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There are 7 ways to get from Quepos to Nicaragua by taxi, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, bus  •  11 h 10 min

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

$169 - $216

Cheapest option

Bus via Liberia  •  12 h 22 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

5 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 55 min

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

$38 - $60

Bus via San José Tracopa Terminal  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Quepos to San José Tracopa Terminal Manuel Antonio / ...
  2. Take the bus from San José to Managua Por Costanera

$34 - $59

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

$51

Drive  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Quepos to Managua 290.8 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, fly  •  6 h 21 min

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

$108 - $198

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The cheapest way to get from Quepos to Nicaragua is to bus which costs $29 - $40 and takes 12 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quepos to Nicaragua is to bus and fly which costs $100 - $200 and takes 6 h 21 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 San José. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 55 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 taxi and bus which takes 11 h 10 min and costs $160 - $220.

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It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to get from Quepos to Nicaragua, including transfers.

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Quepos to Nicaragua bus services, operated by Transportes Delio Morales, 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 5 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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Map of how to get from Quepos to Nicaragua.
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  • Distance: 210 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Quepos to Managua via San José in around 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Managua
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Bus operators
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 San José to Managua
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
transnica.com
Bus from Bomba Liberia to Managua
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
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
$10
Schedules at
southerncostarica.biz
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
Other operators
Taxi from Quepos to San José
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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

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