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By Car or Ground Transportation | Airplane Transportation

Transportation to the Springs Resort & Spa. Ground-Airplane-Helicopter

 

International Flights to Costa Rica arrive either into San Jose at the San Juan Santa Maria International Airport (SJO) or to Liberia (LIR) at the Daniel Oduber International Airport.   Please make certain that you specify the correct airport when making your transportation arrangements.

 

By Car or Ground Transportation

From The Springs Resort & Spa

See rates here!

 

From the San Jose (SJO)-Juan Santa Maria Airport 

Transfer time to the resort is approximately three hours.  (Prices below are subject to change)

RATES
Van Transport One Way 4 people = $155--$10 per person over 4 people

We recommend no more than 8 people and 4 max with extra luggage
(Please note that vehicle capacities depend on the size of the people and their luggage)

Coaster Small Bus with big windows One Way = $400
(Seats up to 16 people with minimal luggage and 12-14 with one bag per person)

44 Seat Bus with Bathroom One Way = Please inquire for pricing.
(Also has large luggage compartment below to speed loading at airport)

52 Seat Bus with Bathroom One Way = Please inquire for pricing.
(Has bathroom and large compartment to store luggage)

 

From the Liberia Airport (LIR) Daniel Oduber International Airport

Transfer time to the resort is approximately three hours.  (Prices below are subject to change)

RATES
Van Transport One Way 4 people = $165--$10 per person over 4 people
(Please note that vehicle capacities depend on the size of the people and their luggage)

Coaster Small Bus with big windows One Way = $425
(Seats up to 16 people with minimal luggage and 12-14 with one bag per person)

44 Seat Bus with Bathroom One Way = Please inquire for pricing.  
(Has bathroom and large compartment to store luggage)

52 Seat Bus with Bathroom One Way = Please inquire for pricing.
(Has bathroom and large compartment to store luggage)

 

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coaster



Airplane Transportation

Domestic flights are available from San Jose or Liberia to the La Fortuna Airport, located about 30 minutes awat from The Springs Resort and Spa. Please contact our concierge department by email for more information at concierge@thespringscostarica.com or visit www.natureair.com or www.flysansa.com

 

 






Private charters are also available from various locations around the country.

Prices fluctuate based on number of passengers, distance, and seasonal rates. Please contact the concierge department via email at concierge@thespringscostarica.com for more detailed information. We will be happy to price these charters for you.

Please note that it is always a good idea to fly in the mornings when the weather is clearer especially during the rainy seasons. Also, these small planes do not hold a large quantity of luggage and it is best with a large group to send the luggage by ground transport.

 

Private Helicopter Charters (Prices fluctuate with availability)

private helicopters

You can charter either the Bell 206 L4 turbine helicopter that can hold six passengers or the McDonnell Douglas MDX Twin Turbine Helicopter that can also hold six passengers.

Please contact the concierge department via email at concierge@thespringscostarica.com for more detailed information. We will be happy to price a private helicopter charter for you.



Flight time from San Jose approximately 30 minutes x 2 = 1 hour = $1,600 one way

  • The Springs – Liberia                     40 minutes $3,560
  • The Springs – JW Marriott              45 minutes $3,800
  • The Springs – SJ                            35 minutes $1,565
  • The Springs – Four Season              40 minutes $3,600
  • SJ – Four Season                             1 hour $2,950  
  • The Springs – Los Sueños Marriott  45 minutes $2,700

Quepos

  • The Springs – Quepos                     50 minutes $2,640
  • SJ – Quepos                                    35 Minutes $1,200

Puntarenas

  • SJ  –  Los Sueños (Jaco)                   30 minutes $1,200

To Be Picked up at Liberia Airport

  • Flight time from Liberia Airport to The Springs Resort approximately 30 minutes
  • Flight time back to San Jose from The Springs Resort approximately 30 minutes
  • Flight time back to San Jose from The Springs Resort approximately 30 minutes
  • Total Flight Time = 1 hour 45 minutes x $1,600 = $2,800
  • McDonnell Douglas MDX Twin Turbine (6 passenger) $3,500 per hour – This is the best helicopter in Costa Rica because it is twin turbine- You must pay for total flight time of the helicopter to return to its home base or fly to a destination and pick you up. They fly out of the Private Pavas Airport but can pick up at San Jose International.


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