There are 10 ways to get from Salento to Medellín by taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Taxi, Lo Nuestro, Class plus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salento to Remolinos
  2. Take the Lo Nuestro, Class plus from Remolinos to Medellín Medellín

$37 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus Flota Occidental  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Salento to Medellín Via Medellin

$16

8 alternative options

Bus Flota Ospina  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Pereira to Medellín Via Medellín

$15 - $17

Bus Empresa Arauca  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Pereira to Medellín

$15 - $29

Taxi  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salento to Medellín 171 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Salento to Medellín 171 miles

$18 - $26

Bus to Pereira, fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Salento to Pereira
  2. Fly from Pereira (PEI) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) PEI - EOH
  3. Take the bus from Santa Elena to Medellín

Bus to Pereira, fly to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Salento to Pereira
  2. Fly from Pereira (PEI) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) PEI - MDE

$33 - $203

Bus to Armenia, fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera, bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Salento to Armenia
  2. Fly from Armenia (AXM) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) AXM - EOH
  3. Take the bus from Santa Elena to Medellín

Bus, bus to Manizales, fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Salento to Pereira
  2. Take the bus from Pereira to Manizales
  3. Fly from Manizales (MZL) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) MZL - EOH

$47 - $386

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salento and arriving at Medellín. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Salento and Medellín is 180 km. The road distance is 273.6 km.

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The best way to get from Salento to Medellín without a car is to taxi and Lo Nuestro, Class plus which takes 3 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Salento to Medellín, including transfers.

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Salento to Medellín bus services, operated by Flota Occidental, depart from Salento station.

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The quickest flight from Pereira Airport to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Salento to Medellín bus services, operated by Flota Occidental, arrive at Medellín station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salento to Medellín is 274 km. It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to drive from Salento to Medellín.

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Easyfly offers flights from Pereira Airport to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport.

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There are 1020+ hotels available in Medellín. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salento to Medellín.
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  • Distance: 112.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

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

Flota Occidental operates a bus from Salento to Medellín every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Pereira to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Pereira to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$20 - $190
Flights from Armenia to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Manizales to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Bus operators
Empresa Arauca
Phone
018000 42 37 87
Email
contacto@empresaarauca.com.co
Website
empresaarauca.com.co
Bus from Pereira to Medellín
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
empresaarauca.com.co
Bus from Pereira to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
empresaarauca.com.co
Book at
empresaarauca.com.co
Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Pereira to Medellín
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$12 - $18
Premium (S26)
$23 - $26
Bus from Pereira to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$2 - $4
Premium (S26)
$8 - $10
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
Bus from Salento to Armenia
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
terminalpereira.com
Flota el Carmen S.A.
Phone
(+57-4) 543 49 41
Email
flotaelcarmen@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Elena to Medellín
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
facebook.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 Remolinos
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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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