Ferry ometepe

reservations necessary For vehicles only

Volcano Concrption, seen from the ferry on Lake Cocibolca.

times and contact numbers

Ferry to Ometepe

Ferries run from San Jorge, Rivas to Moyogalpa or San Jose

Moyagalpa is the biggest town on the island. It has gas stations, dining options, banks and larger stores.

San Jose is 15 minutes closer to us closer but is a small port town. One restaurant nearby.

Ferry times to Ometepe Island from San Jorge

Ferry schedule 2019 for arriving on isla Ometepe

We cannot be held responsible for last minute changes in schedule nor for the ferry reservations offices.

  • Those with and asterix do not run on Sundays or national holidays

Be sure to be there at least 45minutes before to load up the vehicles during busy periods if you are driving on.

Lanchas cannot take vehicles, foot passangers only.

Ferries can carry vehicles too and are the larger and more stable of the options. If sea-sickness is a worry we recommend the ferries.

Ferry schedule: times for leaving Ometepe Island, to San Jorge

Ferry schedule 2019 for leaving Isla Ometepe

To reserve call-

Ferry Arcia: most frequent (Ometepe 1 & 3) +505 2569 4284

The Rey: most comfortable, to/from San Jose +505 8691 3669

Che Guevara: +505 2569 4101

Cacique: +505 8631 2654

Sometimes the Gran Sultana runs in place of the Rey de Cocibolca +505 8670 9848

Motorbikes and foot passangers need no reservation.

They need to know if it is a ‘carro ‘ (car) or ‘camioneta’ (small truck/pick up).

Reservations are spanish speaking only. Ask if you need help.