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There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa by bus, shuttle, car or plane

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Bus  •  10 h 46 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 to Playas del Coco

$13 - $21

5 alternative options

Bus via Guápiles, Costa Rica  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Limón to Guápiles
  2. Take the bus from Guápiles, Costa Rica to San José
  3. Take the bus from San José to Playas del Coco

$15 - $23

Shuttle, bus  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
  2. Take the bus from San José, Cantón San José, Provincia San José, Costa Rica to Playa Hermosa, Cantón Carrillo, Provincia Guanacaste, Costa Rica 570

$64

Bus, Pulmitan de Liberia  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe Puerto Viejo
  2. Take the Pulmitan de Liberia from San Jose to Pulmitan de Liberia San Jose Terminal Pulmitan

$15 - $21

Drive  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa 272.9 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, bus  •  28 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Changuinola (CHX) to San Jose (SJO) CHX - SJO
  2. Take the bus from San José to Playas del Coco

$45 - $275

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa is to bus and Pulmitan de Liberia which costs $15 - $22 and takes 12 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa. However, there are services departing from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and arriving at Playa Hermosa via Limón, San José and Playas del Coco. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 46 min.

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The distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and Playa Hermosa is 335 km. The road distance is 436.6 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 46 min and costs $13 - $22.

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It takes approximately 10 h 46 min to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa, including transfers.

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa bus services, operated by Autotransportes MEPE, depart from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca station.

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There is no direct flight from Changuinola Airport to San Jose Airport. The quickest flight takes 21 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa bus services, operated by Grupo Caribeños, arrive at Playas del Coco station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa is 437 km. It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa.

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  • Distance: 209.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 46 min

What companies run services between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica and Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Playa Hermosa via Limón, San José, San José, Playas del Coco, and Playas del Coco in around 10 h 46 min.

Airlines
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Changuinola to San Jose via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
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
Bus from San José to Playas del Coco
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
yoviajocr.com
Bus from Guápiles, Costa Rica to San José
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
yoviajocr.com
Bus from San Jose to Pulmitan de Liberia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net
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
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
TRALAPA Ltda
Phone
+506 2680 0392
Bus from San José, Cantón San José, Provincia San José, Costa Rica to Playa Hermosa, Cantón Carrillo, Provincia Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
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Air Panama offers flights from Changuinola Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 453+ hotels available in Playa Hermosa. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Changuinola Airport is to drive which takes 50 min and costs $3 - $5.

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