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There are 7 ways to get from Bogotá to Manizales by plane, bus, taxi or car

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Fly to Manizales  •  2 h

  1. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Manizales (MZL) BOG - MZL

$68 - $269

Cheapest option

Bus Tax La Feria  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Manizales

$16 - $27

5 alternative options

Fly to Pereira, bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Pereira (PEI) BOG - PEI
  2. Take the bus from Pereira to Manizales

$40 - $132

Fly to Armenia, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Armenia (AXM) BOG - AXM
  2. Take the bus from Armenia to Manizales

$72 - $283

Bus Empresa Arauca  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Manizales

$19 - $30

Taxi  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bogotá to Manizales 200.6 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Bogotá to Manizales 200.6 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bogotá to Manizales is to bus which costs $15 - $27 and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bogotá to Manizales is to fly which costs $65 - $270 and takes 2 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bogotá to Manizales. However, there are services departing from Centro Memoria and arriving at Manizales via Colsanitas and Bogotá. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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The distance between Bogotá and Manizales is 167 km. The road distance is 321 km.

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The best way to get from Bogotá to Manizales without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs $15 - $27.

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Bogotá to Manizales, including transfers.

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Bogotá to Manizales bus services, operated by Tax La Feria, depart from Bogotá station.

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The best way to get from Bogotá to Manizales is to fly which takes 2 h and costs $65 - $270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $15 - $27 and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Bogota Airport to Manizales Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Bogotá to Manizales bus services, operated by Tax La Feria, arrive at Manizales station.

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Map of how to get from Bogotá to Manizales.
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  • Distance: 104.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

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

Easyfly and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. fly from Bogotá to Manizales every 4 hours. Alternatively, Tax La Feria operates a bus from Bogotá to Manizales every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Bogota to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Bogota to Armenia
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Bogota to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $230
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $230
Bus operators
Empresa Arauca
Phone
018000 42 37 87
Email
contacto@empresaarauca.com.co
Website
empresaarauca.com.co
Bus from Pereira to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
empresaarauca.com.co
Book at
empresaarauca.com.co
Bus from Bogotá to Manizales
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Schedules at
empresaarauca.com.co
Book at
empresaarauca.teletiquete.com
Expreso Palmira
Phone
+57 321 8903597
Email
ventasonline@expresopalmira.com.co
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Pereira to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$2 - $4
Premium (S26)
$8 - $10
Bus from Armenia to Manizales
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$5 - $8
Premium (S26)
$12 - $14
Suautomovil
Phone
+57 (6) 3215064
Bus from Pereira to Manizales
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Tax La Feria
Website
taxlaferia.com
Bus from Bogotá to Manizales
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
taxlaferia.com
Autolegal
Phone
0057 (4) 361-0947
Email
autolegal.gerencia@gmail.com
Bus from Bogota to Manizales
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Rápido Tolima
Other operators
Taxi from Bogotá to Manizales
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Taxis Libres
Phone
+57 1211 1111
Website
taxislibres.com.co
Tappsi
Phone
+57 1316 4171
Website
tappsi.co
Telecoper
Phone
+57 1222 2111
Website
telecoper.com
Taxis Los Dos SAS
Phone
+57 1722 2242
Website
empresite.eleconomistaamerica.co
Camionetas al instante
Phone
+57 1721 4394
Website
paginasamarillas.com.co

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Yes, the driving distance between Bogotá to Manizales is 321 km. It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to drive from Bogotá to Manizales.

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Easyfly and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Bogota Airport to Manizales Airport.

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There are 145+ hotels available in Manizales. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bogotá to Bogota Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $7 - $9.

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