is located at 247 km from San Jose where most of the
international flights land and only 85 Km from Liberia,
where many Charters flights and connecting flights from Miami
to Samara from San Jose
Getting to Samara from Liberia
From San Jose
Sansa (www.flysansa.com) flies between San Jose's Juan Santa Maria Airport and Sámara/Carrillo every day.
The flight will take around 40 minutes.
Reservations & Ticketing
Tel: (506) 2 221-9414 - Fax: (506) 2 255-2176 - firstname.lastname@example.org
A bus leaves daily from San Jose at 12:30 p.m. and 6:15 pm from the
Alfaro bus station which is 150 meters northwest from the Coca Cola station. The cost of a one-way ticket is about Colones
2,800 (about US$7.) per person, and the trip takes about 5 hours. We advise you to buy bus tickets one day in advance.
Interbus - Tel. (506) 2 283-5573 - Fax (506) 2 283-7655 and
Fantasy Bus - Tel. (506) 2 232-3681 - 2 220-2126 offer a comfortable transportation network all over the country by bus.
Contact them for information and booking.
Sámara is about a 4 and half hours drive from San Jose downtown.
From San Jose follow the Interamericana Highway North, until the turnoff for the Tempisque Bridge - Puente de la
Amistad. After crossing the Gulf of Nicoya, drive directly to Nicoya and from there turn south to Samara.
Renting a Car
Major rent a car companies have offices in both San Jose
and Liberia Airport. Minimum age required is 21 years
old. During the rainy season we suggest to rent a 4x4 vehicle.
We can make arrangement for you and you can be picked up
by a taxi in San Jose's International Airport or any
Hotel of the area. Cost is US$ 200. Contact us for booking.
Sámara is about a 1 and half hours drive from Liberia International
Airport "Daniel Oduber".
From Liberia, drive directly to Nicoya and from there turn south to Samara.
A Taxi can pick you up and drive you in Samara. Cost is
US$ 130. Contact us for booking.