There are 8 ways to get from Pereira to Popayán by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus Cooperativa Ciudad Señora  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartago to Cali
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Popayán

$12 - $29

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Bus Cooperativa de Taxis Belalcazar  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Pereira to Buga
  2. Take the bus from Buga to Popayán Via Ipiales

$16 - $32

Bus Expreso Trejos  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Pereira to Cali
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Popayán

$15 - $26

Bus via Roldanillo  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Pereira to Roldanillo
  2. Take the bus from Roldanillo to Cali
  3. Take the bus from Cali to Popayán

Taxi  •  5 h

  1. Take a taxi from Pereira to Popayán 211.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Pereira to Popayán 211.5 miles

$22 - $35

Fly to Popayan  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Pereira (PEI) to Popayan (PPN) PEI - PPN

$71 - $291

Fly to Cali, bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Pereira (PEI) to Cali (CLO) PEI - CLO
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Popayán

$41 - $254

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Pereira to Popayán. However, there are services departing from Pereira and arriving at Popayán via Cartago and Cali. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

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The distance between Pereira and Popayán is 283 km. The road distance is 338.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pereira to Popayán without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Pereira to Popayán, including transfers.

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Pereira to Popayán bus services, operated by Cooperativa Ciudad Señora, depart from Cartago station.

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The best way to get from Pereira to Popayán is to bus which takes 6 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h.

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There is no direct flight from Pereira Airport to Popayan Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 42 min and has one stopover.

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Pereira to Popayán bus services, operated by Velotax, arrive at Popayán station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pereira to Popayán is 338 km. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from Pereira to Popayán.

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Easyfly and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Pereira Airport to Popayan Airport.

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Map of how to get from Pereira to Popayán.
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  • Distance: 176.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Pereira, Colombia and Popayán, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Pereira to Popayán via Cartago, Cartago, and Cali in around 6 h 52 min. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Easyfly and VivaColombia fly from Pereira to Popayán every 3 hours.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Pereira to Popayan via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Pereira to Cali via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Pereira to Popayan via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Pereira to Cali via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Pereira to Cali via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Bus operators
Cooperativa Ciudad Señora
Phone
0057 (2) 6687964
Email
cooperativa@cootrancise.com
Bus from Cartago to Cali
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
terminalcali.com
Cooperativa de Taxis Belalcazar
Phone
+57 2 6687921
Email
taxbelalcazar@hotmail.com
Website
taxbelalcazar.co
Bus from Cali to Popayán
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
terminalarmenia.com
Bus from Buga to Popayán
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
terminalarmenia.com
Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Pereira to Buga
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$7 - $11
Premium (S26)
$15 - $18
Bus from Cali to Popayán
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
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expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$7 - $10
Premium (S26)
$15 - $17
Expreso Trejos
De Occidente
Website
deoccidente.com
Bus from Pereira to Buga
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
deoccidente.com
Bus from Pereira to Roldanillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
deoccidente.com
Bus from Roldanillo to Cali
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
deoccidente.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pereira to Popayán
Ave. Duration
5 h
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Covichoralda
Phone
+57 6324 4444
Website
covichoralda.com.co
Taxi Aeropuerto Matecaña
Phone
+57 6314 8151
Taxis Consotá
Phone
+57 320336 8819
Website
cootaxconsota.com

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There are 86+ hotels available in Popayán. Prices start at $9 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pereira to Pereira Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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