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There are 9 ways to get from Buga to Medellín 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.

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Bus  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Buga to Medellín Cali

$14 - $40

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Bus via Pereira  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Buga to Pereira
  2. Take the bus from Pereira to Medellín Via Medellín

$20 - $32

Drive  •  5h 45m

  1. Drive from Buga to Medellín 241 miles

$25 - $40

Bus to Cali, fly to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Buga to Cali
  2. Fly from Cali (CLO) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) CLO - MDE

$34 - $125

Bus to Pereira, fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Buga to Pereira
  2. Fly from Pereira (PEI) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) PEI - EOH

$62 - $184

Bus to Armenia, fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Buga to Armenia
  2. Fly from Armenia (AXM) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) AXM - EOH

$46 - $319

Bus to Manizales, fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Buga to Manizales
  2. Fly from Manizales (MZL) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) MZL - EOH

$49 - $398

Bus, bus to Ibague, fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Buga to Caicedonia
  2. Take the bus from Caicedonia to Ibagué
  3. Fly from Ibague (IBE) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) IBE - EOH

$46 - $336

Bus to Pereira, fly to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Buga to Pereira
  2. Fly from Pereira (PEI) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) PEI - MDE

$38 - $218

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buga to Medellín is to bus via Pereira which costs $19 - $35 and takes 8h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Buga to Medellín is to bus and fly which costs $45 - $320 and takes 4h 21m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buga and arriving at Medellín. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 30m.

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The distance between Buga and Medellín is 274 km. The road distance is 385.5 km.

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The best way to get from Buga to Medellín without a car is to bus which takes 6h 30m and costs $14 - $40.

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The bus from Buga to Medellín takes 6h 30m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Buga to Medellín bus services, operated by Empresa Arauca, depart from Buga station.

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The quickest flight from Cali Airport to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport is the direct flight which takes 52m.

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Buga to Medellín bus services, operated by Empresa Arauca, arrive at Medellín station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buga to Medellín is 386 km. It takes approximately 5h 45m to drive from Buga to Medellín.

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Map of how to get from Buga to Medellín.
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  • Distance: 171.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 30m

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

Empresa Arauca operates a bus from Buga to Medellín every 3 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 6h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Pereira to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Armenia to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Manizales to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Ibague to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Flights from Pereira to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$20 - $190
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cali to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Bus operators
Empresa Arauca
Expreso Palmira
Phone
+57 321 8903597
Email
ventasonline@expresopalmira.com.co
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Buga to Medellín
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$20 - $29
Premium (S26)
$34 - $38
Bus from Buga to Pereira
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$7 - $11
Premium (S26)
$15 - $18
Bus from Buga to Armenia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$5 - $9
Premium (S26)
$13 - $15
Bus from Buga to Manizales
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$10 - $15
Premium (S26)
$20 - $23
Bus from Buga to Caicedonia
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$5 - $8
Premium (S26)
$12 - $14
Expreso Trejos
Phone
0057 315 4525691
Bus from Buga to Medellín
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Bus from Buga to Manizales
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Book at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
De Occidente
Website
deoccidente.com
Bus from Buga to Pereira
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
deoccidente.com
Flota Ospina
Phone
(+57) 3148882781
Email
info@flotaospina.com
Website
flotaospina.com
Bus from Pereira to Medellín
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
flotaospina.com
Cooperativa Ciudad Señora
Phone
0057 (2) 6687964
Email
cooperativa@cootrancise.com
Bus from Buga to Cali
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
terminalcali.com

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offers flights from Cali Airport to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport.

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