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.

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Bus, fly to Cartagena  •  4 h 59 min

  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, fly to Barranquilla  •  7 h 4 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

$45 - $167

Taxi, Rey Dorado, bus  •  11 h 21 min

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

$83 - $102

Bus, Rey Dorado  •  15 h 17 min

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

$38 - $76

Bus  •  17 h 27 min

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

$44 - $72

Drive  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Guatapé to Cartagena 432 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

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 Rey Dorado and bus which takes 11 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min 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 1 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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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., VivaColombia and LATAM Chile offer flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport to Cartagena Airport.

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There are 1345+ hotels available in Cartagena. Prices start at $26 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: 4 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Guatapé to Cartagena via Medellín and Cartagena in around 15 h 17 min.

Airlines
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 13 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
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
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
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
Expreso Brasilia
Phone
01 8000 51 8001
Email
contactenos@expresobrasilia.com
Website
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Barranquilla to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $13
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$9 - $13
Regular
$6 - $9
Bus from Medellín to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$35 - $50
Regular
$35 - $50
Bus from Medellín to Cereté
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$23 - $35
Regular
$22 - $35
Bus from Cereté to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$15 - $21
Regular
$13 - $18
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Barranquilla to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
copetran.com
Book at
copetran.com
Regular
$5 - $8
Premium
$7 - $11
Mini Van
$7 - $9
Bus from Medellín to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
14 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
copetran.com
Book at
copetran.com
Regular
$29 - $40
Premium
$30 - $45
Mini Van
$30 - $45
Rapido Ochoa
Website
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Yarumal to Caucasia
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Caucasia to El Viajano
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Medellín to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Transportes Luz
Other operators
Taxi from Guatapé to Yarumal
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Taxi Aeropuerto Rionegro
Phone
+57 7261 1616
Website
acoataxiaeropuerto.com.co
Taxis San Vicente
Phone
+57 4532 2757
Website
taxi.cybo.com
Coopetaxi Rionegro
Phone
+57 4320 2012
Website
empresite.eleconomistaamerica.co

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