There are 6 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.

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Bus  •  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

$74 - $84

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Bus, fly to San Carlos, 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

4 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

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

$35 - $55

Bus, fly to San Jose, shuttle  •  10 h 19 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 to Jacó
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Jaco Beach Condos, Jacó to Monteverde

$170 - $255

Bus, fly to Tambor, drive  •  21 h 59 min

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

$159 - $848

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

Questions & Answers

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

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The best way to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 16 min and costs .

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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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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 León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is 399 km. It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to drive from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve.

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

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There are 194+ hotels available in Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from León to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve.
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  • Distance: 205.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 16 min

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
Avianca Costa Rica
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Managua to Tambor via Panama City, San Jose
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Managua to Tambor via San Salvador, San Jose
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Managua to Tambor via San Jose
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Managua to Tambor via Guatemala City, San Jose
Ave. Duration
18 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Nicaragüense de Aviación
Flights from Managua to San Carlos
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $230
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Managua to San Jose
Ave. Duration
56 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 Jaco Beach Condos, Jacó to Monteverde
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book 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
$4
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net
Transportes Jacó
Phone
(506) 2290-2922
Email
info@transportesjacoruta655.com
Website
transportesjacoruta655.com
Bus from San Jose to Jacó
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transportesjacoruta655.com

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