There are 4 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Quesada by bus, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Bus Transnorte de Upala  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Aeropuerto Internacional Juan Santamaría, Autopista General Cañas, Invu Las Cañas Uno, Río Segundo, Cantón Alajuela, Provincia Alajuela, 200-4003, Costa Rica to Tica Bus Office San José-Alajuela
  2. Take the bus from San Jose to San Carlos San Jose

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Quesada 47.6 miles

$95 - $120

2 alternative options

Bus Transportes San Carlos  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Alajuela to Zarcero, Cantón Zarcero, Provincia Alajuela, 21101, Costa Rica
  2. Take the bus from Zarcero to Ciudad Quesada

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Quesada 47.6 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between San Jose Airport (SJO), Costa Rica and Quesada, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Quesada via Tica Bus Office and San Jose in around 2 h 56 min.

Bus operators
Station Wagon
Phone
+506 2441-1181
Bus from Aeropuerto Internacional Juan Santamaría, Autopista General Cañas, Invu Las Cañas Uno, Río Segundo, Cantón Alajuela, Provincia Alajuela, 200-4003, Costa Rica to Tica Bus Office
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transnorte de Upala
Phone
506- 2221 3318
Email
info@caribeños.com
Bus from San Jose to San Carlos
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.com
Transportes San Carlos
Phone
2460-5064 - 2255-4300
Email
erickamendezcastro@hotmail.com
Website
plazasancarlos.com
Bus from Alajuela to Zarcero, Cantón Zarcero, Provincia Alajuela, 21101, Costa Rica
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
terminal7-10.com
Bus from Zarcero to Ciudad Quesada
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
terminal7-10.com
Other operators
Taxi from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Quesada
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Taxis Coopeirazú
Phone
+506 2254 3211
Taxis Tibás
Phone
+506 2235 9966

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Jose Airport (SJO) and Quesada is 44 km. The road distance is 76 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Quesada is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Quesada is to taxi which takes 1 h 23 min and costs $95 - $120.

No, there is no direct bus from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Quesada. However, there are services departing from Aeropuerto Internacional Juan Santamaría, Autopista General Cañas, Invu Las Cañas Uno, Río Segundo, Cantón Alajuela, Provincia Alajuela, 200-4003, Costa Rica and arriving at San Carlos via San Jose. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJO) to Quesada, including transfers.