There are 7 ways to get from San Gil to Salento by 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.

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Bus  •  10 h 56 min

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

$39 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus Bolivariano  •  14 h 57 min

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

$34 - $49

5 alternative options

Drive  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Drive from San Gil to Salento 417.1 miles

$40 - $65

Bus to Bucaramanga, fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera, bus  •  10 h 3 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

$64 - $331

Bus to Bucaramanga, fly to Bogota, bus  •  10 h 32 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

$52 - $149

Bus to Bogota, fly to Pereira  •  9 h 17 min

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

$58 - $161

Bus to Bucaramanga, fly to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
  2. Fly from Bucaramanga (BGA) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) BGA - MDE
  3. Take the bus from Medellín to Salento

$87 - $264

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Gil to Salento. However, there are services departing from San Gil and arriving at Salento via Bogotá and Armenia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 56 min.

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The distance between San Gil and Salento is 344 km. The road distance is 667.3 km.

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The best way to get from San Gil to Salento without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 56 min to get from San Gil to Salento, including transfers.

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San Gil to Salento bus services, operated by Berlinas, depart from San Gil station.

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The quickest flight from Bucaramanga Airport to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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San Gil to Salento bus services, operated by Expreso Palmira, arrive at Armenia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Gil to Salento is 667 km. It takes approximately 10 h 3 min to drive from San Gil to Salento.

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

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There are 671+ hotels available in Salento. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Gil to Salento.
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  • Distance: 214.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 56 min

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 10 h 56 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Bucaramanga to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Bucaramanga to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Bucaramanga to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
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 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $230
Flights from Bucaramanga to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$22 - $190
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Bucaramanga to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
Flights from Bogota to Pereira
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $230
Bus operators
Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Bogotá to Armenia
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$17 - $25
Premium (S26)
$30 - $34
Bolivariano
Phone
+57 1 424-90-90 / +57 4 6042295
Email
contactenos@bolivariano.com.co
Website
bolivariano.com.co
Bus from Bogotá to Armenia
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$14 - $21
Premium
$15 - $21
Bus from Bogotá to Pereira
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$16 - $23
Premium
$16 - $23
Autoboy
Website
autoboysa.com.co
Bus from San Gil to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
autoboysa.com.co
Bus from San Gil to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
autoboysa.com.co

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