There are 8 ways to get from Guatapé to San Gil by bus, taxi, car or plane

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 via Puerto Berrío  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatapé to Medellín
  2. Take the bus from Medellín to Puerto Berrío
  3. Take the bus from Puerto Berrío to Bucaramanga
  4. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil

$27 - $46

7 alternative options

Bus Expreso Brasilia  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatapé to Medellín
  2. Take the bus from Medellín to Bucaramanga
  3. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil

$29 - $49

Bus Omega  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatapé to Medellín
  2. Take the bus from Medellín to Barbosa
  3. Take the bus from Barbosa to San Gil

$30 - $80,015

Taxi  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Guatapé to San Gil 303.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Guatapé to San Gil 303.2 miles

$30 - $50

Bus to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, fly, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatapé to Medellín
  2. Fly from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) to Bucaramanga (BGA) MDE - BGA
  3. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil

$77 - $259

Bus to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera, fly, bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatapé to Medellín
  2. Fly from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) to Bucaramanga (BGA) EOH - BGA
  3. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil

$55 - $327

Bus to Bogota, fly, bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Sub Granada to Bogotá
  2. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Bucaramanga (BGA) BOG - BGA
  3. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil

$57 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Guatapé to San Gil. However, there are services departing from Guatapé and arriving at San Gil via Medellín, Puerto Berrío and Bucaramanga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 41 min.

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The distance between Guatapé and San Gil is 227 km. The road distance is 485.1 km.

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The best way to get from Guatapé to San Gil without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 41 min to get from Guatapé to San Gil, including transfers.

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Guatapé to San Gil bus services, operated by Sotragur, depart from Guatapé station.

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The quickest flight from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport to Bucaramanga Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Guatapé to San Gil bus services, operated by Autoboy, arrive at San Gil station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guatapé to San Gil is 485 km. It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to drive from Guatapé to San Gil.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Easyfly offer flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport to Bucaramanga Airport.

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There are 292+ hotels available in San Gil. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Guatapé to San Gil.
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  • Distance: 141.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 41 min

What companies run services between Guatapé, Colombia and San Gil, Santander, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Guatapé to San Gil via Medellín, Puerto Berrío, Puerto Berrío, and Bucaramanga in around 11 h 41 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Bogota to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Bogota to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$25 - $230
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Bogota to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
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
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Medellín to Puerto Berrío
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
copetran.com
Book at
copetran.com
Regular
$8 - $12
Premium
$10 - $15
Mini Van
$10 - $13
Bus from Puerto Berrío to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
copetran.com
Book at
copetran.com
Regular
$9 - $13
Premium
$11 - $16
Mini Van
$11 - $14
Bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
copetran.com
Book at
copetran.com
Regular
$5 - $8
Premium
$7 - $10
Mini Van
$6 - $8
Coonorte
Phone
0057 4 4801580
Email
Info@coonorte.com.co
Website
coonorte.com.co
Bus from Medellín to Puerto Berrío
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
coonorte.com.co
Autoboy
Website
autoboysa.com.co
Bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
autoboysa.com.co
Bus from Barbosa to San Gil
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
autoboysa.com.co
Trassander
Phone
(+57-4) 444 58 73
Bus from Medellín to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
terminalesmedellin.com
Transsander
Website
transsander.com
Bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
terminalbucaramanga.com
Other operators
Taxi from Guatapé to San Gil
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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