There are 4 ways to get from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo by bus and ferry, 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 and ferry  •  2 h 40 min

$23 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. 1

$9 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 32 min

  1. 111.8 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. 111.8 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay and Montevideo, Uruguay?

COT operates a bus from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Turil also services this route every 3 hours.

Bus operators
Colonia Express
Website
coloniaexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Colonia to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
coloniaexpress.com
Economy
$24
Web
$24
Express
$32
Classic
$40
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 - $14
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Other operators
Taxi from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Orange Cab
Phone
+1 509-263-6661
Website
spokaneairporttaxicabride.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Colonia del Sacramento and Montevideo is 159 km. The road distance is 179 km.

The cheapest way to get from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo is to bus which costs $9 - $14 and takes 2 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Colonia del Sacramento to Montevideo is to taxi which takes 2 h 32 min and costs $100 - $130.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colonia and arriving at Montevideo. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

The bus and ferry from Colonia to Montevideo takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs five times a day.