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Bogota (D.C) to Barrancabermeja (San) Bus Service

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Cheapest Bus
9 hrs 18 mins
Bogota (D.C)
Barrancabermeja (San)
COP 85000

Bogota (D.C) to Barrancabermeja (San) Bus Distance

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Bogota (D.C) to Barrancabermeja (San) Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Copetran 13:11 20:41 13 hrs 30 mins
Expreso Brasilia 08:31 19:30 1 hrs 50 mins

Travel by Bus from Bogota (D.C) to Barrancabermeja (San)

The road journey from Bogota (D.C) to Barrancabermeja (San) is pleasant and relaxing. At redBus, we work with different bus companies that operate on this route with well-maintained buses and experienced drivers. Although the travel time varies from one bus operator to another because of traffic and climatic conditions, our continuous availability of bus services between Bogota (D.C) and Barrancabermeja (San) reduces uncertainty and offers convenience for travelers.

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    Barrancabermeja (San)

    • Terminal de Barrancabermeja

    Why book a Bogota (D.C) a Barrancabermeja (San) bus with redBus?

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

    Buses from Barrancabermeja to Bogota

    If you already acquired your tickets to travel from Bogota to Barrancabermeja 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 Barrancabermeja to Bogota 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 number 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 architecture. 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.

    About Barrancabermeja

    Barrancabermeja is a city located at the shores of the Magdalena River. It was discovered by the expedition of Spaniard conquistador Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada on the 12th of October of 1536, who found a small farm town called La Tora inhabited by Yariguíes. The site was in turn named Barrancas Bermejas, which in turn derived into the city’s current name. At the beginning of the XXth century, the city grew exponentially due to the discovery and the exploitation of petroleum, which became an integral part of the economy of the city. In Barrancabermeja, you will be able to find several touristic attractions linked to this industry, as well as natural vistas at the shore of the Magdalena River.


    How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Colombia?

    You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Colombia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

    How do I book a bus from Bogota (D.C) to Barrancabermeja (San)?

    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.

    Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?

    There are two main scenarios that you might fall into when you have to board a bus. Now, if your boarding point is at any terminal in Colombia, passengers will have to take a print out of the bus ticket that has been sent to the email in a PDF format. The second scenario is when your boarding point is a bus stop and not a terminal. In this case, you will receive an M-ticket that you will have to produce before boarding your bus. If the operator does not provide an M-Ticket, you will have to take a printout of the ticket (PDF) that has been sent to the registered email ID that you have used to book the bus ticket on the redBus website. Some operators might levy a charge if these conditions are not followed.

    Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?

    Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Colombia. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.

    How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?

    There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed.

    Barrancabermeja Weather

    The weather in Barrancabermeja is very warm, with temperatures that vary from 24°C and 31°C, and rain throughout almost the whole year. The best time to visit Barrancabermeja is from December to March, as there are less rainy days.

    Hotels in Barrancabermeja

    ● Hotel Millenium Barrancabermeja

    - 71th street No 18-09, 760001 Barrancabermeja, Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 145.000

    - Servicios: It has individual, double, triple rooms, and suites. Wifi. Free parking. Gym. Air conditioning. Sauna. Pet-friendly. Includes breakfast.

    ● Hotel San Gabriel

    - 49th Street No 9-38 Piso 2, 570012 Barrancabermeja, Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 85.000

    - Servicios: It has individual, double, and triple rooms. Wifi. Air conditioning. Pet-friendly. Free parking. Includes breakfast.

    ● Park Inn By Radisson Barrancabermeja

    - Carrera 8 A #51-08, Commercial area, 687033 Barrancabermeja, Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 174.220

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

    Restaurants & Bars in Barrancabermeja

    ● Restaurante La Cazuela

    - Carrera 14 # 50-21, Barrancabermeja 687033 Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 25.000

    ● Lacasetta

    - Carrera 23 # 49-2, Barrancabermeja Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 17.000

    ● Restaurante El Buitrón

    - 52th Street #15-101, Barrancabermeja Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 22.000

    The most tourist places in Barrancabermeja

    ● Cristo Petrolero: Sculpture in honor to the main engine of the local economy. It is located near a pier where you can find touristic information.

    ● Barrancabermeja-Yondo Bridge: Impressive work of engineering that communicates the city with the town of Yondo. It was inaugurated in 2006 and is named Guillermo Gaviria Correa.

    ● Culture’s Walk: Park oozing with creativity. It has a greco roman style and has 3 temples along the park, which have names linked to great songs performed by wind instruments.

    The most important dates in Barrancabermeja

    ● Abril – Bands Festival: It is held on April, and it is considered Cultural Heritage of Colombia. Throughout the festival, many gastronomic demonstrations, fotographic expositions, and other activities are held.  

    ● August 25th – Petroleum Festival: Festivity that commemorates the findings of the first oil well in Pensilvania. In Barrancabermeja, the “Petroleum Queen” contest is held, apart from other activities like float parades, gastronomic fairs, concerts, among others.

    ● November – Magdalena’s Rio Grande Vallenato Festival: Cultural event where the best national and international accordion performers of the 4 rythms that form the Vallenato music (Merengue, Paseo, Son, and Puya).

    How to move around Barrancabermeja?

    - Public bus: The city has a large number of buses that provide their services throughout Barrancabermeja.

    - Taxi: The possibility of finding a taxi in Barrancabermejais very wide given the abundance of these services.

    How to reach Barrancabermeja?

    Barrancabermeja by bus: You can reach Barrancabermeja from Bogota by land. The trip takes 9 hours approximately.

    Gastronomy in Barrancabermeja

    - Bagre Sancocho

    - Fish and rice

    - Viuda de doncella

    - Chicken Sancocho

    Things to buy in Barrancabermeja

    - Handcrafts

    - Hormigas culonas

    - Jams

    Barrancabermeja Facts

    Barrancabermeja is home to the biggest oil refinery in Colombia, and it is the capital of the Yariguies province in Santander. Puerto Wilches lies to the north of Barrancabermeja; Puerto Parra and Simacota to the south; San Vicente de Chucuri and Giron to the southeast; and Magdalena River to the west.

    Bus operators of the route Bogota to Barrancabermeja

    ● Copetran

    ● Expreso Brasilia

    ● Omega

    In Conclusion:

    Barrancabermeja is a destination that shows everything Colombia has to offer, its people, natural attractions, and its beautiful weather are some of the wonders that awaits for its visitors with open arms.

    Looking for cheap tickets from Bogotá to Barrancabermeja?

    Are you thinking about taking a vacation, a business trip or want to visit your family in Barrancabermeja, do not worry! at redBus you can find the best prices from the most important bus companies in Colombia, 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 Barrancabermeja?

    Do you want to travel to Barrancabermeja from Bogota 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.

    Measures against COVID-19 on the Bogota to Barrancabermeja route

    If you want to travel from Bogota to Barrancabermeja 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.   

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