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There are 5 ways to get from Cali to Salento by bus, taxi 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

Bus, taxi  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Cali to Cartago
  2. Take a taxi from Cartago to Salento

$27 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus Expreso Palmira  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Cali to Armenia Cali-Armenia

$11 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus De Occidente  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Cali to Roldanillo
  2. Take the bus from Roldanillo to Armenia

Taxi  •  3h

  1. Take a taxi from Cali to Salento 132.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  3h

  1. Drive from Cali to Salento 132.9 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Cali to Salento is to bus which costs $10 - $23 and takes 4h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Cali to Salento is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 3h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cali to Salento. However, there are services departing from Cali and arriving at Salento via Armenia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 29m.

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The distance between Cali and Salento is 170 km. The road distance is 212.7 km.

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The best way to get from Cali to Salento without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 3h 5m and costs $27 - $35.

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It takes approximately 3h 5m to get from Cali to Salento, including transfers.

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Cali to Salento bus services, operated by Expreso Palmira, depart from Cali station.

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Cali to Salento bus services, operated by Expreso Palmira, arrive at Armenia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cali to Salento is 213 km. It takes approximately 3h to drive from Cali to Salento.

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There are 699+ hotels available in Salento. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 106.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 5m

What companies run services between Cali, Colombia and Salento, Quindío, Colombia?

Expreso Palmira operates a bus from Cali to Salento hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $21 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Cooperativa Ciudad Señora
Phone
0057 (2) 6687964
Email
cooperativa@cootrancise.com
Bus from Cali to Cartago
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
terminalcali.com
Expreso Palmira
Phone
+57 321 8903597
Email
ventasonline@expresopalmira.com.co
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Cali to Armenia
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$9 - $14
Premium (S26)
$18 - $21
Cooperativa de Taxis Belalcazar
Coomotor
Phone
01-8000-910293
Email
calidad@coomotor.com.co
Website
coomotor.com.co
Bus from Cali to Armenia
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
coomotor.com.co
Book at
coomotor.com.co
Regular
$8 - $12
Regular + WiFi
$9 - $13
Premium
$11 - $14
De Occidente
Website
deoccidente.com
Bus from Cali to Roldanillo
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
deoccidente.com
Bus from Roldanillo to Armenia
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
deoccidente.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cartago to Salento
Ave. Duration
55m
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Transportadores La Andina
Phone
+57 2212 9351
Website
paginasamarillas.com.co
Servi Tax Ltda
Phone
+57 2211 2323
Website
amarillascolombia.co
Coomocart
Phone
+57 2211 1111
Website
paginasamarillas.com.co

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