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There are 5 ways to get from Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay by bus, plane, ferry, car or rideshare

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Bus, fly to Cancun  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Puntarenas, Cantón Puntarenas, Provincia Puntarenas, 60101, Costa Rica to San José
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Cancun (CUN) SJO - CUN
  3. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport to Tulum

$158 - $589

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Bus, fly to Cozumel, ferry  •  14 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Puntarenas, Cantón Puntarenas, Provincia Puntarenas, 60101, Costa Rica to San José
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Cozumel (CZM) SJO - CZM
  3. Take the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen

$319 - $2,132

Bus, ferry  •  34 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Puntarenas to Liberia
  2. Take the bus from Bomba Liberia to Managua
  3. Take the bus from Managua to San Pedro Sula
  4. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Puerto Cortés
  5. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
  6. Take the bus from Belize City to Tulum

$276 - $350

Drive  •  31 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay 1209.7 miles

$180 - $270

Ferry, drive, bus, rideshare  •  36 h 8 min

  1. Take the ferry from Puntarenas to Playa Naranjo
  2. Drive from Playa Naranjo to Belize City
  3. Take the bus from Belize City to Sarteneja
  4. Take the rideshare from Chetumal to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  5. Take the bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Laguna Kaan Luum

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The cheapest way to get from Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay is to drive which costs $180 - $270 and takes 31 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay is to bus and fly which costs $150 - $600 and takes 11 h 17 min.

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The distance between Puntarenas and Manuel Antonio Ay is 1201 km. The road distance is 1935.5 km.

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The best way to get from Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 34 h 42 min and costs $270 - $350.

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It takes approximately 11 h 17 min to get from Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to Cancun Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 34 min.

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Manuel Antonio Ay is 1 h ahead of Puntarenas. It is currently 10:52 PM in Puntarenas and 11:52 PM in Manuel Antonio Ay.

Yes, the driving distance between Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay is 1935 km. It takes approximately 31 h 2 min to drive from Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay.

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Skytrans, American Airlines, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Copa Airlines offer flights from San Jose Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Manuel Antonio Ay. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay.
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  • Distance: 750.6 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 17 min

What companies run services between Puntarenas, Costa Rica and Manuel Antonio Ay, Quintana Roo, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Puntarenas to Manuel Antonio Ay. However, you can take the bus to San José, take the walk to San José, take the bus to Juan Santamaría International Airport, take the walk to San Jose airport, fly to Cancun, take the walk to Cancún International Airport, take the bus to Tulum, then take the taxi to Manuel Antonio Ay. Alternatively, you can take the bus to San José, take the walk to San José, take the bus to Juan Santamaría International Airport, take the walk to San Jose airport, fly to Cozumel, take the taxi to Cozumel, take the ferry to Playa del Carmen, take the walk to Playa del Carmen Colectivos, take the bus to Akumal, then take the taxi to Manuel Antonio Ay.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Cancun via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from San Jose to Cozumel via Cancun
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Cozumel via San Salvador, Cancun
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Jose to Cancun via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Jose to Cozumel via Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,900
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from San Jose to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $470
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from San Jose to Cozumel via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from San Jose to Cozumel via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $4,100
Bus operators
Empresarios Unidos
Phone
(506) 2221-6600
Website
eupsacr.com
Bus from Puntarenas, Cantón Puntarenas, Provincia Puntarenas, 60101, Costa Rica to San José
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
eupsacr.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún International Airport to Tulum
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$7 - $11
Bus from Belize City to Tulum
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$21 - $35
Reyna del Campo
Bus from Puntarenas to Liberia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
reinadelcampo.com
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Pedro Sula to Puerto Cortés
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Belize Bus
Website
belizebus.wordpress.com
Bus from Belize City to Sarteneja
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Laguna Kaan Luum
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
winjet.mx
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Schedules at
winjet.mx
Book at
winjet.mx
Regular
$9
Local
$3
Ultramar Ferry
Phone
01 998 881 5890
Email
info@ultramar.com
Website
ultramarferry.com
Ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$12
Plan Peninsular (Residentes en Yucatán, Campeche)
$6
Plan Quintana Roo (Residentes Q.Roo)
$4
Barcos Caribe
Phone
01 987 120 3982
Email
contacto@barcoscaribe.com
Website
barcoscaribe.com
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$7
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
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
COONATRAMAR
Phone
(506)2661-1069 / (506)2661-9011
Email
info@coonatramar.com
Website
coonatramar.com
Ferry from Puntarenas to Playa Naranjo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
coonatramar.com
Other operators
SUCHAA
Phone
+52 8320267, +52 98328164
Email
suchaa-unido@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Rideshare from Chetumal to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
More information
SUCHAA

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