Puntarenas Ferry

Puntarenas Ferry

Ferry from Puntarenas to Paquera and Naranjo

The 65 minutes boat ride across the Gulf of Nicoya is a scenic and relaxing trip with great views of the peninsula. You will pass by small » islands in the gulf, only inhabited by colonies of maritime birds.

In Puntarenas the ferry dock is at the tip of Puntarenas, 2 km from the center – Map of Puntarenas

Ferry to the Northern Region:
(Coyote, San Miguel, Samara, Nicoya, Nosara)
Puntarenas to NaranjoNaranjo to Puntarenas     
6:30
10:00
14:20
19:30
8:00
12:30
17:30
21:00
Ferry to the Southern Region:
(Tambor, Montezuma, Malpais, Santa Teresa)
 Puntarenas to PaqueraPaquera to Puntarenas
5:00
9:00
11:00
14:00
17:00
20:30
5:30
9:00
11:00
14:00
17:00
20:00
Get the ferry at 5:00 p.m. for a beautifull scenery sunset trip across the Gulf of Nicoya

Adults ferry ticket costs around $ 1.70

With a Car on the Ferry:
A simple car with the driver included costs approx $ 24 one way. Only the driver may stay in the car when driving on the ferry. No reservations possible.

Driving Distances from the ferry in Paquera to
Tambor: 24 km (40 min)
Montezuma: 48 km (80 min)
Mal Pais and Santa Teresa: 58 km (90 min)

Be prepared: The roads on the Southern Nicoya Peninsula, Province of Puntarenas, are probably some of the worst of whole Costa Rica.

Attention Bus Travelers:
The 5:00 p.m. ferry from Puntarenas is the last one which connects to the public buses to Montezuma, Mal Pais and Santa Teresa.

Share "Puntarenas Ferry" via: