There are 4 ways to get from Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata by bus, shuttle or car

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Bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to Puerto Plata

$36 - $45

3 alternative options

Shuttle, bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Santiago Airport to Santiago Caribe
  2. Take the bus from Santiago de los Caballeros to Puerto Plata

$42 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata 55.4 miles

$9 - $14

Shuttle  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Santiago Airport to Sosúa Via Sosua / ...

$93 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata is to bus which costs $35 - $45 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Santiago Airport (STI) and Puerto Plata is 44 km. The road distance is 88.6 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $35 - $45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata is 89 km. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata.

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There are 363+ hotels available in Puerto Plata. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata.
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  • Distance: 27.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between Santiago Airport (STI), Dominican Republic and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic?

Metro ST Autobuses operates a bus from Santiago Airport (STI) to Puerto Plata every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 51 min.

Bus operators
Cibao International Airport Shuttle
Website
partner.city-discovery.com
Shuttle from Santiago Airport to Santiago Caribe
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
partner.city-discovery.com
Book at
partner.city-discovery.com
Caribe Tours
Phone
(809) 221 - 4422
Email
info@caribetours.com.do
Website
caribetours.com.do
Bus from Santiago de los Caballeros to Puerto Plata
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
caribetours.com.do
Book at
caribetours.com.do
Dominican Airport Transfer
Phone
(407) 420-7646
Email
info@dominicanairporttransfers.com
Website
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Shuttle from Santiago Airport to Sosúa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Book at
dominicanairporttransfers.com

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