Bus Stop in Rivas

Puma Gas Station

Landmark from which distances are measured.
Ferry in Isla San Fernando


Runs a daily express service (US$10, 90 minutes) between the Solentiname Archipelago and San Carlos on the mainland. Boats leave from Isla Mancarrón at 9am every day, and pick up travellers San Fernando and Isla Ven…
Shuttle in San Juan Del Sur

Casa Oro

Shuttles to Playa Maderas (round-trip US$5, 5 daily), Playa Hermosa (9am & 11am, US$10 roundtrip) and Playa Remanso (round-trip US$5, 10:30am & 11am); there's also a 9:30am shuttle to León (US$25) via Rivas …
Ferry in Bluefields

Transporte Vargas

Runs pangas to El Rama (US$8, two hours), with the first service at 6am and then with departures as boats fill up. The last boat usually leaves at around 3pm. Also has a daily panga to Tasbapauni and a service to Or…
Shuttle in León

Bigfoot Hostel Shuttles

Reliable daily shuttles at 9:30am to San Juan del Sur (US$20) via Managua Airport, Granada (US$12) and Rivas. Private shuttles available. Also daily international shuttles at 2am to Antigua, Guatemala (US$37) via El…
Shuttle in León

Gekko Explorer

Shuttles from León to Granada (US$12), San Juan del Sur (US$20) and Rivas/San Jorge (US$18). Also runs international services to Antigua, Guatemala (US$50), Copán, Honduras (US$70), and El Tunco beach in El Salvador…
Ferry in El Rama

Transporte Vargas

Transport company offering various panga departures down the river to Bluefields. It has numerous boats at first light and then several more departures throughout the day. The last service usually leaves around 3pm,…
Ferry in El Rama

Transporte Jipe

Runs fast pangas down the Río Escondido to Bluefields, with guaranteed departures around 6am and others on demand. Many of its boats are enclosed, which make it a better choice in rainy weather, although they are a …
Boat in León

Ruta del Golfo

Handles transportation to El Salvador. There are usually two departures each week, on Tuesday and Saturday – check the online calendar. The five-hour trip includes pick-up in León, 4WD transfer to Potosí, then a boa…
Shuttle in San Juan Del Sur

Iskra Travel

Offers shuttle services to San Jorge (the ferry to Ometepe), Granada, Managua, the border of Costa Rica and other destinations. Prices quoted are for solo travelers; the per-person rates get progressively more affor…