata Via Puerto Plata

Cheapest option

Bus via La Vega  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the bus from La Romana to Santo Domingo Via La Romana / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to La Vega

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Bus via La Vega #2  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the bus from La Romana to Santo Domingo
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to La Vega
  3. Take the bus from La Vega to Puerto Plata

Bus via Santiago de los Caballeros  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the bus from La Romana to Santo Domingo Via La Romana / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo Terminal Caribe Tours to Santiago

Drive  •  4h 3m

  1. Drive from La Romana to Puerto Plata 320.4 km

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The cheapest way to get from La Romana to Puerto Plata is to bus via Santiago de los Caballeros which costs $9 - $14 and takes 7h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from La Romana to Puerto Plata is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4h 3m.

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The distance between La Romana and Puerto Plata is 236 km. The road distance is 320.4 km.

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The best way to get from La Romana to Puerto Plata without a car is to bus which takes 5h 37m and costs $20 - $27.

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It takes approximately 5h 37m to get from La Romana to Puerto Plata, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Romana to Puerto Plata is 320 km. It takes approximately 4h 3m to drive from La Romana to Puerto Plata.

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  • Distance: 235.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 37m

What companies run services between La Romana, Dominican Republic and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic?

You can take a bus from La Romana to Puerto Plata via Santo Domingo and Santo Domingo in around 5h 37m.

Bus operators
Expreso Romana
Phone
(809) 221-9008
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Romana to Santo Domingo
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
proconsumidor.gob.do
Caribe Tours
Phone
(809) 221 - 4422
Email
info@caribetours.com.do
Website
caribetours.com.do
Bus from Santo Domingo to Puerto Plata
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
caribetours.com.do
Book at
caribetours.com.do
Bus from Santo Domingo to La Vega
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caribetours.com.do
Book at
caribetours.com.do
Bus from La Vega to Puerto Plata
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caribetours.com.do
Book at
caribetours.com.do
Bus from Santo Domingo Terminal Caribe Tours to Santiago
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
caribetours.com.do
Book at
caribetours.com.do

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