San Jose to Tamarindo

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San Jose to Tamarindo

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4 ways to get from San Jose to Tamarindo

Taking a minivan from San Jose to TamarindoDuration: 4h 30m
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There are 9 operators that run from San Jose to Tamarindo. If you decide to take a minivan, you can take the Standard option.

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Taking a car from San Jose to TamarindoDuration: 5h
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There is 1 operator that run from San Jose to Tamarindo. If you decide to take a car, you can take the SUV option.

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Taking a bus from San Jose to TamarindoDuration: 4h
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There are 3 operators that run from San Jose to Tamarindo. If you decide to take a bus, you can take the Standard and Shuttle options.

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Taking a flight from San Jose to TamarindoDuration: 1h
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There is 1 operator that run from San Jose to Tamarindo, with 2 departures per day. If you decide to take a flight, you can take the Standard option.

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Reviews of the ride from San Jose to Tamarindo

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    Very easy to coordinate the
    Very easy to coordinate the ride! The driver showed up right on time, drove very safe, and was a pleasure to ride with. I’d certainly use this company again when traveling in Costa Rica
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    One of the best transfers!
    One of the best transfers! The driver was punctual. We stopped for coffee on the way from San Jose to Tamarindo.
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    Excellent price and service on
    Excellent price and service on ride from Tamarindo to San Jose.
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Bookaway's customers prefer Standard bus by Tralapa

Standard flight by SANSAwhich usually takes 1h

194 Km (Air)

Standard bus by Tralapa starting at US$9