There are 3 ways to get from Bogotá to Melgar by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Melgar

$6 - $20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bogotá to Melgar 68.4 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Bogotá to Melgar 68.4 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Bogotá, Colombia and Melgar, Tolima, Colombia?

Flota La Macarena operates a bus from Bogotá to Melgar every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h. Flota San Vicente also services this route on demand.

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bogotá to Melgar?

The distance between Bogotá and Melgar is 77 km. The road distance is 110 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bogotá to Melgar?

The cheapest way to get from Bogotá to Melgar is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 36 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bogotá to Melgar?

The quickest way to get from Bogotá to Melgar is to taxi which takes 1 h 36 min and costs $40 - $55.

Is there a direct bus between Bogotá and Melgar?

No, there is no direct bus from Bogotá to Melgar. However, there are services departing from Quinta Paredes and arriving at Melgar via Zona Ind. Sredni and Bogotá. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Bogotá to Melgar?

It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Bogotá to Melgar, including transfers.