There are 3 ways to get from Managua to Guanacaste by bus, shuttle or car
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What companies run services between Managua, Nicaragua and Guanacaste, Costa Rica?
You can take a bus from Managua to Liberia via Rivas and Peñas Blancas in around 5 h 26 min.
Bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 30 min
- Estimated price
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Managua to Guanacaste?
The distance between Managua and Guanacaste is 197 km. The road distance is 215 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Managua to Guanacaste?
The cheapest way to get from Managua to Guanacaste is to bus which costs $3 and takes 5 h 26 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Managua to Guanacaste?
The quickest way to get from Managua to Guanacaste is to drive which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $20 - $30.
Is there a direct bus between Managua and Guanacaste?
No, there is no direct bus from Managua to Guanacaste. However, there are services departing from Managua and arriving at Liberia via Rivas and Peñas Blancas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 26 min.
How long does it take to get from Managua to Guanacaste?
It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Managua to Guanacaste, including transfers.