There are 9 ways to get from Santa Marta to Pereira by bus, plane or car

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 to Cartagena, fly to Pereira  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Cartagena
  2. Fly from Cartagena (CTG) to Pereira (PEI) CTG - PEI

$42 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus Rapido Ochoa  •  22 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Medellín
  2. Take the bus from Medellín to Pereira

$18 - $105

7 alternative options

Fly Santa Marta to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, bus  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Santa Marta (SMR) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) SMR - MDE
  2. Take the bus from Medellín to Manizales

$69 - $184

Bus to Barranquilla, fly to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Barranquilla
  2. Fly from Barranquilla (BAQ) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) BAQ - MDE
  3. Take the bus from Medellín to Manizales

$54 - $164

Fly Santa Marta to Cali, bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Santa Marta (SMR) to Cali (CLO) SMR - CLO
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Cartago

$89 - $209

Fly Santa Marta to Bogota, bus  •  12 h

  1. Fly from Santa Marta (SMR) to Bogota (BOG) SMR - BOG
  2. Take the bus from Bogota to Ibague
  3. Take the bus from Ibague to Pereira

$85 - $214

Bus via Ibagué  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Ciénaga to Ibagué
  2. Take the bus from Ibague to Pereira

$46 - $105

Bus  •  20 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Armenia

$57 - $91

Drive  •  15 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Santa Marta to Pereira 647.8 miles

$65 - $100

What companies run services between Santa Marta, Colombia and Pereira, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Santa Marta to Pereira via Ciénaga, Ciénaga, Ibagué, and Ibague in around 16 h 27 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cartagena to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Cartagena to Pereira via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Santa Marta to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Barranquilla to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Barranquilla to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Santa Marta to Cali
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Flights from Santa Marta to Cali via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Flights from Santa Marta to Cali via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Flights from Santa Marta to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Santa Marta to Bogota via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cartagena to Pereira via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Santa Marta to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Barranquilla to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Barranquilla to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Santa Marta to Cali via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Flights from Santa Marta to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Santa Marta to Bogota via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Cartagena to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Cartagena to Pereira via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Santa Marta to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Santa Marta to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Santa Marta to Bogota via Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Bus operators
Transportes Marsol
Phone
0057 3690999
Email
reservas@marsol.com.co
Website
transportesmarsol.net
Bus from Santa Marta to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
transportesmarsol.net
Autolegal
Phone
0057 (4) 361-0947
Email
autolegal.gerencia@gmail.com
Bus from Medellín to Manizales
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Santa Marta to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$5 - $8
Premium
$8 - $12
Mini Van
$7 - $9
Cooperativa Ciudad Señora
Phone
0057 (2) 6687964
Email
cooperativa@cootrancise.com
Bus from Cali to Cartago
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
terminalcali.com
Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Bogota to Ibague
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$11 - $16
Premium (S26)
$22 - $25
Bus from Ibagué to Pereira
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$10 - $16
Premium (S26)
$21 - $24
Bus from Medellín to Pereira
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$14 - $20
Premium (S26)
$25 - $29
Coomotor
Website
coomotor.com.co
Bus from Ibagué to Pereira
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
vonline.coomotor.com.co
Regular
$9 - $14
Regular + WiFi
$10 - $14
Premium
$13 - $16
Expreso Brasilia
Phone
01 8000 51 8001
Email
contactenos@expresobrasilia.com
Website
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Ciénaga to Ibagué
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$50 - $75
Regular
$55 - $75
Bus from Santa Marta to Armenia
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$60 - $85
Regular
$60 - $90
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Santa Marta to Pereira?

The distance between Santa Marta and Pereira is 734 km. The road distance is 1036 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Santa Marta to Pereira?

The cheapest way to get from Santa Marta to Pereira is to bus which costs $55 - $95 and takes 20 h 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Santa Marta to Pereira?

The quickest way to get from Santa Marta to Pereira is to bus and fly which takes 6 h 59 min and costs $40 - $160.

Is there a direct bus between Santa Marta and Pereira?

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Marta to Pereira. However, there are services departing from Santa Marta and arriving at Pereira via Ciénaga and Ibague. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Santa Marta to Pereira?

It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Santa Marta to Pereira, including transfers.