There are 7 ways to get from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City by plane, car, shuttle or bus

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Fly from Liberia  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Liberia (LIR) to Guatemala City (GUA) LIR - GUA

$95 - $383

Cheapest option

Drive, bus  •  24h 16m

  1. Drive from Golfo de Papagayo to San Juan del Sur
  2. Take the bus from San Juan del Sur to Managua
  3. Take the bus from Managua to Guatemala City

$87 - $102

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Drive to Managua, fly  •  5h 42m

  1. Drive from Golfo de Papagayo to Managua
  2. Fly from Managua (MGA) to Guatemala City (GUA) MGA - GUA

$97 - $252

Shuttle to San Jose, fly  •  9h 8m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Andaz Peninsula Papagayo to Juan Santamaria Intl Airport
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Guatemala City (GUA) SJO - GUA

$136 - $236

Bus  •  33h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Bomba Liberia to Managua San Jose
  2. Take the bus from Managua to Guatemala City Tica Bus Calzada Raul Aguilar Batres San José

$107 - $153

Drive  •  14h 47m

  1. Drive from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City 978.2 km

$90 - $140

Shuttle  •  34h 3m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Liberia to San Juan del Sur
  2. Take a shuttle bus from San Juan del Sur to León
  3. Take a shuttle bus from León to Antigua Guatemala

$215 - $223

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The cheapest way to get from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City is to drive and bus which costs $85 - $110 and takes 24h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City is to fly which costs $95 - $390 and takes 5h 30m.

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The distance between Golfo de Papagayo and Guatemala City is 681 km. The road distance is 978.2 km.

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The best way to get from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City without a car is to bus which takes 33h 42m and costs $100 - $160.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City is to fly which takes 5h 30m and costs $95 - $390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $160 and takes 33h 42m.

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There is no direct flight from Liberia Airport to Guatemala City Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 43m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City is 978 km. It takes approximately 14h 47m to drive from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City.

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Skyway, Skytrans, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Liberia Airport to Guatemala City Airport.

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There are 244+ hotels available in Guatemala City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City.
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  • Distance: 681.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Golfo de Papagayo, Costa Rica and Guatemala City, Guatemala?

Copa Airlines, American Airlines and four other airlines fly from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Golfo de Papagayo to Guatemala City via Playa Panamá, Liberia, Bomba Liberia, Managua, Guatemala City Tica Bus Calzada Raul Aguilar Batres, and Reformita in around 33h 42m.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Liberia to Guatemala City via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Liberia to Guatemala City via Panama City, San Jose
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Managua to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Managua
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Managua to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Liberia to Guatemala City via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Liberia to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Liberia to Guatemala City via Miami
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
TACA
Website
taca.alternativeairlines.com
Flights from Managua to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Bus operators
Costa Rica Travel Group Inc.
Phone
(506) 8849 - 8969
Email
reservations@transportation-costarica.com
Website
transportation-costarica.com
Shuttle from Andaz Peninsula Papagayo to Juan Santamaria Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
interbus.rezdy.com
Horario De Buses Nicaragua
Website
horariodebuses.com
Bus from San Juan del Sur to Managua
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from Managua to Guatemala City Tica Bus Calzada Raul Aguilar Batres
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from Liberia to San Juan del Sur
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from San Juan del Sur to León
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Travel To Guatemala Shuttle
Phone
(502) 78329207, (502) 41458492, whatsapp: 00(502)30057775
Email
aviajarguatemala@gmail.com
Shuttle from León to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85
Schedules at
traveltogt.com

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The best way to get from Golfo de Papagayo to Liberia Airport is to taxi which takes 54 min and costs $40 - $55.

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