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Travelers usually depart from Simón Bolívar International, or Santa Marta Bus Station when they travel from Santa Marta to Medellín. Book your trip to arrive at José María Córdova International, Olaya Herrera, or Medellín - Terminal del Norte. The distance between Santa Marta and Medellín is 566 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Viva Air, Avianca, VE, LATAM Airlines, and SATENA. Santa Marta and Medellín have 198 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Santa Marta to Medellín

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Viva AirVVCVHYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
AviancaAVAAVYesNo
VEEFYVEYesNo
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYesNo
SATENANSE9RYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Santa Marta to Medellín?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Santa Marta and Medellín takes around 1.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Santa Marta and Medellín?
The flight distance between Santa Marta and Medellín is 566 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Santa Marta and Medellín?
Several carriers operate flights between Santa Marta and Medellín. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Avianca, LATAM Airlines, Viva Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Santa Marta?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Santa Marta and Bogotá, Cali, Cartagena, Mexico City, Miami, Cancún, Lima, Orlando, Pereira, Denver, New York, San Andrés, Fort Lauderdale, Santiago de Chile, Washington, D.C., Quito, Chicago, Philadelphia, Tijuana, San Francisco.
What are the most popular routes to and from Medellín?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Medellín and Bogotá, Cartagena, New York, Miami, Cali, Pereira, Panama City, Barranquilla, Caracas, Quito, Mexico City, Cancún, Armenia, Santo Domingo, Lima, Fort Lauderdale, San José, San Andrés, Orlando, Bucaramanga.
What airports are near Santa Marta?
The main airport in Santa Marta is Simón Bolívar International. It is also served by Rafael Núñez International, Simón Bolívar International, Ernesto Cortissoz International, Almirante Padilla, Alfonso López Pumarejo, Las Brujas.
What airports are near Medellín?
The main airport in Medellín is José María Córdova International. It is also served by Matecaña International, El Edén International, La Nubia, Antonio Roldán Betancourt, Juan H. White.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Santa Marta and Medellín?
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