Bus in Samaná

Caribe Tours

Offers services to Santo Domingo at 7am, 8am, 9am, 10am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm (RD$340, 4½ hours, daily), alternating between the faster highway route or the route via San Pedro de Macorís. Stops include Sánchez (RD…
Bus in Samaná

Guaguas to Las Galeras, Las Terrenas & El Limón

Guaguas congregate haphazardly near the mercado municipal, 200m west of the Cestur station, near Calle Angel Mesina. From here, minivans head to Las Galeras (RD$100, one hour, every 10 minutes from 6:30am to 6pm), E…
Bus in Samaná

Asotrapusa Terminal

Bus services to Santo Domingo (RD$325, 2½ hours, every 45 minutes, 4:30am to 4:45pm) and Santiago (RD$325, three hours, every 45 minutes, 4:45am to 2:30pm) leave from the small Asotrapusa terminal. The Puerto Plata …
Taxi in Samaná


Sample taxi fares from Samaná include Las Galeras (US$45), Las Terrenas (US$55), Aeroporto El Catey (US$70), Caberete (US$170), Puerto Plata (US$190), Santo Domingo (US$190), Santiago (US$200) and Punta Cana (US$380…
Bus in Samaná


Papagallo offers a service to Puerto Plata at 1:45pm from under the mango tree on the eastern side of the town park. If you miss him there, he waits at the municipal market until 2pm.
Car Rental in Samaná

Xamaná Rent A Motor

Rents 4WD vehicles starting from US$50 (tax and insurance included); discounts are typically given for rentals of a week or longer.
Bus in Samaná


Runs an 8am bus to Puerto Plata, leaving from in front of the little park next to Banco Popular on Av Malecón.
Bus in Samaná

Santo Canario

Santo Canario leaves at 11am for Puerto Plata from beside Banco Popular on the town park's western side.
Airport in Samaná

Aeropuerto Internacional Arroyo Barril

Seldom-used airport 12.5km east of Samaná town. Mainly used by charter flights in whale-watching season.