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Barranquilla to Bogota bus


Barranquilla to Bogota Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
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Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus
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18 hrs 0 mins
Barranquilla
Bogota
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COP 120000

Barranquilla to Bogota Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
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10:00
Last Bus
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22:30

Barranquilla to Bogota Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Expreso Brasilia 06:00 22:30 18 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE
Copetran 06:30 23:30 18 hrs 22 mins VIEW PRICE
Concorde 16:15 18:15 22 hrs 0 mins VIEW PRICE
Berlinas del Fonce 14:00 21:30 17 hrs 12 mins VIEW PRICE

Barranquilla to Bogota by Bus

Traveling from Barranquilla to Bogota is one of the most frequent routes from the coast to the interior of the country, as more than 10 tours are made daily with companies such as Expreso Brasilia, Copetran and Berlinas del Fonce, at prices ranging between COP $120.000 and COP $150.000, varying according to the operator, the schedule and the season of the year in which you travel. This route is exactly 1000 kilometers that are usually traveled on average in 17 hours.

OTHER BOARDING & DROPPING POINTS IN

Barranquilla

  • Terminal de Barranquilla

Bogota

  • Terminal Salitre

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Buses from Bogota to Barranquilla

If you already acquired your tickets to travel from Barranquilla to Bogota, and you are looking for a return trip, you can buy them easily on our platform. We have many bus operators that travel through this route, that departs at different times to give the passengers more options. So, what are you waiting for? Buy your bus tickets from Bogota to Barranquilla with redBus.


About Barranquilla

Barranquilla is located at the height from 4 mamsl to 98mamsl, depending on the area of the city. The distance from Barranquilla to Bogota is 764 mi (1230 km) and the travel takes approximately 24 hours. Barranquilla doesn't have a specific foundation date, the city was born spontaneously due to the agglomeration of indigenous and Spanish who settled the area approximately since 1530. According to Gonzalo Fernandez de Oviedo y Valdes, this place was a canoe pier, where diverse goods were sold as salt and prawns, among others.Its history starts with the independence of the Spanish power, in the Free State of Cartagena in 1813; at this time it was called first Billa de Barlovento as recognition, to finally be Barranquilla and its celebration date on April the 7th.In the middle of the 19th century, the city acquires importance as sea and river port of Colombia and thanks to steam boat, Cali achieve being in contact with cities as Cali or Medellin, transforming into the entrance door of new products and travellers from all over the world. In the 20th century the city consolidates as city mainly of business and is called "the Gold Door of Colombia". Nowadays it's known as a city of great cultural wealth and with the Carnival of Barranquilla, the biggest festival of the country. 


About Bogota

Bogota is the capital of Colombia, situated at 2600 m a.s.l. The city is known as the "Athens of South America" due to its great numer of museums, theaters, libraries and cultural activities. It is the third most elevated city in South America, behind (La Paz and Quito). In your journey through Bogota you will enjoy the historical tour along streets that combine modernity with colonial architechture. Bogota is well known for its cultural events like the International Book Fair and the "Festivales al Parque", which are attended by both national and international tourists. The Gold Museum, the National Observatory, the Colpatria Tower and the Botanical Garden José Celestino Mutis, the old La Candelaria Barrios are all must see destinations for all tourists. We hope you enjoy your historical and cultural adventure in Bogota! 


The Weather in Bogota

Bogota's climate is one of the most curious and unpredictable in the world. It is classified as a cold city because it is located at 2600 m.a.s.l., but it is common that in the morning the climate of Bogota is 18°C and that it can rise up to 20°C throughout the day. The nights are cold, with temperatures of 8°C and even less. Bogota is a city with a very varied climate that can have different temperatures throughout the day and that often has heavy rains and that in a matter of minutes a radiant sun rises again. This means that people have to be prepared with the appropriate clothes for each of these climate changes.


Hotels in Bogota

● Ibis Bogota Museo

- Transversal 6 No 27 - 85, 110010 Bogotá, Colombia 

- Price: From COP$ 121.00

- Services: It has individual, double, and triple rooms. Restaurant. Bar. Wifi. Pet-friendly. Free parking. Includes breakfast. 


● Sonesta Hotel Bogota

- Cra. 15A No. 125 - 26, Usaquén, 110010 Bogotá, Colombia

- Price: From COP$ 201.600

- Services: It has individual, double, family rooms, and suites. Wifi. Bar. Restaurant. Spa. Fitness center. Laundry service. Free parking. Includes breakfast. 


● Hotel Hapitel Select

- Avenida El Dorado 100 -97, Fontibón, 110911 Bogotá, Colombia

- Price: From COP$ 200.000

- Services: It has individual, double, triple rooms, and suites. Wifi. Pet-friendly. Bar. Restaurant. Fitness center. Free parking. Includes breakfast. 


Restaurants & Bars in Bogota

● La Jugueteria

- Address: Calle 27 No 4A-03, La Macarena

- Services: The food is very varied, offering meat, chicken, pork, fish, and soups, all with a very successful preparation, good-sized portions, and prices according to a quality lunch or dinner. However, the great attraction of La Jugueteria is its decoration, logically of toys. With elements from different eras, movies, cartoons, TV shows, and action figures in general. This place manages to evoke memories of a wonderful time in the life of each of its guests.

 

● Crepes & Waffles

- Address: Several locations

- Services: Although this is a very recognized place with several presences in different cities of Colombia and Latin America, it is in Bogota where more Crepes & Waffles restaurants can be found. The preparations are very simple, they can be in crepes, in waffles, in pitas, and in panne cooks, accompanied by some protein, sauce, or other product that makes an ideal combination. This is a restaurant perfect for any occasion due to its abundance of places, comfortable prices, quality of food, and speed of service.

 

● La Puerta Falsa

- Address: Calle 11 # 6-50

- Services: This restaurant has been in the heart of Bogota since the beginning of the 19th century and has always belonged to the same family, which is why its seasoning has been maintained over the years. The menu consists of typical snacks such as chocolate with cheese, almojabana, arepa, and tamale, a simple but fabulous combination that became a mandatory stop for those who visit Bolivar Square. In this place, the liberator Simon Bolivar used to eat with Manuelita Saenz. The infrastructure and decoration of the place have been maintained from that time until today.

 

● La Floridada Bakery Shop

- Address: Carrera 7 # 21-46

- Services: La Florida has been part of the landscape of Bogota since 1936, being one of the most popular places on the capital's scene. Its wide variety of cakes, pies, cookies, biscuits, desserts, and bread in general, accompanied by coffee, tea, or chocolate make the perfect dish for those who leave work and want to eat something before returning home. They are also famous for their breakfasts that have different preparations of eggs or changuas, to start a day in the best way.



Outstanding Tourist Places of Bogota

● Monserrate: The panoramic view from this hill allows you to see how enormous Bogota is. You can get up there by cable car or funicular in 10-minute journeys. For nature and exercise enthusiasts, a trail is also enabled to climb this mountain on foot, on a journey of about an hour depending on the pace of each person. At the top of this hill is the Church of the “Fallen Lord” of Monserrate, famous for performing miracles. There is also an attractive variety of restaurants and cafeterias to have spectacular snacks while enjoying the view.

 

● Gold Museum: In the center of Bogota is this emblematic museum that has several of the pre-Columbian elements that abounded in this land before the Spanish conquest. Vessels and other gold elements, accompanied by the respective descriptions, allow seeing the works and the symbols that they existed at that time. However, the main protagonist of this place is gold, which not only gives the name to the museum but also revives through its golden pieces, multiple accessories that represented a great value not only economic but also spiritual.

 

● Planetarium: This space allows science lovers to have an approach to different advances and astrological investigations that have been made in this place. The Planetarium also has an imposing dome that simulates a night sky to be able to capture on the screen all the behavior of the stars. In this dome, different concerts and attractive audiovisual functions are held. 


The most important dates in Bogota

● August 6 - This day is Bogota's birthday and is celebrated with different free outdoor concerts to promote art and cultural diversity.


● July 20 - Although this is a national date because of the Colombian Independence Day, nowhere do they manage to celebrate it as it is done in Bogota. The military parades in Carrera 68 and the sample of military airplanes are a spectacle that must be lived, and that makes Colombians feel proud of their homeland.


How to travel in Bogota?

● Public bus: The Integrated Public Transport System SITP has several buses that travel throughout the city, covering Bogota in its entirety. Transmilenio covers the main roads of Colombia, going at a high speed thanks to having its own trunk. It is necessary to take a SITP bus to get to Transmilenio’s stations. For both services the same card works. The card must be recharged at any Transmilenio station and allows free transfer from one bus to another.

● Taxi: The supply of taxis is very wide because of the high demand for their service. The fares are charged according to a taximeter that works while the ride is in progress.


Gastronomy in Bogota

● Ajiaco Santafereño: Chicken Soup made with different kinds of potatoes, ears of corn, and some spices. It is also usually accompanied by avocado and milk cream. A hearty delight for the palate.

● Tamal Bogotano: Tamal is an appetizer that is prepared in different Andean countries. In its Bogota version, this is made from a corn dough combined with meat, chicken, pork ribs, onions, garlic, and salt, all wrapped in a typical banana leaf tied to be cooked with steam. It is usually accompanied by a delicious cup of hot chocolate.

● Puchero Santafereño: Tropical type dish, originally from the city. It is prepared with potatoes, meats, ribs, sausages, pastusa, cassava, plantain, and cob, all bathed with hogao and presented with the leaves of a cabbage.

 


Things to buy in Bogota

● Coffee: Colombian coffee is excellent. In Bogota, you will have the option of visiting different shops and comparing the flavor of each region to bring the best gift.

● Emeralds: In the center of Bogota there is a great variety of places where you can buy spectacular emeralds, ideal to take back.

● Obleas: A great idea to bring back a good dessert, which can be loaded without damaging it. Take care that they do not break into the suitcase.


Info of Bogota

Santa Fe de Bogota is everyone’s city, as it is the capital and most important city of Colombia. It is a metropolis of more than 7 million inhabitants, many of them from different regions and other countries for multiple reasons such as job opportunities, study and forced displacement. It is the most important business center in Colombia and the headquarters of Nariño Palace, Justice Palace and the Congress. Its historic center remains intact, allowing to remember with great nostalgia the era of colonization and subsequent independence of Colombia. Bogota is the headquarters of many cultural spaces. Visitors from all over the country attend in order to have different exchanges such as the International Book Fair or Rock al Parque, the largest free music festival in Latin America. Its cosmopolitan culture allows several cultures to live together, even though Bogota traditions prevail.


Bus operators of the route Barranquilla to Bogota

● Berlinas del Fonce

● Copetran

● Concorde

● Expreso Brasilia


To Conclude

Art, culture and diversity are some of the elements that will welcome you in Bogota, everyones city. This is your house, welcome! 


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How to get cheap tickets from Barranquilla to Bogota?

Do you want to travel to Bogota from Barranquilla but you're on a budget? Don’t worry! At redBus we have many offers and discounts that you can take advantage of for your holidays, business trips or to visit your relatives. 


Measures against COVID-19 on the Barranquilla to Bogota route

If you want to travel from Barranquilla to Bogota, you should keep in mind:


- Buy your tickets online to avoid contact with other people.

- Keep your mask on at every moment at the bus station, and during the trip.

- Carry your own disinfection devices, like hand sanitizer, wet wipes, liquid soap, and others.

- Use these disinfection devices after having contact with surfaces like railings, Windows, seatbelts, chairs, doorknobs, or counters.

- Avoid talking, singing, and eating during the trip.

- Carry the minimum luggage possible.

- It is forbidden to speak on the phone during the trip.

- The attention hours from the bus stations are from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.


To know more about guidelines and safety measures press this link.  


TOP BUS OPERATORS
  • Expreso Brasilia
  • Copetran
  • Concorde
  • Berlinas del Fonce

FAQs

How can I buy my bus ticket online in Colombia?

A: You can purchase a ticket for the bus of your choice to any destination in Colombia by logging in to the official redBus site which is redbus.co. This website is easy to use and you can buy your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

How do I buy a bus ticket from Barranquilla from Bogota?

A: You can visit one of the terminals in Barranquilla and visit the counter of the bus company of your choice, wait your turn in the attention queue, select the seat you want and buy your ticket. But if you prefer to avoid all that, you can simply enter redbus.pe and buy your bus ticket online in just 5 minutes and with the comfort of your home or office.

Should I print my bus ticket before boarding?

A: Yes, you must print it out before boarding, remember that all passengers will have to print their bus ticket that was sent to their email in PDF format and then be exchanged for a physical ticket at the counter of the bus company with which you are going to make the trip.

Can I reschedule my trip after buying my ticket?

A: Yes, you can, but this feature is limited to only a few bus companies in Colombia. Please contact the bus company of your choice if you need to make any changes.

How can I pay for my bus fare on the redBus Web site?

A: At redBus we have several payment methods that we offer our customers. The most common for most of them are credit cards but you can check all of them on the home page of the site redbus.co

Are there special offers or discounts in redbus for the route of Barranquilla to Bogota?

A: Search for any offer and special discounts to find cheap and economical prices for your trips in www.redbus.co/en/info/OfferTerms

What is the distance between Barranquilla and Bogota?

A: To Travel from Barranquilla to Bogota, you have to travel over 1200 kilometer, being one of the most frequent routes from the coast to the interior of the country.

How long does it take to go from Barranquilla to Bogota?

A: This route is usually traveled on average in 18 hours.

How many departures are there from Barranquilla to Bogota?

A: Every month around 900 trips are made for route between Barranquilla and Bogota

Which bus companies offer the route Barranquilla to Bogota?

A: The companies that cover the route between Barranquilla - Bogotaare: Expreso Brasilia, Copetran y Berlinas del Fonce

Which bus companies have the most departures for the Barranquilla to Bogota?

A: More than 10 tours are made daily with companies such as Expreso Brasilia, Copetran and Berlinas del Fonce, at prices ranging between COP $120.000 and COP $150.000, varying according to the operator, the schedule and the season of the year in which you travel.

From which bus terminals can I travel from Barranquilla to Bogota?

A: Barranquilla's terminal is the points from which you can take your bus to Bogota.

If my C.C has expired, can I travel?

A: Yes, you can travel with your C.C or passport even if it has expired.

What documents are required for underage people to travel?

A: For children, it is necessary to also present a notarial authorization, signed by the parents allowing the trip, with their IDs attached to the document. In case of the decease of any of the parents, or if the child is only recognized by one of them, the consent of the surviving parent will be enough.

Can I buy open-date tickets in redBus?

A: Unfortunately, no. However, you can reschedule the travel date by contacting the bus operator. This feature is limited to just a few companies.

Do bus operators offer lunch on the route from Barranquilla to Bogota?

A: As a prevention measure against COVID-19, bus operators do NOT hand lunch to the passengers during the trip, so we recommend you to eat before boarding.



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