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Villavicencio (Meta) to Bogota (D.C) Bus Service

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Villavicencio (Meta)
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COP 33000

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Expreso Bolivariano 22:00 22:00 10 hrs 0 mins

Villavicencio to Bogota Bus

To travel from Villavicencio to Bogota you must go across 73 mi (118 km) and it takes about 3 hours. Expreso Bolivariano and Fronteras, terrestrial transportation companies, sell low-cost bus tickets to cover this route, in a diversity of schedules. The vibrating city of Bogota is the capital of Colombia and offers hundreds of tourist attractions to visit, to taste its flavourful gastronomy or to admire the natural beauty of the outskirts. The climate in Bogota is cold due to its height and the city has an average temperature of 57 °F (14 °C) but there are also moderate rains because its proximity to the equator, specially from March to May and from October to November.


Villavicencio (Meta)

  • Terminal de Villavicencio

Bogota (D.C)

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    You can also time-to-time redBus offers while booking your bus tickets online from Villavicencio (Meta) to Bogota (D.C). Follow a simple, fast and secure bus booking procedure. This helps save time and also helps to create a joyful travel experience!

    Buses from Bogota to Villavicencio

    If you already acquired your tickets to travel from Villavicencio to Bogota and you are looking for a return trip, you can buy them easily on our platform. We have many bus operators that travel through this route, that departs at different times to give the passengers more options. So, what are you waiting for? Buy your bus tickets from Bogota to Villavicencio with redBus. 

    About Villavicencio

    Villavicencio, capital of the Meta Department, its a colombian municipality from which most of the economic activity of the country begins. It's a mining city, with a lot of farming and ranching as well as inter-regional commerce.During the pre-colombian times, the area was populared by guayupe natives which focused in fishing, trade and farming until the arrival of the spaniards between 1536 and 1537. The oldest records of the foundation of the city are from 1842, although the information isn't entirely accurate since a fire in 1890 destroyed archives with valuable information. What can be said for sure is that the city is named Villavicencio since 1850. During the XXth century the city grew considerably. Several institutions were founded, and new services arrived to satisfy the needs of its citizens.

    About Bogota

    Bogotá is the capital of Colombia and is a city full of tree-lined streets and the green hills of Monserrate and Guadalupe. Here you will find centuries-old squares and churches and quiet tree-lined bike paths in a fairly modern city. In it, all the cultures of Colombia converge, both in gastronomy and crafts, including all the joy of the Caribbean region.


    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 Villavicencio (Meta) to Bogota (D.C)?

    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.

    Bogota Weather

    The climate of Bogotá is temperate and with mild temperatures, throughout the year the seasonal differences are minimal. Its average temperature is 14.5 ° C with variations from 10 ° C to 19 ° C. The driest months are December, January, July and August.

    Hotels in Bogota

    Finding your ideal accommodation will not be a problem because Bogotá has all types of accommodation. Options ranged from cheap hostels to stylish modern apartments. Prices vary depending on the location and the services the facility offers.

    ● Ibis Bogota Museo

    - Transversal 6 No 27 - 85, 110010 Bogotá, Colombia 

    - Price: From COP$ 121.00

    - Services: It has individual, double, and triple rooms. Restaurant. Bar. Wifi. Pet-friendly. Free parking. Includes breakfast. 

    ● Sonesta Hotel Bogota

    - Cra. 15A No. 125 - 26, Usaquén, 110010 Bogotá, Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 201.600

    - Services: It has individual, double, family rooms, and suites. Wifi. Bar. Restaurant. Spa. Fitness center. Laundry service. Free parking. Includes breakfast. 

    ● Hotel Hapitel Select

    - Avenida El Dorado 100 -97, Fontibón, 110911 Bogotá, Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 200.000

    - Services: It has individual, double, triple rooms, and suites. Wifi. Pet-friendly. Bar. Restaurant. Fitness center. Free parking. Includes breakfast. 

    Restaurantes & Bars in Bogota

    Bogotá's cuisine has been exposed to European and North American influences, which is why you will find traditional dishes (Ajiaco) to sushi or fast food restaurants. The fillings usually consist of spicy meat, potatoes, and vegetables.

    ● Bon Market & Bar

    - Carrera 37 24 29 Hilton Bogotá Corferias, Bogotá 111321 Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 10.000

    ● La Juguetería Macarena

    - Calle 27 No 4A-03 Macarena., Bogotá Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 22.000

    ● Flambée Bistró & Café

    - Carrera 9 13-59, Neiva Colombia

    - Price: From COP$ 18.000

    Important dates in Bogota

    ● March- Ibero-American Theater Festival of Bogotá: This great festival has the presence of theater companies from the five continents, dance performances, street theater, opera and much more.

    ● May - ColomBIOdiversity Festival: This festival is held in Medellín and Bogotá. Its objective is to raise awareness about the importance of biodiversity and the protection of the environment in Colombia. It is developed through cultural spaces such as exhibitions, environmental film festival and workshops for children.

    ● November - Salsa al Parque Festival: The Salsa al Parque Festival is attended by talented musicians of great national and international recognition. It is an event that brings together a movement specialized in the genre, linking artists, dancers, collectors, music lovers and fans.

    How to move around Bogota?

    To get around the city of Bogota you can use these means:

    • SITP - Integrated Public Transportation System Transmilenio, is a mass rapid transportation system and regular buses. The Transmilenio are red buses that have a preferential lane on the main avenues, it is the fastest means of public transport in the city. Throughout the city you will find Transmilenio stations in strategic locations, which will allow you to travel in the direction you are going.

    • Taxi: If you are going to spend a few days in the city and you don't want to waste valuable time moving around in public transport, taxis are an excellent option. You can opt for the service by application or the official street taxis. A short trip can cost around COP $ 8,000

    • Bicycle: The city has increased its cycle lanes and bicycles have become an important means of transport, especially for short distances.

    How to reach Bogota?

    Bogotá by bus: The trip from Villavicencio to Bogotá lasts approximately 3 hours and covers 118 km. by highway.

    Gastronomy in Bogota

    The typical dishes of Bogota are:

    - Arepa

    - Ajiaco

    - Caldo

    - Changua

    - Empanada

    - Chicha

    - Aromática. 

    - Hot chocolate a la colombiana (with cheese)

    Things to buy in Bogota

    The souvenirs and gifts that you can buy in Bogotá are:

    - Chamba Pottery

    - Coca Tea

    - Hammock

    - Coffee

    - Emeralds

    - Chocolates

    - Aguardiente

    Bogota Facts

    Bogotá is the largest and most populated city in Colombia, with 1,587 square kilometers and around 8 million inhabitants. It is approximately at 2,600 meters above sea level. The city is divided into 20 localities and within each locality, there are different neighborhoods. Each neighborhood is different and has its own charm and places of interest.

    The most tourist places in Bogota

    ● La Candelaria: It is the oldest district in Bogotá. You can walk the streets past 400-year-old churches, historic buildings and colonial museums, most with free admission. You also can enjoy the Street art, which is not just graffiti, but beautiful paintings.

    ● The Gold Museum: Through its plants you will discover the past of ancient pre-Columbian civilizations or the famous legend of El Dorado. All this thanks to impressive pieces of gold. It has a collection of more than 30,000 pieces.

    ● Bolivar Squar: It is located in the heart of the city and contains a statue of Simón Bolívar, who played a key role in Latin America's successful struggle for independence. The plaza is guarded by impressive buildings that include the Palace of Justice, the National Capitol, and the Catedral Primada de Colombia.

    ● The Primate Cathedral of Colombia: It is the largest Cathedral in Colombia and one of the largest in South America. It was built between 1807 and 1823 and contains the remains of the founder of the city.

    ● El Cerro de Monserrate: It is located at 3,100 meters high. It is the main symbol of Bogotá and has been visited by thousands of people since its founding in 1640. To go up you can choose to take a cable car, a funicular and even walk, which takes between 1-2 hours. At the top of the hill there is a beautiful sanctuary, a couple of restaurants, and fabulous views of Bogotá.

    Bus operators of the route Villavicencio to Bogota

    ● Transportes Arimena

    ● Taxmeta

    In conclusion:

    Bogotá is a city with a long way to go. Both the historic center and the other neighborhoods will dazzle you with their beauty and the history that they bring with them. You can take up to 2 free tours per day for the guides to help you learn about their past. Also, you can't stop enjoying food and nighttime activities.

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    How to get cheap bus tickets from Villavicencio to Bogota?

    Do you want to travel to Bogota from Villavicencio but it's out of your budget? Don't worry about it. At redBus we have many offers and discounts that you can take advantage of for your vacations, business trips or to visit your family.

    Tips for finding cheap tickets on the Villavicencio to Bogota route

    Prices tend to raise as your travel date approaches, that’s why the best way to find cheap bus tickets from Villavicencio to Bogota is to book your tickets as early as possible.

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