There are 5 ways to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua by bus, shuttle, car 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  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Limón to San José
  2. Take the bus from San Jose Terminal Transnorte de Upala to Cañas
  3. Take the bus from Cañas to Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal
  4. Take the bus from Bomba Liberia to Managua

$38 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus, Pulmitan de Liberia  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe
  2. Take the Pulmitan de Liberia from San Jose to Pulmitan de Liberia
  3. Take the bus from Bomba Liberia to Managua

$37 - $45

3 alternative options

Shuttle, bus  •  21 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
  2. Take the bus from San José to Managua

$96

Drive  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua 360.9 miles

$45 - $75

Shuttle, fly  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Managua (MGA) SJO - MGA

$131 - $216

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua is to bus and Pulmitan de Liberia which costs $35 - $45 and takes 13 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 9 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua. However, there are services departing from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and arriving at Managua via Cahuita, Limón, San Jose Terminal Transnorte de Upala, Cañas and Bomba Liberia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 52 min.

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The distance between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca and Managua is 471 km. The road distance is 577.5 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 52 min and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 13 h 52 min to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua, including transfers.

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua bus services, operated by Grupo Caribeños, depart from Limón station.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to Managua Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua.
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  • Distance: 294.1 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 52 min

What companies run services between Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica and Managua, Nicaragua?

You can take a bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Managua via Cahuita, Limón, San José, San Jose Terminal Transnorte de Upala, Cañas, Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal, and Bomba Liberia in around 13 h 52 min.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Managua
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Bus operators
Grupo Caribeños
Phone
(506) 2222-0610
Email
info@caribeños.com
Website
grupocaribenos.net
Bus from Limón to San José
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net
Bus from San Jose to Pulmitan de Liberia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.net
Transnorte de Upala
Phone
506- 2221 3318
Email
info@caribeños.com
Bus from San Jose Terminal Transnorte de Upala to Cañas
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
grupocaribenos.com
Reyna del Campo
Bus from Cañas to Liberia - Terminal de Buses Municipal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
reinadelcampo.com
Autotransportes MEPE
Phone
2257-8129, 2758-1572
Website
mepecr.com
Bus from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose Gran Terminal del Caribe
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
mepecr.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to San Jose
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com
Bus from San José to Managua
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
Book at
marvelustravel.com

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