There are 7 ways to get from Santa Elena to Uvita (Station) by taxi, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, bus  •  4h 52m

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Elena to Tárcoles
  2. Take the bus from Tárcoles to Uvita San José

$104 - $127

Cheapest option

Drive, bus  •  5h 44m

  1. Drive from Santa Elena to Parrita
  2. Take the bus from Parrita to Dominical San José

$20 - $33

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Laguna de Alfaro Ruiz to San José Laguna de Alfaro Ruiz / ...
  2. Take the bus from San José to Uvita San Jose

$29 - $31

Bus via San Ramón  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the bus from San Ramón to San José San José
  2. Take the bus from San José to Uvita Via Uvita / ...

$51 - $62

Bus via Zarcero  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Zarcero to San José
  2. Take the bus from San José to Uvita Via Uvita / ...

$30 - $38

Drive  •  4h 25m

  1. Drive from Santa Elena to Uvita (Station) 242.9 km

$23 - $35

Bus, fly  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Zarcero to Alajuela
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Quepos (XQP) SJO - XQP
  3. Take the bus from Quepos to Uvita

$97 - $194

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Elena to Uvita (Station) is to drive and bus which costs $20 - $35 and takes 5h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Elena to Uvita (Station) is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 25m.

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The distance between Santa Elena and Uvita (Station) is 144 km. The road distance is 242.9 km.

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The best way to get from Santa Elena to Uvita (Station) without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 4h 52m and costs $100 - $130.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Santa Elena to Uvita (Station), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to Quepos Airport is the direct flight which takes 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Elena to Uvita (Station) is 243 km. It takes approximately 4h 25m to drive from Santa Elena to Uvita (Station).

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Skyway offers flights from San Jose Airport to Quepos Airport.

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There are 214+ hotels available in Uvita (Station). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Santa Elena, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica and Uvita (Station), Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Santa Elena to Uvita (Station) via Laguna de Alfaro Ruiz, San José, and Uvita in around 7h 47m.

Airlines
Skyway
Website
skywaycr.com
Flights from San Jose to Quepos
Ave. Duration
17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Bus operators
Tracopa
Phone
+506 2775 0365, Whatsapp: +506 7298-3342
Email
info@tracopacr.com
Bus from Tárcoles to Uvita
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from San José to Uvita
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Parrita to Dominical
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Bus from Quepos to Uvita
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
Autotransportes Zarcero
Phone
506 24456251
Email
atmr@1962@hotmail.com
Bus from Laguna de Alfaro Ruiz to San José
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mipueblooccidente.com
Transportes Delio Morales
Phone
+506 89221705, 85495010
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San José to Uvita
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
southerncostarica.biz
Empresarios Unidos
Phone
(506) 2221-6600
Website
eupsacr.com
Bus from San Ramón to San José
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
eupsacr.com
Transportes San Carlos
Phone
2460-5064 - 2255-4300
Email
erickamendezcastro@hotmail.com
Website
plazasancarlos.com
Bus from Zarcero to San José
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
terminal7-10.com
Bus from Zarcero to Alajuela
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
terminal7-10.com
Other operators
Taxi from Santa Elena to Tárcoles
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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