There are 5 ways to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve by bus, car, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Managua Mercado Israel Lewites Oeste
  2. Take the bus from Managua to Rivas
  3. Drive from Rivas to La Cruz
  4. Take the bus from La Cruz to Liberia
  5. Take the bus from Liberia to Cañas

Cheapest option

Bus, fly, drive  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Managua Airport
  2. Fly from Managua (MGA) to San Carlos (NCR) MGA - NCR
  3. Drive from San Carlos to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

$63 - $279

3 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 40 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
  4. Take the bus from Liberia, Costa Rica to Las Juntas

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Drive from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve 249.5 miles

$35 - $55

Shuttle  •  13 h 35 min

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

$101

What companies run services between León, Nicaragua and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve via Managua Bus Station, Managua, Jinotepe, Rivas, Peñas Blancas, Liberia, Liberia, Costa Rica, and Las Juntas in around 12 h 40 min.

Airlines
Nicaragüense de Aviación
Flights from Managua to San Carlos
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $230
Bus operators
Horario De Buses
Website
thebusschedule.com
Bus from León to Managua Mercado Israel Lewites Oeste
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Managua to Rivas
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Jinotepe to Rivas
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Grupo Tranbasa
Bus from La Cruz to Liberia
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
grupotranbasa.com
Bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
grupotranbasa.com
Reyna del Campo
Bus from Liberia to Cañas
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reinadelcampo.com
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 Monteverde
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Grupo Caribeños
Phone
(506) 2222-0610
Email
info@caribeños.com
Website
grupocaribenos.net
Bus from Liberia, Costa Rica to Las Juntas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve?

The distance between León and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is 329 km. The road distance is 399 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve?

The cheapest way to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve?

The quickest way to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is to drive which takes 6 h 23 min and costs $35 - $55.

How long does it take to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve?

It takes approximately 9 h 39 min to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, including transfers.