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Medellin (Ant) to Apartado (Ant) Bus Service

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7 hrs 43 mins
Medellin (Ant)
Apartado (Ant)
COP 67000

Medellin (Ant) to Apartado (Ant) Bus Distance

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Medellin (Ant) to Apartado (Ant) Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Gomez Hernandez 05:45 12:45 0 hrs 45 mins
Sotrauraba 07:38 22:41 1 hrs 6 mins

Medellin to Apartado Bus

The route from Medellin to Apartado is at a distance of 194 mi (312 km) which take approximately 7 hours, travelling by an inter-city bus through the Carretera 62. The terrestrial transportation companies that cover this route are Brasilia and Rapido Ochoa, which provide bus tickets at several rates depending on the service chosen and the comfort the bus gives. The banana and plantain cultivation are the main economic activities of Apartado; even in the indigenous dialect of the area the name Apartado comes from "pata" (banana) and "do" (river). The climate of Apartado is tropical and has precipitations all year, with an annual average temperature of 81 °F (27 °C), even though it reaches easily 90 °F (32 °C) the warmest months.

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    Medellin (Ant)

    • Terminal De Medellin
    • Terminal del Norte

    Apartado (Ant)

    • Terminal de Apartado

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    Buses from Apartado to Medellin

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    About Medellin

    Medellin is located at 1495 m a.s.l., just 261 mi (420 kms) away from the capital Bogota. It is known as "The eternal spring city" or the "mountain's capital" nicknames that reflect it's attractive weather. It's history stars a number of indigenous tribes that lived on the region since V b.c. The first contact between the spaniards and the people of the Valley of Aburrá happened in 1541, although due to the lack of precious minerals and the resistance from the locals, the area was initially abandoned.In 1616 Medellín was founded with the name of "Poblado de San Lorenzo". In 1826, Medellín was named as capital of the Antioquia department by the National Congress. Modern day Medellín is a prosperous city in constant industrial and social development.

    About Apartado

    Part of Antioquia, the Colombian municipality of Apartado was formally founded in 1967, although its origins date from a town founded in 1907. Apartado has diverse parks to visit as the Parque Comfamiliar Camacol that allows to practice all kind of fun activities, the Parque de los Encuentros that wants to position as a place to celebrate cultural events, sports and tourism or the Parque La Martina built in 1969. The typical dishes that you can taste in the municipality are frijoles antioquenos, bandeja paisa, sancocho de gallina o res and desserts as empanadas, piononos or natillas. The most representative festival of Apartado is the Feria del Banano (the banane fair) celebrated in October-November that includes art exhibitions, cavalcades, parades, artisans fair and beauty reign. Other important festivals are the Festival Vallenato and the Dia de la Antioquenidad. Apartado is a city that has a lot of nuances, enjoy your stay getting to know all the activities that this city has for you.


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    How do I book a bus from Medellin (Ant) to Apartado (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.

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    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.

    Apartado Weather

    Weather in Apartado is warm, which invites tourists to enjoy outdoor activities and the many tourist places Apartado offers. Temperature varies between 24°C and 32°C.

    Hotels in Apartado

    ● Ibis Apartadó

    - Carrera 100 # 88 21, 57841 Apartadó, Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 142.000

    - Services: It has individual, double, and triple rooms. Wifi. Bar. Restaurant. Air conditioning. Terrace. Includes breakfast.

    ● Hotel Plataneras Plaza

    - CR 101 #95-16 BARRIO EL AMPARO, 057841 Apartadó, Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 85.000

    - Services: It has individual, double, triple, quadruple, and family rooms. Wifi. Bar. Includes breakfast. 

    ● Hotel Barbacoa Uraba

    - Calle 100F #109-109, 057841 Apartadó, Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 115.000

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

    Restaurants & Bars in Apartadó

    ● Restaurante AMAUZ

    - Cl. 98 #102-100 Cra 103 # 97 A 28, Apartadó 057 Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 22.000

    ● Sikaru Resto Bar ¾

    - Calle 100f 107 69 Barrio Ortíz, Apartadó 057841 Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 17.000

    ● Restaurante Barbacoa

    - Diagonal 100 # 105 C - 123, Apartadó Colombia

    - Prices: From COP$ 19.000

    The most tourist places in Apartado

    ● OASIS Comfalmiliar Camacol Park: The OASIS park offers a renewing experience to share woth your friends or famiy. In the park, you can enjoy social and sport spaces to celebrate any kind of events, whether it is for social, academic, or bussiness reasons. 

    ● Leon River: It is the river that connects Apartado with the sea, and with Turbo. It is very important for the development of Uraba´s economy. Through this river, containers and packages of bananas are transportated to the harbor for exportation.

    ● Banano Tour: The tour starts at a typical ranch in Apartado, and has a duration of approximately 1 hour. The workers of the ranch explain visitors the process of plantation, cultivation of bananas, from the proper conditions of the land to cultivate, to the quality standards of the final product, and how bananas are rejected if they have scars or any marks. Finally, the transportation in containers to the harbor for exportation.

    The most important dates in Apartado

    ● November – Banano Festival: Is the most representative festivity in Apartado, as the Banana Industry is based around the city. The program includes the dance, myth and legends parade, considered as inmaterial legacy of the city. The main event in the banano workers running through cables in garruchas.

    ● 30 de Noviemre – Aniversario de Apartadó: En esta fecha se lleva a cabo diversos eventos académicos, deportivos, artísticos y culturales del orden departamental y nacional para integrar a nuestra región y proyectar la ciudad a nivel nacional e internacional. On this date, many social, academic, sport, art, and cultural events from the city and department are held to integrate the community, and Project the city´s visión and values at national and international level.

    ● August – Antioquia festivity: Is the celebration that brings paisa´s traditions and culture back. A day to commemorate the feelings and histories of a city highlighted by its creativity, strenght, and culture. 

    How to move around Apartado?

    To move around Apartado you can use any of these options:

    - Bus, microbus, and busetas: Public transportation in Apartado circulates through the principal avenues on the city, which makes it easy to reach any destination within Girardot.

    - Taxi: It is the most comfortable option. You can use an app or call a cab on the Street.

    How to reach Apartado?

    Apartado by bus: You can reach Apartado by land. The trip takes 8 hours approximately.

    Gastronomy in Apartado

    - Bandeja Paisa

    - Sancocho

    - Rice with coconut

    - Banana desserts

    Things to buy in Apartado

    - Basketry

    - Hammocks

    - Straw hats

    - Fabric made of banana rinds.

    Apartado Facts

    Apartado is a medium city with a population of more than 100 000, where many paisas, arfrodescendant, and indigenous culture converge on a plateau that is part of the Colombian Caribbean. It is considered the most important city in Uraba due to its commercial infraestructure. It is surrounded by enormous banana plantations, the same that represents the main economic activity in the region, and in the last years, have had an important growth in agro-torurism.

    Bus operators of the route Medellin to Apartado

    ● Sotrauraba

    ● Transportes Gomez Hernandez

    In Conclusion:

    Apartado is an ideal city for eco-tourism, and amazed yourself with the cultivation process of the banana that was passed from generation to generation, and nowadays gives thousands of Colombian jobs.

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