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There are 4 ways to get from Taganga to La Guajira by bus, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Riohacha
  2. Take the bus from Riohacha to Uribia

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Bus via Riohacha

  1. Take the bus from Santa Marta to Riohacha
  2. Take the bus from Riohacha to Uribia

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Taganga to Uribia

Drive

  1. Drive from Taganga to Uribia
Taganga → La Guajira
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in La Guajira is 018000955590.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in La Guajira is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in La Guajira is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 10 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taganga to La Guajira is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 56m.

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The fastest way to get from Taganga to La Guajira is to taxi which takes 3h 56m and costs $110 - $140.

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The distance between Taganga and La Guajira is 172 km. The road distance is 271.6 km.

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The best way to get from Taganga to La Guajira without a car is to bus which takes 4h 29m and costs $24 - $26.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Taganga to La Guajira, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taganga to La Guajira is 272 km. It takes approximately 3h 56m to drive from Taganga to La Guajira.

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There are one+ hotels available in La Guajira. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 172 km
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Taganga, Colombia and La Guajira, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Taganga to Uribia via Santa Marta and Riohacha in around 4h 29m.

Bus operators
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Santa Marta to Riohacha
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
copetran.com
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copetran.com
Cootrauri
Bus from Riohacha to Uribia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
cootraunidoss.com
Torcoroma
Phone
5 2814445
Email
servicioalcliente@torcoroma.com.co
Website
torcoroma.com.co
Bus from Santa Marta to Riohacha
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Taganga to Uribia
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Taxxi 4209000
Phone
+57 5420 9000
Website
taxxi4209000.com
Radio Taxi Santa Marta
Phone
+57 5420 7000
Hey Taxi Santa Marta
Phone
+57 3507777791
Website
heytaxisantamarta.wixsite.com

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