There are 3 ways to get from Manizales to Salento by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Pereira
  2. Take the bus from Pereira to Salento

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manizales to Salento 56.5 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Manizales to Salento 56.5 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Manizales to Salento is to bus which costs $7 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manizales to Salento is to taxi which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $30 - $45.

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The distance between Manizales and Salento is 48 km. The road distance is 90 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Manizales to Salento, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manizales to Salento. However, there are services departing from Manizales and arriving at Salento via Pereira. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Manizales, Colombia and Salento, Quindío, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Manizales to Salento via Pereira in around 2 h 47 min.

Bus operators
Expreso Alcalá
Phone
+57 6 7474644 // +57 6 3244825
Bus from Pereira to Salento
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
terminalpereira.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manizales to Salento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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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