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There are 5 ways to get from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert by bus, taxi or car

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 Ibague  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Ibague
  2. Take the bus from Ibagué to Neiva

$34 - $57

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Pereira to Aipe

$45 - $62

Bus Cootranshuila  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Aipe

$39 - $44

Taxi  •  7h 6m

  1. Take a taxi from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert 258.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  7h 6m

  1. Drive from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert 258.4 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 7h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert is to bus which costs $30 - $60 and takes 6h 7m.

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The distance between Manizales and Tatacoa Desert is 208 km. The road distance is 413.4 km.

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The best way to get from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert without a car is to bus which takes 6h 7m and costs $30 - $60.

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It takes approximately 6h 7m to get from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manizales to Tatacoa Desert is 413 km. It takes approximately 7h 6m to drive from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Tatacoa Desert. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 129.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 7m

What companies run services between Manizales, Colombia and Tatacoa Desert, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert via Ibague, Ibagué, and Neiva in around 6h 7m.

Bus operators
Expreso Palmira
Phone
+57 321 8903597
Email
ventasonline@expresopalmira.com.co
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Manizales to Ibague
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$12 - $18
Premium (S26)
$22 - $26
Coomotor
Phone
01-8000-910293
Email
calidad@coomotor.com.co
Website
coomotor.com.co
Bus from Ibagué to Neiva
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
coomotor.com.co
Regular
$9 - $13
Regular + WiFi
$10 - $14
Premium
$12 - $15
Bus from Pereira to Aipe
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
coomotor.com.co
Regular
$13 - $19
Regular + WiFi
$14 - $19
Premium
$17 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Tax La Feria Manizales
Phone
+57 6882 8912
Website
taxlaferia.com
Citytaxi Manizales
Phone
+57 6885 2300
Website
citytaxiapp.co
Almacenes La 14
Phone
+57 6884 7878

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