There are 10 ways to get from Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva by plane, bus 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.

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Fly Santa Marta to Bogota, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Santa Marta (SMR) to Bogota (BOG) SMR - BOG
  2. Take the bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva

$56 - $169

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Bus Expreso Brasilia  •  19 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Bogotá
  2. Take the bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva

$26 - $85

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Bus to Barranquilla, fly to Bogota, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Barranquilla
  2. Fly from Barranquilla (BAQ) to Bogota (BOG) BAQ - BOG
  3. Take the bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva

$48 - $158

Bus to Barranquilla, fly to Bucaramanga, bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Barranquilla
  2. Fly from Barranquilla (BAQ) to Bucaramanga (BGA) BAQ - BGA
  3. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to Moniquirá

$122 - $341

Fly Santa Marta to Bucaramanga, bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Santa Marta (SMR) to Bucaramanga (BGA) SMR - BGA
  2. Take the bus from Bucaramanga to Moniquirá

$109 - $322

Bus to Valledupar, fly to Bogota, bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Valledupar
  2. Fly from Valledupar (VUP) to Bogota (BOG) VUP - BOG
  3. Take the bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva

$80 - $285

Bus to Cartagena, fly to Bogota, bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Taganga to Cartagena
  2. Fly from Cartagena (CTG) to Bogota (BOG) CTG - BOG
  3. Take the bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva

$53 - $201

Bus Concorde  •  16 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Ciénaga to Tunja Via Bogotá

$37 - $73

Bus Berlinas  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Bogotá Santa Marta
  2. Take the bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva

$35 - $82

Drive  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva 505 miles

$50 - $80

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva. However, there are services departing from Santa Marta and arriving at Villa de Leyva via Bogota. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 48 min.

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The distance between Santa Marta and Villa de Leyva is 629 km. The road distance is 808 km.

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The best way to get from Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva, including transfers.

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Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva bus services, operated by Expreso Brasilia, depart from Santa Marta station.

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The quickest flight from Santa Marta Airport to Bogota Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 28 min.

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Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva bus services, operated by Flota Valle De Tenza, arrive at Villa de Leyva station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva is 808 km. It takes approximately 11 h 38 min to drive from Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva.

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VivaColombia, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and LATAM Chile offer flights from Santa Marta Airport to Bogota Airport.

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There are 375+ hotels available in Villa de Leyva. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva.
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  • Distance: 393.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 42 min

What companies run services between Santa Marta, Colombia and Villa de Leyva, Boyacá, Colombia?

Concorde operates a bus from Santa Marta to Villa de Leyva 4 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $55 and the journey takes 14 h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santa Marta to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Barranquilla to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Barranquilla to Bucaramanga via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Valledupar to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Cartagena to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Santa Marta to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Barranquilla to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Barranquilla to Bucaramanga via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Valledupar to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Cartagena to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Santa Marta to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Santa Marta to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $230
Flights from Cartagena to Bogota
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Barranquilla to Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $220
Bus operators
Flota Valle De Tenza
Website
flotavalledetenza.com
Bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
flotavalledetenza.com
Rapido El Carmen
Phone
0057 1 2634968
Email
info@rapidocarmen.com.co
Website
rapidoelcarmen.com.co
Bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
rapidoelcarmen.com.co
Transportes La Verde
Phone
+57 1 852-5358
Website
terminaldetransporte.gov.co
Bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
terminaldetransporte.gov.co
Transporte Expreso Cundinamarca
Phone
(+57) 1 621-0878 , (+57) 1 247-0899
Website
terminaldetransporte.gov.co
Bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
terminaldetransporte.gov.co
Transportes Tisquesusa
Phone
+57 1 348-4836 / +57 1 542-1853
Website
terminaldetransporte.gov.co
Bus from Bogota to Villa de Leyva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
terminaldetransporte.gov.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 - $10
Schedules at
copetran.com
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copetran.com
Regular
$5 - $7
Premium
$7 - $10
Mini Van
$6 - $8
Bus from Santa Marta to Valledupar
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
copetran.com
Book at
copetran.com
Regular
$11 - $16
Premium
$13 - $19
Mini Van
$13 - $17
Bus from Santa Marta to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
copetran.com
Book at
copetran.com
Regular
$40 - $60
Premium
$40 - $65
Mini Van
$45 - $60
Autoboy
Website
autoboysa.com.co
Bus from Bucaramanga to Moniquirá
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
autoboysa.com.co
Expreso Brasilia
Phone
01 8000 51 8001
Email
contactenos@expresobrasilia.com
Website
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Santa Marta to Valledupar
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$15 - $22
Regular
$13 - $18
Bus from Santa Marta to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $70
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$45 - $65
Regular
$50 - $70
Transportes Marsol
Phone
0057 3690999
Email
reservas@marsol.com.co
Website
transportesmarsol.net
Bus from Taganga to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
transportesmarsol.net
Concorde
Phone
(57+8) 7610743
Email
servicioalcliente@cootransbol.com
Website
cootransbol.com
Bus from Ciénaga to Tunja
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Schedules at
cootransbol.com
Low Season
$26 - $40
High Season
$35 - $50

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The best way to get from Santa Marta to Santa Marta Airport is to shuttle which takes 45 min and costs .

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