Santa Marta to Bogota Flights
Flights to Bogota
Simón Bolívar International Airport
Finding cheap flights from Santa Marta, Columbia, is easy on Orbitz.com. Simón Bolívar International Airport serves those flying out of the city, and it is located approximately 20 minutes south of the town. On Orbitz.com, you'll be able to find bargain tickets on nonstop flights from this airport to Botoga, Bucaramanga and Medellín. From these three cities, you can connect to many other domestic and international flights.
Transportation to the Airport and Parking
The best way to get to Simón Bolívar International Airport is by taxicab. Santa Marta does have a bus system, but it does not connect directly to the airport. Short- and long-term airport parking are available for those who prefer to drive, but taking a taxi is more economical. Many taxi companies serve the Santa Marta area, including Pronto Taxi, Avanti Express, Radio Y Taxi Santa Marta and Taxicom LTDA. You can also hail a taxicab from the street. To get the best price on a trip to Simón Bolívar International Airport, you will have to bargain with the taxicab driver.
Dining Before Your Flight
There are many restaurants in Santa Marta where you can grab a bite to eat before boarding your flight. For coffee and a light, healthy meal, visit Restaurante Marisol, which is a small café that offers a variety of vegan and vegetarian dishes. Made in Spain is a local restaurant that offers Spanish cuisine at economical prices. Book your cheap flights from Santa Marta, Columbia, on Orbitz.com.
Airports in Bogota
The principal airport in Bogota is El Dorado International Airport. The airport is situated approximately 15 kilometers, or nine miles, west of the downtown area on Avenue El Dorado. Travelers who wish to find cheap flights to Bogota can search multiple airlines at once on Orbitz.com. Numerous airlines fly into El Dorado International Airport from around the world, including Air Canada, Air France, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Iberia, JetBlue Airways, Lufthansa, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines.
Transportation in Bogota
Visitors arriving in Bogota can choose to take a bus or a taxi from the airport to their hotel. Taxi booths are located just outside the terminal for the convenience of travelers. The fare to a downtown hotel is usually about $13. Local buses also run between the airport and the downtown area and cost about $6 per trip.
Weather Information in Bogota
The best time to visit Bogota is between mid-January and March to avoid the rainy season. The months of July and August are also a good time to visit, but travelers should understand this is the peak tourist season due to Carnival. Temperatures during this time are typically in the mid-60s. Overall, temperatures do not vary much with the seasons in Bogota. During the months of April, May, September, October, and November, hailstorms and high winds are common.
Destination Highlights in Bogota
The Bogota Carnival is one of the most well-known events in this Columbian city, but there are also many other sights to see as well. Along with numerous colonial-era churches, the city is also home to numerous cultural institutions, including the Museo Del Oro, or Gold Museum. Other popular sites include the Plaza de Bolivar and La Candelaria, the Historical District. Travelers looking for discounts on airfare can find cheap flights to Bogota by searching Orbitz.com.
Cheap flights from Santa Marta to Bogota
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Santa Marta and Bogota airports and terminals
Airports in Santa Marta, CO
E Cortissoz (BAQ)
Distance from City Center: 47.7 miles
Simon Bolivar (SMR)
Distance from City Center: 7.3 miles
Carriers for flights from SMR to BOG
CarriersAvianca, Copa Airlines, LAN Airlines
Interesting facts about flights from Santa Marta to Bogota
- 13 direct flights are operating from Santa Marta to Bogota today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 27m.
- Avianca flight 9791 (12:05 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) is today's earliest available flight from Santa Marta to Bogota.
- Avianca flight 9769 (3:32 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's latest available flight from Santa Marta to Bogota.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Santa Marta to Bogota (Copa Airlines flight 7491, Embraer 190) takes 1h 25m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Santa Marta to Bogota (LAN Airlines flight 3143, Boeing 737 Passenger) takes 1h 35m.
- Flights from E Cortissoz (BAQ), Simon Bolivar (SMR) to Eldorado (BOG) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Santa Marta and Bogota
|Boeing 737 Passenger||LAN Airlines|
|Airbus Industrie A318||Avianca, Copa Airlines|
|Airbus Industrie A319||Avianca, Copa Airlines|
|Embraer 190||Copa Airlines|
|Airbus Industrie A320||Avianca, Copa Airlines, LAN Airlines|
Flight schedule for flights from Santa Marta to Bogota on Thu, Dec 12, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Avianca||AV9791||SMR||6:05 AM||BOG||7:31 AM||320||1hr 26min|
|Copa Airlines||CM3035||SMR||6:05 AM||BOG||7:31 AM||318||1hr 26min|
|Avianca||AV8485||SMR||9:46 AM||BOG||11:12 AM||320||1hr 26min|
|Copa Airlines||CM7491||SMR||10:40 AM||BOG||12:05 PM||E90||1hr 25min|
|Avianca||AV9787||SMR||11:26 AM||BOG||12:52 PM||320||1hr 26min|
|Avianca||AV9775||SMR||1:53 PM||BOG||3:19 PM||320||1hr 26min|
|Avianca/LAN Airlines||AV9363/LA3015||SMR||1:55 PM||BOG||5:40 PM||320/737||3hr 45min|
|Avianca/Avianca||AV9363/AV9315||SMR||1:55 PM||BOG||6:43 PM||320/320||4hr 48min|
|Avianca||AV9767||SMR||5:20 PM||BOG||6:46 PM||320||1hr 26min|
|Copa Airlines||CM3036||SMR||5:26 PM||BOG||6:52 PM||320||1hr 26min|
|Avianca||AV9769||SMR||9:32 PM||BOG||10:58 PM||320||1hr 26min|
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