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There are 5 ways to get from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport by bus, ferry or car

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Bus, Private Water Taxi  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Puntarenas to Quepos
  2. Take the bus from Dominical to Golfito
  3. Take the Private Water Taxi from Golfito to Puerto Jiménez

$103 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Puntarenas, Cantón Puntarenas, Provincia Puntarenas, 60101, Costa Rica to San José
  2. Take the bus from San José to Puerto Jiménez 699 San José

$17

3 alternative options

Bus, Private Water Taxi via Palmar Norte  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Puntarenas to Quepos
  2. Take the bus from Quepos to Palmar Norte
  3. Take the bus from Palmar Norte to Golfito
  4. Take the Private Water Taxi from Golfito to Puerto Jiménez

$103 - $109

Bus via Quepos  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Puntarenas to Quepos
  2. Take the bus from Quepos to Puerto Jiménez 699 San José

$18

Drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport 217.4 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport is to bus which costs $18 and takes 12 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport. However, there are services departing from Puntarenas and arriving at Puerto Jiménez via Quepos and Quepos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Puntarenas and Puerto Jimenez Airport is 233 km. The road distance is 347.8 km.

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The best way to get from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport without a car is to bus and Private Water Taxi which takes 8 h 49 min and costs $103 - $107.

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It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport, including transfers.

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Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport bus services, operated by Transportes Quepos Puntarenas, depart from Puntarenas station.

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Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport bus services, operated by Grupo Blanco, arrive at Puerto Jiménez station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport is 348 km. It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to drive from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Puerto Jimenez Airport. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport.
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  • Distance: 145.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 49 min

What companies run services between Puntarenas, Costa Rica and Puerto Jimenez Airport, Puerto Jiménez, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Puntarenas to Puerto Jimenez Airport via Quepos and Quepos in around 9 h.

Bus operators
Transportes Quepos Puntarenas
Phone
TEL QUEPOS: +506-27770263 TEL PUNTARENAS: +506-26611345 TEL PARRITA: +506-27799058
Email
admin@tqpcr.com
Bus from Puntarenas to Quepos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
tqpcr.com
Tracopa
Phone
+506 2775 0365, Whatsapp: +506 7298-3342
Email
info@tracopacr.com
Bus from Dominical to Golfito
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Quepos to Palmar Norte
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Palmar Norte to Golfito
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Grupo Blanco
Phone
(506) 2771-2550
Email
contraloriadeservicios@grupoblanco.cr
Website
grupoblanco.cr
Bus from Quepos to Puerto Jiménez
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
grupoblanco.cr
Bus from San José to Puerto Jiménez
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
grupoblanco.cr
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
Ferry operators
Sol de Osa
Phone
506 8632-8150 (English), 506 2735-5719 (Español)
Email
reservations@soldeosa.com
Website
soldeosa.com
Ferry from Golfito to Puerto Jiménez
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
soldeosa.com

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