There are 6 ways to get from Antofagasta to La Paz 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 from Antofagasta  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Antofagasta (ANF) to La Paz (LPB) ANF - LPB

$151 - $1,120

Cheapest option

Bus Bus Fer  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Antofagasta to Iquique Antofagasta
  2. Take the bus from Iquique to La Paz

$23 - $49

4 alternative options

Bus to Iquique, fly  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Antofagasta to Iquique - Esmeralda
  2. Fly from Iquique (IQQ) to La Paz (LPB) IQQ - LPB

$152 - $977

Bus Trans Salvador  •  20 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Antofagasta to Calama Santiago
  2. Take the bus from Calama to La Paz

$29 - $65

Bus via Oruro  •  26 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Antofagasta to Oruro
  2. Take the bus from Oruro to La Paz

$28 - $42

Drive  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Antofagasta to La Paz 691.4 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between Antofagasta, Chile and La Paz, Bolivia?

LATAM Chile, Amaszonas and two other airlines fly from Antofagasta to La Paz 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Antofagasta to La Paz via Calama and Calama in around 20 h 59 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Antofagasta to La Paz via Santiago
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Antofagasta to La Paz via Santiago, Lima
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Antofagasta to La Paz via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Antofagasta to La Paz via Santiago, Iquique
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Iquique to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Bus operators
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Iquique - Esmeralda
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$10 - $22
Premium
$26 - $40
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus from Antofagasta to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $25
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$6 - $14
Premium
$17 - $25
1st Class
$13 - $19
Bus from Antofagasta to Iquique
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$10 - $22
Premium
$26 - $40
1st Class
$25 - $40
Trans Salvador
Phone
591-2-5270280
Email
central@trans-salvador.com
Website
trans-salvador.com
Bus from Calama to La Paz
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
trans-salvador.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Semi Bed
$23 - $35
Premium
$30 - $40
Bus from Antofagasta to Oruro
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
trans-salvador.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Semi Bed
$23 - $30
Premium
$30 - $40
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Iquique
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Ciktur
Phone
951690977
Email
servicioalcliente@ciktur.cl
Website
ciktur.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Iquique
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
ciktur.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl
Kenny Bus
Phone
+56 57 2573929
Email
kennybus_adm@hotmail.es
Website
kennybus.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Iquique
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
kennybus.cl
Semi Cama
$16
Bus Fer
Phone
+59 17 940 7111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Iquique to La Paz
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transporte Internacional Litoral
Phone
+591 2 2281920
Email
buslitoral@hotmail.com
Website
litoral-miramar.com
Bus from Iquique to La Paz
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Trans Atlas
Phone
+531 2 2284899
Website
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Del Sur 20 de Mayo
Phone
+591 79382299
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Antofagasta and La Paz is 830 km. The road distance is 1106 km.

The cheapest way to get from Antofagasta to La Paz is to bus which costs $22 - $50 and takes 24 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Antofagasta to La Paz is to bus and fly which takes 9 h 26 min and costs $150 - $1,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Antofagasta to La Paz. However, there are services departing from Antofagasta and arriving at La Paz via Calama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 35 min to get from Antofagasta to La Paz, including transfers.