Regular buses from Medellin take 3 hours and leave from Medellin's southern bus terminal. Several buses a day also leave from La Pintada (2 hours). From La Pintada very regular buses run to Manizales, Pereira and further south.
Chivas are a traditional and fun form of Colombian transport
The peace and tranquility of Farallones is only a 30 minute Jeep ride from Ciudad Bolívar. Jeeps leave from La Zona Rosa several times in the morning and return in the afternoon. Last Jeep back to Ciudad Bolívar (Colombia) is at 6pm.
The busy market town of Andes is an hour from Ciudad Bolívar via Chiva. Forty minutes from Andes, is Jardín, another beautiful Andean town surrounded by mountains and coffee fincas. Chivas leave Ciudad Bolívar from the bus terminal/market.