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Address: Calle 27 de Mayo, Managua, Nicaragua
Phone Number: +505 2228 1454
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Disappointing but got us there

I took Quality King from San Pedro Sula, Honduras to San Salvador, El Salvador. It got us there but that is the only thing that was good. 1- The bus was hot. So hot that the... read more

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 May 2016
Alex Y
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

I took Quality King from San Pedro Sula, Honduras to San Salvador, El Salvador. It got us there but that is the only thing that was good. 1- The bus was hot. So hot that the locals on it thought it was hot. They could not get the aircon to cool to a comfortable level. I was sweating for the... More 

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Antigua, Guatemala
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

the snacks and drinks were decent; the movies were good (except the picture quality was bad and bring your own headphones); good blanket and pillow service; comfortable seats really, the only problem was this: I rode the bus from Esteli, Nicaragua, to Guatemala City, Guatemala. The journey took 15 hours. The problem is that the bus didn't stop in Esteli.... More 

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3 Thank Forest B
Raleigh, North Carolina
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015

I purchased a bus ticket from San Salvador to Managua. In San Sakvado, I checked with 3 bus companies and specifically paid a much higher price for King Quality because they said there is wifi included. I was also told that there were meals and unlimited beverages. With my fare of $151 USD, I also had a taxi from the... More 

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2 Thank roux1648
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

We travelled from Managua to Guatemala City with King Quality (now Platinum) and had a pretty good journey. The first coach to San Salvador was really comfortable, really clean and had working wifi and charge points, blankets and pillows, it was pretty much as advertised. The second coach from San Salvador to Guatemala was an older bus, not quite as... More 

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1 Thank Bearsglasses
Granada Department, Nicaragua
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014

Due to ridiculously overpriced airfare in Central America, I chose Platinum Centroamerica (former King Quality) to travel from Managua to San Salvador. The ride was 105$ and another 25$ for crossing the borders (both ways together). The ride itself is really comfortable! The chairs are big and recline very far (which can be annoying, if the person in front of... More 

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1 Thank David W
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2014

I think that KQ has recently rebranded as Platinum (http://platinumcentroamerica.com). I took the Platinum service from Managua to Guatemala City, leaving at 3am and arriving 90 minutes earlier than scheduled at 7.30pm. The first leg, to San Salvador, was on what looked like a brand new vehicle; smart, spacious, comfortable and clean, with films, working WiFi and two toilets. There... More 

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1 Thank mywesterngirl
Managua
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

I like KIng Quality not only for the chairs and food services, but also because the have a person checking on every body status. I have seen how they help persons with problems on traveling, they have a emergeny kit for helping people.

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2 Thank fjpsjino
San Juan la Laguna, Guatemala
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48 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2013

Bus trip on " King Quality" Guatemala City to Managua via San Salvador. Aug 31,2013 $79.00 cc's accepted at their office in GC First leg: superior comfort, equipment and service (5 star) Second leg: poor on all counts (2 stars) Because the second leg is three times as long as the first, 2 stars carry the day. Left 7:00 AM... More 

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Perth, Australia
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2013

We checked the lonely planet and then King quality's website for bus times from Tegucigalpa to Managua and planned to get the 05:30 bus.We turned up very early in the morning to book a ticket and were told abruptly no we couldn't buy a ticket, we asked why and were told that the route was closed and only Ticabus went... More 

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Big Corn Island, Nicaragua
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63 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2013

I have taken King Quality several times on visa runs from Nicaragua to Costa Rica. Due to the tickets being higher than other buslines, there is very few people on the bus, a nice bonus...this ensures you will have your seat row to yourself. The a/c is very strong so bring a jacket. They serve meals, snacks, and beverages, and... More 

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