There are 2 ways to get from León to Somoto by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Estelí

$5 - $8

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from León to Somoto 139.9 miles

$18 - $28

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

COTRAN R.L. operates a bus from León to Somoto 3 times a day. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Bus operators
+505 2263 0288
Bus from León to Estelí
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between León and Somoto is 120 km. The road distance is 224 km.

The cheapest way to get from León to Somoto is to bus which costs $5 - $8 and takes 5 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from León to Somoto is to drive which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $18 - $28.

It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from León to Somoto, including transfers.