Travel Guide to the Ometepe Island with detailed Maps, Hotels and Tourist Information

Flights to Ometepe

On a 20-min flight from Managua you quickly arrive on Isla Ometepe, on the airstrip 1.5 km out of Moyogalpa, or at a few minutes drive from tranquil lakeside hotels and cabinas.

The Ometepe airport with the impressive background of the Concepcion volcanoe opened in March 2014 and as of now only Nicaragua's national carrier La Costeña serves flights to the island twice a week.
The small 12-seater aircrafts fly on Thursday and Sunday, cost is $50 one way.

To book your flight visit La Costeña Airlines

From Ometepe you can further continue to the port town of San Carlos at the South-Eastern end of Lake Nicaragua, or to the Carribean side, to San Juan del Norte (Greytown) at the river mouth of the Rio San Juan.


Flight Schedules (Thursday and Sunday)

Managua » Ometepe » San Carlos » San Juan del Norte
departure arrival departure arrival departure arrival
12:00 12:20 12:30 12:55 12:55 13:25
San Juan del Norte » San Carlos » Ometepe » Managua
departure arrival departure arrival departure arrival
13:45 14:15 14:25 14:50 15:00 15:20