Getting to Jaco, Costa Rica, is quite simple. If you fly into San Jose you can make the 98-kilometer trip via shuttle, private car, or public bus. If you’re looking for a hostel in San Jose to stay the night, Selina is a perfect choice.
Shuttles depart twice a day: one at 8 AM and one at 2:30 PM. The drive takes roughly 3 hours and they’ll pick you up directly from your accommodation in San Jose for about 50 USD. Private car rental rental is also an option and will set you back about 30 USD for 24 hours. The last option, traveling by public bus, is also the cheapest. Tickets cost around 5 USD and operate every day from 7 AM to 7 PM in two-hour intervals.