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Bogota to Neiva bus


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  • Coomotor
  • Cootranshuila
  • Lineas verdes

Bogota to Neiva Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Coomotor 00:00 23:45 5 hrs 23 mins VIEW PRICE
Cootranshuila 00:30 23:45 5 hrs 52 mins VIEW PRICE
Lineas verdes 02:00 23:00 5 hrs 45 mins VIEW PRICE

Bogota to Neiva Bus

The travel by bus from Bogota to Neiva goes through 198 mi (319 km), which take about 6 hours. The transportation companies Expreso Bolivariano and Fronteras offer a great variety of prices and schedules to cover this route. Depending on the bus you choose, you can enjoy diverse services as wifi connection, individual screens, reclining seats, among others. The city of Neiva, which is located close to the Magdalena river, has an average tropical temperature of 81 °F (27 °C) and besides that is a very rainy area, specially in November. Don't you forget to bring sunscreen lotion and sunglasses to protect you against the high temperatures; but also bring clothes to stand the frequent rains. An interesting place to visit is the Railway Station, since it's a sample of the 1915's architecture and is part of the city's history.



  • Terminal del Sur
  • Terminal Salitre


  • Terminal de Neiva

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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 Neiva

Neiva, city and capital of Huila. It was officially founded in 1612, when Captain Diego de Ospina claimed it for the Spanish crown; he named it for the Neiva River in Haiti. Neiva is primarily an agricultural centre for cotton, rice, corn (maize), and sesame, and it manufactures cotton goods and cement and processes marble. The city is the southern terminus of the Atlantic Railway that runs via Puerto Berrío to Santa Marta on the Caribbean Sea.

Neiva Weather

The city has a warm climate with an average temperature of 21ºC to 35ºC. In August and September the maximum temperature is reached, which can exceed 37 ° C. On the other hand, the coolest months are the rainiest, like April, November and December, where the maximum temperature oscillates between 28º C and 30º C.

Hotels in Neiva

Hotels in Colombia vary widely in size and quality; they range from pocket-sized (guest houses) in humble homes to huge 5-star establishments. There is a star grading system similar to that operating in Europe.

Restaurantes & Bars in Neiva

Debido a su variedad agrícola y su cultura, la gastronomía de Neiva es un imán para los turistas que buscan deleitarse con sus sabores ancestrales. Los habitantes preparan los platillos usando técnicas de la sabiduría culinaria ancestral, de esta forma dan vida a los productos más tradicionales.

The most tourist places in Neiva

● Tatacoa Desert, Is the perfect place to hang out that is far from the city’s hustle and bustle. Located in Hula, which is two hours from Neiva, this place is also known as the tropical dry forest.You can spend your night counting the beautiful stars in the sky. You can also visit the Red Zone or Zone Cuzco, and take a tour through the valley of ghosts and visit the gray desert. Other activities include horse riding, riding ATVs, bike riding, and walking. 

● Termales De Rivera in Neiva, It features water parks with amazingly designed warm and pools. The natural hot springs also have a spa. Other activities include horseback riding and hiking. You can also visit the on-site restaurant that serves amazing food along, and there are plenty of hotels to stay with exceptionally reasonable prices!

● Santander Park, This place is ideal for those who want to enjoy the beautiful sunset while sitting on the benches beneath the trees that cover you from the heat! Here you can also witness the stunning screeching of parrots that come here for their nightly rest. 

● Museo Arqueológico Regional Del Huila, This is a beautiful museum to visit as this place offers some of the best collections of statuary that consists of 300 pieces, ceramics, orfebrera, petroglyphs and artifacts the Baltics found in Neiva. This museum is known as the Space Renaissance as the archaeologists discovered this with their investigations.

● Rio Magdalena, This place is ideal for a day trip as this place offers you some of the best moments of sailing a boat with boatmen stationed at the bank, and you can see the Great Magdalena River that crosses Colombia near the city of Neiva. It gives you a spectacular view for some tranquil bird-watching.

Important dates in Neiva

● Semana Santa- The Craft Fairs are intended to provide a space for artisans to display and market their works.

● June 24- Fiesta de San Juan, In the community it is celebrated with peasant dances, horseback riding, brandy and folklore.

● June 29 - Fiesta de San Pedro, It is celebrated with music, dance, comparsas, the typical barbecue, the mistela and the brandy.

● August 16- Fiesta de San Roque, tradition says that the image of the saint appeared on a rock near the La Arenosa stream, with multiple sores caused by smallpox, which later cured a group of indigenous people.

How to move around Neiva?

To move around the city you can take these two options:

● Public transport: whose minimum rate is COP $ 1,800, according to the sections, the rate increases.

● Taxi: You can take this option for a minimum rate of COP $ 4 800. Taximeters are used.

How to reach Neiva?

· Neiva by bus: The average travel time between Bogotá and Neiva is around 5h 15m. This is the time it takes to travel the 314.7 km that separates the two cities.

Gastronomy in Neiva

Some of these typical dishes are:

● Asado huilense

● Juan Valerio

● Tamal huilense

● Bizcocho de cuajada

● Arepas orejeperro

● Bizcocho de achiras

Things to buy in Neiva

The most representative souvenirs that you can buy in Cali are

- Chivas de Pitalito

- Abanicos

- Pinturas realizadas al óleo

- Cerámicas.

- Camisas guayaberas

Neiva Facts

Neiva is located between the Central and Eastern mountain ranges, in the valley of the same name, and crossed by the Las Ceibas River and the Río del Oro. Was founded on July 25, 1536 by Sebastián from Belalcázar, which makes it one of the oldest cities in America. At 442 meters above sea level and with an average temperature of 27 degrees Celsius, Neiva is a tourist and business center in the south of the country, close to cities such as Florencia, Mocoa, Popayán and Pasto.

Bogota and Neiva Terminals

Departure Terminals

• Terminal Del Sur

• Terminal Salitre

Arrival Terminals

• Terminal de Neiva

Bus operators of the route Bogota to Neiva

● Coomotor        

● Cootranshuila

● Lineas verdes

In conclusion:

Neiva is the perfect destination with a nice and friendly neighborhood. Here, you can explore many things to see and do and never be bored of this place. This place offers some of the best sightseeing that reveals the history of this town. The scenic beauty of nature is mesmerizing, and it is something you do not want to miss!


Q-1 ) 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 This website is easy to use and you can buy your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

Q-2 ) How do I buy a bus ticket from Bogota from Neiva?

A: You can visit one of the terminals in Bogota 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 and buy your bus ticket online in just 5 minutes and with the comfort of your home or office.

Q-3 ) 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.

Q-4 ) 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.

Q-5 ) 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

Q-6 ) Are there special offers or discounts in redbus for the route of Bogota to Neiva?

A: In order to make your trip cheaper, redBus offers different discounts, which you can find out here:

Q-7 ) What is the distance between Bogota and Neiva?

A: The distance between Bogota and Neiva is 314,7 km.

Q-8 ) How long does it take to go from Bogota to Neiva?

A: Approximately the trip takes 5 hours and 15 minutes.

Q-9 ) How many departures are there from Bogota to Neiva?

A: There is a variety of departures

Q-10 ) Which bus companies offer the route Bogota to Neiva?

A: When taking the bus from Bogotá to Neiva, you can travel comfortably and safely with Coomotor, Lineas verdes y Cootranshuila

Q-11 ) Which bus companies have the most departures for the Bogota to Neiva?

A: The departures depends on the season.

Q-12 ) From which bus terminals can I travel from Bogota to Neiva?

A: You can travel from these terminals:● Coomotor Terminal Norte Salitre Dg 23● Lineas verdes Terminal Norte Salitre Dg 23 N 69a-55 Moduloa Amarillo Loc 140/ erminal Sur Cll 57 q N 75f-82 local 37● Cootranshuila Terminal Norte Salitre Dg 23