There are 6 ways to get from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena by taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Taxi, bus, drive  •  26 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sierra Nevada National Park to Mérida
  2. Take the bus from Mérida to Machiques
  3. Drive from Machiques to Valledupar
  4. Take the bus from Valledupar to Barranquilla
  5. Take the bus from Barranquilla to Cartagena

$59 - $117

Cheapest option

Taxi, bus to Cucuta, fly  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sierra Nevada National Park to Mérida
  2. Take the bus from Mérida to San Cristóbal
  3. Fly from Cucuta (CUC) to Cartagena (CTG) CUC - CTG

$37 - $259

4 alternative options

Bus Copetran  •  29 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Mérida to San cristobal Exp Unidos MRD SCB
  2. Take the bus from Cúcuta to Cartagena

$50 - $76

Bus via Bosconia  •  35 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Mérida to San cristobal
  2. Take the bus from Cucuta to Bosconia
  3. Take the bus from Bosconia to Cartagena

$61 - $105

Drive  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena 716.2 miles

$75 - $110

Drive to Arauca, fly  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Sierra Nevada National Park to Arauca
  2. Fly from Arauca (AUC) to Cartagena (CTG) AUC - CTG

$55 - $280

What companies run services between Sierra Nevada National Park, Venezuela and Cartagena, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena via Mucurubá, Mérida, San cristobal, Cúcuta, and Cartagena in around 29 h 8 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Arauca to Cartagena via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Cucuta to Cartagena via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Cucuta to Cartagena via Bogota, Medellin Jose Marie Cordova
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Cucuta to Cartagena via Bogota, Cali
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Arauca to Cartagena via Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Cucuta to Cartagena via Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Arauca to Cartagena via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Cucuta to Cartagena via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Bus operators
Expresos Jauregui
Phone
+58(277)-5411134, +58(426)1812675, +58(414) 7402046
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Mérida to Machiques
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Valledupar to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $24
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$15 - $21
Premium
$17 - $24
Mini Van
$17 - $22
Preferencial
$10
Doble Piso
$13
Bus from Cúcuta to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$35 - $55
Premium
$35 - $55
Mini Van
$40 - $55
Expreso Brasilia
Phone
01 8000 51 8001
Email
contactenos@expresobrasilia.com
Website
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Valledupar to Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $28
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$20 - $28
Regular
$17 - $24
Bus from Cucuta to Bosconia
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium Plus
$35 - $50
Regular
$35 - $50
Berlinas
Phone
+57 318 3545454
Email
informacion@berlinasdelfonce.com
Website
berlinasdelfonce.com
Bus from Barranquilla to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
berlinasdelfonce.com
Suite
$26 - $40
Regular
$18 - $26
Bus from Bosconia to Cartagena
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
berlinasdelfonce.com
Suite
$30 - $45
Regular
$27 - $40
Terminal de Transporte de Pasajero Sur José
Phone
(0274) 262 11 79
Website
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Bus from Mérida to San cristobal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Expresos Tachira Merida C.A
Phone
+58(274)2633829, +58(414)7125913
Email
Tachira.merida@hotmail.com
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Mérida to San Cristóbal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sierra Nevada National Park to Mérida
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Estimated price
$1

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena?

The distance between Sierra Nevada National Park and Cartagena is 566 km. The road distance is 1146 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena?

The cheapest way to get from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena is to bus which costs $50 - $80 and takes 29 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena?

The quickest way to get from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena is to drive and fly which takes 8 h 36 min and costs $55 - $280.

How long does it take to get from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena?

It takes approximately 26 h 20 min to get from Sierra Nevada National Park to Cartagena, including transfers.