There are 6 ways to get from Medellín to Ipiales by bus, car or plane

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

Bus Cootrans Uroccidente  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Medellín to Córdoba

$38 - $72

5 alternative options

Bus Fronteras  •  21 h 30 min

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

$45 - $66

Bus Bolivariano  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Medellín Sur to Ipiales

$35 - $60

Drive  •  15 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Medellín to Ipiales 607.6 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Ipiales  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) to Ipiales (IPI) EOH - IPI

$177 - $659

Fly Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Pasto, 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

$133 - $332

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

Cootrans Uroccidente operates a bus from Medellín to Ipiales hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Alternatively, Satena, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and two other airlines fly from Medellín to Ipiales twice daily.

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 23 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
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Pasto via Cali, Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Pasto via Cartagena, Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Satena
Website
satena.com
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Ipiales via Bogota
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Ipiales via Bogota, Cali
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Ipiales via Quibdo, Bogota
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Ipiales via Pereira, Bogota
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Bus operators
Fronteras
Phone
(071) 4249090
Website
fronteras.com.co
Bus from Pereira to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
fronteras.com.co
Book at
fronteras.com.co
Bus from Pasto to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
fronteras.com.co
Book at
fronteras.com.co
Bolivariano
Phone
+57 1 424-90-90 / +57 4 6042295
Email
contactenos@bolivariano.com.co
Website
bolivariano.com.co
Bus from Medellín Sur to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$35 - $55
Premium
$40 - $60
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
$8 - $12
Premium
$8 - $12
Cootranar
Phone
572 721 8989
Website
cootranar.com
Bus from Pasto to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
cootranar.com
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Medellín to Ipiales?

The distance between Medellín and Ipiales is 646 km. The road distance is 972 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Medellín to Ipiales?

The cheapest way to get from Medellín to Ipiales is to bus which costs $35 - $60 and takes 22 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Medellín to Ipiales?

The quickest way to get from Medellín to Ipiales is to fly which takes 6 h 52 min and costs $170 - $700.

Is there a direct bus between Medellín and Ipiales?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Medellín Sur and arriving at Ipiales. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h.

How long does it take to get from Medellín to Ipiales?

It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to get from Medellín to Ipiales, including transfers.