There are 4 ways to get from Cartagena to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park) by bus 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.

Recommended option

Bus Transportes Marsol, travel  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartagena to Zaino,Tayrona Park Entrance
  2. Travel from Zaino,Tayrona Park Entrance to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park)

3 alternative options

Bus, travel via Barranquilla  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartagena to Barranquilla
  2. Take the bus from Barranquilla to Santa Marta
  3. Travel from Santa Marta to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park)

Bus, travel via Minca  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartagena to Minca
  2. Travel from Minca to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park)

Bus, fly, travel  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartagena to Barranquilla
  2. Fly from Barranquilla (BAQ) to Valledupar (VUP) BAQ - VUP
  3. Travel from Valledupar to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park)

Questions & Answers

The distance between Cartagena and Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park) is 203 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Cartagena to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park), including transfers.

More details

Map of how to get from Cartagena to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park).
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  • Distance: 126.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Cartagena, Colombia and Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park), Colombia?

There is no direct connection from Cartagena to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park). However, you can take the bus to Zaino,Tayrona Park Entrance then take the travel to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park). Alternatively, you can take the bus to Barranquilla, take the bus to Santa Marta, then take the travel to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park).

Airlines
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Barranquilla to Valledupar
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$18 - $180
Bus operators
Transportes Marsol
Phone
0057 3690999
Email
reservas@marsol.com.co
Website
transportesmarsol.net
Bus from Cartagena to Zaino,Tayrona Park Entrance
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
transportesmarsol.net
Bus from Cartagena to Minca
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
transportesmarsol.net
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Barranquilla to Santa Marta
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$5 - $8
Premium
$7 - $11
Mini Van
$6 - $8

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Trips to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (Park)