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There are 5 ways to get from León to Ometepe by bus, taxi, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the bus from León to Managua Mercado Israel Lewites Oeste Chinandega
  2. Take the bus from Managua to Rivas

$17 - $24

4 alternative options

Bus via Jinotepe  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from León to Managua Bus Station Leon
  2. Take the bus from Jinotepe to Rivas Jinotepe

$22 - $24

Taxi  •  2h 41m

  1. Take a taxi from León to Rivas 116.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2h 41m

  1. Drive from León to Rivas 116.3 miles

$15 - $23

Shuttle  •  3h 24m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from León to Rivas San Jorge

$30

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The cheapest way to get from León to Ometepe is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from León to Ometepe is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 2h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from León to Ometepe. However, there are services departing from León and arriving at Rivas via Managua and Jinotepe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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The distance between León and Ometepe is 175 km. The road distance is 186 km.

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The best way to get from León to Ometepe without a car is to bus which takes 4h 33m and costs $17 - $24.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from León to Ometepe, including transfers.

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León to Ometepe bus services, operated by Marvelus Bus & Shuttle, depart from León station.

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León to Ometepe bus services, operated by Horario De Buses Nicaragua, arrive at Rivas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between León to Ometepe is 186 km. It takes approximately 2h 41m to drive from León to Ometepe.

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There are 107+ hotels available in Ometepe. Prices start at $9 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 109.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between León, Nicaragua and Ometepe, Nicaragua?

You can take a bus from León to Rivas via Managua Mercado Israel Lewites Oeste and Managua in around 4h 33m.

Bus operators
Horario De Buses Nicaragua
Website
horariodebuses.com
Bus from León to Managua Mercado Israel Lewites Oeste
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Bus from Managua to Rivas
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Bus from Jinotepe to Rivas
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Bus from León to Managua Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from León to Rivas
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from León to Rivas
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Radio Taxi León
Phone
+505 3111043

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