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There are 5 ways to get from Puerto Rico to Samaná by plane, shuttle, car ferry, car or bus

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Fly to Santo Domingo, shuttle  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from San Juan (SJU) to Santo Domingo (SDQ) SJU - SDQ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Santo Domingo Airport to Samaná

$300 - $496

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Car ferry, bus  •  16 h 48 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Old San Juan to Santo Domingo America Cruise Ferries
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo Terminal Caribe Tours to Samaná

$114 - $120

3 alternative options

Fly to Punta Cana, Private Shuttle  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from San Juan (SJU) to Punta Cana (PUJ) SJU - PUJ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Punta Cana Airport to Samaná

$420 - $1,092

Fly to Santiago, shuttle  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from San Juan (SJU) to Santiago (STI) SJU - STI
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Santiago Airport to Samaná

$319 - $704

Car ferry, drive  •  15 h 23 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Old San Juan to Santo Domingo America Cruise Ferries
  2. Drive from Santo Domingo to Samaná

$116 - $126

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Rico to Samaná is to car ferry and bus which costs $110 - $120 and takes 16 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Rico to Samaná is to fly and shuttle which costs $300 - $500 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between Puerto Rico and Samaná is 317 km.

The best way to get from Puerto Rico to Samaná without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 16 h 48 min and costs $110 - $120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Puerto Rico to Samaná, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Juan Airport to Santo Domingo Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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JetBlue Airways offers flights from San Juan Airport to Santo Domingo Airport.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Samaná. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Puerto Rico to San Juan Airport is to drive which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Puerto Rico to Samaná.
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  • Distance: 198 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

What companies run services between Puerto Rico and Samaná, Dominican Republic?

There is no direct connection from Carolina to Samaná. However, you can take the drive to San Juan airport, fly to Santo Domingo, take the walk to Santo Domingo Airport, then take the shuttle to Samaná. Alternatively, you can take the drive to San Juan airport, fly to Punta Cana, take the walk to Punta Cana Airport, then take the Private Shuttle to Samaná.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from San Juan to Santo Domingo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from San Juan to Punta Cana
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from San Juan to Santiago
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Bus operators
Dominican Airport Transfer
Phone
(407) 420-7646
Email
info@dominicanairporttransfers.com
Website
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Shuttle from Santo Domingo Airport to Samaná
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$179
Schedules at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Book at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Shuttle from Punta Cana Airport to Samaná
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$335
Schedules at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Book at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Shuttle from Santiago Airport to Samaná
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$190
Schedules at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Book at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Caribe Tours
Phone
(809) 221 - 4422
Email
info@caribetours.com.do
Website
caribetours.com.do
Bus from Santo Domingo Terminal Caribe Tours to Samaná
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
caribetours.com.do
Book at
caribetours.com.do
Ferry operators

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