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

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Bus  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Jiménez to San José 699 Puerto Jiménez
  2. Take the bus from San José Terminal 7-10 to Tamarindo Terminal 7-10

$21 - $23

2 alternative options

Bus via San José  •  15 h 20 min

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

$22

Drive  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo 317.7 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo is to bus which costs $22 and takes 15 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo. However, there are services departing from Puerto Jiménez and arriving at Tamarindo via San José Terminal 7-10. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 47 min.

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The distance between Puerto Jiménez and Tamarindo is 340 km. The road distance is 508.4 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 47 min and costs $21 - $23.

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It takes approximately 14 h 47 min to get from Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo, including transfers.

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

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Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo bus services, operated by Empresa Alfaro, arrive at Tamarindo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo is 508 km. It takes approximately 8 h 46 min to drive from Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo.

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There are 570+ hotels available in Tamarindo. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo.
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  • Distance: 212.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 47 min

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

You can take a bus from Puerto Jiménez to Tamarindo via San José and San José Terminal 7-10 in around 14 h 47 min.

Bus operators
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
Empresa Alfaro
Phone
+506 2222 2666
Website
empresaalfaro.com
Bus from San José Terminal 7-10 to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
empresaalfaro.com
TRALAPA Ltda
Phone
+506 2680 0392
Bus from San José to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
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