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There are 3 ways to get from Santander to Aratoca by bus, taxi or car

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  1. Take the bus from Parque Las Palmas to Parque Chicamocha

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  1. Take a taxi from Bucaramanga to Aratoca

1 alternative option


  1. Drive from Bucaramanga to Aratoca
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Aratoca is 018000955590.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Aratoca is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Aratoca is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 018000955590.

Last updated: 1 Aug 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santander to Aratoca is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 1h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Santander to Aratoca is to taxi which costs $21 - $26 and takes 1h 2m.

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The distance between Santander and Aratoca is 42 km. The road distance is 71.3 km.

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The best way to get from Santander to Aratoca without a car is to bus which takes 1h 27m and costs $36 - $39.

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It takes approximately 1h 27m to get from Santander to Aratoca, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santander to Aratoca is 71 km. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Santander to Aratoca.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Aratoca. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santander to Aratoca.
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  • Distance: 42.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 27m

What companies run services between Santander, Colombia and Aratoca, Colombia?

Asotranspanachi operates a bus from Parque Las Palmas to Parque Chicamocha on demand. Tickets cost $35 and the journey takes 1h 15m.

Bus operators
+57 318 5835375
Bus from Parque Las Palmas to Parque Chicamocha
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
On demand
Estimated price
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Bucaramanga to Aratoca
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Taxis Bucarica S.A
+57 7697 8900
Radio Taxis Libres
+57 7634 2222
Colectivo Aeropuerto
+57 7642 5250

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