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There are 3 ways to get from Tamarindo to Ostional Wildlife Refuge by bus or plane

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Bus  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Playa Tamarindo, Calle Central, Tamarindo, Cantón Santa Cruz, Provincia Guanacaste, 50309, Costa Rica to Santa Cruz
  2. Take the bus from Nicoya to Playa Guiones 548

$7

2 alternative options

Fly from Tamarindo, bus, travel  •  3h 22m

  1. Fly from Tamarindo (TNO) to Liberia (LIR) TNO - LIR
  2. Take the bus from Liberia to Santa Cruz
  3. Travel from Santa Cruz to Ostional Wildlife Refuge

Bus, fly to Nosara Beach  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Tamarindo to Liberia
  2. Fly from Liberia (LIR) to Nosara Beach (NOB) LIR - NOB

$32 - $353

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The cheapest way to get from Tamarindo to Ostional Wildlife Refuge is to bus which costs $7 and takes 5h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Tamarindo to Ostional Wildlife Refuge is to bus and fly which costs $30 - $360 and takes 3h 52m.

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The distance between Tamarindo and Ostional Wildlife Refuge is 40 km.

The best way to get from Tamarindo to Ostional Wildlife Refuge without a car is to bus which takes 5h 6m and costs $7.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Tamarindo to Ostional Wildlife Refuge, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tamarindo Airport to Liberia Airport is the direct flight which takes 20m.

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SANSA offers flights from Tamarindo Airport to Liberia Airport.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Ostional Wildlife Refuge. Prices start at $45 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 Ostional Wildlife Refuge.
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  • Distance: 25 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica and Ostional Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Tamarindo to Ostional Wildlife Refuge via Santa Cruz, Nicoya, and Playa Guiones in around 5h 6m.

Airlines
SANSA
Website
flysansa.com
Flights from Tamarindo to Liberia
Ave. Duration
20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $270
Flights from Liberia to Nosara Beach
Ave. Duration
30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $350
Bus operators
Transportes Cabo Velas
Bus from Playa Tamarindo, Calle Central, Tamarindo, Cantón Santa Cruz, Provincia Guanacaste, 50309, Costa Rica to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sanjosecostarica.org
Empresa Traroc S.A.
Phone
2685-5352
Email
informacion@traroc.com
Website
traroc.com
Bus from Nicoya to Playa Guiones
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
traroc.com
Transportes La Pampa
Website
transporteslapampa.com
Bus from Liberia to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transporteslapampa.com
Bus from Tamarindo to Liberia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
transporteslapampa.com
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

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