There are 5 ways to get from Antofagasta to Arequipa by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Arequipa  •  9 h 8 min

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

$236 - $930

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Bus via Antofagasta  •  18 h 13 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

$28 - $103

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Fly to Arica, bus  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Antofagasta (ANF) to Arica (ARI) ANF - ARI
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Tacna
  3. Take the bus from Tacna to Arequipa

$76 - $472

Bus  •  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

$28 - $103

Drive  •  15 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Antofagasta to Arequipa 716 miles

$110 - $180

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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 17 h 19 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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The best way to get from Antofagasta to Arequipa without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to get from Antofagasta to Arequipa, including transfers.

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Antofagasta to Arequipa bus services, operated by Turbus, depart from Antofagasta station.

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The best way to get from Antofagasta to Arequipa is to fly which takes 9 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 19 min.

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There is no direct flight from Antofagasta Airport to Arequipa Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 36 min and has one stopover.

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Antofagasta to Arequipa bus services, operated by Flores Hermanos, arrive at Arequipa station.

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Arequipa is 1 h behind Antofagasta. It is currently 10:49 PM in Antofagasta and 8:49 PM in Arequipa.

Yes, the driving distance between Antofagasta to Arequipa is 1146 km. It takes approximately 15 h 58 min to drive from Antofagasta to Arequipa.

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Map of how to get from Antofagasta to Arequipa.
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  • Distance: 509.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 8 min

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

LATAM Chile flies from Antofagasta to Arequipa every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Antofagasta to Arequipa via Arica and Tacna in around 17 h 19 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Antofagasta to Arequipa via Lima
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Antofagasta to Arequipa via Santiago, Lima
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Antofagasta to Arequipa via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Antofagasta to Arica
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Bus operators
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 - $50
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
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oltursa.pe
Double VIP
$30 - $50
Bed
$14 - $19
VIP
$21 - $30
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Arica
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $50
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$16 - $35
Premium
$35 - $50
1st Class
$40 - $60
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Arica
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
pullman.cl

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LATAM Chile offers flights from Antofagasta Airport to Arequipa Airport.

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There are 373+ hotels available in Arequipa. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Antofagasta to Antofagasta Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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