There are 3 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Puerto Viejo by plane or bus

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

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Fly to Cartagena, Rey Dorado  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Cartagena (CTG) SJO - CTG
  2. Take the Rey Dorado from Cartagena to Tolú

$242 - $458

Cheapest option

Fly to Barranquilla, Rey Dorado  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Barranquilla (BAQ) SJO - BAQ
  2. Take the Rey Dorado from Barranquilla to Corozal

$162 - $687

1 alternative option

Fly to Monteria, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Monteria (MTR) SJO - MTR
  2. Take the bus from Montería to Tolú

$231 - $763

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Puerto Viejo is to fly and Rey Dorado which costs $240 - $460 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Puerto Viejo is to fly and Rey Dorado which costs $240 - $460 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJO) and Puerto Viejo is 947 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Puerto Viejo, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Jose Airport to Cartagena Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Air Panama, Copa Airlines and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from San Jose Airport to Cartagena Airport.

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There are 175+ hotels available in Puerto Viejo. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Puerto Viejo.
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  • Distance: 591.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 12 min

What companies run services between San Jose Airport (SJO), Costa Rica and Puerto Viejo, Sucre, Colombia?

There is no direct connection from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Puerto Viejo. However, you can fly to Cartagena, take the taxi to Cartagena, take the Rey Dorado to Tolú, then take the taxi to Puerto Viejo. Alternatively, you can fly to Barranquilla, take the taxi to Barranquilla, take the Rey Dorado to Corozal, then take the taxi to Puerto Viejo.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Jose to Cartagena via Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Cartagena via Bogota, Cali
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Cartagena via San Salvador, Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Barranquilla via Bogota
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Barranquilla via Bogota, Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Barranquilla via San Salvador, Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from San Jose to Monteria via Bogota
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from San Jose to Monteria via San Salvador, Bogota
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Cartagena via Panama City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from San Jose to Barranquilla via Panama City
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from San Jose to Cartagena via Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Barranquilla via Miami
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Bus operators
Rapido Ochoa
Website
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Cartagena to Tolú
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
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rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Barranquilla to Corozal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
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rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Montería to Tolú
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com

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