There are 2 ways to get from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur by taxi, bus or car

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

Taxi, bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Playa Santa Teresa to Nicoya
  2. Take the bus from Nicoya to Liberia
  3. Take the bus from Liberia to La Cruz

$147 - $175

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur 188.2 miles

$28 - $45

What companies run services between Playa Santa Teresa, Costa Rica and San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua?

There is no direct connection from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur. However, you can take the taxi to Nicoya, take the bus to Liberia, take the bus to La Cruz, then take the drive to San Juan del Sur. Alternatively, you can take the drive to San Juan del Sur.

Bus operators
Transportes La Pampa
Grupo Tranbasa
Bus from Liberia to La Cruz
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
grupotranbasa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Playa Santa Teresa to Nicoya
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur?

The distance between Playa Santa Teresa and San Juan del Sur is 195 km. The road distance is 301 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur?

The cheapest way to get from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur?

The quickest way to get from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur is to drive which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $28 - $45.

How long does it take to get from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur?

It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Playa Santa Teresa to San Juan del Sur, including transfers.