How to get from Santiago to Amanera

The drive from Santiago to the Amanera resort at Playa Grande takes about 3 hours.

The information below also applies to transfers from Santiago to Cabrera or Rio San Juan. 

To get from Santiago to Amanera or vice-versa you have the following options:

Santiago to Amanera private transfer

The most reliable option because we operate our own vans and buses 24/7/365, come rain or shine. After leaving Santiago airport or your hotel in downtown Santiago, the first half of the drive takes you to the north coast then you head west.

A comfortable coach for a larger group to get from Santiago to Amanera
Larger buses for larger groups
Most of our passengers on the route from Santiago to Amanera ride is our 6-seater vans
Archive photo of Cocotours 6-passenger van

Santiago to Amanera by luxury SUV

On this route we offer the option to upgrade to a premium SUV such as a late-model Chevolet Suburban, Cadillac Escalade or a Mercedes.



Cocotours continues to offer private transfers throughout the Dominican Republic from 06 am to 5 pm.

All our vehicles are thoroughly and hygienically cleaned before every service.

If you wish to book, or have questions, please contact us on the numbers and addresses at the foot of this page.

29 MARCH 2020 - The Dominican Republic is imposing a daily curfew from 1700 hrs to 0600 hrs, there is neither public transportation, nor any scheduled intercity bus service. But taxis, and private vans continue to operate.