There are 5 ways to get from Medellín to Buenaventura by bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus Flota Magdalena  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Medellín to Buenaventura

$21 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus Expreso Trejos  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Medellín to Manizales Via Manizales
  2. Take the bus from Manizales to Buenaventura

$28 - $29

Drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Medellín to Buenaventura 317.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cali, bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) to Cali (CLO) MDE - CLO
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Buenaventura

$58 - $140

Fly Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Armenia, shuttle, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) to Armenia (AXM) EOH - AXM
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Armenia to Cali
  3. Take the bus from Cali to Buenaventura

$61 - $436

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Medellín to Buenaventura is to bus which costs $21 - $29 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Medellín to Buenaventura is to fly and bus which costs $55 - $140 and takes 6 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Medellín and arriving at Buenaventura. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Medellín and Buenaventura is 311 km. The road distance is 508.2 km.

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The best way to get from Medellín to Buenaventura without a car is to bus which takes 9 h and costs $21 - $29.

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The bus from Medellín to Buenaventura takes 9 h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Medellín to Buenaventura bus services, operated by Flota Magdalena, depart from Medellín station.

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The quickest flight from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport to Cali Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Medellín to Buenaventura bus services, operated by Flota Magdalena, arrive at Buenaventura station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Medellín to Buenaventura is 508 km. It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to drive from Medellín to Buenaventura.

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  • Distance: 194.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h

What companies run services between Medellín, Colombia and Buenaventura, Colombia?

Flota Magdalena operates a bus from Medellín to Buenaventura once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $29 and the journey takes 9 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cali
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cali via Bogota
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $190
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cali via Bogota
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Armenia
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $400
Bus operators
Corredor del Pacifico
Phone
+57 2 321 701 5631
Email
info|@corredordelpacifico.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Cali to Buenaventura
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com.co
Cooperativa de Taxis Belalcazar
Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Shuttle from Armenia to Cali
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$9 - $14
Premium (S26)
$18 - $21

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