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Arenal to Playa Conchal - Car rental or hire?

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Arenal to Playa Conchal - Car rental or hire?

Arriving in Liberia, off to Arenal for three nights, then to Playa Conchal for 4-5 nights. What is the best way to get to each area? Car rental or private transport? Thank-you!

Arenal Volcano area
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1. Re: Arenal to Playa Conchal - Car rental or hire?

To enjoy Arenal Volcano area is better if you have rent a car, but at the beach you don`t need it.

You can take the interbus shuttle service, depending the time that you arrive.

San Jose, Costa Rica
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2. Re: Arenal to Playa Conchal - Car rental or hire?

It is nice the freedom of having your own car...all depends how you feel driving in a foreign country!! Costa Rica is great for driving...is part of the adventure!!

Private transfers is nice ...you just enjoy the ride!!

From Liberia to Arenal...about $ 150.00

From Arenal to Conchal about $ 175.00

R.A Luis

Just buckle up and enjoy the ride in paradise

nj
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3. Re: Arenal to Playa Conchal - Car rental or hire?

OK thanks. will probably rent then, but where is the shuttle, in arenal? and it goes into playa conchal?

Atlanta, Georgia
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4. Re: Arenal to Playa Conchal - Car rental or hire?

There are two shuttle services that operate throughout Costa Rica:

graylinecostarica.com/graylinetouristbus.html

http://www.interbusonline.com/

nj
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5. Re: Arenal to Playa Conchal - Car rental or hire?

Thank-you! I drove in ireland in feb. for a week. Now that was an advdenture! (opposite side driving)

Colorado
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6. Re: Arenal to Playa Conchal - Car rental or hire?

Rent a car! We did and it was nice to have the freedom to go where we wanted. Drive to Arenal is easy and pretty!

7. Re: Arenal to Playa Conchal - Car rental or hire?

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