Tuesday 22 June 2021

“Old normality”: Ruta 27 reported long lines as vacations headed for the beaches

Travel time to the beach areas such as Jaco, Tamarindo, and Playas del Coco took more than double the normal on Saturday

National "Old normality": Ruta 27 reported long lines as vacations headed for the...

Travel time to the beach areas such as Jaco, Tamarindo, and Playas del Coco took more than double the normal on Saturday

(QCOSTARICA) Thousands sought to take advantage of the long weekend so they decided to head for the beaches and vacation destinations of Costa Rica which brought an “old normal” on the main routes: the congestion.

Traffic headed west on Ruta 27, in the area of the tolls, Saturday morning

For kilometers, for most of the day, Saturday traffic on the Ruta 27 headed out of San Jose for the Pacific Coast, and the Interamericana Route 1 to Guanacaste was like any long weekend pre-pandemic.

- payin the bills -

Reports that it took three hours or more to reach the Central Pacific towns of Jaco and Herradura and six hours to reach Guacanaste. Normally it takes half of Saturday’s driving time to reach the beaches of Jaco, Herradura and Tamarindo, Playas del Coco and others.

The traffic starting building Friday night and continued into Saturday, the operator of the Ruta 27, Globalvia (Autopista del Sol), reporting long lines of traffic at different points on the road.

According to Globalvía Twitter, the slow traffic situation started as early Saturday morning in points Santa Ana, Turrúcares, and in Siquiares, the three are typical bottleneck situations when traffic volume increases, and many others.

- paying the bills -

“Tránsito lento” was repeated over and over in Tweets.

Follow traffic flow live on CamarasViales.com. The use is free, but you must agree to the terms and conditions prior to use.

As in pre-pandemic days, the reserve is expected to occur on Monday, September 14.

This year, the Independence Day holiday of September 15 was moved to the Monday to spur local tourism in the government’s effort to revitalize the economy.

Ricohttp://www.theqmedia.com
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

Full court decides not to investigate or dismiss Emilia Navas

QCOSTARICA - Emilia Navas will not be removed from her position...

Pandemic reinforces the Costa Rica’s attractiveness as a global destination for wellness tourism

QCOSTARICA - The pandemic caused by Covid-19 fuels the strategy of...

MOST READ

OIJ investigation into road works corruption leads to inquiries in Panama

QCOSTARICA - The prestige of the company of some of the richest men in Costa Rica hangs by a thread. For many, the MECO...

Today’s Vehicle Restriction June 21: plates ending in 1 & 2 CANNOT circulate

Today, Monday, June 21, we are back to the two plates that cannot circulate, in today's case plates ending in 1 & 2 CANNOT...

The United States will distribute 55 million vaccines against Covid-19 in Latin America, Africa and Asia

QCOSTARICA - The United States presented on Monday a plan to share 55 million doses of coronavirus vaccines worldwide, with approximately 75% of the...

Lack of space on Racsa’s hard drive paralyzed immigration consultation at the airport this Monday

RICO's DIGEST - We've all had this happen, your computer's hard drive is full and your computer crashes. But we are not the Radiográfica...

Today’s Vehicle Restriction June 20: only “EVENS” can circulate

Today, Sunday, June 20, only vehicles with "EVEN" ending plates CAN circulate The measure is countrywide and applied between 5:00 am and 9:00 pm, save...

Let's Keep This Going!

To be updated with all the latest news and information about Costa Rica and Latin America.

Log In

Forgot password?

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.