There are 8 ways to get from Antigua Guatemala to León by bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  20h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Managua Guatemala City
  2. Take the bus from Managua Bus Station to León Managua Airport

$118 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus via San Salvador #2  •  23h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Ticabus Antigua to San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos
  2. Take the bus from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos to Managua Tica Bus
  3. Take the bus from Managua Bus Station to León

$78 - $102

6 alternative options

Bus via San Salvador  •  22h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Antigua Guatemala to San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente
  2. Take the bus from San Salvador to Managua
  3. Take the bus from Managua Bus Station to León

$108 - $112

Drive  •  10h 17m

  1. Drive from Antigua Guatemala to León 688.1 km

$45 - $75

Bus to Guatemala City, fly to Managua, bus  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Antigua Guatemala to Guatemala City
  2. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Managua (MGA) GUA - MGA
  3. Take the bus from Managua Airport to León

$178 - $445

Shuttle to San Salvador, fly to Managua, bus  •  10h 11m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Antigua Guatemala to La Libertad
  2. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to Managua (MGA) SAL - MGA
  3. Take the bus from Managua Airport to León

$242 - $534

Fly Guatemala City to Tegucigalpa, bus, drive  •  10h 53m

  1. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Tegucigalpa (TGU) GUA - TGU
  2. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to Choluteca
  3. Drive from Choluteca to Chinandega

$232 - $505

Shuttle  •  18h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Antigua Guatemala to León Antigua

$85

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The cheapest way to get from Antigua Guatemala to León is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 10h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Antigua Guatemala to León is to bus and fly which costs $170 - $450 and takes 7h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Antigua Guatemala to León. However, there are services departing from Antigua Guatemala and arriving at León via San Salvador and Managua Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 44m.

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The distance between Antigua Guatemala and León is 479 km. The road distance is 688.1 km.

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The best way to get from Antigua Guatemala to León without a car is to bus which takes 20h 27m and costs $110 - $130.

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It takes approximately 20h 27m to get from Antigua Guatemala to León, including transfers.

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Antigua Guatemala to León bus services, operated by Transporte del SOL, depart from Antigua Guatemala station.

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The quickest flight from Guatemala City Airport to Managua Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 22m.

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Antigua Guatemala to León bus services, operated by Marvelus Bus & Shuttle, arrive at León station.

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Map of how to get from Antigua Guatemala to León.
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  • Distance: 479.1 km
  • Duration: 20h 27m

What companies run services between Antigua Guatemala and León, Nicaragua?

You can take a bus from Antigua Guatemala to León via Guatemala City, Managua, and Managua Bus Station in around 20h 27m.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Managua via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from San Salvador to Managua
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Guatemala City to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Guatemala City to Tegucigalpa via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
TACA
Website
taca.alternativeairlines.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Managua
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from San Salvador to Managua
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Managua via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from San Salvador to Managua
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Guatemala City to Tegucigalpa via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Managua
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $650
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from Guatemala City to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Bus operators
Platinum Centro America
Website
platinumcentroamerica.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Managua
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$66 - $71
Schedules at
platinumcentroamerica.com
Bus from San Salvador to Managua
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48 - $52
Schedules at
platinumcentroamerica.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Bus from Managua Bus Station to León
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
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marvelustravel.com
Bus from Managua Airport to León
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Transporte del SOL
Website
transportedelsol.com
Bus from Antigua Guatemala to San Salvador Hotel Sheraton Presidente
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
transportedelsol.com
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from Ticabus Antigua to San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ticabus.com
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ticabus.com
Bus from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos to Managua Tica Bus
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ticabus.com
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ticabus.com
Travel To Guatemala Shuttle
Phone
(502) 78329207, (502) 41458492, whatsapp: 00(502)30057775
Email
aviajarguatemala@gmail.com
Shuttle from Antigua Guatemala to La Libertad
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
traveltogt.com
Shuttle from Antigua Guatemala to León
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85
Schedules at
traveltogt.com
Honduras Local Buses
Bus from Tegucigalpa to Choluteca
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Antigua Guatemala to León is 688 km. It takes approximately 10h 17m to drive from Antigua Guatemala to León.

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Copa Airlines, Iberia, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and TACA offer flights from Guatemala City Airport to Managua Airport.

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There are 79+ hotels available in León. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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