There are 4 ways to get from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur by bus, shuttle or car

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Bus via Liberia  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Quepos to Puntarenas
  2. Take the bus from Puntarenas to Liberia
  3. Take the bus from Liberia to La Cruz

$19 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus, Pulmitan de Liberia, shuttle  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Quepos to San José Tracopa Terminal
  2. Take the Pulmitan de Liberia from San Jose to Pulmitan de Liberia
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Liberia to San Juan del Sur

$40 - $44

Bus Marvelus Bus & Shuttle  •  11 h 23 min

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

$41

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur 234 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur is to bus which costs $18 - $23 and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur. However, there are services departing from Quepos and arriving at San Juan del Sur via San José and Rivas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 23 min.

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The distance between Quepos Airport (XQP) and San Juan del Sur is 277 km. The road distance is 374.4 km.

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The best way to get from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur without a car is to bus and Pulmitan de Liberia and shuttle which takes 11 h 4 min and costs $39 - $44.

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It takes approximately 10 h 15 min to get from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur, including transfers.

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Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur bus services, operated by Grupo Blanco, depart from Quepos station.

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Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur bus services, operated by Marvelus Bus & Shuttle, arrive at Rivas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur is 374 km. It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur.

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There are 187+ hotels available in San Juan del Sur. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur.
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  • Distance: 173.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 15 min

What companies run services between Quepos Airport (XQP), Costa Rica and San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua?

You can take a bus from Quepos Airport (XQP) to San Juan del Sur via Quepos, Puntarenas, Liberia, and La Cruz in around 10 h 15 min.

Bus operators
Transportes Quepos Puntarenas
Phone
TEL QUEPOS: +506-27770263 TEL PUNTARENAS: +506-26611345 TEL PARRITA: +506-27799058
Email
admin@tqpcr.com
Bus from Quepos to Puntarenas
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
tqpcr.com
Reyna del Campo
Bus from Puntarenas to Liberia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
reinadelcampo.com
Grupo Tranbasa
Bus from Liberia to La Cruz
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
grupotranbasa.com
Grupo Caribeños
Phone
(506) 2222-0610
Email
info@caribeños.com
Website
grupocaribenos.net
Bus from San Jose to Pulmitan de Liberia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from Liberia to San Juan del Sur
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Bus from San José to Rivas
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Grupo Blanco
Phone
(506) 2771-2550
Email
contraloriadeservicios@grupoblanco.cr
Website
grupoblanco.cr
Bus from Quepos to San José
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
grupoblanco.cr

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