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There are 6 ways to get from Santo Domingo to Gonaïves by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Santiago Santiago

Cheapest option

Bus via Port-au-Prince  •  9h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Puerto Principe
  2. Take the bus from Port Prince to Gonaïves

4 alternative options

Bus via Port-au-Prince #2  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Puerto Príncipe Vía Haiti
  2. Take the bus from Port Prince to Gonaïves

Drive  •  6h 27m

  1. Drive from Santo Domingo to Gonaïves 414.2 km

Fly to Cap Haitien, drive  •  10h 17m

  1. Fly from Higuero (JBQ) to Cap Haitien (CAP) JBQ - CAP
  2. Drive from Cap Haitien to Gonaïves

Fly to Port au Prince, bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Higuero (JBQ) to Port au Prince (PAP) JBQ - PAP
  2. Take the bus from Port Prince to Gonaïves

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santo Domingo to Gonaïves is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 6h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Santo Domingo to Gonaïves is to bus which costs $180 - $230 and takes 4h 20m.

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The distance between Santo Domingo and Gonaïves is 313 km. The road distance is 414.2 km.

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The best way to get from Santo Domingo to Gonaïves without a car is to bus which takes 4h 20m and costs $180 - $230.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m to get from Santo Domingo to Gonaïves, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Higuero Airport to Cap Haitien Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 15m and has one stopover.

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Gonaïves is 1h behind Santo Domingo. It is currently 7:33 PM in Santo Domingo and 6:33 PM in Gonaïves.

Yes, the driving distance between Santo Domingo to Gonaïves is 414 km. It takes approximately 6h 27m to drive from Santo Domingo to Gonaïves.

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Sunrise Airways offers flights from Higuero Airport to Cap Haitien Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Gonaïves. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santo Domingo to Gonaïves.
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  • Distance: 313.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 20m

What companies run services between Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and Gonaïves, Haiti?

Transporte Espinal C.A operates a bus from Santo Domingo to Santiago every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 3h.

Airlines
Sunrise Airways
Flights from Higuero to Cap Haitien via Port au Prince
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $440
Flights from Higuero to Port au Prince
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $370
Bus operators
Caribe Tours
Phone
(809) 221 - 4422
Email
info@caribetours.com.do
Website
caribetours.com.do
Bus from Santo Domingo to Puerto Principe
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
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The best way to get from Santo Domingo to Higuero Airport is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $19 - $24.

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