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There are 2 ways to get from Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo by taxi, bus or car

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Taxi, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Playa Santa Teresa to Puerto Carrillo
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Carrillo to Nicoya
  3. Take the bus from Santa Cruz to Tamarindo

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo 99.6 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Playa Santa Teresa and Tamarindo is 104 km. The road distance is 159.4 km.

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The best way to get from Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 5 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo is 159 km. It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to drive from Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo.

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There are 541+ hotels available in Tamarindo. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo.
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  • Distance: 64.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Playa Santa Teresa, Costa Rica and Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica?

There is no direct connection from Playa Santa Teresa to Tamarindo. However, you can take the taxi to Puerto Carrillo, take the bus to Nicoya, take the bus to Santa Cruz, take the walk to Santa Cruz, then take the bus to Tamarindo. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Tamarindo.

Bus operators
Empresa Traroc S.A.
Phone
2685-5352
Email
informacion@traroc.com
Website
traroc.com
Bus from Puerto Carrillo to Nicoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
traroc.com
TRALAPA Ltda
Phone
+506 2680 0392
Bus from Santa Cruz to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Playa Santa Teresa to Puerto Carrillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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