There are 4 ways to get from Antofagasta to Arequipa by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Antofagasta (ANF) to Arequipa (AQP) ANF - AQP

$236 - $930

Cheapest option

Bus Turbus  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Antofagasta to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Tacna
  3. Take the bus from Tacna to Arequipa

$29 - $81

2 alternative options

Bus Pullman Bus  •  16 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Antofagasta to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Tacna
  3. Take the bus from Tacna to Arequipa

$32 - $60

Drive  •  15 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Antofagasta to Arequipa 716 miles

$110 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Antofagasta to Arequipa is to bus which costs $30 - $60 and takes 16 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Antofagasta to Arequipa is to fly which costs $230 - $950 and takes 7 h 59 min.

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The distance between Antofagasta and Arequipa is 815 km. The road distance is 1145.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Antofagasta to Arequipa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Antofagasta to Arequipa. However, there are services departing from Antofagasta and arriving at Arequipa via Arica and Tacna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Antofagasta, Chile and Arequipa, Peru?

LATAM Chile flies from Antofagasta to Arequipa every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Antofagasta to Arequipa via Arica and Tacna in around 16 h 19 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Antofagasta to Arequipa via Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Antofagasta to Arequipa via Santiago, Lima
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Antofagasta to Arequipa via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Bus operators
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Arica
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
pullman.cl
bus
Bus from Arica to Tacna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Oltursa
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Tacna to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Arica
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $55
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$16 - $35
Premium
$35 - $55
1st Class
$40 - $60
Fichtur VIP
Phone
+56 (02) 7205232
Website
fichtur.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Arica
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
viajaenbus.cl
Buses Norte Grande
Phone
+56993068508
Website
busesnortegrande.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Arica
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
busesnortegrande.cl
Pullman Carmelita
Phone
+56 (57) 248 3147
Bus from Antofagasta to Arica
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
voyhoy.com

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