Colombia by Train

Trains - Tickets - Tours

A Travel Guide For Train Travel In Colombia.

Here you will find information for Colombia about trains, routes, tours, connections, where to buy train tickets, and more.

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Useful Information

Population: 50.66 million

Currency: Colombian Peso

Language: Spanish

Capital: Bogotá

Country Code: +57

Time Zone: Colombia Standard Time

Train Companies

The trains in Colombia are operated by Turistren, a tourist train operator.

Train Tickets

Buy your heritage train ticket at TURISTREN.


Buy your train tickets online at OMIO and compare trains, buses & flights.

Rail Passes

There are no rail passes available for Columbia.


Turistren operates on the weekends from Bogotá to Zipaquirá.


Frequently Travelled Routes In Colombia


From > To
Duration (h) Changes Transport
Bogotá to Zipaquirá 2:35 Direct Tourist Train
Bogotá to Cali 10:28 Direct Bus
Bogotá to Medellín
8:00 Direct Bus
Medellín to Cartagena 11:39 Direct Bus
Cartagena to Barranquilla 3:11 1 Bus


Colombia travel routes

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Main Train Stations

  • Bogotá Sabana Station
  • Usaquen Station
  • Cajica Station
  • Zipaquirá Station

Train Tours in Colombia

Good to know

Best Time To Travel To Colombia

We recommend traveling anytime to Colombia as it’s a year-round destination. Pack appropriately as depending on where you are in the country it could be rainy, sunny, or quite chilly. Year-round you’ll be able to have a wonderful beach holiday, see amazing wildlife in the Amazon, discover where your favorite coffee comes from in the Coffee Triangle, or go explore one of the many national parks.

If a certain month is on your agenda maybe you might be able to line up the trip with a specific festival, notable festivals include the Medellin Flower Festival, Semana Santa, Barranquilla Carnival, and the World Salsa Festival. Whenever you visit, you’ll be sure to have enough to see and do!

  • High Season: December – March
  • Low Season: September – November
  • Andes Rainy Season: May – July, October – December
  • Coastal Rainy Season: September – October


Accommodation In Colombia


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Guidebooks For Colombia

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