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

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Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Salento to Pereira Salento-Pereira
  2. Take the bus from Pereira to Manizales

$7

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Taxi  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salento to Manizales 53.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Salento to Manizales 53.9 miles

$5 - $9

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

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

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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.

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The distance between Salento and Manizales is 48 km. The road distance is 86.2 km.

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The best way to get from Salento to Manizales without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 3 min and costs $7.

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

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Salento to Manizales bus services, operated by Expreso Alcalá, depart from Salento station.

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Salento to Manizales bus services, operated by Expreso Trejos, arrive at Manizales station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salento to Manizales is 86 km. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Salento to Manizales.

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There are 140+ hotels available in Manizales. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salento to Manizales.
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  • Distance: 30.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

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
Phone
+57 6 7474644 // +57 6 3244825
Bus from Salento to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
terminalpereira.com
Suautomovil
Phone
+57 (6) 3215064
Bus from Pereira to Manizales
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Other operators
Taxi from Salento to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Radio Taxi Del Quindio
Phone
+57 6 746-2222
Website
facebook.com
Coomoquin
Phone
+57 312 296-8896
Website
coomoquin.com

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