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Getting to Heredia

Conveniently located just 10 kilometers from San José, capital and main travel hub of Costa Rica, Heredia boasts excellent travel communications by both bus and plane.

By plane
The closest airport to Heredia is the Juan Santamaría International Airport; located in the outskirts of San José, it's the principal airport of Costa Rica and has connections to destinations throughout North, Central and South America as well as Europe. From the airport, it's just a 15-minute taxi or bus ride to Heredia.

By bus
While Heredia does not have a main bus terminal, there are bus stops located throughout the city - particularly near park and in commercial areasthat depart for various destinations. To go to Barva, for example, you'll catch the bus on the Calle Central between 1st and 3rd avenues. If you're going to San José, the bus stop is located on Avenida 4 between the çstreets Central and 1. Ask around regarding other destinations.

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