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There are 6 ways to get from Manzanillo to Nicaragua by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  10h 41m

  1. Fly from Manzanillo (ZLO) to Managua (MGA) ZLO - MGA

$139 - $585

5 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Manzanillo to Puebla Terminal CAPU
  2. Take the bus from Puebla Terminal CAPU to Huixtla ADO
  3. Drive from Huixtla ADO to Coatepeque
  4. Take the bus from Coatepeque to San Salvador
  5. Take the bus from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos to Managua Tica Bus

$182 - $302

Bus via San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Manzanillo to Puebla Terminal CAPU
  2. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Retalhuleu
  4. Take the bus from Retalhuleu to San Salvador
  5. Take the bus from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos to Managua Tica Bus

$217 - $348

Bus  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Manzanillo to Puebla Terminal CAPU
  2. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional
  4. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Managua

$207 - $364

Bus via Tegucigalpa  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the bus from Manzanillo to Puebla Terminal CAPU
  2. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Tapachula to San Salvador
  4. Take the bus from San Salvador Hotel Clarion to Tegucigalpa
  5. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to Managua

$203 - $336

Drive  •  35h 44m

  1. Drive from Manzanillo to Managua 1798.7 miles

$240 - $360

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manzanillo to Nicaragua is to bus and drive which costs $3500 - $6000 and takes 2 days 3h.

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The quickest way to get from Manzanillo to Nicaragua is to fly which costs $2600 - $12000 and takes 10h 41m.

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The distance between Manzanillo and Nicaragua is 2213 km. The road distance is 2877.9 km.

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The best way to get from Manzanillo to Nicaragua without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 9h and costs $4000 - $7000.

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It takes approximately 10h 41m to get from Manzanillo to Nicaragua, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manzanillo to Nicaragua is to fly which takes 10h 41m and costs $2600 - $12000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $4100 - $7000 and takes 2 days 5h.

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There is no direct flight from Manzanillo Airport to Managua Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 38m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manzanillo to Nicaragua is 2878 km. It takes approximately 35h 44m to drive from Manzanillo to Nicaragua.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., TACA and Aeroméxico offer flights from Manzanillo Airport to Managua Airport.

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The best way to get from Manzanillo to Manzanillo Airport is to taxi which takes 34m and costs $130 - $160.

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Map of how to get from Manzanillo to Nicaragua.
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  • Distance: 1382.9 miles
  • Duration: 10h 41m

What companies run services between Manzanillo, Mexico and Nicaragua?

Aeroméxico, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and TACA fly from Manzanillo to Managua twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manzanillo to Managua via Puebla Terminal CAPU, Puebla CAPU, Tapachula, Tapachula, Mexico, Retalhuleu, San Salvador, San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos, and Managua Tica Bus in around 2 days 5h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Manzanillo to Managua via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
15h 38m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
TACA
Website
taca.alternativeairlines.com
Flights from Manzanillo to Managua via Mexico City, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Manzanillo to Managua via Mexico City, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Manzanillo to Puebla Terminal CAPU
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$55 - $85
Full Fare
$75 - $110
Regular Price
$98
Internet Discount
$84
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Puebla Terminal CAPU to Huixtla ADO
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$45 - $70
Economy
$40 - $60
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$50 - $70
Economy
$40 - $65
Trans Galgos Inter
Phone
2232-3661
Email
transgalgosinter@hotmail.com
Website
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Coatepeque to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Retalhuleu
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Retalhuleu to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Bus from Tapachula to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
transgalgosintergt.com
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from San Salvador Tica Bus San Carlos to Managua Tica Bus
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com
Platinum Centro America
Website
platinumcentroamerica.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Managua
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
platinumcentroamerica.com
Bus from San Salvador Hotel Clarion to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
platinumcentroamerica.com

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