Several places around town rent out bicycles, mopeds and scooters. Bikes can usually be rented for about US$5 an hour or US$10 to US$15 per day, though prices change depending on the season. Mopeds and small scooters cost from US$30 to US$50 per day (many places ask for a cash or credit-card deposit of about US$200).


There are several rental agencies in town, so shop around for the best rates.

Budget International car-hire company.

Economy South of Calle Ancha.


Taxis to Playa Hermosa from Jacó cost around US$15. Negotiate with any of the taxis along Av Pastor Díaz.