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There are 6 ways to get from Jacó Costa Rica to Bocas Del Toro by bus, ferry or plane

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

Bus, ferry  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó to San Jose
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  3. Take the ferry from Almirante to Bocas del Toro

$26 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry via Limón  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Jacó to San Jose
  2. Take the bus from San José to Limón
  3. Take the bus from Limón to Sixaola
  4. Take the ferry from Almirante to Bocas del Toro

$25 - $26

4 alternative options

Bus, ferry #2  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó to San Jose
  2. Take the bus from San José to Sixaola
  3. Take the ferry from Almirante to Bocas del Toro

$25 - $26

Bus, fly to Bocas Del Toro  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Bocas Del Toro (BOC) SJO - BOC

$60 - $385

Bus, fly to Changuinola, ferry  •  32 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Changuinola (CHX) SJO - CHX
  3. Take the ferry from Almirante to Bocas del Toro

$73 - $403

Bus, fly to David, ferry  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacó to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to David (DAV) SJO - DAV
  3. Take the bus from David to Almirante
  4. Take the ferry from Almirante to Bocas del Toro

$101 - $496

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jacó Costa Rica to Bocas Del Toro is to bus and ferry which costs $25 - $27 and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Jacó Costa Rica to Bocas Del Toro is to bus and ferry which costs $26 - $29 and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The distance between Jacó Costa Rica and Bocas Del Toro is 264 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 55 min to get from Jacó Costa Rica to Bocas Del Toro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Jose Airport to Bocas Del Toro Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h and has one stopover.

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Air Panama offers flights from San Jose Airport to Bocas Del Toro Airport.

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There are 168+ hotels available in Bocas Del Toro. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jacó Costa Rica to Bocas Del Toro.
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  • Distance: 164.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 55 min

What companies run services between 9.617398,-84.630342, Jaco Downtown, 50 mts east from KFC,Jaco, Jacó, 61101, Costa Rica and Bocas Del Toro, Panama?

There is no direct connection from Jacó Costa Rica to Bocas Del Toro. However, you can take the walk to Jacó, take the bus to San Jose, take the walk to San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe, take the bus to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, take the drive to Changuinola, take the Local Bus to Almirante, then take the ferry to Bocas del Toro. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Jacó Costa Rica to Bocas Del Toro via Jacó, San Jose, San José, Limón, Sixaola, Changuinola, and Almirante in around 10 h.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from San Jose to Bocas Del Toro via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from San Jose to Changuinola via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from San Jose to David via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Jose to David via Panama City
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Bus operators
Transportes Jacó
Phone
(506) 2290-2922
Email
info@transportesjacoruta655.com
Website
transportesjacoruta655.com
Bus from Jacó to San Jose
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transportesjacoruta655.com
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Bus from Limón to Sixaola
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Bus from San José to Sixaola
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Grupo Caribeños
Phone
(506) 2222-0610
Email
info@caribeños.com
Website
grupocaribenos.net
Bus from San José to Limón
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net
Panamá Regional Buses
Bus from David to Almirante
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Ferry operators
Boteros Bocatoñeros Unidos
Phone
(507) 757-9760
Email
boterosubocas@yahoo.com
Website
boterosunidos.bocas.com
Ferry from Almirante to Bocas del Toro
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
boterosunidos.bocas.com
Book at
boterosunidos.bocas.com

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