There are 8 ways to get from Bogotá to Medellín by plane, bus or car

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

Fly to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) BOG - MDE

$54 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus Copetran  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Medellín

$23 - $37

6 alternative options

Fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) BOG - EOH

$67 - $166

Fly to Manizales, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Manizales (MZL) BOG - MZL
  2. Take the bus from Manizales to Medellín

$81 - $283

Bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Medellín

$32 - $47

Bus via Guaduas  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogota to Guaduas
  2. Take the bus from Guaduas to Medellín

$26 - $55

Bus Flota Magdalena  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Medellín

$23 - $31

Drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Bogotá to Medellín 276.7 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bogotá to Medellín is to bus which costs $22 - $40 and takes 9 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bogotá to Medellín is to fly which costs $50 - $160 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Bogotá and Medellín is 245 km. The road distance is 442.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Bogotá to Medellín, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bogotá to Medellín. However, there are services departing from Centro Memoria and arriving at Medellín via El Tiempo Maloka and Bogotá. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 6 min.

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

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., LATAM Chile and two other airlines fly from Bogotá to Medellín every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Rapido Ochoa operates a bus from Bogotá to Medellín 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 34 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Bogota to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Bogota to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Bogota to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Bogota to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $220
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Bogota to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Pereira
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Flights from Bogota to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Manizales
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Flights from Bogota to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Quibdo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Bogota to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Pereira
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Bogota to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Bus operators
Autolegal
Phone
0057 (4) 361-0947
Email
autolegal.gerencia@gmail.com
Bus from Manizales to Medellín
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Bus from Bogota to Guaduas
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Rapido Ochoa
Website
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Bogotá to Medellín
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Guaduas to Medellín
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Autoboy
Website
autoboysa.com.co
Bus from Bogotá to Guaduas
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
autoboysa.com.co
Book at
autoboysa.com.co
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Bogotá to Medellín
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$21 - $29
Premium
$23 - $35
Mini Van
$24 - $30

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