Fewer Flights to Nicaragua

The union of Nicaraguan businessmen has stated that starting from September, Copa Airlines will stop operating frequencies to Managua from San Jose, Costa Rica and Panama City.

Monday, September 3, 2018

ir="ltr">According to the Superior Council of Private Enterprise in Nicaragua (Cosep), "...The affected flights are Managua - Panama, San José-Managua, Managua-San José and Panama-Managua, while the only route that the airline is keeping active is Managua-Guatemala, however, only Monday, Wednesday and Friday."

The crisis affecting the country is being particularly felt in tourism, which has seen a significant drop in the number of foreign visitors arriving in the country.

See: "Start of Madrid - Managua Flights Suspended"

Through a statement, the COSEP commented that "..."The fact that airlines are restructuring the frequency of their trips to Nicaragua is evidence of the serious impact on tourism in the country.

Do you need more information about your business sector?

Request more information:

this site is protected by reCAPTCHA and Google's privacy policy and terms of service.
Need assistance? Contact us
(506) 4001-6423

CentralAmericaData is the leading B2B market research company in Central America. We specialize in compiling, validating and analyzing data from the economic activities in Central American and South American countries, along with Mexico. We provide our clients and companies with presence in the region relevant information to define business strategies and make adequate decisions. Learn more about our services here

More on this topic

Less and Less Flights to Nicaragua

August 2018

Due to the political crisis that has been going on in the country for almost four months, the airlines American Airlines, Delta, United and Spirit, have decided to reduce the number of flights to Managua.

Representatives from the National Chamber of Tourism (Canatur) reported that American Airlines went from having three flights a day to one and Delta Airlines from three flights a week to one.

Fewer and Fewer Tourists in Nicaragua

July 2018

In May, 34,400 foreign tourists arrived in the country by air, almost 40% less than in the same month last year.

The political and social crisis that the country is experiencing continues to cause havoc in the Nicaraguan economy, with tourism being one of the most affected sectors. According to statistics from the National Chamber of Tourism of Nicaragua (Canatur), in April, the month in which the crisis began, there was a year-on-year decrease of 16% in the number of visitors that entered by air, falling from 60,116 to 50,450.   

Tourism Hit Hard in Nicaragua

June 2018

The Mexican airline Volaris will be suspending its services as of July 1, and the luxury resort hotel Mukul, in Guacalito, has announced the indefinite closure of its operations.

The crisis that has been going on in the country for the last month continues to harm the tourism business sector. The airline Volaris reported that it will temporarily suspend services to Managua from next week, and the luxury hotel Mukul Auberge Resorts Collection, in the South Pacific, announced on Friday that it will close its operations indefinitely.  

Flight Route between San Jose and Granada?

April 2017

The union of Nicaraguan businessmen has reported that airlines may be interested in establishing flights between Costa Rica and the touristic city of Granada in Nicaragua.

The President of the Superior Council of Private Enterprise (COSEP), José Adán Aguerri, told Elnuevodiario.com.ni that the airlines who may be interested are carrying out an evaluation process and are review of the subject.

 close (x)

Receive more news about Hotels, Transportation and Travel

Suscribe FOR FREE to CentralAmericaDATA EXPRESS.
The most important news of Central America, every day.

Type in your e-mail address:

* Al suscribirse, estará aceptando los terminos y condiciones

Looking for Importers and distributors of furniture

Mexican manufacturer of office furniture seeks importers and distributors interested in dealing their products in Central America.
PM Steele is a 100% Mexican company, with more than 67...

Stock Indexes

(Apr 6)
Dow Jones
S&P 500


(Feb 19)
Brent Crude Oil
Coffee "C"