There is a collectivo (shared) boat leaving Puerto Jimenez every hour for Golfito from about 6am - 6pm. You can also charter a boat to Punta Banco, but I would be careful, the last time I did this, the captain (named Gato) took us only to Pavones, but told us it was Punta Banco, and made us get off the boat in chest high water WITH our backpacks. We lost several items, including electronics that were packed in the backpacks. One person got caught in the currents and thankfully made it out of the water before hitting the rocks.
Instead, I would boat to Golfito on the public boat, then taxi to Punta Banco. There is no direct bus from Golfito.
Stay safe out there.
Pura Vida - Ballardo
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