Medellin, a Colombian city nicknamed ‘The City of Eternal Spring’, for its perfect spring weather all year around. It is located in the Andes mountain valley, allowing a perfect mountainous view wherever you are in the city. Also known for its amazing wildlife filled with monkeys, iguanas, Scarlet Macaws, colourful houses and incredible natural beauty, Medellin is definitely a great destination for city and nature lovers alike.
So when travelling to the beautiful city of Medellin, you will be landing at José María Córdova International Airport (MDE), and you have 3 different travel options to get to Medellin city centre; you can either take a taxi or private transfer, a shared taxi or a public bus. Taking a taxi or private transfer from Medellin Colombia airport to Medellin city centre is always the best way to travel as they are available 24/7 and offer door-to-door services straight to your Medellin hotel. Another comfortable but less expensive transportation option is to take a shared white taxi from MDE airport to the city centre. And lastly, the cheapest method to get from José Maria Córdova airport is to take the official Aeropuerto-Combuses public bus.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Medellin at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.