There are 6 ways to get from Necoclí to Cartagena by bus and ferry, 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.

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Necoclí to Montería
  2. Take the bus from Montería to Sincelejo
  3. Take the bus from Sincelejo to Cartagena

$101 - $111

Cheapest option

Bus to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, fly to Cartagena  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Necoclí to Medellín
  2. Fly from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) to Cartagena (CTG) MDE - CTG

$51 - $156

4 alternative options

Bus and ferry, Rey Dorado  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Necoclí to Montería Montería
  2. Take the Rey Dorado from Montería to Cartagena Cartagena - Medellín

$92 - $106

Drive  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Necoclí to Cartagena 260.2 miles

$27 - $40

Bus and ferry to Monteria, fly to Cartagena  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Necoclí to Montería
  2. Fly from Monteria (MTR) to Cartagena (CTG) MTR - CTG

$93 - $264

Bus and ferry to Monteria, fly to Barranquilla, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Necoclí to Montería
  2. Fly from Monteria (MTR) to Barranquilla (BAQ) MTR - BAQ
  3. Take the bus from Barranquilla to Cartagena

$104 - $287

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Necoclí to Cartagena is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 6 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Necoclí to Cartagena is to bus and ferry and fly which costs $90 - $270 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Necoclí and Cartagena is 260 km. The road distance is 416.4 km.

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The best way to get from Necoclí to Cartagena without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 7 h 51 min and costs $100 - $120.

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It takes approximately 7 h 51 min to get from Necoclí to Cartagena, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Monteria Airport to Cartagena Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Necoclí to Cartagena is 416 km. It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to drive from Necoclí to Cartagena.

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Easyfly offers flights from Monteria Airport to Cartagena Airport.

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There are 1341+ hotels available in Cartagena. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Necoclí to Cartagena.
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  • Distance: 162.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 51 min

What companies run services between Necoclí, Colombia and Cartagena, Colombia?

There is no direct connection from Necoclí to Cartagena. However, you can take the bus and ferry to Montería, take the bus to Sincelejo, take the walk to Sincelejo, take the bus to Cartagena, then take the taxi to Cartagena. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Necoclí to Cartagena via Montería and Cartagena in around 8 h 52 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Medellin Jose Marie Cordova to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Monteria to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Flights from Monteria to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Bus operators
Transportes Luz
Phone
0057 4 7849194
Website
transportesluz.com
Bus and ferry from Necoclí to Montería
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$74
Schedules at
transportesluz.com
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transportesluz.com
Bus from Sincelejo to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
transportesluz.com
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transportesluz.com
Expreso Brasilia
Phone
01 8000 51 8001
Email
contactenos@expresobrasilia.com
Website
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Montería to Sincelejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$9 - $13
Regular
$5 - $8
Bus from Montería to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
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expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$16 - $23
Regular
$14 - $20
Bus from Barranquilla to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $13
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$9 - $13
Regular
$6 - $9

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