Information & Facts
The airport has Long and short-term
Hertz, Avis, Budget, Dollar, National, Payless and
Alamo are available.
Buses leave to the city every quarter hour. A taxi service is
available from 7 a.m. to late from the airport pick-up. Cheaper
taxis are available from the road.
US $35 for international flights, included in ticket
prices. Passengers in transit are exempt from this
Managua International Airport has duty-free
shops, rental car kiosks, small restaurants and a VIP
The official language in Nicaragua is Spanish. Some
communities on the Caribbean coast speak indigenous languages.
English is understood at some tourist destinations.
The currency is named the Córdoba but commonly referred to as
the peso. American dollars can also be used for common
transactions. Bills must be in good shape to be accepted and
damaged bills can be exchanged at banks. Only some banks will
exchange travellers cheques. All major cities have ATMs and most
hotels and restaurants accept credit card payments.
Local time is GMT/UCT -6.