There are 5 ways to get from Medellín to Ipiales by plane, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) to Pasto (PSO) MDE - PSO
  2. Take the bus from Pasto to Ipiales

$132 - $331

Cheapest option

Bus Flota Magdalena  •  16 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Medellín to Pasto
  2. Take the bus from Pasto to Ipiales

$37 - $54

3 alternative options

Bus Fronteras  •  21 h

  1. Take the bus from Medellín to Pereira Via Pereira
  2. Take the bus from Pereira to Ipiales

$44 - $60

Bus Bolivariano  •  24 h

  1. Take the bus from Medellín Sur to Ipiales Via Ipiales

$35 - $55

Drive  •  15 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Medellín to Ipiales 607.6 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Medellín to Ipiales is to bus which costs $35 - $55 and takes 24 h.

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The quickest way to get from Medellín to Ipiales is to fly and bus which costs $130 - $340 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The distance between Medellín and Ipiales is 646 km. The road distance is 972.2 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from Medellín to Ipiales, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Medellín Sur and arriving at Ipiales. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 24 h.

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The best way to get from Medellín to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport is to shuttle which takes 45 min and costs $27.

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Map of how to get from Medellín to Ipiales.
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  • Distance: 403.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 21 min

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

You can take a bus from Medellín to Ipiales via Pasto in around 16 h 44 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Pasto via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Pasto via Bucaramanga, Bogota
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Pasto via Cucuta, Bogota
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Pasto via Cartagena, Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Pasto via Barranquilla, Bogota
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Bus operators
Cootranar
Phone
572 721 8989
Website
cootranar.com
Bus from Pasto to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cootranar.com
Bolivariano
Phone
+57 1 424-90-90 / +57 4 6042295
Email
contactenos@bolivariano.com.co
Website
bolivariano.com.co
Bus from Pasto to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$7 - $12
Premium
$7 - $11
Bus from Medellín Sur to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$35 - $55
Premium
$35 - $55
Fronteras
Phone
(071) 4249090
Website
fronteras.com.co
Bus from Pasto to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
fronteras.com.co
Book at
fronteras.com.co
Bus from Pereira to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
fronteras.com.co
Book at
fronteras.com.co

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