There are 7 ways to get from Manizales to San Gil by bus, car or plane

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Bus Cotaxi  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Honda
  2. Take the bus from Honda to Bucaramanga
  3. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil

$32 - $42

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Bus Empresa Arauca  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Bogotá
  2. Take the bus from Bogotá to San Gil

$34 - $51

Bus Tax La Feria  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Bogotá
  2. Take the bus from Bogotá to San Gil Bogotá

$39 - $63

Drive  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Manizales to San Gil 382.9 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Manizales to Bucaramanga, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Manizales (MZL) to Bucaramanga (BGA) MZL - BGA
  2. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to San Gil

$85 - $298

Bus to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera, fly to Bucaramanga, bus  •  8 h 6 min

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

$61 - $328

Fly Manizales to Bogota, bus  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Manizales (MZL) to Bogota (BOG) MZL - BOG
  2. Take the bus from Bogotá to San Gil

$81 - $282

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No, there is no direct bus from Manizales to San Gil. However, there are services departing from Manizales and arriving at San Gil via Honda and Bucaramanga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 26 min.

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The distance between Manizales and San Gil is 311 km. The road distance is 612.7 km.

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The best way to get from Manizales to San Gil without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 26 min to get from Manizales to San Gil, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manizales to San Gil is 613 km. It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to drive from Manizales to San Gil.

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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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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 Manizales to San Gil.
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  • Distance: 194.5 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 26 min

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

You can take a bus from Manizales to San Gil via Honda and Bucaramanga in around 12 h 26 min.

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
Flights from Manizales to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $210
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
Flights from Manizales to Bogota
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Bus operators
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
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Honda to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 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
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 Bogotá to San Gil
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
autoboysa.com.co
Empresa Arauca
Tax La Feria
Website
taxlaferia.com
Bus from Manizales to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
taxlaferia.com
Autolegal
Phone
0057 (4) 361-0947
Email
autolegal.gerencia@gmail.com
Bus from Manizales to Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
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
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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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