There are 7 ways to get from Antigua Guatemala to Managua by plane, shuttle, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Guatemala City  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Managua (MGA) GUA - MGA

$85 - $230

Cheapest option

Bus Tica Bus  •  20 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Tica Bus Guatemala to San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos Tica Bus Guatemala
  2. Take the bus from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos to Managua Tica Bus Tourist San Salvador / ...

$56 - $83

5 alternative options

Shuttle to San Salvador, fly  •  8 h 48 min

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

$102 - $394

Bus  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Managua

$103 - $149

Bus via Sébaco  •  18 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Sébaco
  2. Take the bus from Sébaco to Managua

$106 - $161

Bus Transporte del SOL  •  23 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City Crowne Plaza to Managua Terminal Transporte del SOL

$86 - $92

Drive  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Antigua Guatemala to Managua 466.4 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Antigua Guatemala to Managua is to bus which costs $55 - $85 and takes 20 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Antigua Guatemala to Managua is to fly which costs $85 - $230 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Antigua Guatemala to Managua. However, there are services departing from Antigua Guatemala and arriving at Managua via Guatemala City and Sébaco. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 7 min.

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The distance between Antigua Guatemala and Managua is 555 km. The road distance is 746.2 km.

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The best way to get from Antigua Guatemala to Managua without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 42 min and costs $100 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Antigua Guatemala to Managua, including transfers.

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Antigua Guatemala to Managua bus services, operated by Platinum Centro America, depart from Guatemala City station.

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The best way to get from Antigua Guatemala to Managua is to fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs $85 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 17 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Guatemala City Airport to Managua Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Antigua Guatemala to Managua bus services, operated by COTRAN R.L., arrive at Managua station.

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Map of how to get from Antigua Guatemala to Managua.
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  • Distance: 347 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

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

Iberia, Copa Airlines and two other airlines fly from Antigua Guatemala to Managua 4 times a day. Alternatively, Platinum Centro America operates a bus from Antigua Guatemala to Managua once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 17 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Managua via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Salvador to Managua
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $700
TACA
Website
taca.alternativeairlines.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Managua
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Salvador to Managua
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Managua
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Managua
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Bus operators
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
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
traveltogt.com
Platinum Centro America
Website
platinumcentroamerica.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Managua
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
platinumcentroamerica.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Sébaco
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Schedules at
platinumcentroamerica.com
COTRAN R.L.
Phone
+505 2263 0288
Bus from Sébaco to Managua
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
facebook.com
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from Tica Bus Guatemala to San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Bus from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos to Managua Tica Bus
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Transporte del SOL
Website
transportedelsol.com
Bus from Guatemala City Crowne Plaza to Managua Terminal Transporte del SOL
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
transportedelsol.com

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