The distance between Punta Cana and Punta Cana Airport is 3.31 km. This distance is equal to 2.06 miles and 1.79 nautical miles. Taxi fares from Punta Cana airport to the above-mentioned resorts are the official rates, so the fare to Secrets Cap Cana would be 30 USD. Punta Cana Airport has two VIP lounges, including an incredible VIP lounge with an outdoor pool and views of the airfield.
If those transportation options to Punta Cana airport don't fit your travel itinerary, you can also check this provider* for more transportation options. Other destinations from Punta Cana are Puerto Plata, the north of the Dominican Republic, Santiago de los Caballeros or the southwest, although it's a fairly long trip to all these areas and other airports might be a better option. You can book a private shuttle service from the Riu Palace Punta Cana or a shared airport transfer for a slightly lower price. As with other hotels, you have the option of booking a private transfer, which takes you directly to the hotel, or booking a shared shuttle service from Punta Cana airport to Occidental Punta Cana, which is the most economical option, especially if you are traveling alone.
If you are not interested in the priority VIP service departing from Punta Cana, you can also purchase access to the VIP lounge only for approximately approximately approximately. If you want to use public transport from Punta Cana to Santo Domingo, it's absolutely possible, but you'll have to consider an extra night in Punta Cana for most flights (if you arrive after 2 p.m.), otherwise you won't be able to take the last direct bus. Along the way, you'll be able to see some impressions of Bávaro, as your trip will take you to some of the local areas, between the center of Punta Cana with Coco Bongo and the IFA Villas Bávaro area. Even if you have included a shared shuttle service from the airport with your tour operator, you can choose to book a private transfer to the Punta Cana airport separately, as this saves you a significant amount of time (no waiting for other passengers and direct non-stop transfer to your hotel).
If you don't want to pre-book a private transfer or airport transfer, Uber in Punta Cana is another option for your airport transfer, you might think. Driving in the Dominican Republic, especially from the Punta Cana airport, is easy thanks to well-maintained roads (compared to similar developing countries), although traffic in cities can be chaotic. However, use it only if you are traveling with hand luggage, as there is no space for suitcases, especially on small buses that depart from Punta Cana airport from Verón.