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Airfares from $18 One Way, $35 Round Trip from Medellin to Santa Marta

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Route Information for Flights from Medellin to Santa Marta

Origin Airport IATA Code MDE
Destination Airport IATA Code SMR
Distance 351 mi
Direct Flight Airlines LATAM Airlines, SA AVIANCA
Earliest Flight Arrival 11:20AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:23AM UTC
Mar 23, 2018

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Flying from Medellin to Santa Marta

Medellin Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find the cheapest and most convenient flights from Medellin, the second-largest city in Columbia. Travelers to the area fly through José María Córdova International Airport, also known as Medellin International Airport, located 45 minutes by car from the downtown Medellin area in the city of Rionegro. Major international airlines, including American, Copa and Spirit Airlines, fly in and out of this airport.

Airport Transportation Options

The easiest option for traveling to and from the airport is to take a taxi. Taxi service from the airport to downtown Medellin will cost the equivalent of approximately 22 USD in local currency and take about 45 minutes. A cheaper option is to take the public minibus. It costs 3.50 USD in local currency, but it can take an hour or longer to get to the heart of Medellin with frequent stops. Also, the minibus offers limited space for luggage, so it may not be ideal for anyone traveling with more than a small bag. One of the most convenient options is to rent a car. Orbitz.com can help you secure a discount rental car from a local agency.

Weather Information for Medellin

In Medellin, it is springtime year-round. The proximity of the city to the equator means that there is very little variation in temperature. The weather ranges between 60 to 85 degrees Fahrenheit, with an average temperature of 71 degrees. Due to the city's high altitude, the air is typically cool with little humidity. One of the most popular times of the year to visit Medellin is during the first days of August for the local Festival of Flowers.

Popular Attractions in the Medellin Area

The Metropolitan Cathedral, Museo Universidad de Antioquia, Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellin and the Plaza de Cisneros are only a few of the indoor and outdoor attractions that are must-sees when visiting this city. Orbitz.com can not only help you find low cost flights from Medellin, but it can also help you identify local sales and secure discount admission tickets to popular attractions.

Santa Marta's Airport

For cheap flights to Santa Marta, search international and low-fare flights with Orbitz.com. The Simón Bolívar International Airport is the main airport serving the Santa Marta area. The international airport provides travel to those coming to the capital city of the Magdalena department in Columbia, and the airlines that service the airport include Avianca, Copa Airlines Colombia, EasyFly, and LAN Colombia.

Transportation from Simón Bolívar Airport

There is little information about this airport online, so you should contact the airport directly to see what services are currently offered. Taxis are common in most South American countries, and rental cars are available at most airports as well.

Weather in Santa Marta

Santa Marta's temperatures do not vary much through the year. You can expect it to be warm or hot year-round. In January, the temperatures range between 70 degrees and 91 degrees Fahrenheit. In March, the hottest month, you can expect highs near 92 degrees Fahrenheit. In general, the weather stays between 70 and 92 degrees Fahrenheit, so you should bring clothing that will keep you comfortable in the heat.

Major Attractions in Santa Marta

Santa Marta offers many things for visitors to see. The Tayrona National Park is nearby, so nature lovers can explore the beautiful ecosystem of Columbia. Orbitz.com can offer you many other suggestions, such as visiting the Centro de Buceo Calipso Dive Center, where you can gain scuba certification. For tickets to these attractions and others, and to find cheap flights to Santa Marta, visit Orbitz.com.

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