The Medellin Airport in Rio Negro is quite far from Medellin. It takes approximately 45 minutes to arrive in Centro from the airport in a car, and more by bus. The most economical way to get to and from downtown Medellin is by taking an airport bus. Without knowing how to get there, however, it can be a challenge. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to save money on your next trip to the Rio Negro Airport outside of Medellin.
You can ask the taxi driver to drop you off behind Hotel Nutibara in Centro. The driver should know where all the airport buses congregate. This ride should cost about 7,000COP from Poblado.
Hotel Nutibara in Centro, Medellin
Take the metro to the Parque Berrio stop. When you get out of the station look North (should be on your left) for Hotel Nutibara. Go behind Hotel Nutibara and you will find the buses.
This is the bus you are looking for to take you to Medellin Airport in Rio Negro.
The buses cost 7,500COP for a one-way ticket to the airport. If it is more convenient for you, they can also be caught across the street from the norther bus terminal.