There are 5 ways to get from Quepos to Nicaragua by bus, car or plane

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Bus via Liberia  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Quepos to Puntarenas
  2. Take the bus from Puntarenas to Liberia
  3. Take the bus from Bomba Liberia to Managua

$29 - $37

4 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Quepos to San José Uvita
  2. Take the bus from San José to Managua Por Costanera

$36 - $58

Bus Marvelus Bus & Shuttle  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Quepos to San José Uvita
  2. Take the bus from San José to Managua

$49

Drive  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Quepos to Managua 290.8 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, fly  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Quepos to San José Tracopa Terminal
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJO) to Managua (MGA) SJO - MGA

$117 - $212

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The cheapest way to get from Quepos to Nicaragua is to bus which costs $29 - $40 and takes 9 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quepos to Nicaragua is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quepos to Nicaragua. However, there are services departing from Quepos and arriving at Managua via Puntarenas and Bomba Liberia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 52 min.

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The distance between Quepos and Nicaragua is 336 km. The road distance is 465.3 km.

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The best way to get from Quepos to Nicaragua without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 52 min and costs $29 - $40.

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

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Quepos to Nicaragua bus services, operated by Transportes Quepos Puntarenas, depart from Quepos 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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Quepos to Nicaragua bus services, operated by Trans Nica, arrive at Managua station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Quepos to Nicaragua is 465 km. It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to drive from Quepos to Nicaragua.

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  • Distance: 210 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 52 min

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

You can take a bus from Quepos to Managua via Puntarenas, Liberia, and Bomba Liberia in around 9 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
Transportes Quepos Puntarenas
Phone
TEL QUEPOS: +506-27770263 TEL PUNTARENAS: +506-26611345 TEL PARRITA: +506-27799058
Email
admin@tqpcr.com
Bus from Quepos to Puntarenas
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
tqpcr.com
Reyna del Campo
Bus from Puntarenas to Liberia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
reinadelcampo.com
Trans Nica
Phone
Costa Rica: +506 – 4404-0500 / +506 – 2223 4242, Nicaragua: +505 8287-1188, Honduras: +504 2239-7933
Email
info@transnica.com
Website
transnica.com
Bus from Bomba Liberia to Managua
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
transnica.com
Bus from San José to Managua
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
transnica.com
Transportes Delio Morales
Phone
+506 89221705, 85495010
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quepos to San José
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
southerncostarica.biz

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Copa Airlines offers flights from San Jose Airport to Managua Airport.

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