Cheap Flights To Managua (MGA)

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Cheap Flights to Managua from $68 One Way, $187 Round Trip

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Your Visit to Managua

Managua is the capital of the Central American country of Nicaragua, and it is a city with a storied past and a bright present. It features grand architectural monuments as well as a lagoon for waterside relaxation and aquatic sports. Prepare for your trip by booking cheap flights to Managua and bargain hotel rooms on

Arrival in Managua

Your flight to Managua will land at the Augusto C. Sandino International Airport, which is located about 7 miles from the center of the city. Eight rental car companies are represented at the airport, so you can pick up a rental car and drive it into the city. Las Mercedes Taxi Cooperative is the official taxi service at the airport, and public bus number 266 leaves the airport every 15 minutes. Check at the tourist information desk in the arrivals hall for additional ground transportation information.

Your Managua Experience

The Laguna de Apoyo is a volcanic crater lake with opportunities for water sports and a developed waterfront with cafes, restaurants and beautiful views. Visit the National Palace of Culture for a glimpse of local history, and check out the Zona Rosa section for its bars and clubs.

High temperatures in Managua range from 88 to 95 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the year, and lows rarely dip below 70 degrees Fahrenheit. The rainy season starts in May and ends in October, with July, September and October experiencing especially heavy rains. The driest months are from January to April, and December is also quite dry. Bring a strong umbrella and waterproof sunscreen if you visit during the rainy season.

Do More in Managua

Managua is full of natural and cultural attractions, and you can find convenient tours of the rest of Nicaragua once you are there. Save time and money by using to book tickets for cheap flights to Managua, and find deals for bargain hotel rooms at the same time to save even more.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Managua?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor has the updates you need about current travel advice, quarantine policies and other crucial information for your flight to Managua.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
Many airlines will make an allowance for cancellations or changes due to COVID-19. If you want to be sure, read through your chosen carrier’s terms and conditions prior to booking. You can also visit our Customer Service Portal for more detailed information.
Which airlines fly to Managua?
You can select from 20 airlines with services to Augusto C. Sandino Intl. Airport (MGA), the primary airport in the city. With a good range of choice, you’re sure to unearth an incredible deal. Here are a few of the international carriers that’ll get you to Managua:

  • Avianca El Salvador - 101 flights to Managua per month
  • Copa Airlines - 23 flights to Managua per month
  • Aeromexico - 17 flights to Managua per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Managua?
Be on the lookout for an affordable fare to Augusto C. Sandino Intl. Airport (MGA). It’s the main airport servicing this city and is located roughly 7 miles east of the center. Once you’ve grabbed your bags, it won’t be long before you’re ticking off the delights of Managua.
How much is a flight to Managua?
If you’re looking at round-trip flights, airfares ranged between $187 and $300 this past week. The cheapest one-way ticket was $68, departing from Fort Lauderdale (FLL).
How to book the cheapest flight to Managua?
Using Orbitz, you’ll uncover some of the best flight deals around from a terrific range of airlines. But if you’d like to heighten your chances of snapping up cheap flights to Managua, here are some suggestions to bear in mind:

  • Depending on where you’re leaving from, select the ‘Nearby airports’ function (located under the departure and arrival options). In some instances, other departure points offer better priced fares.
  • If your plans aren’t carved in stone, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ option to compare flight deals for different departure dates. You may find an amazing fare.
  • You can also select the ‘Show options’ function to filter results for your preferred airline, seating class, nonstop flights and refundable flights. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even pick the time of day you want to fly.
  • The early bird gets the most rewarding savings, so purchase your seats once you’ve settled on your travel dates. The most affordable airfares sell out first and prices normally rise as the departure date nears.
  • Bundle your hotels, flights and car rentals into a money-saving package deal. Save your cash for things you’re really excited about, like exploring every corner of Managua.
  • If it’s an option, don’t fly during the busy season. Airfares significantly increase during summer, school breaks and other vacation periods like Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

What is the best time to book a flight to Managua?
Book in January, February or August for the best airfares to Managua. Once you’ve found a bargain, buy it — cheap flights will appear and then vanish at the tap of a button.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Managua?
In general, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays are the cheapest days of the week to book flights to Managua. If you’re looking for the most competitive airfares, search across those days and you could score yourself an incredible flight deal.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Managua?
According to Orbitz data from 2020, you should kick off your trip on a Monday to score cheap flights to Managua. Next most inexpensive day? Tuesday. Saturday is the most expensive. So, consider departing early in the week if you want to score a wallet-friendly fare without paying premium prices.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Managua?
If you have some wiggle room with your travel plans, think about jetting off in August. Orbitz data has found that this is generally the best month to travel if you’re after cheap flights to Managua. As you might expect, fares climb in June and flights sell out fast.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
Plans change, and we think your ticket should be able to as well. That’s why Orbitz makes it easy to search for fares with free cancellation and no change fees. Just enter your departure and arrival points and then choose “Filter by flexible change policies.” Now that’s peace of mind!
What do I need for the flight to Managua?
From onboard entertainment to travel essentials like a pillow, there are several things a frequent flyer won’t leave home without. To make sure you’re prepared for your trip, have a look at this helpful list:

  • Firstly, you’ll need to take all your travel documents and identification. How much is dependent on where you’re departing from. When reserving your ticket, you’re encouraged to use the same name, birth date and gender as stated on your government-issued ID.
  • Fill your carry-on bag with snacks and activities and watch time whiz by on your medium-haul flight. If you can, join the airport’s Wi-Fi and download your favorite podcast or playlist to your phone ahead of your journey.
  • Airplane cabins often get quite cool. Even if you’re traveling during the height of summer, make sure you carry an extra warm layer to keep comfortable.

How many direct flights are there to Managua?
Several airlines fly nonstop into Managua, with roughly 23 direct flights per month to pick from. These leading operators include TACA, Copa Airlines and Aeromexico.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Managua?
If you think a business or first-class ticket is way out of your reach, think again. Here are some practical tips to help you book a premium flight to Managua for less:

  • Flexibility is everything. By being open to a variety of travel dates, you’ll have better odds of spotting a sale on first or business-class airfares.
  • A lot of budget airlines these days have comfortable business or premium-class seating that doesn’t cost a bundle.
  • Make a bid for an upgrade. Some carriers hold online auctions that let you put down a price for a seat at the front of the plane. You can also try upgrading with points earned through a flight loyalty program.

How to get into Managua from the airport?
Collect an Augusto C. Sandino Intl. Airport (MGA) car rental from MGA airport and easily make your way to downtown Managua. Select a vehicle from one of the well-known rental companies on-site such as Thrifty Car Rental, Dollar or Budget. As soon as you’ve placed your baggage in the trunk, the center of the city is 7 miles to the west. If you’d prefer to take a taxi into town and rent a set of wheels from there instead, browse our Managua car rentals.
What is the best time to go to Managua?
Managua is busy in . If you’re arranging a visit during these months, it may be an idea to book early to ensure you snap up the most rewarding deals. Wondering what summer’s like in Managua? Average daily temperatures typically fluctuate between 75undefined and 90undefined. Like most of the Northern Hemisphere, summer kicks off June 20 here.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

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