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There are 8 ways to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero by shuttle, plane, taxi, bus, bus and ferry, car or ferry

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

Recommended option

Shuttle, fly to Villahermosa, taxi  •  16 h 6 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Villahermosa (VSA) SJO - VSA
  3. Take a taxi from Villahermosa to Tortuguero

$244 - $628

Cheapest option

Shuttle, fly to Ciudad Del Carmen, bus  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Ciudad Del Carmen (CME) SJO - CME
  3. Take the bus from Ciudad del Carmen to Comalcalco

$231 - $642

6 alternative options

Shuttle, fly to Minatitlan, bus  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Minatitlan (MTT) SJO - MTT
  3. Take the bus from Coatzacoalcos to Villa Aldama

Shuttle, fly to Tuxtla Gutierrez, bus  •  20 h 1 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) SJO - TGZ
  3. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Cárdenas
  4. Take the bus from Cárdenas to Villa Tecolutilla

Private transfer, drive, ferry, bus  •  47 h 25 min

  1. Take the Private transfer from Cahuita to Tortuguero
  2. Drive from Tortuguero to Puerto Cortés
  3. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
  4. Take the bus from Belize City to Bacalar
  5. Take the bus from Bacalar to Comalcalco

$363 - $435

Private transfer, drive, bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the Private transfer from Cahuita to Tortuguero
  2. Drive from Tortuguero to Punta Gorda
  3. Take the bus from Punta Gorda to Belize City
  4. Take the bus from Belize City to Bacalar
  5. Take the bus from Bacalar to Comalcalco

$241 - $337

Bus  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe
  2. Take the bus from San José to Guatemala City Tica Bus Calzada Raul Aguilar Batres
  3. Take the bus from Guatemala City to San Cristóbal de las Casas
  4. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Palenque
  5. Take the bus from Palenque to Villahermosa
  6. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Villa Tecolutilla

Drive  •  31 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero 1327.8 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero is to drive which costs $200 - $290 and takes 31 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero is to shuttle and fly and taxi which costs $240 - $650 and takes 16 h 6 min.

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The distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and Tortuguero is 1501 km. The road distance is 2124.5 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 16 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 16 h 6 min to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Jose Airport to Villahermosa Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 47 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero is 2125 km. It takes approximately 31 h 24 min to drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Copa Airlines, Interjet and Aeroméxico offer flights from San Jose Airport to Villahermosa Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Tortuguero. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero.
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  • Distance: 938.1 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 6 min

What companies run services between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica and Tortuguero, Tabasco, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Tortuguero via San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe, San José, Guatemala City Tica Bus Calzada Raul Aguilar Batres, Guatemala City, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Palenque, Palenque, Villahermosa, and Villa Tecolutilla in around 2 days 16 h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Minatitlan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Ciudad Del Carmen via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Minatitlan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Ciudad Del Carmen via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Panama City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Minatitlan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Ciudad Del Carmen via Panama City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Panama City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Villahermosa via Guatemala City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Bus operators
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Tours Acosta
Phone
+52 984 1133258
Bus from Coatzacoalcos to Villa Aldama
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Cárdenas to Villa Tecolutilla
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Villahermosa to Villa Tecolutilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Ciudad del Carmen to Comalcalco
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$10 - $15
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Cárdenas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $29
Economy
$10 - $16
Bus from Belize City to Bacalar
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$10 - $15
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Palenque
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $30
Economy
$11 - $16
Willie's Tours Costa Rica Shuttles
Phone
(+506) 2755-10-24
Email
tours@williestourscostarica
Bus and ferry from Cahuita to Tortuguero
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
williestourscostarica.com
Transportadora Turística del Caribe
Bus from Bacalar to Comalcalco
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
James Bus Company
Website
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Punta Gorda to Belize City
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
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
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from San José to Guatemala City Tica Bus Calzada Raul Aguilar Batres
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Transport Guatemala
Website
transportguatemala.com
Bus from Guatemala City to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
transportguatemala.com
Book at
transportguatemala.com
Turistab
Phone
+52 3726653, 9371320691
Email
director_turistab@hotmail.com
Bus from Palenque to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com
Other operators
Taxi from Villahermosa to Tortuguero
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Radio Taxi
Phone
+52 993 351 3342
Base Atasta
Phone
+52 993 315 8733

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