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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, drive  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Managua to Rivas
  2. Take the bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia
  3. Take the bus from Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal to Cañas
  4. Drive from Cañas to Montezuma

$21 - $29

5 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Managua to San José
  2. Take the bus from San Jose to Jacó
  3. Take the ferry from Jacó to Montezuma

$74 - $93

Bus  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Managua to San José
  2. Take the bus from San Jose to Montezuma

$40 - $59

Drive  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Managua to Montezuma 248.9 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Tambor  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Managua (MGA) to Tambor (TMU) MGA - TMU

$167 - $857

Fly to San Jose, bus, ferry  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Managua (MGA) to San Jose (SJO) MGA - SJO
  2. Take the bus from San Jose to Jacó
  3. Take the ferry from Jacó to Montezuma

$144 - $233

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma is to bus and drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 9 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 39 min.

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The distance between Nicaragua and Montezuma is 303 km. The road distance is 398.2 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 52 min to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nicaragua to Montezuma. However, there are services departing from Managua and arriving at Montezuma via San Jose. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 8 min.

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The best way to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma without a car is to bus and drive which takes 9 h 52 min and costs $20 - $29.

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Map of how to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma.
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  • Distance: 189.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 52 min

What companies run services between Nicaragua and Montezuma, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Managua to Montezuma via San José and San Jose in around 14 h 8 min. Alternatively, Copa Airlines, Avianca Costa Rica and two other airlines fly from Managua to Montezuma every 4 hours.

Airlines
Avianca Costa Rica
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Managua to Tambor via San Jose
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Managua to Tambor via San Salvador, San Jose
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Managua to Tambor via Panama City, San Jose
Ave. Duration
17 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Managua to San Jose
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Bus operators
Horario De Buses
Website
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Managua to Rivas
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Grupo Tranbasa
Bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
grupotranbasa.com
Reyna del Campo
Bus from Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal to Cañas
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reinadelcampo.com
Transportes Jacó
Phone
(506) 2290-2922
Email
info@transportesjacoruta655.com
Website
transportesjacoruta655.com
Bus from San Jose to Jacó
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transportesjacoruta655.com
Transportes Cóbano
Phone
+506 2642 1112
Email
usuariotranscobano@gmail.com
Bus from San Jose to Montezuma
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Zuma Tours

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