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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Peñas Blancas


2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. 71.3 miles

$9 - $14

Shuttle  •  4 h 6 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
Bus from Rivas to Peñas Blancas
Ave. Duration
40 min
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
Grupo Tranbasa
Bus from Peñas Blancas to Liberia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Estimated price
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rivas and Liberia is 99 km. The road distance is 114 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Rivas to Liberia is to drive which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $9 - $14.

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.

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