The best way to visit all the incredible places and getting to know the many things to do in Medellin is by taking the Metro.
This widely recognized Metro transportation system has transformed for good the quality of life of the Medellin’s citizens, spreading wellness to all sectors of the city’s activities
The Metro of Medellin is a symbol of culture, citizenship and social benefit, maintaining an ongoing commitment with the quality of its processes, the environment and security. The Metro is an icon of the city of Medellin and the surrounding municipalities; interconnecting all the Aburra valley towns from Bello, Itagui, Envigado, Sabaneta up to La Estrella with the capital city, Medellin.
Not just a mean of transportation, The Metro has become an example of behavior for its users, generating the ‘Metro Culture’.
As a touristic attraction, the Metro offers the visitor a way to reach all other interesting places in a comfortable, fast, secure and reliable way. Additionally, no other city in Colombia offers such a clean and environment-friendly public service with it’s rail way trains, cable cars, buses and, in the near future, tramway.
Using the Metro is an inexpensive way to get to all interesting places in Medellin. Shopping centers, museums, hotels, restaurants and parks like Arvi (an extensive reservoir surrounded by an astonishing tropical rain forest) are just steps away from any of the several Metro stations
Monday to Saturday from 4:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., Sundays and holidays from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Metrocable (cable car)
Monday to Saturday from 4:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., Sundays and holidays from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
‘L’ line (going to Arvi park): Everyday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Except for the first working day of the week.