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Managua International Airport

Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport (MGA)


Managua International Airport is about seven miles (11km) east of Managua.

Getting to the city

Taxis and rental cars are available.


Local time is GMT -6


Tel: (505) 2276 9180 or (505) 2276 9182

Car rental

Car rental companies represented at the airport include Thrifty, Toyota, and Dollar.

Airport Taxis

Official airport taxis are available outside the terminal. However, normal city cabs can usually be found across the road from the airport and often charge much less.


Managua International Airport has duty-free shops, souvenir shops, ATMs, rental car kiosks, small restaurants, and a VIP lounge.


Parking is located in front of the main building of the airport. The first hour is NIO 20, with an additional NIO 10 for each subsequent half hour, and NIO 150 for cars parked overnight.



Internet is available in the VIP Lounge and free WiFi is available in parts of the airport.

Managua International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.