There are 6 ways to get from Manizales to Bucaramanga by taxi, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, bus  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manizales to Honda
  2. Take the bus from Honda to Bucaramanga

$68 - $88

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Bus Cotaxi  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Honda
  2. Take the bus from Honda to Bucaramanga

$26 - $36

4 alternative options

Bus via Barrancabermeja  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to La Dorada
  2. Take the bus from La Dorada to Barrancabermeja
  3. Take the bus from Barrancabermeja to Bucaramanga

Drive  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Manizales to Bucaramanga 331.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Manizales  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Manizales (MZL) to Bucaramanga (BGA) MZL - BGA

$89 - $300

Bus to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera, fly  •  7 h 10 min

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

$65 - $330

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No, there is no direct bus from Manizales to Bucaramanga. However, there are services departing from Manizales and arriving at Bucaramanga via Honda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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The distance between Manizales and Bucaramanga is 350 km. The road distance is 530.5 km.

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The best way to get from Manizales to Bucaramanga without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 8 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 38 min to get from Manizales to Bucaramanga, including transfers.

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Manizales to Bucaramanga bus services, operated by Coopuertos, depart from Manizales station.

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The best way to get from Manizales to Bucaramanga is to bus which takes 10 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 35 min.

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There is no direct flight from Manizales Airport to Bucaramanga Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 8 min and has one stopover.

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Manizales to Bucaramanga bus services, operated by Cotaxi, arrive at Bucaramanga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manizales to Bucaramanga is 530 km. It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to drive from Manizales to Bucaramanga.

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Easyfly and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Manizales Airport to Bucaramanga Airport.

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Map of how to get from Manizales to Bucaramanga.
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  • Distance: 218.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 38 min

What companies run services between Manizales, Colombia and Bucaramanga, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Manizales to Bucaramanga via Honda in around 10 h 30 min. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Easyfly and two other airlines fly from Manizales to Bucaramanga hourly.

Airlines
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Manizales to Bucaramanga via Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Manizales to Bucaramanga via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Bus operators
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Honda to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
copetran.com
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copetran.com
Regular
$16 - $23
Premium
$18 - $26
Mini Van
$18 - $23
Coopuertos
Phone
0057 3162714173
Bus from Manizales to Honda
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Autolegal
Phone
0057 (4) 361-0947
Email
autolegal.gerencia@gmail.com
Bus from Manizales to La Dorada
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Bus from Manizales to Medellín
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Cotranal
Phone
(+57) 7 5682359 / 5682562
Website
cotranal.com
Bus from La Dorada to Barrancabermeja
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
cotranal.com
Cotrasangil
Phone
7243562
Email
servicioalcliente@cotrasangil.com
Website
cotrasangil.com
Bus from Barrancabermeja to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
cotrasangil.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manizales to Honda
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Tax La Feria Manizales
Phone
+57 6882 8912
Website
taxlaferia.com
Almacenes La 14
Phone
+57 6884 7878
Citytaxi Manizales
Phone
+57 6885 2300
Website
citytaxiapp.co

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The best way to get from Manizales to Manizales Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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