There are 3 ways to get from Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake by bus, taxi or car

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Public Bus, bus, taxi  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the Public Bus from Manuel Antonio to Quepos
  2. Take the bus from Quepos to Palmar Norte
  3. Take a taxi from Palmar Norte to Bahía Drake

$24 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Quepos to La Palma 699 San José

$19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake 134 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake. However, there are services departing from Manuel Antonio and arriving at Bahía Drake via Quepos, Quepos and La Palma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 51 min.

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The distance between Manuel Antonio National Park and Bahía Drake is 94 km. The road distance is 214.3 km.

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The best way to get from Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake without a car is to Public Bus and bus and taxi which takes 6 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake, including transfers.

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Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake bus services, operated by Grupo Blanco, depart from Quepos station.

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Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake bus services, operated by Grupo Blanco, arrive at La Palma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake is 214 km. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Bahía Drake. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake.
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  • Distance: 58.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

What companies run services between Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica and Bahía Drake, Costa Rica?

Grupo Blanco operates a bus from Manuel Antonio National Park to Bahía Drake twice daily. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Bus operators
Public Bus
Bus from Manuel Antonio to Quepos
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
crneeds.com
Tracopa
Phone
+506 2775 0365, Whatsapp: +506 7298-3342
Email
info@tracopacr.com
Bus from Manuel Antonio to Quepos
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Quepos to Palmar Norte
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Grupo Blanco
Phone
(506) 2771-2550
Email
contraloriadeservicios@grupoblanco.cr
Website
grupoblanco.cr
Bus from Quepos to La Palma
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
grupoblanco.cr
Other operators
Taxi from Palmar Norte to Bahía Drake
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23

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