Latest news: The National Emergency Commission in Costa Rica announced a series of national coronavirus restrictions that will begin on December 31, 2020
A slightly stricter vehicular restriction will apply from January 4-31 as follows:
Monday to Friday: The nighttime vehicular restriction will remain from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m.
Saturdays and Sundays: The nighttime vehicular restriction will be from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. In addition:
Saturdays: Vehicles with license plates ending in 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 cannot drive.
Sundays: Vehicles with license plates ending in 0, 2, 4, 6, 8 cannot drive.
The typical list of exceptions, which includes rental vehicles, still applies, and public transportation can operate normally.