The cheapest times to fly from GUA to MGA are

  • October 15th to July 29th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from GUA to MGA is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $321 for Friday flights during early October, or as low as $306 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Managua

Flying from Guatemala City (GUA) to Managua (MGA) will usually cost between $306 to $321 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $306. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $321. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $15 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $315 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GUA to MGA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GUA to MGA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

GUA to MGA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GUA to MGA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Guatemala City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.58, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MGA, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into GUA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Managua, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Guatemala City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $0 (0%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $314. Return trip prices are from the MGA to GUA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from GUA to MGA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 35 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GUA to MGA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, Azul, British Airways, COPA, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Gol, Iberia, KLM, LATAM, Qatar Airways, Spirit, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport to La Aurora International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 338 miles or 544 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GUA to MGA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GUA to MGA flight is about 1 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Guatemala City and Managua?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from GUA to MGA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GUA
Origination airport name La Aurora International Airport
City Guatemala City
Country Guatemala
Latitude 14.6
Longitude -90.5

Return Airport

Destination code MGA
Destination airport name Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport
City Managua
Country Nicaragua
Latitude 12.1
Longitude -86.2


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