There are 4 ways to get from Port-au-Prince to Puerto Plata by bus, car 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.

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Bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Príncipe to Santo Domingo
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Puerto Plata

$24 - $51

3 alternative options

Bus via Santiago  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Príncipe to Santo Domingo
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Santiago Santiago

$27 - $52

Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Port-au-Prince to Puerto Plata 230.5 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Port au Prince (PAP) to Higuero (JBQ) PAP - JBQ
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Puerto Plata

$64 - $334

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port-au-Prince to Puerto Plata is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port-au-Prince to Puerto Plata is to fly and bus which costs $60 - $340 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between Port-au-Prince and Puerto Plata is 222 km. The road distance is 368.8 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h to get from Port-au-Prince to Puerto Plata, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Port-au-Prince to Puerto Plata. However, there are services departing from Puerto Príncipe and arriving at Puerto Plata via Santo Domingo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h.

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What companies run services between Port-au-Prince, Haiti and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic?

You can take a bus from Port-au-Prince to Puerto Plata via Santo Domingo in around 10 h.

Airlines
Air Century
Website
aircentury.com
Flights from Port au Prince to Higuero
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Sunrise Airways
Flights from Port au Prince to Higuero
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Bus operators
Metro ST Autobuses
Phone
809 227 0101
Email
recepcionsdq@groupmetro.com
Website
metroserviciosturisticos.com
Bus from Puerto Príncipe to Santo Domingo
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
metroserviciosturisticos.com
Book at
metroserviciosturisticos.com
Caribe Tours
Phone
(809) 221 - 4422
Email
info@caribetours.com.do
Website
caribetours.com.do
Bus from Santo Domingo to Puerto Plata
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
caribetours.com.do
Book at
caribetours.com.do
Transporte Espinal C.A
Phone
(809) 575-4880
Email
info@transporteespinal.com
Website
transporteespinal.com
Bus from Santo Domingo to Santiago
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
transporteespinal.com

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