There are 7 ways to get from Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO) by bus, plane or car

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Bus to Guatemala City, fly to San Jose  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional
  2. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to San Jose (SJO) GUA - SJO

$82 - $194

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Drive, bus, bus to San Salvador, fly to San Jose  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Tapachula to Coatepeque
  2. Take the bus from Coatepeque to San Salvador
  3. Take the bus from San Salvador to Zacatecoluca
  4. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to San Jose (SJO) SAL - SJO

$114 - $238

Fly Tapachula to Liberia, bus  •  17 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Tapachula (TAP) to Liberia (LIR) TAP - LIR
  2. Take the bus from Liberia Airport to San Jose Airport

$319 - $1,030

Drive, bus  •  28 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Tapachula to Retalhuleu
  2. Take the bus from Retalhuleu to San Salvador
  3. Take the bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to San José Terminal 7-10

$105 - $123

Bus  •  34 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Tica Bus Tapachula to Tica Bus Guatemala
  2. Take the bus from Tica Bus Guatemala to San Salvador Tica Bus Terminal San Benito
  3. Take the bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to San José Terminal 7-10

$106 - $123

Bus via Guatemala City  •  36 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tapachula to Guatemala City
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala City to San Salvador
  3. Take the bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to San José Terminal 7-10

$124 - $157

Drive  •  19 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO) 854.2 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO). However, there are services departing from Tica Bus Tapachula and arriving at Juan Santamaría International Airport via Tica Bus Guatemala, San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente and San José. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 9 min.

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The distance between Tapachula and San Jose Airport (SJO) is 1030 km. The road distance is 1366.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO) without a car is to bus which takes 34 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 18 min to get from Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO), including transfers.

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Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO) bus services, operated by Tica Bus, depart from Tica Bus Tapachula station.

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The quickest flight from Guatemala City Airport to San Jose Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 39 min.

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Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO) bus services, operated by Transporte del SOL, arrive at San José Terminal 7-10 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO) is 1367 km. It takes approximately 19 h 38 min to drive from Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO).

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Skytrans, Copa Airlines and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Guatemala City Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 530+ hotels available in San Jose Airport (SJO). Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO).
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  • Distance: 644 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 18 min

What companies run services between Tapachula, Mexico and San Jose Airport (SJO), Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Tapachula to San Jose Airport (SJO) via Tica Bus Guatemala, San Salvador Tica Bus Terminal San Benito, San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente, San José Terminal 7-10, and San José in around 34 h 9 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Guatemala City to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Guatemala City to San Jose via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from San Salvador to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Guatemala City to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from San Salvador to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tapachula to Liberia via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Guatemala City to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tapachula to Liberia via Mexico City, Houston
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Bus operators
Trans Galgos Inter
Phone
2232-3661
Email
transgalgosinter@hotmail.com
Website
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Coatepeque to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Retalhuleu to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
bus
Bus from San Salvador to Zacatecoluca
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Transporte del SOL
Website
transportedelsol.com
Bus from San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente to San José Terminal 7-10
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
transportedelsol.com
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from Tica Bus Tapachula to Tica Bus Guatemala
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ticabus.com
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ticabus.com
Bus from Tica Bus Guatemala to San Salvador Tica Bus Terminal San Benito
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Turansa
Website
turansa.com
Bus from Guatemala City to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Schedules at
turansa.com

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The best way to get from Tapachula to Tapachula Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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