There are 4 ways to get from Manizales to Cocora Valley by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Cartago
  2. Take a taxi from Cartago to Cocora Valley

$20 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Cartago

$21 - $25

Taxi  •  3h 25m

  1. Take a taxi from Manizales to Cocora Valley 138.4 km

$40 - $50

Drive  •  3h 25m

  1. Drive from Manizales to Cocora Valley 138.4 km

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Manizales to Cocora Valley is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 3h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Manizales to Cocora Valley is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 3h 25m.

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The distance between Manizales and Cocora Valley is 60 km. The road distance is 138.4 km.

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The best way to get from Manizales to Cocora Valley without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 3h 45m and costs $20 - $26.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Manizales to Cocora Valley, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manizales to Cocora Valley is 138 km. It takes approximately 3h 25m to drive from Manizales to Cocora Valley.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Cocora Valley. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manizales to Cocora Valley.
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  • Distance: 59.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 45m

What companies run services between Manizales, Colombia and Cocora Valley, Colombia?

Expreso Trejos operates a bus from Manizales to Cartago hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 2h.

Bus operators
Expreso Palmira
Phone
+57 321 8903597
Email
ventasonline@expresopalmira.com.co
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Manizales to Cartago
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular
$3 - $5
Premium
$4 - $5
Cootracol
Bus from Manizales to Cartago
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Other operators
Taxi from Cartago to Cocora Valley
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Transportadores La Andina
Phone
+57 2212 9351
Website
paginasamarillas.com.co
Servi Tax Ltda
Phone
+57 2211 2323
Coomocart
Phone
+57 2211 1111
Website
paginasamarillas.com.co

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