There are several options to reach the Caribbean side of Costa Rica:
Shared ride shuttle from the airport leaving at 2:30 p.m., $59 per person, booking is needed.
Shared ride shuttle from hotel to hotel, leaving at 6:00 a.m. or 7:45 a.m. from San Jose, about $50 per person, booking is needed.
Private company taxi with pick up at the airport for $230.
Public bus is the cheapest, less than $10 per person. Leaving the Terminal of San Carlos (downtown San Jose) at 6:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m.
A taxi from the airport to the terminal costs about $30.
Rent a car at the airport. Let us know what kind of car you would like and we can ask for an estimate for you.
Start your vacation day 1 with White Water Rafting on the Pacuare! Pick-up at 6:00 a.m. at your hotel, then it is about 2 hours drive to reach the base camp in time to have a huge breakfast, do the rafting and enjoy a big lunch on the river. It takes about 2 hours to drive to reach your final destination at about 6:00 p.m. SPECIAL PRICE for our guests, 10% off the regular price. http://www.exploradoresoutdoors.com/pacuare-rafting.html
Leaving at 3:30 p.m. from the airport, $59 per person, booking is needed.