There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO) by bus, car or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose

$10

5 alternative options

Bus Grupo Caribeños  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Limón Limón-Saxiola
  2. Take the bus from Limón to San José

$12

Bus via Puerto Limón  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Limón
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Limón to Guápiles, Cantón Pococí, Provincia Limón, 70201, Costa Rica
  3. Take the bus from Guápiles, Costa Rica to San José

$13

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO) 141.5 miles

$21 - $35

Shuttle Marvelus Bus & Shuttle  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose

$56

Shuttle Costa Rica Travel Group Inc.  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport

$49

What companies run services between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica and San Jose Airport (SJO), Costa Rica?

Autotransportes MEPE operates a bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO) 5 times a day. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Bus operators
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Limón
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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
$6
Schedules at
yoviajocr.com
Bus from Guápiles, Costa Rica to San José
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
yoviajocr.com
TRACASA Transportes del Atlántico Caribeño
Phone
+506 - 27 68 87 32
Email
tracasa@tracasa.com
Bus from Puerto Limón to Guápiles, Cantón Pococí, Provincia Limón, 70201, Costa Rica
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
tracasa.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Costa Rica Travel Group Inc.
Phone
(506) 8849 - 8969
Email
reservations@transportation-costarica.com
Website
transportation-costarica.com
Shuttle from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
transportation-costarica.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO)?

The distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and San Jose Airport (SJO) is 163 km. The road distance is 226 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO)?

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO) is to bus which costs $11 and takes 5 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO)?

The quickest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO) is to drive which takes 4 h 4 min and costs $21 - $35.

Is there a direct bus between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and San Jose Airport (SJO)?

No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO). However, there are services departing from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and arriving at Juan Santamaría International Airport via San José. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

How long does it take to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO)?

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Airport (SJO), including transfers.