Mexico & Central America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Mexico & Central America activity »
  1. 1 http://www.kesamuroa.com/vtrex-male-enhancement/
  2. 2 Your favorite Mayan sites?
  3. 3 17 & 18 year olds Spring Break?
  4. 4 Where to stay in Ambergis Caye?
  5. 5 Is it REALLY worth Including San Cristobal in my Yucatan Itinerary
  6. 6 Recent Headlines- Cancun
  7. 7 Puerto Vallarta o Cabo for Christmas break
  8. 8 Thanksgiving/Riviera Maya area/All Inclusive
  9. 9 Sayulita in September
  10. 10 Trip Report Garza Blanca Preserve -Puerto Vallarta
  11. 11 Is it safe to travel to Cabo San Lucas
  12. 12 Looking for tips (hotels/border crossing/pets) driving Denver to Costa Rica
  13. 13 Renting Car in Mexico
  14. 14 Car Rental in Cancun
  15. 15 Costa Rica
  16. 16 12-day June CR trip with school-age kids
  17. 17 1st visit to Costa Rica - Itinerary input appreciated!
  18. 18 reliable car rental company??
  19. 19 Must sees in Dominical and Uvita
  20. 20 Which Tortuguero Lodge for 2 night visit in January?
  21. 21 Does Panama have anything Costa Rica doesn't? (Besides the canal)
  22. 22 Planning a trip to Panama
  23. 23 Los Suenos Itinerary
  24. 24 Driving from Mexico to Belize
  25. 25 Driving from Mexico to Belize and Guatemala
View next 25 » Back to the top

Warning about INTERBUS in Costa Rica

Jump to last reply

We just returned from Costa Rica and used a combination of Interbus and Grayline to get from place to place. We had a bad experience using Interbus on a 6 hour trip across the country. We were forced to have 9 of us in a van that should only seat 8 people (at most). My wife and I had to take turns sitting in a jump seat that was only half size. It was so cramped and uncomfortable. This is in violation of their statement from their website.

According to their webpage:

Interbus generally uses either 15-passenger vans, adapted to transfer no more than 8 people for greater comfort. Smaller vans considerably reduce the time lost during pick-ups and drop-offs, leaving passengers with more time to invest in their vacation. Occasionally Interbus will use 30-passenger vehicles, but in these cases only 16 passengers are allowed onboard. In all cases, the luggage will always be placed inside the vehicle to safeguard passenger possessions.

The vans have been adapted to carry few passengers, thereby offering more convenience and space between seats, allowing a more agile operation and maximizing comfort.
----------------------
We found Grayline to be comfortable and not so tightly packed.

13 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement