What you should know to travel to Nicaragua?

Nicaragua Location

Central America, between the Caribbean Sea (East), the Pacific Ocean (West), Honduras (North) and Costa Rica (South). Geographic coordinates: 13:00 North, 85:00 West.


As of July 21, 2023, it is no longer necessary to present a COVID-19 vaccination card or negative PCR test to enter Nicaragua through any of its borders. The Government of Nicaragua has waived these requirements, allowing visitors to enter the country with no restriction so ever related to the pandemic.

Is it necessary to fill out a form to enter the country?

Non-nationals will have to complete an online immigration form that is available on the official website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It is recommended to complete this form at least 7 days before arrival.

Are there commercial flights to Nicaragua?

Yes. You can fly to Managua via Miami, Houston, Ford Lauderdale, San Salvador, Costa Rica, Mexico and Panamá with Avianca, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Aeroméxico, Copa Airlines and SANSA.

Flights schedules are as follow:

Note: In Nicaragua you can fly locally using La Costeña airlines.