The Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport is the second busiest airport in Costa Rica (the first is Alajuela). Flying into this airport is the easiest way to reach destinations like Playa Flamingo, Tamarindo, Playa Hermosa, and Samara. The airport is named after the former Costa Rican president Daniel Oduber. It receives daily domestic and international arrivals.
The airport is set 8 miles (13 km) west of Liberia. A handful of hotels are set near the airport. These typically offer airport shuttles and are a convenient option for travelers flying at an early or late hour. There are also restaurants and other traveler services, including rental car agencies, in this area.