Tamarindo has a small airstrip serviced 7 days a week from San José by two airlines: SANSA, the national airline, and Travelair, a private regular schedule airline. Private charter services are available as well.
Scheduled daily bus service to and from San José, as well as surrounding communities, is available by a variety of companies. Interbus and Grayline offer shuttle buses from a number of towns around Costa Rica. There is also a paved highway from San José for those who want to rent a car and take the 4-5 hour drive to Tamarindo).
Liberia International Airport , Guanacaste is now open to international flights mainly from US, American from Miami, Delta from Atlanta, Continental from Houston and more.
Liberia airport is less than 45 minutes drive from Tamarindo.