There are 5 ways to get from Puerto Barrios to Costa Rica by car, plane or bus

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Drive, fly  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to San Pedro Sula
  2. Fly from San Pedro Sula (SAP) to San Jose (SJO) SAP - SJO

$194 - $361

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Drive, bus  •  21 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to San Pedro Sula
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
  3. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda to San José

$96 - $154

3 alternative options

Bus via Managua  •  23 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Entre Ríos to San Pedro Sula
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Managua
  3. Take the bus from Managua, Managua to Cantón San José, Provincia San José, Costa Rica

$115 - $145

Bus Trans Nica  •  24 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Entre Ríos to San Pedro Sula
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
  3. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda to San José

$99 - $185

Drive  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to San José 720 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Barrios to Costa Rica is to drive and bus which costs $95 - $160 and takes 21 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Barrios to Costa Rica is to drive and fly which costs $190 - $370 and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Puerto Barrios and Costa Rica is 779 km. The road distance is 1152 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Barrios to Costa Rica without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 1 min and costs $110 - $150.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Puerto Barrios to Costa Rica, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Pedro Sula Airport to San Jose Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 33 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Barrios to Costa Rica is 1152 km. It takes approximately 17 h 8 min to drive from Puerto Barrios to Costa Rica.

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TAG Airlines, CM Airlines, Copa Airlines and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from San Pedro Sula Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Costa Rica. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Barrios to Costa Rica.
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  • Distance: 487.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Puerto Barrios, Guatemala and Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Puerto Barrios to San José via Entre Ríos, San Pedro Sula, Managua, and Managua, Managua in around 23 h 1 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to San Jose via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $420
Flights from San Pedro Sula to San Jose via Roatan, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $420
Flights from San Pedro Sula to San Jose via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $420
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to San Jose via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from San Pedro Sula to San Jose via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Bus operators
Viana
Phone
(504) 2225-6583 - (504) 2516-1644
Website
vianatransportes.com
Bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
vianatransportes.com
Economy
$28
Executive
$46
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Entre Ríos to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Nica Bus
Phone
(506) 2221-2679, (506) 2221-2581
Bus from Managua, Managua to Cantón San José, Provincia San José, Costa Rica
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
nicabus.com.ni

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