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There are 6 ways to get from Guatapé to Cartagena by bus, plane, 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, fly to Cartagena  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Guatapé to Medellín
  2. Fly from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) to Cartagena (CTG) MDE - CTG

$33 - $134

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Bus Rapido Ochoa  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatapé to Medellín Via Medellín
  2. Take the bus from Medellín to Cartagena Medellín

$27 - $56

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Bus, fly to Barranquilla  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatapé to Medellín
  2. Fly from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) to Barranquilla (BAQ) MDE - BAQ
  3. Take the bus from Barranquilla to Cartagena

$49 - $164

Taxi, bus  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Guatapé to Yarumal
  2. Take the bus from Yarumal to Caucasia
  3. Take the bus from Caucasia to El Viajano
  4. Take the bus from Sahagún to Cartagena

$72 - $96

Bus Expreso Brasilia  •  15 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatapé to Medellín
  2. Take the bus from Medellín to Yarumal
  3. Take the bus from Yarumal to Cartagena

$30 - $73

Drive  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Guatapé to Cartagena 432 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Guatapé to Cartagena is to bus which costs $27 - $60 and takes 15 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guatapé to Cartagena is to bus and fly which costs $30 - $140 and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Guatapé and Cartagena is 465 km. The road distance is 691.2 km.

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The best way to get from Guatapé to Cartagena without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 11 h 21 min and costs $70 - $100.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Guatapé to Cartagena, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport to Cartagena Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guatapé to Cartagena is 691 km. It takes approximately 10 h 14 min to drive from Guatapé to Cartagena.

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LATAM Chile, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Aeropostal offer flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport to Cartagena Airport.

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There are 1431+ hotels available in Cartagena. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Guatapé to Cartagena.
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  • Distance: 290.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Guatapé, Colombia and Cartagena, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Guatapé to Cartagena via Medellín, Yarumal, and Cartagena in around 15 h 31 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Aeropostal
Website
aeropostal.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Bus operators
Sotragur
Phone
(+57-4) 444 27 85
Email
sotragur@hotmail.es
Website
terminalesmedellin.com
Bus from Guatapé to Medellín
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
terminalesmedellin.com
Sotrasanvicente & Guatape Las Piedras SCA
Rapido Ochoa
Website
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Yarumal to Caucasia
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Regular
$7 - $11
Premium
$9 - $13
Bus from Caucasia to El Viajano
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Regular
$5 - $8
Premium
$7 - $10
Bus from Medellín to Yarumal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Regular
$5 - $9
Premium
$8 - $12
Bus from Medellín to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Regular
$23 - $35
Premium
$26 - $40
Transportes Luz
Coonorte
Phone
0057 4 4801580
Email
Info@coonorte.com.co
Website
coonorte.com.co
Bus from Medellín to Yarumal
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
coonorte.com.co
Expreso Brasilia
Phone
01 8000 51 8001
Email
contactenos@expresobrasilia.com
Website
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Yarumal to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
busbud.com
Premium
$23 - $35
Regular
$16 - $23
Bus from Medellín to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium
$29 - $40
Regular
$18 - $26
Other operators
Taxi from Guatapé to Yarumal
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Taxis San Vicente
Phone
+57 4532 2757
Website
taxi.cybo.com
Taxi Aeropuerto Rionegro
Phone
+57 7261 1616
Website
acoataxiaeropuerto.com.co
Coopetaxi Rionegro
Phone
+57 4320 2012
Website
empresite.eleconomistaamerica.co

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