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Duration 1h 35m
Distance 69 km
Average price $16
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Puntarenas

The nearest airport to Puntarenas is Tambor (TMU). However, there are better options for getting to Puntarenas. You can take a bus from San Jose (SJO) to Puntarenas via Orotina in around 2h 32m.

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San Jose (SJO)

  1. Aeropuerto Internacional Juan Santamaría
  2. Orotina
  3. Puntarenas
2h 32m
Other nearby airports

Tambor (TMU)

  1. Tambor (TMU)
  2. Paquera
  3. Puntarenas
1h 35m
$52 - $77

Liberia (LIR)

  1. Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal
  2. Cañas
  3. Puntarenas
4h 18m
$3 - $9

Quepos (XQP)

  1. Quepos
  2. Puntarenas
3h 40m

Nosara Beach (NOB)

  1. Nosara
  2. Nicoya
  3. Playa Naranjo
  4. Puntarenas

Important airports for Puntarenas

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Puntarenas is Tambor (TMU) Airport which is 32.8 km away. Other nearby airports include San Jose (SJO) (69.5 km), Nosara Beach (NOB) (89.2 km), Quepos (XQP) (97.7 km) and Liberia (LIR) (103.3 km).

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It takes 2h 32m to get from Puntarenas to San Jose (SJO) Airport.

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We recommend flying to San Jose (SJO) Airport, which is 69.5 km away from Puntarenas. The bus from San Jose (SJO) to Puntarenas takes 2h 32m.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Puntarenas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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