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There are 8 ways to get from Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona to Isla Fuerte by bus, car ferry or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, travel  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Sincelejo
  2. Travel from Sincelejo to Isla Fuerte

7 alternative options

Bus, car ferry, travel  •  10h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Zaino to Cartagena
  2. Take the car ferry from Cartagena to Múcura
  3. Travel from Múcura to Isla Fuerte

Bus, travel via Cartagena  •  12h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Zaino to Cartagena
  2. Take the bus from Cartagena to Tolú
  3. Take the bus from Tolú to Lorica
  4. Travel from Lorica to Isla Fuerte

Bus, travel via Cartagena #2  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Zaino to Cartagena
  2. Take the bus from Cartagena to Lorica
  3. Travel from Lorica to Isla Fuerte

Fly Santa Marta to Monteria, travel  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Santa Marta (SMR) to Monteria (MTR) SMR - MTR
  2. Travel from Monteria to Isla Fuerte

Fly Santa Marta to Corozal, travel  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Santa Marta (SMR) to Corozal (CZU) SMR - CZU
  2. Travel from Corozal to Isla Fuerte

Fly Santa Marta to Cartagena, car ferry, travel  •  8h 59m

  1. Fly from Santa Marta (SMR) to Cartagena (CTG) SMR - CTG
  2. Take the car ferry from Cartagena to Múcura
  3. Travel from Múcura to Isla Fuerte

Bus to Barranquilla, fly to Monteria, travel  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Barranquilla
  2. Fly from Barranquilla (BAQ) to Monteria (MTR) BAQ - MTR
  3. Travel from Monteria to Isla Fuerte
Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona → Isla Fuerte
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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 Fuerte is 018000955590.

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

The social distance requirement in Isla Fuerte is 2 metres.

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

Last updated: 20 Jun 2022
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The distance between Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona and Isla Fuerte is 326 km.

The best way to get from Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona to Isla Fuerte without a car is to bus and travel which takes 6h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 39m to get from Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona to Isla Fuerte, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santa Marta Airport to Monteria Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 56m and has one stopover.

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LATAM Chile, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Viva Air Colombia offer flights from Santa Marta Airport to Monteria Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona to Santa Marta Airport is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs $26 - $32.

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Map of how to get from Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona to Isla Fuerte.
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  • Distance: 326.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 39m

What companies run services between Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona, Colombia and Isla Fuerte, Colombia?

There is no direct connection from Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona to Isla Fuerte. However, you can take the taxi to Santa Marta, take the bus to Sincelejo, then take the travel to Isla Fuerte. Alternatively, you can take the walk to Cañaveral, take the shuttle to Zaino, Tayrona Park Entrance, take the walk to Zaino, take the bus to Cartagena, take the walk to Frente Hotel Costa Azul, take the bus to Boquete Paz Concordia, take the walk to Cartagena, take the car ferry to Múcura, then take the travel to Isla Fuerte.

Airlines
Viva Air Colombia
Website
vivaair.com
Flights from Santa Marta to Monteria via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $60
Flights from Santa Marta to Monteria via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$21 - $70
Flights from Santa Marta to Monteria via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, Bogota
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$21 - $75
Flights from Santa Marta to Cartagena via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $60
Flights from Santa Marta to Cartagena via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $70
Flights from Santa Marta to Cartagena via Cali
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$20 - $75
Flights from Santa Marta to Cartagena via Pereira
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$19 - $70
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santa Marta to Monteria via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Santa Marta to Monteria via Bogota
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Santa Marta to Cartagena via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Santa Marta to Cartagena via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Santa Marta to Monteria via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Flights from Santa Marta to Monteria via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Santa Marta to Monteria via Bogota, Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Santa Marta to Corozal via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Santa Marta to Cartagena via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $190
Flights from Santa Marta to Cartagena via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $160
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Barranquilla to Monteria
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Bus operators
Rapido Ochoa
Website
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Santa Marta to Sincelejo
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
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Bus from Tolú to Lorica
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Santa Marta to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Transportes Marsol
Phone
0057 300 808-3147
Email
reservas@transportemarsol.net
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Zaino to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
facebook.com
Torcoroma
Phone
5 2814445
Email
servicioalcliente@torcoroma.com.co
Website
torcoroma.com.co
Bus from Cartagena to Tolú
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
facebook.com
Unitransco
Phone
0057 5 3230030
Bus from Cartagena to Lorica
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Santa Marta to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
copetran.com
Book at
copetran.com
Ferry operators

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