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There are 5 ways to get from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca by car, bus, ferry or shuttle

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Recommended option

Drive, bus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Santa Teresa to Caldera
  2. Take the bus from Caldera to San José Terminal 7-10
  3. Take the bus from San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

$30 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Teresa to San José Santa Teresa
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca Gran Terminal del Caribe

$20 - $23

3 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the ferry from Malpais to Jacó
  2. Take the bus from Jacó to San Jose
  3. Take the bus from San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

$64 - $67

Bus, shuttle  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Teresa to San José Santa Teresa
  2. Take a shuttle bus from San Jose to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

$66

Drive  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 309 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca is to bus which costs $20 - $24 and takes 10 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca. However, there are services departing from Santa Teresa and arriving at Puerto Viejo de Talamanca via San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 38 min.

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The distance between Santa Teresa and Puerto Viejo de Talamanca is 265 km. The road distance is 494.4 km.

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The best way to get from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 9 h 51 min and costs $64 - $67.

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It takes approximately 9 h 33 min to get from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, including transfers.

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Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca bus services, operated by Transportes Cóbano, depart from Santa Teresa station.

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Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca bus services, operated by Autotransportes MEPE, arrive at Puerto Viejo de Talamanca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca is 494 km. It takes approximately 8 h 57 min to drive from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca.

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There are 366+ hotels available in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca.
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  • Distance: 165.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 33 min

What companies run services between Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica and Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Santa Teresa to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca via San José and San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe in around 10 h 38 min.

Bus operators
Empresa Alfaro
Phone
+506 2222 2666
Website
empresaalfaro.com
Bus from Caldera to San José Terminal 7-10
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
empresaalfaro.com
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Transportes Jacó
Phone
(506) 2290-2922
Email
info@transportesjacoruta655.com
Website
transportesjacoruta655.com
Bus from Jacó to San Jose
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transportesjacoruta655.com
Transportes Cóbano
Phone
+506 2642 1112
Email
usuariotranscobano@gmail.com
Bus from Santa Teresa to San José
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
facebook.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Ferry operators
Zuma Tours

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