There are 4 ways to get from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Santa Cruz (VVI) GRU - VVI

$150 - $474

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Bus  •  36 h

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Santa Cruz São Paulo

Bus, train  •  38 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Corumbá São Paulo
  2. Take the train from Puerto Quijarro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal Ferrobus / ...

Drive  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Drive from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra 1285.6 miles

$210 - $320

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from São Paulo - Barra Funda and arriving at Santa Cruz. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 36 h.

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The distance between São Paulo and Santa Cruz de la Sierra is 1835 km. The road distance is 2056.9 km.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra without a car is to bus which takes 36 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra, including transfers.

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São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra bus services, operated by La Preferida Bus, depart from São Paulo - Barra Funda station.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra is to fly which takes 6 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 36 h.

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The quickest flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Santa Cruz Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra bus services, operated by La Preferida Bus, arrive at Santa Cruz station.

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Santa Cruz de la Sierra is 1 h behind São Paulo. It is currently 8:41 PM in São Paulo and 7:41 PM in Santa Cruz de la Sierra.

Yes, the driving distance between São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra is 2057 km. It takes approximately 26 h 44 min to drive from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra.

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  • Distance: 1146.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia?

Boliviana de Aviación and Gol Transportes Aéreos fly from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra twice daily. Alternatively, La Preferida Bus operates a bus from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra once daily, and the journey takes 36 h.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Sao Paulo to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Sao Paulo to Santa Cruz via Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Train operators
Ferroviaria Oriental S.A
Phone
(+591) 3 3387000
Website
fo.com.bo
Train from Puerto Quijarro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
fo.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Mixto
$9 - $11
Expreso Oriental
$12 - $16
Ferrobús
$23 - $35
Bus operators
La Preferida Bus
Phone
+591- 3-3647160
Email
atencionalcliente@lapreferidabus.com.bo
Website
lapreferidabus.com.bo
Bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
lapreferidabus.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Corumbá
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
lapreferidabus.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo

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Gol Transportes Aéreos and Boliviana de Aviación offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Santa Cruz Airport.

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There are 230+ hotels available in Santa Cruz de la Sierra. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to bus which takes 1 h 5 min and costs .

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