Transportation

Ferry in Isla San Fernando

Transol

Runs a daily express service (US$10, 90 minutes) between San Carlos and the Solentiname Archipelago. Boats leave from the dock next to Migración in San Carlos at 3pm and return from Solentiname at 9am. They will dro…
Ferry in Bluefields

Transporte Vargas

Runs pangas to El Rama (US$9.50, two hours) with the first service at 5:30am and then with departures as boats fill up. The last boat usually leaves at around 3pm. Also has a daily panga to Tasbapauni and service to…
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…
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 Rio 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 bi…
Boat in León

Ruta del Golfo

Handles transportation to El Salvador. There are two to three departures each week – check the online calendar. The five-hour trip includes pick-up in León, 4WD transfer to Potosí, then a boat trip across the Gulf o…
Ferry in Bluefields

Transporte Jipe

Runs panga services between Bluefields and El Rama (US$9.50, two hours). There are departures at 5:30am and 3pm – sign up before to guarantee your spot.
Ferry in Granada

Ferry Terminal

Service is suspended (until further notice). Travelers can check www.ometepenicaragua.com for updates.
Airline in Bluefields

La Costeña

Flies daily from Bluefields to Managua and Corn Island, and three times a week to Puerto Cabezas.
Scooter Rental in Great Corn Island

Sweet Little Rock Rentals

Small shop in South End that rents scooters for US$25 per day. It also rents bicycles.