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There are 7 ways to get from Cartagena to Caracas 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.

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Fly to Caracas  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Cartagena (CTG) to Caracas (CCS) CTG - CCS

$202 - $442

Cheapest option

Bus Expresos Merida C.A.  •  29 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartagena to Cúcuta Via Cucuta / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Cristóbal to Caracas

$36 - $74

5 alternative options

Fly to Valencia, bus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Cartagena (CTG) to Valencia (VLN) CTG - VLN
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Caracas

$123 - $653

Bus via Los dos caminos  •  30 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartagena to Cúcuta Via Cucuta / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Cristóbal to Caracas

$38 - $76

Bus Alianza Internacional del Sur  •  30 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartagena to Cúcuta Via Cucuta / ...
  2. Take the bus from La Parada, Cúcuta to Caracas Via Caracas / ...

$136 - $173

Bus via Bosconia  •  38 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartagena to Bosconia
  2. Take the bus from Bosconia to Cucuta
  3. Take the bus from Terminal Privado Expresos Los Llanos, San Cristobal to Terminal Privado Expresos Los Llanos, Caracas

$52 - $88

Drive  •  17 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Cartagena to Caracas 798.9 miles

$80 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Cartagena to Caracas is to bus which costs $35 - $75 and takes 29 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cartagena to Caracas is to fly which costs $200 - $450 and takes 8 h 9 min.

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The distance between Cartagena and Caracas is 940 km. The road distance is 1278.2 km.

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The best way to get from Cartagena to Caracas without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 19 min and costs $130 - $180.

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Cartagena to Caracas, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cartagena to Caracas is to fly which takes 8 h 9 min and costs $200 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $75 and takes 29 h 23 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cartagena Airport to Caracas Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 33 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cartagena to Caracas is 1278 km. It takes approximately 17 h 48 min to drive from Cartagena to Caracas.

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DHL International, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Avior Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Cartagena Airport to Caracas Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Caracas. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cartagena to Caracas.
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  • Distance: 587.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 9 min

What companies run services between Cartagena, Colombia and Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela?

Copa Airlines, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and three other airlines fly from Cartagena to Caracas 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cartagena to Caracas via Cartagena, Cúcuta, and San Cristóbal in around 29 h 23 min.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Cartagena to Caracas via Panama City
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Cartagena to Caracas via Bogota, Panama City
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Cartagena to Caracas via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, Panama City
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Cartagena to Valencia via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Avior Airlines
Website
aviorair.com
Flights from Cartagena to Caracas via Bogota
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $440
DHL International
Website
aviationcargo.dhl.com
Flights from Cartagena to Caracas via Lima
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Turpial Airlines
Website
turpialairlines.com
Flights from Cartagena to Valencia via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Bus operators
Servicios Especiales del Centro C.A.
Website
servecentro.com
Bus from Valencia to Caracas
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
servecentro.com
Expreso Brasilia
Phone
01 8000 51 8001
Email
contactenos@expresobrasilia.com
Website
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Cartagena to Cúcuta
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.co
Premium Plus
$40 - $55
Regular
$40 - $60
Bus from Bosconia to Cucuta
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$30 - $45
Regular
$30 - $45
Expresos Merida C.A.
Phone
(0276) - 3465890
Website
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Bus from San Cristóbal to Caracas
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
facebook.com
Expresos San Cristobal C.A.
Phone
(0276) 3462864
Website
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Bus from San cristobal to Caracas - La Bandera
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
facebook.com
Expresos Flamingo C.A.
Phone
(0212) 6937572
Website
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Bus from San Cristóbal to Caracas
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Alianza Internacional del Sur
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Parada, Cúcuta to Caracas
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$102
Schedules at
venezuelatravelinternational.com
Book at
venezuelatravelinternational.com

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The best way to get from Cartagena to Cartagena Airport is to bus which takes 26 min and costs $1.

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