There are 5 ways to get from León to Liberia Airport (LIR) by bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus, drive  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Managua Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Jinotepe to Rivas
  3. Drive from Peñas Blancas to Liberia Airport (LIR)

$30 - $35

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Bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Managua Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Jinotepe to Rivas
  3. Take the bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia

$25

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from León to Liberia Airport (LIR) 194 miles

$29 - $45

Bus, fly  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Managua Airport
  2. Fly from Managua (MGA) to San Jose (SJO) MGA - SJO
  3. Take the bus from San Jose Airport to Liberia Airport

$466 - $551

Shuttle  •  9 h 15 min

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

$59

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The cheapest way to get from León to Liberia Airport (LIR) is to bus which costs $25 and takes 8 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from León to Liberia Airport (LIR) is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The distance between León and Liberia Airport (LIR) is 251 km. The road distance is 310.3 km.

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The best way to get from León to Liberia Airport (LIR) without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 33 min and costs $25.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from León to Liberia Airport (LIR), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Managua Airport to San Jose Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between León to Liberia Airport (LIR) is 310 km. It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to drive from León to Liberia Airport (LIR).

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Copa Airlines offers flights from Managua Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are 279+ hotels available in Liberia Airport (LIR). Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from León to Liberia Airport (LIR).
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  • Distance: 157 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 1 min

What companies run services between León, Nicaragua and Liberia Airport (LIR), Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from León to Liberia Airport (LIR) via Managua Bus Station, Managua, Jinotepe, Rivas, Peñas Blancas, and Liberia in around 8 h 33 min.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Managua to San Jose
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Bus operators
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Bus from León to Managua Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Bus from León to Managua Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from León to San Juan del Sur
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from San Juan del Sur to Liberia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Horario De Buses
Website
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Jinotepe to Rivas
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Grupo Tranbasa
Bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
grupotranbasa.com

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