There are 3 ways to get from Managua to Estelí by bus or car

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Bus via Tipitapa  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Tipitapa to Estelí

$2

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Managua to Estelí

$2

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Managua to Estelí 93.6 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Managua to Estelí is to bus which costs $2 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Managua to Estelí is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Managua and Estelí is 107 km. The road distance is 149.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Managua to Estelí, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Managua and arriving at Estelí. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Estelí. Prices start at $11 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Managua to Estelí.
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  • Distance: 67 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

What companies run services between Managua, Nicaragua and Estelí, Nicaragua?

COTRAN R.L. operates a bus from Managua to Estelí every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min.

Bus operators
COTRAN R.L.
Phone
+505 2263 0288
Bus from Tipitapa to Estelí
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
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Bus from Managua to Estelí
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
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