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

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Bus  •  3h 10m

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

$7 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus Grupo Agencia Central  •  3h 22m

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

$10 - $20

Bus and ferry  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Colonia to Montevideo

$40 - $60

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo 111.8 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Colonia to Montevideo (State) is to bus which costs $7 - $15 and takes 3h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Colonia to Montevideo (State) is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 2h 32m.

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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 3h 10m.

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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 3h 10m and costs $7 - $15.

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It takes approximately 3h 10m 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 2h 32m to drive from Colonia to Montevideo (State).

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There are 422+ hotels available in Montevideo (State). Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 89.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 10m

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 $7 - $14 and the journey takes 2h 50m. 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
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Book at
cot.com.uy
Bus from Colonia to Valdense
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Book at
cot.com.uy
Bus from Valdense to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Book at
cot.com.uy
Grupo Agencia Central
Phone
+(598)47241717
Email
info@agenciacentral.com.uy
Website
agenciacentral.com.uy
Bus from Colonia to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
agenciacentral.com.uy
Book at
agenciacentral.com.uy
Bus from Colonia to Colonia Valdense
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
agenciacentral.com.uy
Book at
agenciacentral.com.uy
Bus from Colonia Valdense to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
3h 30m
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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