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 via Peñas Blancas  •  11 h 16 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

$75 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus Nica Bus  •  19 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Managua Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Managua, Managua to Cantón San José, Provincia San José, Costa Rica
  3. Take the bus from San Jose to Monteverde

$51 - $53

3 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

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

$35 - $55

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

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

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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.

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

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The distance between León and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is 329 km. The road distance is 399.2 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 16 min to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. However, there are services departing from León and arriving at Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve via Managua, Managua, San Jose and Monteverde, Cantón Puntarenas, Provincia Puntarenas, Costa Rica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 13 min.

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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 11 h 16 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
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
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
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
Nica Bus
Phone
(506) 2221-2679, (506) 2221-2581
Bus from Managua, Managua to Cantón San José, Provincia San José, Costa Rica
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
nicabus.com.ni
Transmonteverde
Phone
+506 2645 7447
Email
transmonteverde@yahoo.com
Website
transmonteverde.com
Bus from San Jose to Monteverde
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
transmonteverde.com

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