There are 5 ways to get from Bogotá to Cali by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Cruz del Sur  •  9 h 20 min

$100 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus Velotax  •  12 h 13 min

$20 - $28

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 51 min

  1. 321.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Cali  •  3 h 39 min

  1. BOG - CLO

$41 - $135

Fly to Popayan, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. BOG - PPN

$87 - $311

What companies run services between Bogotá, Colombia and Cali, Colombia?

Cruz del Sur operates a bus from Bogotá to Cali twice a week. Tickets cost $100 - $140 and the journey takes 9 h 20 min. Alternatively, LATAM Chile and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. fly from Bogotá to Cali hourly.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Bogota to Cali
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Bogota to Cali
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Bogota to Popayan
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Bogota to Popayan
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Bus operators
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Bogota to Cali
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Velotax
Website
velotax.com.co
Bus from Bogotá to Cali
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
velotax.com.co
Book at
pasajes.velotax.com.co
Bus from Popayán to Cali
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
velotax.com.co
Book at
pasajes.velotax.com.co
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bogotá and Cali is 300 km. The road distance is 514 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bogotá to Cali is to bus which costs $19 - $28 and takes 12 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Bogotá to Cali is to fly which takes 3 h 39 min and costs $40 - $140.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bogota and arriving at Cali. Services depart twice a week, and operate Wednesday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 20 min.

The bus from Bogota to Cali takes 9 h 20 min including transfers and departs twice a week.