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Ibague (Tol) to Medellin (Ant) Bus Service

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Cheapest Bus
10 hrs 13 mins
Ibague (Tol)
Medellin (Ant)
COP 97000

Ibague (Tol) to Medellin (Ant) Bus Distance

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Ibague (Tol) to Medellin (Ant) Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Coomotor 18:00 18:00 13 hrs 0 mins
Rapido Tolima 08:00 23:15 10 hrs 30 mins

Travel by Bus from Ibague (Tol) to Medellin (Ant)

The road journey from Ibague (Tol) to Medellin (Ant) 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 Ibague (Tol) and Medellin (Ant) reduces uncertainty and offers convenience for travelers.

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    Ibague (Tol)

    • Terminal de Ibague

    Medellin (Ant)

    • Terminal de Ibague

    Why book a Ibague (Tol) a Medellin (Ant) bus with redBus?

    You can also time-to-time redBus offers while booking your bus tickets online from Ibague (Tol) to Medellin (Ant). Follow a simple, fast and secure bus booking procedure. This helps save time and also helps to create a joyful travel experience!

    About Medellin

    Called the city of eternal spring, Medellín is a city that is located in the northwest of Colombia. It is the capital of the department of Antioquia and has approximately 2.5 million inhabitants. The city is after Bogotá the largest city in the country and due to its location, it has a rich flora and fauna. Medellín is a recognized city in the areas of finance, banking, services, politics, art, culture, communications, fashion and entertainment

    About the route to Medellin (Ant)

    redBus offers the most convenient way to travel by road to Medellin (Ant). Medellin (Ant) is a favorite destination spot for travelers and people who want to spend a little vacation time and enjoy special moments and experiences. Travel time usually varies depending on the amount of traffic, weather conditions and road conditions.


    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 Ibague (Tol) to Medellin (Ant)?

    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.

    Medellin Weather

    Its warm and temperate climate ranges between 18ºC and 28ºC throughout the year. Rains are frequent but October is the month with the most rainfall and the coldest. The hottest month in is April, while July and September have the lowest average monthly minimum temperatures.

    Hotels in Medellin

    In Medellin, there are a variety of hotels and lodgings to choose from. You will find accommodation in different areas of the city. They usually include air conditioning and a swimming pool, with a restaurant and bar. However, services will vary according to price and will depend on your travel budget.

    ● Hotel Dann Carlton Medellín

    - Cra 43A No. 7-50, El Poblado, Medellín

    - Price: From COP $ 336.005

    - Services: It has spacious rooms equipped with air conditioning, TV and minibar. The Terraza Zaguán del Patio restaurant serves a buffet breakfast and dinner with regional and international specialties. It has a swimming pool and offers beauty treatments in the salon, a gym, and relaxing massages. Room service is available 24/7 and an airport shuttle can be arranged for an additional cost. Includes free parking.

    ● Novotel Medellín El Tesoro

    - Carrera 25 A # 1 A sur 45, El Poblado, Medellín

    - Price: From COP $ 230,403

    - Services: It has standard double rooms with two beds, standard rooms, deluxe rooms and studies with a large bed. The rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV and have free WiFi, air conditioning and a work desk, some offer views of the city. Further. El Tesoro serves a daily buffet breakfast, has a restaurant and includes parking. The reception is open 24 hours a day.

    ● Ibis Medellin

    - Calle 20 44-16, El Poblado, Medellín

    - Price: From COP $ 137,602

    - Services: It has double rooms with two beds, double and double with an additional futon. Airport transfer. Includes breakfast, parking, and free WiFi. Adapted for people with reduced mobility. Bar. Pets are allowed.

    ● Black Sheep Hostel Medellín (Backpaker)

    - Transversal 5A 45133 Patio Bonito, Medellín

    - Price: From COP $ 64,241

    - Services: It has private rooms and shared rooms. Free WIFI. Laundry service. Safe. Pub.

    ● Hotel Bolivariana Plaza

    - Circular 1 No. 74 - 82, Laureles - Stadium, Medellín

    - Price: From COP $ 68,268

    - Services: It has double rooms, standard double, standard double with two beds, and junior suite. Spa and wellness center. Airport transfer. Breakfast included. Free parking.

    Restaurants & Bars in Medellin

    The gastronomy of Medellín has indigenous and African influences, turning traditional food into a unique fusion of flavors that you cannot stop trying. The dishes that you will find are the Bandeja Paisa, Calentao, Sancocho, Tripe, Arepas and much more.

    ● Hacienda - Junin

    - Carrera 49, 52-98 2nd Floor, Medellín

    - Price: From COP $ 26,667

    ● Cazuelitas (Santa Fe)

    - Street 43A # 7 Sur, Medellín, Antioquia Santafe Shopping Mall, Local 4303, Medellín

    - Price: From COP $ 11,742

    ● Ajiacos y Mondongos

    - Street 8 # 42-46, Medellin

    - Price: From COP $ 30,934

    ● El Trompo

    - Street 35 7 33 Barrio Provenza, Medellín

    - Price: From COP $ 18,952

    ● The Eighth Bar

    - Street 8 37a 49, Medellin

    - Price: From COP $ 10,000

    The most tourist places in Medellin

    ● El Castillo Museum: In the El Poblado neighborhood: It is a medieval Gothic-style castle surrounded by gardens, it was built in 1930 and was inspired by the castles of the Loire Valley, in France. It was converted into a museum in 1972. Its collection of plastic and decorative arts includes European and Colombian works.

    ● Metrocable Medellin: It is an impressive transportation system that connects the city with the residential areas built on the slopes. It expands to Parque Arvi, a large nature reserve in the hills of Medellín and a great escape from the city. It is perfect for taking the best photos of the city.

    ● Botanical Garden of Medellin: A very popular place for nature lovers. The garden has a green wall "El Orquideorama" and "El Patio de las Azaleas", the latter is surrounded by traditional Antioquia houses.

    ● Juan Pablo II Airport: It is the largest water park in the city and is located right next to the Olaya Herrera Airport. Here cultural or musical events are held. It has a large number of swimming pools and green areas, offering places to camp, as well as trails for bike rides.

    ● Pueblito Paisa: El Pueblito Paisa is a replica of a typical 20th century Antioquia town. It is located at the top of the Nutibara hill, between the Olaya Herrera Airport and the Medellín river. Access is free.

    Important Dates in Medellin

    ● January and February - La Macarena Taurine Festival: In this fair there are events such as fertilizer runs, bullfighting with picadors and the traditional night bullfighting festival.

    ● February 12nd - Virgen de la Candelaria Festival: The Virgen de la Candelaria, Patroness of the city, is worshiped.

    ● June 16th - Virgen del Carmen Festival: The Virgen del Carmen is synonymous with the protection of Medellín, tribute is paid to her in the basilica of Catholic worship Nuestra Señora del Carmen.

    ● August 1st to 10th - Flowers Party: In this colorful festival you can enjoy various events and shows full of merriment.

    ● October 12nd-14th - Antioquia le canta a Colombia Music Festival: This festival has been recognized as the nation's cultural heritage. Its main purpose is to make the Andean music of Colombia known.

    How to move around Medellin?

    To get around the city of Medellín, you can choose one of these options:

    - Metro, Tram, and Metrocable: The Mediana Integrated Mass Transportation System improved mobility in the city, covering various routes, the value of the ticket is COP $ 2,550.

    - Bus: It is the traditional transport and most of them go through the center. The value of the ticket is COP $ 2,200.

    - Taxi: It is a faster way to move around the city. If you opt for a short trip, the minimum rate is COP $ 5,000.

    How to reach Medellin?

    Medellin by bus: The distance from Ibague to Medellín is 413 km, which takes an approximate time of 7 hours.

    Gastronomy in Medellin

    Some typical dishes that you can try in Medellin are:

    - Bandeja Paisa

    - Empanadas

    - Sancocho

    - Mondongo

    - Calentao

    - Arepas

    - Coffee

    Cosas que comprar en Medellín

    Los souvenirs que puedes comprar en esta ciudad son:

    - Sombrero vueltiao

    - Ruana 

    - Chinchorro

    - Mochilas wayúu

    - Artesanías de Mola

    - Café colombiano

    Medellin facts

    Medellín was founded in 1616 by Francisco Herrera y Campuzano and is located in the Aburrá Valley. It has been considered the best tourist destination on the continent, chosen by travelers. The mountain ranges that enclose it, give rise to the formation of various microclimates, waterfalls, forests, and sites of diverse landscape and ecological value, therefore it has many activities for excursion and cross-country tourism.

    Bus operators of the route Ibague to Medellin

    ● Coomotor

    ● Rapido Tolima

    In conclusion:

    In Medellín, you can choose between different plans, whether family, adventure, or as a couple; since there are many options for fun and entertainment throughout the city and even in the suburbs, such as excursion activities. Colorfully painted buildings add a cheerful touch to the city.

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