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There are 3 ways to get from Rivas to Liberia by bus, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Rivas to Peñas Blancas
  2. Take the bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia Peñas Blancas

$3

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Rivas to Liberia 71.3 miles

$10 - $16

Shuttle  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Juan del Sur to Liberia

$28

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The cheapest way to get from Rivas to Liberia is to bus which costs $3 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rivas to Liberia is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rivas to Liberia. However, there are services departing from Rivas and arriving at Liberia via Peñas Blancas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Rivas and Liberia is 99 km. The road distance is 114.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rivas to Liberia without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 47 min and costs $3.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Rivas to Liberia, including transfers.

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Rivas to Liberia bus services, operated by Horario De Buses, depart from Rivas station.

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Rivas to Liberia bus services, operated by Grupo Tranbasa, arrive at Liberia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rivas to Liberia is 114 km. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Rivas to Liberia.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Liberia. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rivas to Liberia.
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  • Distance: 61.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

What companies run services between Rivas, Nicaragua and Liberia, Costa Rica?

You can take a bus from Rivas to Liberia via Peñas Blancas in around 2 h 47 min.

Bus operators
Horario De Buses
Website
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Rivas to Peñas Blancas
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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

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