There are 5 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.

Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Managua to Rivas
  2. Take the bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia
  3. Take the bus from Liberia to Cañas
  4. Drive from Cañas to Montezuma

$21 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Managua to San José
  2. Take the bus from San Jose to Jacó, Cantón Garabito, Provincia Puntarenas, 61101, Costa Rica 655
  3. Take the ferry from Jacó to Montezuma

$73 - $92

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, bus, ferry  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Managua (MGA) to San Jose (SJO) MGA - SJO
  2. Take the bus from San Jose to Jacó, Cantón Garabito, Provincia Puntarenas, 61101, Costa Rica
  3. Take the ferry from Jacó to Montezuma

$121 - $206

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.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Managua to San Jose
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Managua to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Avianca Costa Rica
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Managua to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
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 to Cañas
Ave. Duration
45 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, Cantón Garabito, Provincia Puntarenas, 61101, Costa Rica
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
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

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Need to know: Greyhound, Bali: What to do if Mount Agung erupts and Italian Lakes: Getting around by train - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Nicaragua to Montezuma?

The distance between Nicaragua and Montezuma is 303 km. The road distance is 398 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma?

The cheapest way to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma is to bus and drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 9 h 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma?

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

Is there a direct bus between Nicaragua and Montezuma?

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.

How long does it take to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma?

It takes approximately 9 h 47 min to get from Nicaragua to Montezuma, including transfers.