Santo Domingo Airport Shuttle
When going to a foreign city, passengers want to find a dependable airport transfer that is also affordable. Airport shuttles are usually the best option — they are secure, comfortable, and one of the cheapest transportation options. Shared rides do not offer as much privacy as taxi cabs, but they will save you a lot of money.
We have listed the most important facts about every reliable Santo Domingo Airport shuttle; check them out and find the one that fits your needs.
Cocotours provides Santo Domingo Airport shuttle rides for single travelers and groups. This company is a member of the GO Airport shuttle group, and they offer mostly private transfers to and from SDQ and other airports. Cocotours has been in business for over 20 years, and they have considerable experience in providing safe transfers.
Below are the average individual shuttle fares for rides from SDQ:
|Destination||One-Way Shuttle Fare|
|Boca Chica Beach||$10|
|La Isabela International Airport||$10|
|Santo Domingo City Hotels||$11|
|La Romana International Airport||$33|
|Punta Cana International Airport||$49|
Note that these rates apply when you book a private shuttle transfer for 4 people. In other cases, the price can be higher or lower. Use their website to discover the exact price. After you make a reservation, they will send you the pickup information.
If you have more questions, call 305-320-6987 from the U.S.A. or send a message via Whats App at +1-829-423-8816.
Olympus Tours is one of the best SDQ shuttle providers with great customer reviews. Not many companies offer inexpensive shared rides, but Olympus Tours can provide you with both shared and private airport transfers. If you share your ride, there will be no more than 2 stops along the way. The shuttle drivers speak English, and there is Wi-Fi access in almost every vehicle.
To give you a glimpse of Olympus Tours prices, we have chosen popular hotels/locations and discovered the Santo Domingo Airport shuttle rates:
|Destination||Shared Ride||Private Transfer|
|Santo Domingo City||$21||$43|
These are the one-way fares, and you will get a better price if you book a round trip or travel in a small group. Usually, there are some discounts or Groupon codes, which you can also use to cut your costs.
After making a shuttle reservation, Olympus Tours will send you a confirmation email, which will give you pickup information and further directions. Have additional questions? Feel free to call 786 338 93 58.
DAT, or Dominican Airport Transfers, offers private door-to-door shuttle service throughout the Dominican Republic. Individual travelers might find this option too expensive, but they have reasonably-priced transfers for groups.
For example, if you are using Santo Domingo Airport shuttle service to Santo Domingo city hotels, your fare will be $45. However, when going with a small group of people, you could pay as low as $10 for a ride to the city.
Also, a private shuttle service to Boca Chica is $29, but the price stays the same even when you travel with a few friends. So, you can get a ride to your hotel for less than $8.
You can find out more about this company and its offers by calling +1 (888) 826-9327 toll-free.
App-based transportation companies are a great way to reach your destination safely and without spending too much money. You can control everything via a phone app, and the app allows you to see the location of the vehicle at any time, the license plate number, and so on. Uber is the only transportation network company available at Santo Domingo Airport, and the Uber fares are quite affordable.
The prices vary based on time, traffic, or some other factors. Nevertheless, we have discovered the average rates for some popular destinations from Las Américas International Airport.
- SDQ to Santo Domingo: $15
- SDQ to San Pedro de Macoris: $20
- SDQ to La Romana: $42
You will receive the pickup location after you request a trip. They will also inform you how long it will take for your driver to arrive. If you have a problem finding the Uber driver, contact them through the app.
If you want to reach your destination as soon as possible, taxi cabs are the best choice for you. Whenever you arrive at Santo Domingo Airport, taxis will be there and ready to take you to any hotel or resort in the area. Airport taxi service is more expensive than Uber and Santo Domingo Airport shuttle operators, but at least you will get a private and quick service.
Sichala is the official taxi operator at SDQ Airport. In fact, they are the only transport union allowed to operate within the airport. This taxi company works 24/7, so you are able to start your journey to the hotel at any time. The approximate Sichala taxi fares are as follows:
- taxi from SDQ to Boca Chica: $25
- SDQ to Santo Domingo: $33
- SDQ to La Romana: $70
- SDQ to Punta Cana: $139
Another great taxi company that we have discovered is the Santo Domingo Taxi. They have amazing reviews, quick service, and professional drivers who speak English.
Other taxi providers available in Santo Domingo are Universal, Apolo Taxi, Aerotaxi, and Taxi Rondón.
We usually always recommend public buses to passengers who wish to reduce their expenses or who are not in a hurry, but Santo Domingo does not offer reliable buses. We strongly suggest not using public transit unless you are accompanied by a local, especially at night. Buses are not clearly marked, and the limited space is not enough if you have a lot of luggage.
In the Dominican Republic, buses are usually called “guaguas.” There is a minivan or “guaguita” that operates between Santo Domingo Airport and downtown. The bus service runs every 30 minutes from outside Departures. The fare is approximately $1.
A public transport company Asochombca has a bus route that passes through the Las Américas Highway. It is the main street closest to SDQ, but you would still have to grab a taxi to the bus stop. The public bus fare is around $1.50.
Renting a car is the most suitable way of going around the city since you can travel on your own schedule. This option does require a larger budget, but at least you will have the convenience and freedom to go whenever and wherever you want. You can visit the surrounding seaside communities and check out some amazing beaches.
Las Américas International Airport has several rental car companies situated next to the North Terminal. The list below will give you their contact information.
|Airport Car Rental Provider||Phone Number|
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