There are 7 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo by plane, taxi, bus, car or shuttle

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Fly to Tamarindo  •  51 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Tamarindo (TNO) SJO - TNO

$117 - $309

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the bus from San José Terminal 7-10 to Tamarindo Terminal 7-10

$25 - $31

5 alternative options

Fly to Liberia, taxi  •  1h 55m

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Liberia (LIR) SJO - LIR
  2. Take a taxi from Liberia to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo

$194 - $948

Bus via Sardinal  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Real Cariari to Sardinal San Jose

$80 - $100

Bus #2  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the bus from San José to Tamarindo 503 A San Jose

$27 - $31

Drive  •  4h 1m

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo 236.1 km

$22 - $35

Shuttle  •  4h 36m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Jose Intl Airport to JW Marriott Hacienda Pinilla Sjo

$108 - $112

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The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo is to fly which costs $110 - $310 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJO) and El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo is 174 km. The road distance is 236.1 km.

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The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo without a car is to bus via Sardinal which takes 5h 23m and costs $80 - $100.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo, including transfers.

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The best way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo is to fly which takes 51 min and costs $110 - $310. Alternatively, you can bus via Sardinal, which costs $80 - $100 and takes 5h 23m.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to Tamarindo Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo is 236 km. It takes approximately 4h 1m to drive from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo.

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Skyway offers flights from San Jose Airport to Tamarindo Airport.

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There are 626+ hotels available in El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo.
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  • Distance: 173.5 km
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between San Jose Airport (SJO), Costa Rica and El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo, Costa Rica?

Skyway flies from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo twice daily. Alternatively, Transmonteverde operates a bus from San Jose Airport (SJO) to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo twice daily. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 3h.

Airlines
Skyway
Website
skywaycr.com
Flights from San Jose to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from San Jose to Liberia
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Jose to Liberia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Bus operators
Transmonteverde
Phone
+506 2645 7447
Email
transmonteverde@yahoo.com
Website
transmonteverde.com
Bus from Real Cariari to Sardinal
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
Empresa Alfaro
Phone
+506 2222 2666
Website
empresaalfaro.com
Bus from San José Terminal 7-10 to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
empresaalfaro.com
TRALAPA Ltda
Phone
+506 2680 0392
Bus from San José to Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
facebook.com
Costa Rica Travel Group Inc.
Phone
(506) 8849 - 8969
Email
reservations@transportation-costarica.com
Website
transportation-costarica.com
Shuttle from San Jose Intl Airport to JW Marriott Hacienda Pinilla
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
interbus.rezdy.com
Other operators
Taxi from Liberia to El Sabanero Eco Lodge, Tamarindo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Liberia Taxi
Phone
+506 2666 3330

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