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There are 9 ways to get from Medellín to Isla Barú by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena  •  3h 23m

  1. Fly from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) to Cartagena (CTG) MDE - CTG

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Bus  •  11h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Medellín to Cartagena

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Fly Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Cartagena  •  1h 54m

  1. Fly from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) to Cartagena (CTG) EOH - CTG

Fly Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Corozal, taxi  •  3h 2m

  1. Fly from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) to Corozal (CZU) EOH - CZU
  2. Take a taxi from Corozal to María la Baja

Fly Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Tolu, taxi  •  2h 47m

  1. Fly from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) to Tolu (TLU) EOH - TLU
  2. Take a taxi from Tolu to María la Baja

Fly Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Barranquilla, taxi  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) to Barranquilla (BAQ) MDE - BAQ
  2. Take a taxi from Barranquilla to Mahates

Bus via Sincelejo  •  15h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Medellín to Sincelejo Medellin
  2. Take the bus from Sincelejo to Cartagena

Bus via Montería  •  15h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Medellín to Montería
  2. Take the bus from Montería to Cartagena

Drive  •  9h 29m

  1. Drive from Medellín to Cartagena 633.1 km

Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) to Cartagena (CTG) flights

93 Weekly Planes
1h 9m Average Duration
$24 Cheapest Price
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Medellín → Isla Barú
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Inter-regional travel is permitted

COVID-19 help in Colombia

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Yes, travel within Colombia is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Isla Barú is 018000955590.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Isla Barú is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Isla Barú is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 018000955590.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Cancillería de Colombia.

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The cheapest way to get from Medellín to Isla Barú is to bus which costs $21 - $45 and takes 11h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Medellín to Isla Barú is to fly which costs $60 - $250 and takes 1h 54m.

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It is 441 km from Medellín to Isla Barú. It is approximately 633.1 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Medellín to Isla Barú without a car is to bus which takes 11h 52m and costs $21 - $45.

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It takes approximately 3h 23m to get from Medellín to Isla Barú, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Medellín to Isla Barú is to fly which takes 3h 23m and costs $25 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $45 and takes 11h 52m.

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The quickest flight from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport to Cartagena Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Medellín to Isla Barú is 633 km. It takes approximately 9h 29m to drive from Medellín to Isla Barú.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., LATAM Chile and Viva Air Colombia offer flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport to Cartagena Airport.

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There are 368+ hotels available in Isla Barú. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Medellín to Isla Barú.
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  • Distance: 440.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 23m

What companies run services between Medellín, Colombia and Isla Barú, Colombia?

LATAM Chile, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Viva Air Colombia fly from Medellín to Cartagena hourly. Alternatively, Expreso Brasilia operates a bus from Medellín to Cartagena every 2 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 11h 39m. Rapido Ochoa also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
Viva Air Colombia
Website
vivaair.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $180
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $130
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Cartagena via Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Corozal
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Satena
Website
satena.com
Flights from Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera to Tolu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Bus operators
Expreso Brasilia
Phone
01 8000 51 8001
Email
contactenos@expresobrasilia.com
Website
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Medellín to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
11h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Medellín to Sincelejo
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Sincelejo to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Medellín to Montería
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Rapido Ochoa
Website
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Medellín to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
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m.redbus.co
Bus from Medellín to Sincelejo
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Torcoroma
Phone
5 2814445
Email
servicioalcliente@torcoroma.com.co
Website
torcoroma.com.co
Bus from Sincelejo to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transportes Luz
Phone
0057 4 7849194
Website
transportesluz.com
Bus from Sincelejo to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Medellín to Montería
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
facebook.com
Unitransco
Phone
0057 5 3230030
Bus from Sincelejo to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Bus from Montería to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Corozal to María la Baja
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Taxitel Ltda
Phone
+57 300840 2726
Website
facebook.com
Auto taxi Ejecutivo Sincelejo
Phone
+57 5282 2222
Website
autotaxisincelejo.blogspot.com

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The best way to get from Medellín to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova Airport is to bus which takes 1h and costs $2 - $45.

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