There are 3 ways to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari by bus or car

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Bus via Cahuita  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Limón to Guápiles
  2. Take the bus from Guápiles to Cariari

$5

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Limón Puerto Viejo / ...
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Limón to Guápiles

$8

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari 107.1 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari is to bus which costs $5 and takes 5 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari. However, there are services departing from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and arriving at Cariari via Cahuita, Puerto Limón and Guápiles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 51 min.

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The distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and Cariari is 133 km. The road distance is 171.4 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 51 min and costs $5.

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It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari, including transfers.

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari bus services, operated by TRACASA Transportes del Atlántico Caribeño, depart from Puerto Limón station.

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari bus services, operated by COOPETRACA, arrive at Cariari station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari is 171 km. It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari.

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

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Map of how to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari.
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  • Distance: 83 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 51 min

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

You can take a bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Cariari via Cahuita, Limón, Puerto Limón, and Guápiles in around 5 h 51 min.

Bus operators
TRACASA Transportes del Atlántico Caribeño
Phone
+506 - 27 68 87 32
Email
tracasa@tracasa.com
Bus from Puerto Limón to Guápiles
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
tracasa.com
COOPETRACA
Phone
506 27677590
Email
coopetraca@ice.co.cr
Bus from Guápiles to Cariari
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
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Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Limón
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
mepecr.com

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