HOW TO GET TO OSTIONAL
Away from the tourist, Ostional remains a rural destination, the dirt coastal road that access the beach runs through different small towns with beautiful secluded beaches. In the last few years coming to Ostional has become more accessible, but sometimes during heavy rains (August to October) is better to check with us for road travel conditions.
By Aiplane Ostional is about 10 km from the Nosara´s local airport, making flying into the area very convenient . Sansa and Nature air fly to Nosara once a day, but driving from Nosara to Ostional may be difficult under heavy rains (Aug to Oct).
By Car There are two ways into Ostional. Coming from Santa Cruz through 27 de abril or coming from Nicoya through Nosara, both ways in end up in an unpaved road (160). Driving from Nosara to Ostional may be difficult under heavy rains (Aug to Oct), please check with us for road travel conditions.
By Bus Empresa Alfaro (506-22550775) leaves San Jose at 5:30 am and arrives in Nosara at 11:30 am. Then leaves Nosara at 12:00 noon, arriving back to San Jose at 6:00 pm. A taxi ride for two people Nosara-Ostional is about $20.
The Ostional bus runs twice a day from Santa Cruz main bus stop. The schedule constantly changes but right now there is a bus that leaves Santa Cruz at 12:00 noon arriving into Ostional at 3:00 pm. Ostional Santa Cruz leaves at 7:00 am arriving to Santa Cruz around 10:00 am. . Empresa Alfaro runs the San Jose-Santa Cruz bus service. (506-22550775).
150 m east from Tourist Information Booth, PLaya Ostional, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, 50306, CR.