There are 4 ways to get from Puerto Viejo to Limón by bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Rey Dorado to Cartagena, fly to San Jose, bus  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the Rey Dorado from Tolú to Cartagena
  2. Fly from Cartagena (CTG) to San Jose (SJO) CTG - SJO
  3. Take the bus from San José to Limón

$241 - $469

Cheapest option

Rey Dorado to Cartagena, fly to Changuinola, bus  •  29 h 6 min

  1. Take the Rey Dorado from Tolú to Cartagena
  2. Fly from Cartagena (CTG) to Changuinola (CHX) CTG - CHX
  3. Take the bus from Sixaola to Limón

$76 - $361

2 alternative options

Rey Dorado to Cartagena, fly to David, bus  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the Rey Dorado from Tolú to Cartagena
  2. Fly from Cartagena (CTG) to David (DAV) CTG - DAV
  3. Take the bus from David to Changuinola
  4. Take the bus from Sixaola to Limón

$337 - $415

Bus to Monteria, fly to San Jose, bus  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Tolú to Montería
  2. Fly from Monteria (MTR) to San Jose (SJO) MTR - SJO
  3. Take the bus from San José to Limón

$161 - $576

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo to Limón is to Rey Dorado and fly and bus which costs $75 - $370 and takes 29 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Viejo to Limón is to Rey Dorado and fly and bus which costs $240 - $470 and takes 13 h 30 min.

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The distance between Puerto Viejo and Limón is 819 km.

It takes approximately 13 h 30 min to get from Puerto Viejo to Limón, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cartagena Airport to San Jose Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 41 min and has one stopover.

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Copa Airlines and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Cartagena Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Limón. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Viejo to Limón.
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  • Distance: 511.9 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 30 min

What companies run services between Puerto Viejo, Sucre, Colombia and Limón, Costa Rica?

There is no direct connection from Puerto Viejo to Limón. However, you can take the taxi to Tolú, take the Rey Dorado to Cartagena, take the taxi to Cartagena airport, fly to San Jose, take the walk to Juan Santamaría International Airport, take the bus to San José, take the walk to San José, then take the bus to Limón. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Tolú, take the Rey Dorado to Cartagena, take the taxi to Cartagena airport, fly to Changuinola, take the drive to Sixaola, then take the bus to Limón.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cartagena to San Jose via Bogota
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Cartagena to San Jose via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, Bogota
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Monteria to San Jose via Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Monteria to San Jose via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Monteria to San Jose via Bogota, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Cartagena to San Jose via Panama City
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Cartagena to San Jose via Panama City, Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Cartagena to David via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Cartagena to Changuinola via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Cartagena to David via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Bus operators
Rapido Ochoa
Website
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Tolú to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Tolú to Montería
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
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
$6
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from Sixaola to Limón
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mepecr.com
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

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