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There are 8 ways to get from Tamarindo to Cerro Chirripó by bus, plane, taxi or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, travel  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Tamarindo to Liberia
  2. Take the bus from Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal to Cañas
  3. Take the bus from Cañas to San Jose Terminal Transnorte de Upala
  4. Travel from San Jose Terminal Transnorte de Upala to Cerro Chirripó

Cheapest option

Bus via San Gerardo de Dota  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Tamarindo to San José Terminal 7-10 Tamarindo
  2. Take the bus from San José Terminal Tracopa to San Gerardo de Dota Terminal Tracopa por Cerro de la Muerte

$13 - $17

6 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Tamarindo to San José Terminal 7-10 Tamarindo
  2. Take the bus from San José to San Isidro de El General Pérez Zeledón / ...

$15 - $17

Bus TRALAPA Ltda  •  9h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Tamarindo to San José
  2. Take the bus from San José to San Isidro de El General Pérez Zeledón / ...

$15

Fly Tamarindo to San Jose, bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Tamarindo (TNO) to San Jose (SJO) TNO - SJO
  2. Take the bus from San José Terminal Tracopa to San Gerardo de Dota

$115 - $298

Taxi to Nosara Beach, fly to San Jose, bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Take a taxi from Tamarindo to Nosara Beach
  2. Fly from Nosara Beach (NOB) to San Jose (SJO) NOB - SJO
  3. Take the bus from San José Terminal Tracopa to San Gerardo de Dota

$194 - $451

Bus to Liberia, fly to Quepos, bus  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Tamarindo to Liberia
  2. Fly from Liberia (LIR) to Quepos (XQP) LIR - XQP
  3. Take the bus from Quepos to San Isidro

$37 - $279

Shuttle, bus  •  10h 51m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Tamarindo to San José
  2. Take the bus from San José to San Isidro de El General Pérez Zeledón / ...

$64

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tamarindo to Cerro Chirripó is to bus which costs $15 and takes 9h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Tamarindo to Cerro Chirripó is to fly and bus which costs $110 - $300 and takes 4h 54m.

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The distance between Tamarindo and Cerro Chirripó is 273 km.

The best way to get from Tamarindo to Cerro Chirripó without a car is to bus and travel which takes 7h 52m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 52m to get from Tamarindo to Cerro Chirripó, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tamarindo Airport to San Jose Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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SANSA offers flights from Tamarindo Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Cerro Chirripó. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tamarindo to Tamarindo Airport is to taxi which takes 6m and costs $6 - $8.

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Map of how to get from Tamarindo to Cerro Chirripó.
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  • Distance: 170.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 52m

What companies run services between Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica and Cerro Chirripó, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Tamarindo to Cerro Chirripó via San José Terminal 7-10, I.N.S. Avaluos, C.C.S.S, San José Terminal Tracopa, and San Gerardo de Dota in around 8h 28m.

Airlines
SANSA
Website
flysansa.com
Flights from Tamarindo to San Jose
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $250
Flights from Nosara Beach to San Jose
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $280
Flights from Liberia to Quepos
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $270
Flights from Liberia to Quepos via San Jose
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Bus operators
Transportes La Pampa
Empresa Alfaro
Phone
+506 2222 2666
Website
empresaalfaro.com
Bus from Tamarindo to Liberia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
empresaalfaro.com
Bus from Tamarindo to San José Terminal 7-10
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
empresaalfaro.com
Reyna del Campo
Bus from Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal to Cañas
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reinadelcampo.com
Transnorte de Upala
Phone
506- 2221 3318
Email
info@caribeños.com
Bus from Cañas to San Jose Terminal Transnorte de Upala
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.com
Tracopa
Phone
+506 2775 0365, Whatsapp: +506 7298-3342
Email
info@tracopacr.com
Bus from San José Terminal Tracopa to San Gerardo de Dota
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tracopacr.com
MUSOC S.A.
Phone
2770-3533
Bus from San José to San Isidro de El General
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
sanjosecostarica.org
TRALAPA Ltda
Phone
+506 2680 0392
Bus from Tamarindo to San José
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Grupo Blanco
Phone
(506) 2771-2550
Email
contraloriadeservicios@grupoblanco.cr
Website
grupoblanco.cr
Bus from Quepos to San Isidro
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
grupoblanco.cr
Other operators
Taxi from Tamarindo to Nosara Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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