There are 4 ways to get from Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ) to Puerto Plata by bus, car or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus Caribe Tours  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Puerto Plata Via Puerto Plata

$85 - $103

Cheapest option

Bus Metro ST Autobuses  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Santiago
  2. Take the bus from Santiago to Puerto Plata

$44 - $50

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ) to Puerto Plata 159.5 miles

$27 - $40

Private Transfer  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Las Americas International Airport to Puerto Plata Via Puerto Plata / ...

$120 - $200

Questions & Answers

The distance between Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ) and Puerto Plata is 185 km. The road distance is 255.3 km.

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The best way to get from Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ) to Puerto Plata without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ) to Puerto Plata, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ) to Puerto Plata is 255 km. It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to drive from Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ) to Puerto Plata.

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There are 361+ hotels available in Puerto Plata. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ) to Puerto Plata.
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  • Distance: 115.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

What companies run services between Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ), Dominican Republic and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic?

Caribe Tours operates a bus from Santo Domingo Airport (SDQ) to Puerto Plata hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 3 h.

Bus operators
Caribe Tours
Metro ST Autobuses
Phone
809 227 0101
Email
recepcionsdq@groupmetro.com
Website
metroserviciosturisticos.com
Bus from Santo Domingo to Santiago
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroserviciosturisticos.com
Bus from Santiago to Puerto Plata
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metroserviciosturisticos.com
Dominican Airport Transfer
Phone
(407) 420-7646
Email
info@dominicanairporttransfers.com
Website
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Shuttle from Santo Domingo Airport to Puerto Plata
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$195
Schedules at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Book at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
DRTransfers
Email
info@drtransfers.com
Website
puntacana.drtransfers.com
Shuttle from Santo Domingo Airport to Puerto Plata
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120
Schedules at
puntacana.drtransfers.com
Book at
puntacana.drtransfers.com

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