To San Ignacio, hourly on the hour 0500-2I00, 1 hr, US$2.50. To Belize City, Mon-Sat, every 30 mins, 0600-1900, hourly on Sun, 1 hr, US$3.50. Heading south hourly buses Mon-Sat 0830-1630 (fewer on Sun) to Dangriga, 1 hr, US$3, Mango Creek, 3 hrs, US$8 and Punta Gorda, 4½ hrs, US$9. James Bus leaves for Belize City and Punta Gorda from opposite the National Transportation Co bus station. To Orange Walk and Corozal take an early bus to Belize City and change.
Scotia Bank 1915 Constitution Dr and Belize Bank, Constitution Dr, also provide cash advances.
Embassies and consulates
Costa Rica, Mountain View Apartments, Apartment 2, University Blv, Belmopan, T822-1582. El Salvador, 49 Nanche St, T822-3404. Mexico, Embassy Sq, Belmopan, T822-0406. UK High Commission, North Ring Rd, next to the Governor’s residence, T822-2146, http://www.britishhighbze.com, Mon-Thu 0800-1200 and 1300-1600, Fri 0800-1400. Has a list of recommended doctors and dentists. USA, Floral Park Rd, Belmopan, T822-4011, http://belize. usembassy.gov/; consulate is round the corner on Hutson St, office hours, Mon-Fri, 0800-1200, 1300-1700.
Techno Hub at bus station, US$4.50 per hr.
The post office is next to the market (opposite the immigration office).