Travel time from Liberia Airport (LIR) to San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, is approximately 3 hours plus the time it takes to cross the border. This time could increase depending on traffic and weather conditions. For returns to LIR Airport plan on leaving at least 7 hours before your flight’s scheduled departure time. Please note that although the border could take as little as 30 minutes to cross, sometimes this time can be significantly increased without previous noticed... it is better to wait at the airport than to get stuck at the border and miss your flight
Eg: If your flight departs LIR Airport at 11:00 AM the departure time from the San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, should be no later than 04:30 AM.