While taking a private taxi is slightly costly, it is the most comfortable and convenient way to travel between destinations. For travel to Ometepe, we can arrange for a taxi to pick you up at the airport or your hotel and take you to the San Jorge ferry port. Please fill out the taxi order form at the bottom of this page to arrange for a pick-up. We require a minimum of 24 hours’ notice to arrange a driver. Once we receive your reservation details, we will email a confirmation of your pick-up and payment amount. Please pay the driver directly in either dollars or córdoba.

When leaving Ometepe, we can arrange for a driver to meet you on the dock in San Jorge to take you to your next location. No reservation is needed for Ometepe departure taxis. Please speak to reception the day before you leave to arrange your taxi away from Ometepe.

Taxi Rates

All rates below are listed in USD. All the taxis we use are air conditioned and kept in good condition.

If your group is larger than 4 people, we can also arrange for a microbus to transport your group. Please indicate the size of your group in the contact form below and we will send you pricing details for your group.

LocationDuration1 or 2 people3 or 4 people
San Juan del Sur45 minutes$25 US$30 US
Managua (airport or town)2 hours$60 US$70 US
Granada1 hour$35 US$40 US
Leon4 hours$100 US$110 US
Laguna del Apoyo1 h 15 minutes$45 US$50 US
Playa Marsella1 hour$35 US$40 US
Playa Maderas1h 15 minutes$35 US$40 US
Playa Gigante 1h 30 minutes$40 US$45 US
Playa Popoyo1h 30 minutes$40 US$45 US
Peñas Blancas (CR border) (**no pick-up available)45 minutes$25 US$30 US

Taxi Reservation Form

To reserve a taxi TO Ometepe, please fill out the pick-up information below at least 24 hours before the reservation. We will send an email confirmation once your reservation is received.

Reservations are not necessary for leaving Ometepe.