There are 10 ways to get from San Gil to Salento by bus, taxi, 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

Bus, taxi  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Socorro to Bogota
  2. Take the bus from Bogotá to Melgar
  3. Take the bus from Melgar to Ibagué
  4. Take a taxi from Ibagué to Salento

$81 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus Bolivariano  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
  2. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to Pereira

$31 - $58

8 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from San Gil to Bogotá
  2. Take the bus from Bogotá to Armenia

$46 - $79

Bus Cotaxi  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
  2. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to Honda
  3. Take the bus from Honda to Manizales

$35 - $58

Bus via Pereira  •  17 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from San Gil to Bogotá
  2. Take the bus from Bogotá to Pereira

$45 - $84

Drive  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Drive from San Gil to Salento 417.1 miles

$40 - $65

Bus to Bogota, fly to Pereira  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from San Gil to Bogotá
  2. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Pereira (PEI) BOG - PEI

$50 - $146

Bus to Bucaramanga, fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera, bus  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
  2. Fly from Bucaramanga (BGA) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) BGA - EOH
  3. Take the bus from Medellín to Salento

$88 - $369

Bus to Bucaramanga, fly to Bogota, bus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
  2. Fly from Bucaramanga (BGA) to Bogota (BOG) BGA - BOG
  3. Take the bus from Bogotá to Armenia

$90 - $204

Bus, bus to Barrancabermeja, fly to Bogota  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
  2. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to Barrancabermeja
  3. Fly from Barrancabermeja (EJA) to Bogota (BOG) EJA - BOG
  4. Take the bus from Bogotá to Armenia

$84 - $261

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Gil to Salento is to bus which costs $30 - $60 and takes 15 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Gil to Salento is to drive which takes 10 h 3 min and costs $40 - $65.

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The distance between San Gil and Salento is 344 km. The road distance is 667 km.

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It takes approximately 13 h 18 min to get from San Gil to Salento, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Gil to Salento. However, there are services departing from San Gil and arriving at Salento via Bucaramanga, Honda, Manizales and Pereira. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between San Gil, Santander, Colombia and Salento, Quindío, Colombia?

You can take a bus from San Gil to Salento via Bogotá and Armenia in around 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Bucaramanga to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Barrancabermeja to Bogota
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Bucaramanga to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $230
Flights from Bucaramanga to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Bucaramanga to Bogota via El Yopal
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$24 - $190
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $230
Flights from Bucaramanga to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
Bus operators
Concorde
Phone
(57+8) 7610743
Email
servicioalcliente@cootransbol.com
Website
cootransbol.com
Bus from Socorro to Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
cootransbol.com
Low Season
$10 - $14
High Season
$13 - $19
Bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
cootransbol.com
Low Season
$3 - $5
High Season
$4 - $7
Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Bogotá to Armenia
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
Bus from Bogotá to Pereira
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$20 - $30
Premium (S26)
$35 - $39
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$5 - $8
Premium
$7 - $11
Mini Van
$6 - $9
Bus from Bucaramanga to Honda
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$17 - $24
Premium
$19 - $27
Mini Van
$20 - $25
Bus from Honda to Manizales
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$8 - $11
Premium
$10 - $14
Mini Van
$9 - $12
Bus from Bucaramanga to Barrancabermeja
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$6 - $9
Premium
$8 - $12
Mini Van
$7 - $9
Cotaxi
Website
cotaxi.com.co
Bus from Bucaramanga to Honda
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
cotaxi.com.co
Bus from Bucaramanga to Barrancabermeja
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
terminalbucaramanga.com
Rio tax
Phone
+57 (68) 8572440
Bus from Honda to Manizales
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Bolivariano
Phone
+57 1 424-90-90 / +57 4 6042295
Email
contactenos@bolivariano.com.co
Website
bolivariano.com.co
Bus from Bucaramanga to Pereira
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$24 - $35
Premium
$24 - $35
Bus from Bogotá to Pereira
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$16 - $24
Premium
$17 - $24
Berlinas
Phone
+57 318 3545454
Email
informacion@berlinasdelfonce.com
Website
berlinasdelfonce.com
Bus from San Gil to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Schedules at
berlinasdelfonce.com
Suite
$30 - $45
Regular
$26 - $40
Bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
berlinasdelfonce.com
Suite
$24 - $35
Regular
$16 - $23
Coopmotilon
Phone
680291 - 5688777
Email
cooptmotilon@gmail.com
Website
cooptmotilon.weebly.com
Bus from Bucaramanga to Barrancabermeja
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
cooptmotilon.weebly.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ibagué to Salento
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Radio Taxi X Tolima Ltda
Phone
+57 8264 3333
Website
paginasamarillas.com.co
Super Taxi
Phone
+57 8270 5555
Website
amarillos.co
Megataxi
Phone
+57 8265 4444
Website
amarillascolombia.co

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