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There are 5 ways to get from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita by ferry, bus, taxi 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

Private Water Taxi, Microbus, bus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the Private Water Taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Golfito
  2. Take the Microbus from Paso Canoas to David
  3. Take the bus from David to Changuinola
  4. Take the bus from Sixaola to Cahuita

$102 - $111

Cheapest option

Bus via Limón  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Jiménez to San José 699 Puerto Jiménez
  2. Take the bus from San José to Limón San Jose

$19 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus  •  14 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Jiménez to San José 699 Puerto Jiménez
  2. Take the bus from San Jose to Cahuita San Jose

$21 - $24

Taxi  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita 283.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita 283.3 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita is to bus which costs $21 - $24 and takes 14 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita. However, there are services departing from Puerto Jiménez and arriving at Cahuita via San José and Limón. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 52 min.

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The distance between Puerto Jiménez and Cahuita is 143 km. The road distance is 453.2 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita without a car is to Private Water Taxi and Microbus and bus which takes 11 h 53 min and costs $100 - $115.

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It takes approximately 11 h 53 min to get from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita, including transfers.

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Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita bus services, operated by Grupo Blanco, depart from Puerto Jiménez station.

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Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita bus services, operated by Grupo Caribeños, arrive at Limón station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita is 453 km. It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to drive from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita.

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There are 357+ hotels available in Cahuita. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita.
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  • Distance: 89.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 53 min

What companies run services between Puerto Jiménez, Costa Rica and Cahuita, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita via San José, San José, and Limón in around 13 h 52 min.

Bus operators
Terminales Panama David
Phone
+(507) 314 6228
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from Paso Canoas to David
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Panamá Regional Buses
Bus from David to Changuinola
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from Sixaola to Cahuita
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Bus from San Jose to Cahuita
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Grupo Blanco
Phone
(506) 2771-2550
Email
contraloriadeservicios@grupoblanco.cr
Website
grupoblanco.cr
Bus from Puerto Jiménez to San José
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
grupoblanco.cr
Grupo Caribeños
Phone
(506) 2222-0610
Email
info@caribeños.com
Website
grupocaribenos.net
Bus from San José to Limón
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net
Ferry operators
Sol de Osa
Phone
506 8632-8150 (English), 506 2735-5719 (Español)
Email
reservations@soldeosa.com
Website
soldeosa.com
Ferry from Puerto Jiménez to Golfito
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
soldeosa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Cahuita
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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