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There are 4 ways to get from Granada to Monte Verde by shuttle, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Local Bus, bus, taxi  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Granada to Rivas
  2. Take the bus from Peñas Blancas, La Cruz to San Rafael de Guatuso
  3. Take a taxi from San Rafael de Guatuso to Monte Verde

$117 - $137

Cheapest option

Fly, drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Managua (MGA) to San Carlos (NCR) MGA - NCR
  2. Drive from San Carlos to Monte Verde

$63 - $278

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Granada to Monte Verde 174.3 miles

$26 - $40

Bus, shuttle  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Managua to San Juan del Sur
  2. Take a shuttle bus from San Juan del Sur to Monteverde

$69

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The cheapest way to get from Granada to Monte Verde is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Granada to Monte Verde is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Granada and Monte Verde is 219 km. The road distance is 278.9 km.

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The best way to get from Granada to Monte Verde without a car is to Local Bus and bus and taxi which takes 7 h 43 min and costs $110 - $140.

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It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Granada to Monte Verde, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Managua Airport to San Carlos Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Granada to Monte Verde is 279 km. It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to drive from Granada to Monte Verde.

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Nicaragüense de Aviación offers flights from Managua Airport to San Carlos Airport.

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There are 200+ hotels available in Monte Verde. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Granada to Managua Airport is to shuttle which takes 1 h and costs $20.

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Map of how to get from Granada to Monte Verde.
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  • Distance: 137.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 43 min

What companies run services between Granada, Nicaragua and Monte Verde, Puntarenas, Costa Rica?

There is no direct connection from Granada to Monte Verde. However, you can take the Local Bus to Rivas, take the walk to Rivas, take the bus to Peñas Blancas, take the walk to Peñas Blancas, La Cruz, take the bus to San Rafael de Guatuso, then take the taxi to Monte Verde. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Monte Verde.

Airlines
Nicaragüense de Aviación
Flights from Managua to San Carlos
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $230
Bus operators
Buses Públicos Nicaragua
Shuttle from Granada to Rivas
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
elesteliano.com
Transportes San Carlos
Phone
2460-5064 - 2255-4300
Email
erickamendezcastro@hotmail.com
Website
plazasancarlos.com
Bus from Peñas Blancas, La Cruz to San Rafael de Guatuso
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
terminal7-10.com
Horario De Buses
Website
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Managua to San Juan del Sur
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Other operators
Taxi from San Rafael de Guatuso to Monte Verde
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130

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