Directions from Salento to Popayán

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Recommended option

Bus Cooperativa de Taxis Belalcazar  •  6 h 35 min

$24 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus via Buga  •  8 h 20 min

$18 - $40

6 alternative options

Bus via Buga #2  •  8 h 40 min

$19 - $31

Bus Expreso Trejos  •  8 h 52 min

$19 - $29

Taxi  •  5 h 1 min

  1. 210.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. 210.3 miles

$22 - $35

Fly from Pereira  •  6 h 6 min

  1. PEI - PPN

$73 - $293

Bus to Bogota, fly  •  8 h 4 min

  1. BOG - PPN

$101 - $343

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

You can take a bus from Salento to Popayán via Armenia and Cali in around 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Easyfly and two other airlines fly from Salento 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 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Bogota to Popayan
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Pereira to Popayan via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Bogota to Popayan
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Bus operators
Cooperativa de Taxis Belalcazar
Phone
+57 2 6687921
Email
taxbelalcazar@hotmail.com
Website
taxbelalcazar.co
Bus from Armenia to Cali
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
terminalarmenia.com
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
$10
Schedules at
terminalarmenia.com
Coomotor
Website
coomotor.com.co
Bus from Armenia to Cali
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
vonline.coomotor.com.co
Regular
$9 - $13
Regular + WiFi
$10 - $13
Premium
$12 - $15
Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Pereira to Buga
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$8 - $12
Premium (S26)
$17 - $19
Bus from Armenia to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$18 - $27
Premium (S26)
$32 - $36
Expreso Trejos
De Occidente
Website
deoccidente.com
Bus from Pereira to Buga
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
deoccidente.com
Cooperativa Ciudad Señora
Phone
0057 (2) 6687964
Email
cooperativa@cootrancise.com
Bus from Buga to Cali
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
terminalcali.com
Other operators
Taxi from Salento to Popayán
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salento and Popayán is 271 km. The road distance is 337 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salento to Popayán is to bus which costs $19 - $35 and takes 8 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Salento to Popayán is to taxi which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $130 - $160.

No, there is no direct bus from Salento to Popayán. However, there are services departing from Salento and arriving at Popayán via Pereira, Buga and Cali. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Salento to Popayán, including transfers.