How to arrive and leave Liberia?

How to arrive and leave Liberia?

By Plane

International airport Daniel Oduber Ph (506) 2668-1010/ 26681032. In the International Airport Daniel Oduber they operate airlines Charter, national flights, the airlines with regular flights to Costa Rica coming from Europe, United States, Center and South America and the Caribe Located: Continental, American, Delta, United, Iberia, Martín Air, British Airways, Grupo Taca, Copas, Cubana, Avianca, Condor, BWIE and Mexicana. There is a tax for the use of the air terminal of 27 US$ per personque it should cancel cash in national currency or in $ (American dollars). This located to the north of Costa Rica, in Liberia the capital of the county of Guanacaste, to 217 km to the Northwest of the capital San José. It was named in the old president’s from Costa Rica honor, Daniel Oduber who had the idea of building an airport in the region and you inaugurated in 1995 with a commercial flight that arrive from Miami, Florida. This built one in the plain of Llano Grande to about 13 Kms to the West of the city of Liberia and with all the services like the paramedics, technicians, fuel, a department of firemen and the service of baggage delivery, bathrooms, medical attendance and a cafeteria. 

Bank of Costa Rica Ph (506) 2668-1103. Schedule: Tuesday to Friday of 9:00 a.m to 3:30 p.m and Saturday of 10:00 a.m at 3:30 p.m.  

SANSA Ph (506) 2668-1047 Tel (506) 2221-9414. International airport Juan Santamaría. E-mail: reservations@flysansa.com www.taca.com www.flysansa.com. Flights 640 exit from San José 06:00 a.m arrived in Liberia 7:15 a.m/ Flights 4648 exit from San José 11:00 a.m arrived in Liberia 11:45 a.m/ Flights 686 exit from San José 2:30 p.m arrived in Liberia 3:45 p.m/ Flights 2640 exit from San José 2:30 p.m arrived in Liberia 3:45 p.m, cost 78 US $ round – trip 156 US$.  

Natureair Ph (506) 2299-6000. E-mail: info@natureair.com E-mail: reservations@nature air.com www.natureair.com. Calls Free (USA/Canadá): 800 235 9272 – Flights 336 exit from San José 1:00 p.m arrived in Liberia 2:15 p.m/ Flights 510 exit from San José 1:00 p.m arrived in Liberia 1:50 p.m/ Flights 356 exit from San José 1:00 p.m arrived in Liberia 1:50 p.m, cost 82US$ round – trip 164 US$ 

By Bus

Pulmitan buses in San José Ph (506) 2222-1650/ 2256-9552. Departs of San Jose to Liberia 6:00 a.m, 7:00 a.m, , 8:00 a.m, 9:00 a.m, 10:00 a.m, 11:00 a.m, 12:00 m.d, 1:00 p.m, 2:00 p.m, 3:00 p.m, 4:00 p.m,5:00 p.m, 6:00 p.m, 7:00 p.m, 8:00 p.m, from 24th Street, on the corner with 5th Avenue, from San José the price is 4.10 US$, 4 ½ hours journey. From the Pulmitan terminal in Liberia Tel (506) 666-0458/ 666-3781, on 5th Avenue, departs Liberia a San José 4:00 a.m, 5:00 a.m, 6:00 a.m, 7:00 a.m, 8:00 a.m, 9:00 a.m, 10:00 a.m,  11:00 a.m, 12:00 m.d,  2:00 p.m, 4:00 p.m, 6:00 p.m, 8:00 p.m.  Bus to San José to  Playa del Coco departs 8:00 a.m, 2:00 p.m, 4:00 p.m, from Liberia a playas del Coco 5:00 a.m, 6:00 a.m, 7:00 a.m, 8:00 a.m, 9:00 a.m, 10:00 a.m,  11:00 a.m, 12:30 m.d,  2:30 p.m, 4:30 p.m, 6:30, Playas del Coco to Liberia departs 5:30 a.m, 6:00 a.m, 7:00 a.m, 8:00 a.m, 9:00 a.m, 10:00 a.m, 11:00 a.m, 1:00 p.m, 2:00 p.m, 3:00 p.m, 4:00 p.m, 5:00 p.m, 06:00 p.m and of Playas del Coco to San José departs 4:00 a.m, 5:00 a.m, 6:00 a.m, 7:00 a.m, 8:00 a.m, 2:00 p.m.  For local destinations, services leave from the terminal on 7th Avenue, a street away from the Interamerican.

Tralapa Ph (506) 2680-0111, traveling to Filadelfia, Santa Cruz and Nicoya every hour for 2 US$. Six buses leave for Coco Beach on a daily basis, whilst those that go to Hermosa and Panama Beach leave at 7:30 a.m, 11:30 a.m, 3:30 p.m, 5:30 p.m and 7:00 p.m. The services that go to La Cruz and Peñas Blancas on the border with Nicaragua leave every hour; some buses from San José stop on this route, if there are available seats. These buses also go to the Santa Rosa National Park. Other places in the north that this terminal covers include: Cuaginiquil to the north of Santa Rosa 3:30 p.m; Santa Cecilia passes by Hacienda Los Inocentes 7:00 p.m, and Quebrada Grande 3:00 p.m; some buses arrive at the villages of Colorado and Cañas Dulces. The Transnica bus service travels in the direction of Managua Nicaragua, tickets are priced at 12.50 US$, they pass at 7:00 a.m, 8:00 a.m and 9:00 a.m. It is better to purchase your tickets a day before your journey at the Guanacaste Hotel to make sure that you get a seat. The buses that go to the south cover Bagaces and Cañas, and travel to Puntarenas, at 5:00 a.m, 8:30 a.m, 10:00 a.m, 11:15 a.m and 3:15 p.m.

Alfaro Ph (506) 2222-2666 goes by Liberia and leaves the passengers in the crossing, their Open from San José 9:00 a.m and 5:30 p.m toward Nicoya/ Return of Nicoya 7:00 a.m and 3:00 p.m. 

By Car 

From Liberia, the Interamerican runs to the south to Cañas some 48 Km away and from San José some 247 Kms the north, this road leads to Peñas Blancas some 77 Km away from the Nicaraguan border. The highway that leads to the west leads to the Nicoya Peninsula, famous for its beaches, surfing, cattle farms and uneven roads. To the east towards the Rincón de la Vieja National Park. You can hire a car at the airport or in Liberia.