There are 3 ways to get from Salento to Manizales by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 3 min


2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 20 min

  1. 53.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. 53.9 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Salento, Quindío, Colombia and Manizales, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Salento to Manizales via Pereira in around 2 h 3 min.

Bus operators
Expreso Alcalá
+57 6 7474644 // +57 6 3244825
Bus from Salento to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Salento to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Radio Taxi Del Quindio
+57 6 746-2222
+57 312 296-8896

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salento and Manizales is 48 km. The road distance is 86 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salento to Manizales is to bus which costs $7 and takes 2 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Salento to Manizales is to taxi which takes 1 h 20 min and costs $30 - $40.

No, there is no direct bus from Salento to Manizales. However, there are services departing from Salento and arriving at Manizales via Pereira. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Salento to Manizales, including transfers.