Transportation

Bus Station in San José

Terminal 7-10

This newer bus terminal is a base for routes to Nicoya, Nosara, Sámara, Santa Cruz, Tamarindo, Jacó, Monteverde, La Fortuna and a few other places. The four-story facility has a food court, shopping center and parki…
Bus in San José

Autotransportes Caribeños

Buses to northeastern destinations including Puerto Limón, Guápiles, Cariari, Siquirres and Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí. The Caribeños group encompasses several smaller companies (including Empresarios Guapileños and …
Bus Station in San José

Terminal Coca-Cola

A well-known landmark. Numerous buses leave from the terminal and the four-block radius around it to points all over Costa Rica, in particular the Central Valley and the Pacific coast. This is a labyrinthine station…
Bus in San José

Grayline

Routes extend from the Tamarindo to the Caribbean, with a few destinations in the far north and far south. Also offers weekly passes that allow unlimited travel on the scheduled routes.
Airport in San José

Aeropuerto Internacional Juan Santamaría

Handles international air traffic in its main terminal, which is stocked with the usual airport facilities: sundry stores, duty-free outlets and a grim selection of fast-food places.
Bus in San José

Terminal Tracopa

Buses to southwestern destinations including Neily, Dominical, Golfito, Manuel Antonio, Palmar Norte, Paso Canoas, Quepos, San Isidro de El General, San Vito and Uvita.
Bus in San José

Tralapa

Buses to several Península de Nicoya destinations, including Playa Flamingo, Playa Hermosa, Playa Tamarindo and Santa Cruz.
Bus in San José

Autotransportes Mepe

Buses to southern Caribbean destinations including Cahuita, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Manzanillo, Bribrí and Sixaola.
Bus in San José

Interbus

Offers convenient airport transfers (US$15) and shuttle transport between major tourist destinations.
Airport in San José

Aeropuerto Tobías Bolaños

In the suburb of Pavas, San José's second airport services private charter and national flights.