The route from Bogota to Cartagena can be made by the intercity buses, with the terrestrial transportation companies Fronteras, Brasilia and Rapido Ochoa, travelling for about 18 hours, going through 702 mi (1130 km) on the highway. Your trip can be pleasant buying the bus tickets online, while you can choose among a high variety of services and schedules. You have to know that the climate in Cartagena is tropical and very humid, with rainy seasons at the begining months of the year and the last ones, when we recommend to have an umbrella with you. Even if it is a warm city, with an average temperature of 84 °F (29 °C) you won't feel uncomfortable, thanks to the refreshing breezes.
Bus Companies from Bogota to Cartagena
The operators provide regulatory bus services from Bogota to Cartagena. The buses come with features like trustworthy, punctual and comfortable services at all times. The listed operators offer various types of bus transport services from Bogota to Cartagena. Some of the major bus operators between this route are:
The major boarding points in Bogota are mentioned below. These bus-boarding locations can be selected depending on the traveller’s convenience. Please note that these pick-up points vary from one bus operator to another. The boarding points in Bogota are as follows:
Dropping Points in Cartagena
The bus stops/halts at a number of drop locations in Cartagena. These dropping points usually vary from one operator to another. You can select your ideal drop point in Cartagena at the time of ticket booking. Some of the dropping points in Cartagena are:
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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!
Situated at an average height of 2 m a.s.l., Cartagena always welcomes you with a new adventure. The "Fortified City" lies 702 mi (1130 km) away from the capital Bogota by bus, and it is considered among the most sought out destinations in all Latin America. Founded in 1533, Cartagena is the capital of the Bolivar department and its situated right next to the seashore of the Caribbean sea, which positions the city right next to to beautiful beaches like la Boquilla, Castillo Grande or Bocagrande. On your route through the urban area you will be surrounded by unique streets where you can relive the history of Colombia through its colonial architecture. Its historic center has been declared Cultural Heritage of Humanity by the UNESCO.