Transportation

Airport in Puerto Plata

Aeropuerto Internacional Gregorío Luperón

Puerto Plata is served by Aeropuerto Internacional Gregorío Luperón, 18km east of town along the coastal highway (past Playa Dorada), and just a few kilo­meters west of Sosúa. Numerous charter airlines use the airpo…
Bus in Santo Domingo

Caribe Tours

One of the country’s two main bus companies; has most departures and covers more destinations and covers more of the smaller towns than the other company, Metro, does. All but a few destinations are less than four h…
Bus in Santiago

Caribe Tours

Caribe Tours has two terminals in Santiago: in Las Colinas on Av 27 de Febrero about 3km north of the center, and in Los Jardines, just steps from the Metro Buses terminal. All buses for DR destinations stop at both…
Airport in Península de Samaná

Aeropuerto Internacional Samaná El Catey (Presidente Juan Bosch)

Located around 40km west of Samaná, Aeropuerto Internacional El Catey (AZS; otherwise known as Aeropuerto Internacional Presidente Juan Bosch), on the highway between Nagua and Sánchez, is Península de Samaná's main…
Bus in Santo Domingo

Capital Coach Line

To get to Haiti, Capital Coach Line offers daily bus services to Port-au-Prince. It has has one 8am departure daily that stops in Tabarre and ends in Pétionville, a neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, and another at 10a…
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 Higüey

Guaguas to Hato Mayor

For Samaná, go to Asotraihs (it's hard to notice but the stop is in front of Banco La Dinamarca) and take a bus or guagua to Hato Mayor (RD$130, 1¼ hours, hourly, 4:40am to 8:10pm) and transfer to the bus for Sabana…
Bus in Sosúa

Caribe Tours

Has a depot on the highway at the edge of Los Charamicos neighborhood, 1km southwest of the city center. It offers a service from Sosúa to Santo Domingo (RD$350, hourly from 4:30am to 6:30pm). Grab the same bus for …
Bus in Las Terrenas

Las Terrenas Transportes

Las Terrenas Transportes operates direct coaches to Santo Domingo via the main highway (RD$375, 2½ hours, 5am, 7am, 9am, 2pm and 3:30pm), Puerto Plata (RD$325, three hours, 6:30am), Santiago (RD$320, three hours, 6:…
Bus in Ázua

Caribe Tours

Caribe Tours buses between Santo Domingo and Barahona stop in Ázua, arriving at and departing from a small office three blocks northeast of Parque Central. Buses from Ázua to Santo Domingo (RD$200, two hours) depart…