With this daily collective transportation service we provide the perfect option for you to connect these two tourist destinations: Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica and San Juan del Sur in Nicaragua.
We offer transportation in comfortable, air-conditioned microbuses with a direct trip (we do make brief stops for bathrooms and refreshments).
Enjoy your vacation traveling comfortable, rapidly, and securely
We connect two popular tourist destinations with tourist friendly transportation options for those who want to travel both in Costa Rica and Nicaragua.
Discover the paradisiacal beaches of San Juan del Sur located in the Pacific South of Nicaragua traveling comfortably non-stop in a micro-bus from your hotel in La Fortuna and the area around Arenal Volcano.
If you’re on vacation in Costa Rica, don’t miss out on the experience of visiting a country full of history like Nicaragua; only a short journey from beautiful northern Costa Rica and Arenal Volcano.
Daily departures at 6:00 AM (exact time varies depending on the location of your hotel).
Price is $ 75 per person
Price does not include departure and entrance taxes at the border.
Transportation is provided in comfortable air-conditioned microbuses.
Travel at your own pace, on your own schedule, and without having to wait on other passengers. We offer this private transportation service to travel between two major tourist destinations: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua and the La Fortuna – Arenal Volcano area in Costa Rica (or vice versa).
According to your schedule our driver will pick you up from your hotel in a late model shuttle van to take you to the Peñas Blancas border crossing. There you will go through the border crossing and connect with another shuttle van waiting for you on the other side to take you on to your destination.
With this service there is no waiting for other passengers; on the way we stop when and where you want to: restaurants, super market, photo stops, etc.
The approximate travel time is four and a half hours of travel time. This does not include the time necessary to cross the border which will depend on the time of day and number of others waiting to cross. Typically after 2:00 pm there is less of a wait at the border.
Cost: $270 for groups of 1 to 5 people
Contact us for groups of 6 or more.
Migratory taxes to be paid at the border crossing are not included in the transportation. Costs $ 8
Traveling from Costa Rica to Nicaragua:
Peñas Blancas Border
Costa Rica Exit / Entrance office schedule:
From 6:00 am - 12 midnight.
Nicaragua immigration office schedule:
From 6:00 am – 11:00 pm
Traveling from Nicaragua to Costa Rica:
For reservation, please fill out the following form.
+506 85 45 0475
Tel: (506) 85450475
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