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There are 4 ways to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields by bus, taxi, car ferry or car

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Bus, taxi  •  23 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Limón
  2. Take the bus from Limón to San José
  3. Take the bus from San José Terminal Tica Bus to Managua
  4. Take the bus from Managua to Juigalpa
  5. Take the bus from Juigalpa to El Rama
  6. Take a taxi from El Rama to Bluefields

$47 - $80

3 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  31 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe
  2. Take the bus from San José to Managua
  3. Take the bus from Managua to El Rama
  4. Take the car ferry from El Rama to Bluefields

$67 - $98

Bus, car ferry via Managua  •  37 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe
  2. Take the bus from San José to Managua
  3. Take the bus from Managua to El Rama
  4. Take the car ferry from El Rama to Bluefields

$77 - $86

Drive  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields 351 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields is to bus and taxi which costs $45 - $85 and takes 23 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 10 h 23 min.

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The distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and Bluefields is 284 km. The road distance is 561.6 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 23 h 53 min and costs $45 - $85.

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It takes approximately 23 h 53 min to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields is 562 km. It takes approximately 10 h 23 min to drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields.

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There are four+ hotels available in Bluefields. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields.
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  • Distance: 177.7 miles
  • Duration: 23 h 53 min

What companies run services between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica and Bluefields, Nicaragua?

There is no direct connection from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields. However, you can take the bus to Limón, take the bus to San José, take the walk to San José Terminal Tica Bus, take the bus to Managua, take the bus to Juigalpa, take the bus to El Rama, then take the taxi to Bluefields. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Bluefields via San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe, San José, Managua, Managua, El Rama, and El Rama in around 31 h 15 min.

Bus operators
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Limón
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Grupo Caribeños
Phone
(506) 2222-0610
Email
info@caribeños.com
Website
grupocaribenos.net
Bus from Limón to San José
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from San José Terminal Tica Bus to Managua
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Horario De Buses Nicaragua
Website
horariodebuses.com
Bus from Managua to Juigalpa
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Bus from Juigalpa to El Rama
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Bus from Managua to El Rama
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Ferry operators
Vianica
Phone
(505) 2264-6608
Email
info@vianica.com
Website
vianica.com
Car ferry from El Rama to Bluefields
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
vianica.com
Other operators
Taxi from El Rama to Bluefields
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Estimated price
$8 - $11

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