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Excellent economic way to get from San Jose to Manuel Antonio

I've taken other buses in the past and it was a bit rough. These buses are clean, comfortable... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
Very economical, comfortable & reliable

Chose directo service from San Jose to Manuel Antonio, took just under 4 hours for about 14000... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Chris D
Cardiff, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've taken other buses in the past and it was a bit rough. These buses are clean, comfortable (they have AC) and safe (seatbelts and obviously an experienced driver). The bus made a 15 minute pit stop around half way through the journey to allow...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

We took Tracopa twice, from San Jose - Manuel Antonio and Uvita - San Jose with my parents and husband. I’ll definitely recommend this bus. It has AC and the driver has a good speed. I actually prefer this transport rather than private shuttle like...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

I drove recently Tracopa bus going from San Jose to Quepos. I was very impress about the driver, he as incredible, safe speed nice usic, ood AC We move fast but not crazy At the end I toll the driver how impres I was

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Chose directo service from San Jose to Manuel Antonio, took just under 4 hours for about 14000 colones for 3 of us. If you get off at final stop in MA the local bus is very frequent, dirt cheap & chances are it stops near...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Chris D
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We flew into San Jose and planned to take the bus directly to Manuel Antonio. We took the city bus into San Jose city centre. We then made our way to the Tarcopa terminal in the capital. Buying tickets was easy and fairly affordable. Each...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

To get there you can take the train yo the Estación pacifica and walk a few blocks, train does not run all day though only during the morning and afternoon rush hours. They only take cash! Its a good affordable way to get from San...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank gchar09
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I took the Tracopa bus from David, Panama to San José, Costa Rica. It took 8 hours and 20 minutes including a 45 minutes stop at the border during which time you have be outside the bus in the afternoon heat. The bus makes another...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Robert937
Reviewed January 10, 2017

This was the most economical bus service we could find to get from San Jose to Ojochal on the SW coast. Very comfortable buses, 2 departures per day in early morning and mid afternoon. It was all good except for the attitude of the bus...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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February 13, 2019|
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Response from roadadvisor | Reviewed this property |
Beleive me or not is a tricky question...even that techincally TRACOPA does not offer service to Jaco...that means is not a TRACOPA fare...you can buy the ticket to Manuel Antonio and ask the driver to stop in Jaco...but my... More
February 7, 2019|
Response from roadadvisor | Reviewed this property |
Good question...I may have to call them tomorrow to find out... roadadvsior
January 18, 2019|
Response from roadadvisor | Reviewed this property |
Yes USD or Coloens no problem!!