Boat plus shuttle from El Salvador to Nicaragua


Convenient boat and shuttle service from El Salvador to Nicaragua. Travel hassle-free and enjoy the stunning scenery along the way.



This boat plus shuttle service offers a convenient and hassle-free way to travel from El Salvador to Nicaragua. Sit back and relax as you enjoy the stunning scenic views along the way.

Schedules, Pick up places, Drop off Places:

Departure locations include San Salvador, Tunco Beach, Zonte Beach, La Libertad, Cuco Beach, and La Union. Arrival locations include Potosi, Jiquilillo, Aposentillo, Chinandega, and Leon. Departure times vary depending on the location. The estimated duration for the boat trip is 3.0 – 4.0 hours, and the shuttle within El Salvador takes 4.0 – 5.0 hours. The shuttle within Nicaragua takes 2.0 – 3.0 hours. This service is available on Tuesdays and Fridays.

What is Included:

Border Assistance and a Lifejacket are included in this service.

What to Bring:

We recommend bringing small snacks, water, sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat for your comfort during the trip.

Luggage Allowance:

Passengers are allowed to bring 1 backpack and 1 handbag.

Extra Luggage:

Surfboard: US$5.00, Bike: US$15.00, Additional backpack: US$5.00

Required Travel Documents:

Passengers must have a valid passport with an expiration date greater than 6 months.

COVID Restrictions:

Since July 21, Nicaragua has removed COVID restrictions for people entering the country.

Estimated Border Fees:

All passengers need to pay $12 – $15 in cash (US dollars only) for border taxes.


Pets are allowed on this service. Please ensure they are in a cage and have their vaccination card and passport for international services. There is no extra cost for pets.

Updates and Cancellations:

Changes or cancellations can be made up to 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.


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