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Bogota (D.C) to Armenia (Qui) Bus Service

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7 hrs 53 mins
Bogota (D.C)
Armenia (Qui)
COP 52000

Bogota (D.C) to Armenia (Qui) Bus Distance

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Bogota (D.C) to Armenia (Qui) Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Expreso Palmira 06:45 21:00 6 hrs 58 mins
Expreso Bolivariano 01:30 19:30 3 hrs 0 mins
Flota Magdalena 19:00 21:00 11 hrs 0 mins

Bogota to Armenia Bus

The travel from Bogota to Armenia takes about 7 hours, going across the distance of 173 mi (278 km) approximately. Expreso Bolivariano and Fronteras, terrestrial transportation companies, provide low-cost bus tickets online with a large diversity of schedules, so that you can choose the best choice for your trip. Armernia is known as the "miracle city" due to its fast growth and development, transforming the city in one of the main coffee-growing producers of the country. You can enjoy the natural environment of the outskirts and the tropical weather with an average temperature of 68 °F (20 °C), being necessary having always an umbrella because of the rains that could catch by surprise you.

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    Bogota (D.C)

    • Terminal Bogota Salitre
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    • Terminal del Sur

    Armenia (Qui)

    • Terminal Bogota Salitre
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    • Terminal del Sur

    Why book a Bogota (D.C) a Armenia (Qui) bus with redBus?

    You can also time-to-time redBus offers while booking your bus tickets online from Bogota (D.C) to Armenia (Qui). Follow a simple, fast and secure bus booking procedure. This helps save time and also helps to create a joyful travel experience!

    Buses from Armenia to Bogotá

    If you already acquired your tickets to travel from Bogotá to Armenia 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 Armenia to Bogotá with redBus. 

    About Bogota

    Bogota is the capital of Colombia, situated at 2640 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 yiy enjoy your historical and cultural adventure in Bogota!

    About Armenia

    Amenia is the capital of the Department of Quindío, and one of the main cities in the coffee Belt of Colombia. The city was founded on October 14th 1889 by Jesús María Ocampo, who was known as the “Tigrero” (Tiger Killer), as he was a Jaguar hunter. Ocampo bought an extensive terrain where he created a small inn for himself and other pioneers that came from neighboring regions. The city was first known as Villa Holguín in honor of the then president Carlos Holguín Mallarino, but the name was later changed to Armenia in memory to the Armenian Genocide (1915-1923). Many Armenian tourists visit the city for this particular reason.The “City of Miracles” as it is called, benefited itself from highways created early in the XXth century, which allowed the city to easily reach Zarzal and other cities along the Cauca River and allowed it to development as an important trade hub. Armenia was hit badly by a strong earthquake the 25th of January in 1999 but, after 18 years, the city has been rebuilt and is now one of the most visited colombean city by tourists of all parts of the world.


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    How do I book a bus from Bogota (D.C) to Armenia (Qui)?

    You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit and book your seat within 5 minutes.

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    Armenia Weather

    The climate in Armenia is warm, with average temperatures above 26°C. However, it is recommended to bring a light coat because temperatures can drop during the night.

    Hotels in Armenia

    Armenia cuenta con alojamientos perfectos para una escapada familiar y encontrarse con la naturaleza, con hospedajes en zonas rurales en los que se respira aire fresco.

    ● Las Palmas Eco Hotel

    - Km 4 Vía al aeropuerto Vereda la Cabaña, 630001 Armenia, Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 72.560

    - Services: It has individual, double, triple, cuádruple, and family rooms. Pool. Wifi. Free parking. Bar. Room service. Includes breakfast.

    ● Hotel Estrella del Monte

    - Km 5 Vereda La Cristalina, Circasia Quindio, 631001 Armenia, Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 295.000

    - Services: It has individual, double, and triple rooms. Pool Fitness center. Bar. Restaurant. Room service. Wifi. Includes breakfast.

    ● Hotel Toledo Plaza

    - Carrera 13 # 21 - 15, 630003 Armenia, Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 53.000

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

    ● Casaroma Finca Hotel

    - Km 4.5 Via Armenia, Murillo Km 4.5 Vía Armenia, Murillo, 630007 Armenia, Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 170.000

    - Services: It has individual, double, triple, and family rooms. Free parking. Pool. Bar. Restaurant. Room service. Wifi. Includes breakfast.

    Restaurants in Armenia

    In Armenia, you will find a wide variety of restaurants and bars where you can enjoy local dishes from the Quindio region.

    ● Balcón del Quindío

    - KM 10 Via Armenia Pereira Autopista Del Café, Armenia 631028 Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 17.000

    ● Rancho Edén

    - Km 10 Via Aeropuerto el Eden, Armenia 0576 Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 19.000

    ● Darpapaya

    - Avenida Centenario Frente al Centro Comecial Calima, Armenia 0000000 Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 19.000

    ● Restaurante El Solar

    - Km 10 Via Aeropuerto el Eden, Armenia 0576 Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 36.000

    The most tourist places in Armenia

    ● Bolivar Plaza: Plaza that marks the founding place of the city. It was the first plaza built by the pioneers and served as a gathering point, market, and water provisioning area. It has a bronze statue in honor of Simón Bolívar.

    ● The Train Station: Old train station that was built between 1927 and 1930. This building served as an administrative center for the logistics of the National Railway of Colombia. Its majority has been greatly conserved, including the fine decoration of the original design. It now serves as a cultural center and as a library and hosts some administrative offices.

    ● Maria Inmaculada Cathedral: Tent shaped temple in the middle of the mountain. Has a modern design that incorporates triangles but keeps the traditional design of a cross-shaped plant..

    Important dates in Armenia

    ● September - Entreviñetas International Festival: Internacional Festival with conferences and workshops for comic book lovers. Some of the best national and international authors gather for this event.

    ● Cubrayas Festival: Feast in honor of the foundation of Armenia, and the Cuyabras Feast which includes recitals, duets, parades, a beauty pageant, exhibition of crafts among many other cultural activities. There are also music concerts by renowned artists.

    ● July 5th – Constitution day: This holiday commemorates the 1995 Constitution of Armenia that was drafted after the country declared its independence from the Soviet Union. Once adopted, the constitution became a foundation for a democratically elected, multi-party government.

    How to move around Armenia?

    If you are in Armenia you can use these options:

    ● Bus: It is the traditional transport and the value of the ticket is approximately COP $ 1,700.

    ● Taxi: If you opt for a short trip, the minimum rate is COP $ 4,400.

    How to reach Armenia?

    Pasto by bus: You can reach Pasto from Bogota on a 278 km trip, which takes 7 hours approximately.

    Gastronomy in Armenia

    Algunos de los platos más representativos de la ciudad:

    ● Bandeja paisa

    ● Solteritas

    ● Cheese Arepas

    ● Obleas with crema de leche

    Things to buy in Armenia

    Some souvenirs you can get on your visit to Armenia are:

    ● Handicrafts 

    ● Obleas

    ● Colombian Coffee

    Armenia facts

    The city was founded on October 14, 1889, by Jesús María Ocampo, also known as "Tigrero" (translates to "tiger killer") due to his love of hunting jaguars, known locally as tigers. Ocampo came from Anaime, Tolima, looking for shelter in the mountains of Quindío because he was running away from General Gallo. He paid one hundred pesos in gold coins to Antonio Herrera for the land on which to build a fonda, or trade center, not only for himself but also for other colonists who came from Salento, Antioquia, Manizales, and areas surrounding the Quindío River and La Vieja River. Ocampo then proceeded to sell land for settlement. To encourage settlement, Ocampo returned to Anaime to ask for the help of his friend Juan de la Cruz Cardona and to marry thirteen-year-old Arsenia Cardona.

    Bus operators of the route Bogotá to Armenia

    ● Flota Magdalena

    In conclusion:

    In Armenia, travelers can come into contact with the coffee culture in local estates and learn more about the cultivation of this emblem of Colombia. There is much to do near the capital of the Department of Quindío: you can practice adventure sports, sail down rivers, and visit a botanical garden to see many beautiful butterflies.

    Looking for cheap tickets from Bogotá to Armenia?

    Are you thinking about taking a vacation, a business trip or want to visit your family in Armenia, do not worry! at redBus you can find the best prices from the most important bus companies in Peru, just check the list of companies and schedules that appear in the results and get the best rates with the best low-cost prices so that your trip is not only comfortable and enjoyable but also economical. so do not hesitate and buy your ticket at redBus.

    How to get cheap bus tickets from Bogotá to Armenia?

    Do you want to travel to Armenia from Bogotá but it's out of your budget? Don't worry about it. At redBus we have many offers and discounts that you can take advantage of for your vacations, business trips or to visit your family.

    Tips for finding cheap tickets on the Bogotá to Armenia

    The cost of the tickets can vary according to the date and time of travel, therefore, compare prices and do the planning in advance so that you get the tickets that suit your budget.

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      Expreso Palmira
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      Expreso Bolivariano
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      Flota Magdalena