Medellin to Cartagena Bus

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Medellin to Cartagena Bus

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Medellin to Cartagena Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Rápido Ochoa 05:30 22:30 13 hrs 0 mins VIEW PRICE
Expreso Brasilia 06:30 21:30 13 hrs 47 mins VIEW PRICE

Medellin to Cartagena Bus

From Medellin to Cartagena there are 500 mi (805 km) of route on the highway, going through a distance of 14 hours travelling by the intercity buses of the transportation companies Brasilia and Rapido Ochoa. If you buy your tickets online you will save a lot of time to planify your trip. The climate of Cartagena is tropical, very humid in some months, but warm and nice due to the breezes which refresh the environment. The average temperature is 84 °F (29 °C), and so the sun can be very intense at this Caribbean capital. We suggest you to protect your skin of the radiation to take pleasure in your stay without annoyances. Think about October as the most rainy season.

OTHER BOARDING & DROPPING POINTS IN

Medellin

  • Terminal del Norte

Cartagena

  • Terminal de Cartagena

Why book a Medellin a Cartagena bus with redBus?

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

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 Cartagena

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.

FAQs

Q-1). How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Colombia?
A: You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Colombia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is redbus.co . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.
Q-2). How do I book a bus from Medellin to Cartagena?
A: 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 redbus.co and book your seat within 5 minutes.
Q-3). Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?
A: 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.
Q-4). Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?
A: 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.
Q-5). How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?
A: 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.