Duration 1h 35m
Distance 69 km
Average price $25
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. Empresarios Unidos operates a bus from San José Empresarios Unidos to Puntarenas every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 2h.

Recommended airport

San Jose (SJO)

  1. San José Empresarios Unidos
  2. Puntarenas
2h 47m
$6
Other nearby airports

Tambor (TMU)

  1. Tambor (TMU)
  2. Paquera
  3. Puntarenas
1h 35m
$27 - $32

Liberia (LIR)

  1. Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal
  2. Cañas
  3. Puntarenas
4h 19m
Cheapest
$4 - $11

Quepos (XQP)

  1. Quepos
  2. Puntarenas
3h 40m
$6

Fortuna (FON)

  1. Fortuna (FON)
  2. San Ramón
  3. Puntarenas
2h 33m
$67 - $79

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 Fortuna (FON) (61.1 km), San Jose (SJO) (69.5 km), Quepos (XQP) (97.7 km) and Liberia (LIR) (103.3 km).

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It takes 2h 47m 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 via Juan Santamaría International Airport from San Jose (SJO) to Puntarenas takes 2h 47m.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Puntarenas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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