To get to the Hostel Tralala Salento you stay on the bus until it reaches the town's central plaza. Look for the Tralala sign on the corner (probably at your right). It's only 50 meters away, the white/orange building on the next left corner, in front of the local hospital. 

salento is most reached by bus from

Medellin (Terminal del Sur)

ToEvery HourDurationCost
(Col. pesos)
Manizales from 04.30 to 19.30 5 hrs $31.000
Pereira from 05.00 to 23.00 6 hrs $34.000


Toevery 15 min.DurationCost
(Col. pesos)
Pereira from 05.15 to 20.10 1.15 hrs $10.000


To WeekendsDurationCost
(Col. pesos)
Salento at 06.50, 11.30, 13.30 and 16.30. at 06.50, 07.30 and then every hour until 17.30 50 minutes $6.000

If you don't want to wait for the direct bus from Pereira to Salento, you can take a bus to Armenia and ask the busdriver to drop you off at the 'Las Flores' stop. It's about 5 k's past the Salento turn off from the highway. There you can (carefully) cross the road and wait for the more frequent buses to Salento from Armenia. 

hostel tralala salento


Toevery hourDurationCost
(Col. pesos)
Armenia from 05.00 to 02.00 4 hours $18 to $21.000


Toevery hourDurationCost
(Col. pesos)
Armenia from 04.30 to 11.00 8 to 11 hours (faster by nightbus) 35.000 to 39.000


Toevery 20 minutesDurationCost
(Col. pesos)
Salento from 05.20 to 20.00 1 hour $3.800

The bus from Armenia passes through a village called Circasia 

hostel tralala salento
Avianca has daily flights from Bogota, Medellin and Cali to El Eden in Armenia. More companies have flights to Matecana in Pereira. There are also direct flights from Miami and Panama City. 
There's a bus from Armenia airport to the terminal. It will take you close to the terminal, but not quite, ask to drop you of at the Mobil gasstation, then walk one block. 

hostel tralala salento
From Pereira airport: 100.000 / 110.000 cop 
From Armenia airport: 60.000 / 70.000 cop 
From Armenia bus terminal: 45.000 / 50.000 cop 
From Circasia: 25.000 cop 

hostel tralala salento
Buses from Salento to Armenia leave every 20 minutes from 06.00 to 21.00 and to Pereira at 07.50, 12.50, 14.50 and 17.50 (more frequent in the weekends) connecting buses leave from early morning till late at night, at least every hour