Thursday 8 December 2022

Travel by bus to Nicaragua through the Tablillas border now available

Las Tablillas border crossing offers less congestion

Paying the bills

Latest

Bukele’s surprise and private visit to Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - El Salvador president Nayib Bukele made a...

Regular gas drop approved, while super and diesle go up

QCOSTARICA - The regulating authority of public services, the...

Kölbi has the fastest mobile network in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Kölbi, the brand of the state-owned utility,...

Refund on Marchamo for early payers announced

QCOSTARICA - Paid your Marchamo in November? If you...

U.S. allocates US$22 million to the immigration crisis in Panama

Q24N (EFE) The United States has allocated close to...

El Salvador is a “time bomb”

Q REPORTS - According to a recent report from...

Sports Odds Explained

Different Types Of Sportsbooks Odds. For newcomers, betting odds...

Dollar Exchange

¢596.96 Buy

¢604.15 Sell

7 December 2022 - At The Banks - BCCR

Paying the bills

Share

QCOSTARICA – As of Friday, December 3, those who need to travel to and from Costa Rica to Nicaragua by bus, will have a new, faster option through the border post of Tablillas.

This is what the Costa Rican bus company Transnica announced, which will initially make a weekly trip by way of route and could increase the frequency if there is demand, according to Transnica president Óscar Alfaro.

- Advertisement -

The departure will be on Fridays from San José to Managua at 1 am and on Saturdays, from Managua at 7 am heading to San José.

To Managua, users will be able to board the service at various places on the route between San José and Tablillas, such as Naranjo, Ciudad Quesada, Muelle, Santa Rosa de Pocosol and Los Chiles.

In Nicaraguan territory, there will be stops in cities such as San Carlos de Nicaragua, Acoyapa and Juigalpa, located on the way between the border post and the capital, reaching Managua.

The cost per trip will be US$30 and passengers can purchase their tickets at Transnica terminals and agencies in both countries, as well as online at www.transnica.com.

“On the Tablillas route, Transnica says it will use its newest units, which have all the necessary services to provide safety, comfort, and punctuality to those who need to travel between the two countries,” its president explained.

To enter Nicaragua, passengers must have a negate covid-19 PCR test taken at least 72 hours prior to arrival and may be subject to contact tracing by Health authorities.

- Advertisement -

To enter Costa Rica, visitors must have travel insurance to cover covid-19 expenses and accommodations costs or a vaccination certificate, in English or Spanish, showing they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days prior to arrival. Vaccines accepted are AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Moderna, Sinopharm and Sinovac. This does not apply to Costa Ricans or residents with the DIMEX card. Nor passengers younger than 18 years of age.

To leave Costa Rica, passengers must pay the US$9 exit tax, which can be purchased from Transnica.

 

- Advertisement -
Paying the bills
Avatar photo
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

Health confirms 15 cases of malaria on the border with Nicaragua

QCOSTARICA - An outbreak of 15 people positive for malaria on...

Nicaragua, the safest country to travel in the region despite Covid-19: Study

TODAY NICARAGUA – A study based on data from the WHO...

Subscribe to our stories

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.