There are 4 ways to get from Colonia to Montevideo (State) by bus, bus and ferry or car

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Colonia to Montevideo 1 / ...

$7 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus via Libertad  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Colonia to Libertad 1
  2. Take the bus from Libertad to Montevideo Carmelo

$9 - $16

Busferry  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the busferry from Colonia to Montevideo

$40 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo 111.8 miles

$25 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Colonia to Montevideo (State). However, there are services departing from Colonia and arriving at Julio Herrera y Obes via Tres Cruces. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Colonia and Montevideo (State) is 144 km. The road distance is 178.9 km.

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The best way to get from Colonia to Montevideo (State) without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Colonia to Montevideo (State), including transfers.

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Colonia to Montevideo (State) bus services, operated by COT, depart from Colonia station.

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Colonia to Montevideo (State) bus services, operated by COT, arrive at Montevideo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colonia to Montevideo (State) is 179 km. It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to drive from Colonia to Montevideo (State).

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There are 391+ hotels available in Montevideo (State). Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colonia to Montevideo (State).
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  • Distance: 89.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between Colonia, Uruguay and Montevideo (State), Uruguay?

COT operates a bus from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
COT
Phone
(+598) 2409 4949
Email
reservas@cot.com.uy
Website
cot.com.uy
Bus from Colonia to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Bus from Colonia to Libertad
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Turil
Phone
+598 4622 4888
Website
turil.com.uy
Bus from Colonia to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
turil.com.uy
Bus from Colonia to Libertad
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
turil.com.uy
Grupo Agencia Central
Phone
1717
Email
info@agenciacentral.com.uy
Website
agenciacentral.com.uy
Bus from Colonia to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
agenciacentral.com.uy
Book at
agenciacentral.com.uy
Bus from Libertad to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
agenciacentral.com.uy
Book at
agenciacentral.com.uy
Colonia Express
Phone
+54 11 4317 4100
Website
coloniaexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Colonia to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
argentina.coloniaexpress.com
Book at
directferries.com
Economy
$41
Express
$45
Classic
$58

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