The cheapest times to fly from CLO to SMR are

  • January 8th to January 28th
  • July 23rd to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CLO to SMR is early August. Prices can be as high as $227 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $77 for Saturday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Santa Marta

Flying from Cali (CLO) to Santa Marta (SMR) will usually cost between $110 to $173 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $103. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $201. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $97 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $142 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLO to SMR flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CLO to SMR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CLO to SMR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLO to SMR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cali. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SMR, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CLO. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $17 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $133. Return trip prices are from the SMR to CLO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CLO to SMR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from CLO to SMR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rafael Nunez Airport (CTG) in Cartagena

  • 99 miles (159 km) away from SMR
  • Usually 17.31% less expensive than SMR
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLO to CTG flights

Destination alternative #2: Ernesto Cortissoz Airport (BAQ) in Barranquilla

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from SMR
  • Usually 15.55% less expensive than SMR
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLO to BAQ flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CLO to SMR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Avianca, COPA, LATAM, Turkish Airlines, Viva Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Simon Bolivar Airport to Alfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 544 miles or 875 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CLO to SMR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLO to SMR flight is about 1 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Cali and Santa Marta?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from CLO to SMR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCLO
Origination airport nameAlfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSMR
Destination airport nameSimon Bolivar Airport
CitySanta Marta


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