There are 3 ways to get from Puerto Jiménez to San José by bus or car

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Bus via San Isidro  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Jiménez to San Isidro Puerto Jiménez
  2. Take the bus from San Isidro de El General to San José Pérez Zeledón / ...

$14

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 40 min

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

$14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Jiménez to San José 198.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Jiménez to San José is to bus which costs $14 and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Jiménez to San José is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Puerto Jiménez and arriving at San José. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between Puerto Jiménez and San José is 177 km. The road distance is 318.1 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Jiménez to San José without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 15 min and costs $15.

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It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from Puerto Jiménez to San José, including transfers.

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

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Puerto Jiménez to San José bus services, operated by MUSOC S.A., arrive at San José station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Jiménez to San José is 318 km. It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to drive from Puerto Jiménez to San José.

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There are 474+ hotels available in San José. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Jiménez to San José.
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  • Distance: 110.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Puerto Jiménez to San José via San Isidro and San Isidro de El General in around 7 h 15 min.

Bus operators
Grupo Blanco
Phone
(506) 2771-2550
Email
contraloriadeservicios@grupoblanco.cr
Website
grupoblanco.cr
Bus from Puerto Jiménez to San Isidro
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
grupoblanco.cr
Bus from Puerto Jiménez to San José
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
grupoblanco.cr
MUSOC S.A.
Phone
2770-3533
Bus from San Isidro de El General to San José
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
sanjosecostarica.org

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