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How Do I Get to Tamarindo?

Getting to and around the Tamarindo Beach area.

How far is Liberia's Airport to Tamarindo?

Tamarindo is about an hour drive from Liberia's Airport, Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport (LIR).

How far is San Jose from Tamarindo?

Tamarindo is about 5 hours by road from San Jose or 45 minutes on a local flight.

Sansa and Nature Air have direct flights from Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) to Tamarindo.

Does Tamarindo have an airport?

Tamarindo does have an airport. (TNO)

It is about a 5 min drive from town and there are usually taxis available for ground transfer to town from the airport.

Will we need a car if we stay in Tamarindo?

A car is not necessary. You can walk to everything in Tamarindo.

If you do decide that you need a car several rental agencies are available in town.

What kinds of transportation are available and how much?

Local buses are frequent and cheap.

For longer distances, the large comfortable buses cost on average about $1.00 per hour.

Shuttle vans are available; costing more but offering more comfort.

Local taxis are available - (legal taxis are red with a yellow triangle on the side) - ask them to use their meter or "maria".

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