There are 4 ways to get from Medellín to Guatapé by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Medellín to Guatapé Via Guatapé

$4 - $10

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Taxi  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Medellín to Guatapé 54.4 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Medellín to Guatapé 54.4 miles

$5 - $9

Uber  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Medellín to Guatapé 54.4 miles

$50 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Medellín to Guatapé is to bus which costs $4 - $10 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Medellín to Guatapé is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Medellín and arriving at Guatapé. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Medellín and Guatapé is 44 km. The road distance is 87 km.

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The best way to get from Medellín to Guatapé without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs $4 - $10.

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The bus from Medellín to Guatapé takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Medellín to Guatapé bus services, operated by Sotragur, depart from Medellín station.

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Medellín to Guatapé bus services, operated by Sotragur, arrive at Guatapé station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Medellín to Guatapé is 87 km. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Medellín to Guatapé.

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The nearest airport to Guatapé is Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) Airport which is 30.4 km away. Other nearby airports include Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) (47.3 km) and Pereira (PEI) (170.1 km).

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There are 129+ hotels available in Guatapé. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Medellín to Guatapé.
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  • Distance: 27.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

Sotragur operates a bus from Medellín to Guatapé on demand. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Sotrasanvicente & Guatape Las Piedras SCA also services this route every 30 minutes.

Bus operators
Sotragur
Phone
(+57-4) 444 27 85
Email
sotragur@hotmail.es
Website
terminalesmedellin.com
Bus from Medellín to Guatapé
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
terminalesmedellin.com
Sotrasanvicente & Guatape Las Piedras SCA
Other operators
Uber Medellin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Medellín to Guatapé
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$50 - $65
Black
$70 - $90
Taxi from Medellín to Guatapé
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Tax Individual
Phone
+57 4444 4444
Website
tax-individual.com.co
Taxi Celusuper
Phone
+57 4222 2222
Website
taxis.com.co
Coopebombas
Phone
+57 4444 0000
Website
coopebombas.com

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