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There are 5 ways to get from Trinidad and Tobago to Puerto la Cruz by ferry, car ferry or car

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

Ferry, travel via San Pedro  •  11h 7m

  1. Take the ferry from Chaguaramas to Güiria
  2. Travel from Güiria to Santa Isabel
  3. Take the ferry from Santa Isabel to Río Caribe
  4. Travel from Río Caribe to El Guamache
  5. Travel from San Pedro to Puerto la Cruz

4 alternative options

Ferry, travel, car ferry  •  19h 21m

  1. Take the ferry from Chaguaramas to Güiria
  2. Travel from Güiria to Santa Isabel
  3. Take the ferry from Santa Isabel to Río Caribe
  4. Travel from Río Caribe to El Guamache
  5. Travel from El Bichar to Cumaná
  6. Take the car ferry from Cumaná to Punta de Piedras
  7. Take the car ferry from Punta de Piedras to Puerto la Cruz

Ferry, drive, travel via San Juan de las Galdonas  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the ferry from Chaguaramas to Güiria
  2. Drive from Güiria to San Juan de las Galdonas
  3. Take the ferry from San Juan de las Galdonas to Río Caribe
  4. Travel from Río Caribe to Güinima
  5. Travel from El Bichar to Puerto la Cruz

Ferry, drive, travel  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the ferry from Chaguaramas to Güiria
  2. Drive from Güiria to Rio Caribe
  3. Travel from Carúpano to El Guamache
  4. Travel from El Bichar to Puerto la Cruz

Ferry, travel  •  10h 56m

  1. Take the ferry from Chaguaramas to Güiria
  2. Travel from Güiria to Santa Isabel
  3. Take the ferry from Santa Isabel to Río Caribe
  4. Travel from Río Caribe to El Guamache
  5. Travel from El Bichar to Puerto la Cruz

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Venezuela

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Venezuela

Lockdown measures are currently in place for Trinidad and Tobago. Leaving Trinidad and Tobago may be in violation of local restrictions.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Trinidad and Tobago

Last updated: May 25 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The distance between Trinidad and Tobago and Puerto la Cruz is 406 km.

It takes approximately 11h 7m to get from Trinidad and Tobago to Puerto la Cruz, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Trinidad and Tobago to Puerto la Cruz.
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  • Distance: 405.7 km
  • Duration: 11h 7m

What companies run services between Trinidad and Tobago and Puerto la Cruz, Venezuela?

There is no direct connection from Trinidad and Tobago to Puerto la Cruz. However, you can take the drive to Chaguaramas, take the ferry to Güiria, take the travel to Santa Isabel, take the ferry to Río Caribe, take the travel to El Guamache, take the bus to San Pedro, then take the travel to Puerto la Cruz. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Chaguaramas, take the ferry to Güiria, take the travel to Santa Isabel, take the ferry to Río Caribe, take the travel to El Guamache, take the bus to El Bichar, take the travel to Cumaná, take the car ferry to Punta de Piedras, then take the car ferry to Puerto la Cruz.

Ferry operators
Nauti Tours Guiria
Phone
+58(424)813-3168 // +58(412)1805978 // +1 (868) 329-1920
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Chaguaramas to Güiria
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
facebook.com
Lanchas Rio Caribe
Ferry from Santa Isabel to Río Caribe
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30
Ferry from San Juan de las Galdonas to Río Caribe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20
Gran Cacique Express
Phone
(0501) - 6433779
Website
grancacique.com.ve
Car ferry from Cumaná to Punta de Piedras
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
grancacique.com.ve
Book at
ventas.grancacique.net
Car ferry from Punta de Piedras to Puerto la Cruz
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
grancacique.com.ve
Book at
ventas.grancacique.net
Navibus
Phone
0295-5006284
Email
info@navibus.com.ve
Website
navibus.com.ve
Car ferry from Punta de Piedras to Puerto la Cruz
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
navibus.com.ve

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