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Air

Aeropuerto Internacional El Edén is 15km southwest of Armenia near the town of La Tebaida. A taxi will set you back around COP$26,000. Spirit (www.spirit.com) has direct flights to Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Bus

The bus terminal is 1.5km southwest of the center and can be reached by frequent city buses that run along Carrera 19 (COP$1800).

There are plenty of buses to Bogotá (COP$60,000, eight hours), Medellín (COP$45,000, six hours) and Cali (COP$22,000, 3½ hours). Regular minibuses run to Pereira (COP$8000, one hour) and Manizales (COP$17,000, 2½ hours).