Finding a taxi in Sosua is very easy, there are many available and two permanent posts, one near the Sosua Bay Hotel and another one 3 corners ahead on the corner of Dr. Rossen street. The Sosua Taxi association has 24-hour services through the main phone lines:
Sosua: Tel. 809-571-3097 & 809-571-2797
Cabarete: 571-0767 o 571-0824
There`s a minimum chance you get overcharged, so pay attention to the rate chart posted in the airport and permanent taxi posts in Sosua or Cabarete, to make sure you know how much you`re being charged. Sosua villa rental clients get good rates when a taxi driver in our preferred list is called, so make sure you know who you`re calling first.
Regular taxi rates can vary according to dollar fluctuations:
|Puerto Plata – Gregorio Luperon Airport (POP): To Sosua:||US$25-30.00 dollars|
|Puerto Plata – Gregorio Luperon Airport (POP): To Cabarete:||US$30.00 dollars|
|Puerto Plata – Gregorio Luperon Airport (POP): To Playa Dorada:||US$25.00 dollars|
|Inside Sosua, Charamicos, El Batey, Sosua abajo:||US$20.00 dollars|
|To Santiago, about 1 hour drive from Sosua:||US$100.00 dollars|
TRANSFERS IN OTHER AIRPORTS OF THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC:
Dominican Airport Transfers is a company based in Santo Domingo, we recommend them to do transfers in the following airports:
- SDQ – Santo Domingo Las Americas Airport
- PUJ – Punta Cana airport
- LRM – La Romana airport
- STI – Santiago airport
They are members of ASTA, and we recommend them for transfers from those airports to POP too. If you need a transfer from POP airport it is cheaper to call the ones listed as POP taxi services on top of this page. Another good resource to get Taxi service in Santo Domingo is the Liriano family website: http://taxistadominicano.com if you ever need to find a taxi in the metropolis.
Dominican Shuttles is a major provider of airport transfers and charter flights between airports in the island of Dominican Republic. They are one of the most stable companies in the field, run by Capt. Thomas Kerr. Transfers from Santo Domingo, Punta Cana and El Higuero are definitely well covered by Dominican Shuttles.
CHARTER FLIGHTS IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC – TRANSFER VIA AIR
Dominican Shuttles is the new name for Takeoffweb, which is one of the oldest and most stable charter flight companies in the island. They have regular scheduled flights from major airports within the DR.
The company uses the following aircraft: Cessna 172, Cessna 182, Piper Warrior, Cessna 206, Airvan GA8, and Piper Chieftain among other world class private jets for business people and celebrities. The cost for the scheduled charter flights is minimal, almost competitive when compared to ground transfers.
TAXI SERVICE IN SANTIAGO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
If you need a taxi stationed in Santiago for an airport transfer to SDQ, PUJ, POP and other airports contact Unit 161 – Pedro Baez. Tel. 829-204-2010. He`s one of the trusted taxi drivers that service the Matum hotel. He drives a gray Toyota Rav4 as the one in the photo below.