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How To Get From Pereira to Medellin – All Possible Ways

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We will tell you how to get from Pereira to Medellin. The distance from Pereira to Medellin is 245 kilometers. The travel time from Pereira to Medellin is around 5 hours by car and 6 hours by bus.

The cheapest way from Pereira to Medellin is by bus for 55-70K COP which is around $14-18 USD. You can get online your ticket and you can also rent a car.

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WHERE TO STAY IN MEDELLIN

There are numerous hotels and B&B that you can choose from in Medellin. Accommodation prices can take you around $10-12 USD if you sleep in a dorm. For mid-budget accommodation starts at $40-60 USD and for more than $100 USD you will find luxury accommodation in Medellin. The most popular areas are El Poblado and city center.

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VISITING COLOMBIA IN COVID TIME?

Make sure you register or download Check-Mig. You will have to register your personal information, countries that you have been before visiting Colombia and etc. They will ask before boarding the plane and before getting your stamp at Bogota International Airport.

PEREIRA TO MEDELLIN

Bus From Pereira To Medellin (Cheapest Way)

The cheapest way from Pereira to Medellin is by bus. There are a many buses running during the day and at night time. I would recommend you to take the night bus for $17 USD from Pereira to Medellin booking online with Bookaway. The VIP bus is so comfortable and you will avoid paying a night in a hostel.

FLOTA OCCIDENTAL BUS SCHEDULE FROM PEREIRA TO MEDELLIN

The bus schedule from Pereira to Medellin with Flota Occidental is running a few times per day but there are more bus companies going from Pereira to Medellin running every hour 24/7.

The travel time from Pereira to Medellin by bus is around 6 hours. The bus fare from Pereira to Medellin is around 55K-70K COP which is around $14-18 USD. You can book online to avoid the hassle.

You will take the bus at Pereira Terminal and you will arrive in Terminal Sur at Medellin near Poblado area where is the most popular place for accommodation in Medellin.

MORE BUSES COMPANIES FROM PEREIRA TO MEDELLIN

You can also go from Pereira to Medellin with Empresa Arauca Bus. The bus fare, travel time and bus schedule with Empresa Arauca Bus is similar to Flota Occidental. You can check here schedule and price with Empresa Arauca Bus!

CAR RENTAL AT PEREIRA

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There are many options for renting a car in Pereira. Renting a car is the most convenient option if you are planning to visit places on the way to Medellin, moving around or you are traveling in a group or with so much luggage. There are a few agencies like Hertz, Avis available. Prices are around $30-40 USD per day depending how long are you renting.

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WHERE TO STAY IN MEDELLIN

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There are numerous hotels and B&B that you can choose from in Medellin. Accommodation price can take you around $10-12 USD if you sleep in a dorm. For mid budget accommodation starts at $40-60 USD and more than $100 USD you will find luxury accommodation in Medellin. The most popular areas are El Poblado and city center.

CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR ACCOMMODATION IN MEDELLIN BEFORE YOUR TRIP WITH BOOKING.

BEST TIME TO VISIT IN COLOMBIA

You can go to Colombia any time of the year. The months of December to February are the best time to visit Colombia because is the sunniest also the peak season. October to November are the months ideal for those working with a budget, because its is considered the low season in the country.

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ATMS AND CASH IN COLOMBIA

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The official currency of Colombia is called Colombian Peso (COP). And $1 USD=4000 COP. ATM’s are available and it is also advisable to withdraw as much as you can because of fees for foreign cars. The maximum amount that you can withdraw will be around 600K-1200K COP depending on the bank. Click here to check the exact change rate.

Bank Fees For Foreigner Cards In Colombia

Most of the banks in Bogota and Colombia will charge fees for foreigner cards in Colombia. Check the list below with the exact fees for foreigner cards in Colombia and how much money are you allowed to withdraw in Colombia with every bank. There are many ATM in Medellin and exchange currency office if you need.

BankAmount Allowed And Fees
Colpatria900K COP Withdraw And No Fees
Pichincha800K COP Withdraw And No Fees
Banco Caja Social700K COP Withdraw And No Fees
BBVA300K COP Withdraw And No Fees
CorpBanco400K COP Withdraw And No Fees
Davidienda400K COP Withdraw And No Fees
Citibank1200K COP Withdraw And 15k COP Fees
Bancolombia900K COP Withdraw And 15k COP Fees
ATH400K COP Withdraw And 10k COP Fees
Servibanca750K COP Withdraw And 15k COP Fees

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Happy Travels!

Ruben Arribas is a Spanish traveler who has traveled more than 70+ countries around the world. Now based in the Philippines!

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