There are 4 ways to get from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus Coomotor  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Pereira to Aipe

$45 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus Cootranshuila  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Aipe

$39 - $44

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 h 6 min

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

$130 - $160

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert 258.4 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

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 9 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 15 min 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 7 h 6 min to drive from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Tatacoa Desert. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert.
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  • Distance: 129.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 15 min

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

Coomotor operates a bus from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert 5 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 6 h.

Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Manizales to Tatacoa Desert
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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