BY BUS: 


From JUAN SANTAMARIA AIRPORT / Alajuela
Total travel time: around 3 hours (without waiting time). 


You can take a bus from the airport into downtown San José and change buses there to a direct bus to Turrialba.

From the airport buses to San Jose centre leave every 10 minutes from the main public road in front of the airport.  Duration to San Jose 25 minutes. Price about US$1.90

Arriving by bus at the bus terminal in San Jose it is easiest and safest to take an Uber or taxi to the Transtusa Turrialba bus station [Calle 13, between Avenida 6 and 8]. It is about 5 blocks away and depending on traffic it takes about 5 minutes by taxi. Price about US$2. You can also decide to take an Uber or Taxi directly from the airport to Transtusa. 

(To take a taxi all the way to Turrialba costs about $100. )

From SAN JOSE DOWNTOWN (2 hours)

Direct buses run hourly from the TRANSTUSA bus station in SAN JOSE. Avenidas 6 y 8 Calle 13Bis. Best to take a DIRECTO as the COLECTIVO stops everywhere.

From CARTAGO (1,5 hour)

Buses to Turrialba leave from the bus station at Avenida 4 between calle 5 and 7

 

From PUERTO VIEJO/CAHUITA (4,5 / 4 hours)

Take a bus to Limon, there you go to the other bus station (2 blocks away) and take a bus to Siquirres. 

In Siquirres you walk around the soccer field to the other bus station to take a direct bus to Turrialba.

Tell the driver you want to get off one stop before the main terminal. from there you cross the street, walk to the right then take a left. We are there on the left.  

From TORTUGUERO (5 hours)

You arrive by boat to Pavona. From there take a bus to Cariari, change to a bus to Guapiles and there you change to a bus to Siquirres. In Siquirres you can take the direct bus to Turrialba. 
 

BY CAR: 
Take highway 2 from San Jose, then highway 10 from CARTAGO or the beautiful scenery route 230.
From LIMON take highway 32, then get onto highway 10 at SIQUIRRES         

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