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Airports in Costa Rica

Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport (LIR)

Location

7.5 miles (12km) west of Liberia

Getting to the city

The Liberia City Bus runs hourly between 7am and 6pm. Airport shuttles are available to a number of destinations and resorts in Guanacaste.

Time

Local time is GMT -6.

Contacts

Email: main@liberiacostaricaairport.net

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Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO)

Location

The airport is located 11 miles (18km) from San Jose city centre.

Getting to the city

There are buses every five minutes that can take passengers to and from the airport. If travelling to the airport, passengers should make sure to tell the driver to stop at the airport bus stop. A trip to downtown San Jose costs CRC 535 and takes 35 minutes. Other buses are available to Alajuela and Heredia, and the Guanacaste and Puntarenas beaches. Taxis and rental cars are also available at the airport.

Time

GMT -6

see full airport guide


Liberia International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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