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Car Rental at Managua Airport

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Managua Airport, Managua, Nicaragua
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Driver's country of residence is United States of America (USA) and age is 30-65
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500+ Trusted Providers:

Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Toyota Aygo or similar
Toyota Aygo
  • 4
  • 2
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
$24.99 per day
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Economy
Chevrolet Spark LT or similar
Chevrolet Spark LT
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
$29.06 per day
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Compact
Toyota Yaris or similar
Toyota Yaris
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
NUCarrentals
$36.98 per day
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Full-size
Nissan Versa or similar
Nissan Versa
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$52.15 per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Ace Rent a car
$73.96 / per day
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Standard
Suzuki Grand Vitara or similar
Suzuki Grand Vitara
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
$56.14 / per day
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Special
Suzuki Vitara or similar
Suzuki Vitara
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
$64.25 / per day
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Premium
Toyota Fortuner or similar
Toyota Fortuner
  • 4x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$92.02 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 02:02 on 2021-03-01. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
Spanish
Currency
NIO
Country code
505
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Managua Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Managua Airport is also known as Augusto C. Sandino International Airport and Aeropuerto Internacional Augusto C. Sandino, named after a Nicaraguan revolutionary.

Top international routes

  • Miami
  • Houston
  • Panama City
  • San Salvador
  • San Jose
  • Atlanta

Main airlines

Copa Airlines, Avianca El Salvador, American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Aeromexico

Terminals

The single airport terminal is divided into a west wing (the international sector) and an east wing (the domestic sector).

Location

Managua Airport is about 11 km (6.8 mi) north of Managua. Motorway CA-1/Panamericana and Calle Francisco are the main roads connecting the airport to the city.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Large cars - from $64 per day
  • Medium cars - from $44 per day
  • Small cars - from $37 per day
  • SUVs - from $70 per day

Car rental desks

Some are located inside the airport terminal. The exact location of your car rental provider's desk will be listed on your Confirmation Voucher.

Services and facilities

You’ll find a few snack bars, coffee shops, and small restaurants serving local Nicaraguan cuisine, as well as a few shops, including duty-free outlets. There are also ATMs, two bank offices, a currency exchange, a lounge, a lost and found office at the airport’s information center, and a first aid station. Unfortunately, no luggage storage services are available. Passengers with reduced mobility are advised to contact their airlines in advance to request assistance at the airport.

Nearest gas station

Gasolinera Uno is located on Carretera Norte, which is a part of the Pan-American Highway, and can be reached in about three minutes. It will be on your right when leaving the airport and driving towards the city. There are many other gas stations near Managua Airport and on the way to Managua.

Popular one-way rentals

  • Granada (50 km / 31 mi)
  • San José (431 km / 268 mi)
  • Rivas (112 km / 69 mi)

Airport info

Rating
6.5
  • Getting to the airport 6.5
  • Departure and check-in 7.8
  • Terminal facilities 6.0
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 4.6
  • Restaurants and car rental services 5.0
  • Lounge 4.7

Managua Airport (MGA)

  • IATA: MGA
  • ICAO: MNMG
  • Name: Managua Airport (MGA)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 36,822
  • Passengers (per year): 1,533,034
  • Distance from City: 6.8 miles / 11 km E of town
  • Phone: (505) 233-1624

Top Locations near Managua Airport

  1. 82.8 km / 51.5 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at Managua Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Managua Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Managua Airport
$62.85
January
$51.44
February
$89.44
March
$55.20
April
$58.01
May
$43.51
June
$29.01
July
$33.84
August
$53.09
September
$56.82
October
$93.20
November
$93.20
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Managua Airport is July when prices for an Economy class start from $29.01. You can see that this is 52% cheaper than the yearly average and 69% cheaper than renting a car in November (when rental prices start at $93.20 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Managua Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in September the average rental period is 16 days, while in January, the average rental period is only 9 days.
Average Rental Length
9
January
9
February
9
March
9
April
9
May
9
June
10
July
11
August
16
September
13
October
14
November
9
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Managua Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Managua Airport in May, while the fewest number of travelers rent in June.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
126%
January
114%
February
132%
March
125%
April
157%
May
53%
June
59%
July
66%
August
59%
September
84%
October
102%
November
124%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Ace Rent a car Hyundai Creta 5 2 SUVs
Ace Rent a car Chevrolet Spark 3d 3 2 Small cars
Ace Rent a car Toyota Hilux 2 3 Large cars
SIXT Nissan Tiida Aut. 4 1 Medium cars
SIXT Hyundai Tucson 5 2 SUVs
SIXT Hyundai EON 4 Small cars
SIXT Nissan Frontier 4 2 Large cars

Top 9 Suppliers at Managua Airport in 2021

National
National
Exceptional 9.2
50522333718
MANAGUA INTL AIRPORT,
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.8
50522333718
MANAGUA INTL AIRPORT,
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.7
+50522493644
Carretera Norte
$26 - $77
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
+50522333013
Augusto C Sandino Intl Airport Kilometro 11 Carretera Norte.
$44 - $92
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-17:00
Sun:08:00-17:00
Alamo
Alamo
Excellent 8.5
50522333718
Managua Intl Airport
Working hours
Mon:05:00-21:00
Tue:05:00-21:00
Wed:05:00-21:00
Thu:05:00-21:00
Fri:05:00-21:00
Sat:05:00-21:00
Sun:05:00-21:00
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
50522631222
Augusto C Sandino Intl Airport Km 11 Carretera Norte
Working hours
Mon:00:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-23:59
Ace Rent a car
Excellent 8.3
+50522769198 / 3172487251
In Terminal
$57 - $105
Working hours
Mon:06:00-20:00
Tue:06:00-20:00
Wed:06:00-20:00
Thu:06:00-20:00
Fri:06:00-20:00
Sat:06:00-20:00
Sun:06:00-20:00
Alamo
Alamo
Excellent 8.2
50522333718
MANAGUA INTL AIRPORT,
$25 - $111
NUCarrentals
NUCarrentals
Very good 7.6
+50522769198 / +50583806161
11 Carretera Norte, Managua
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