There are 4 ways to get from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls 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.

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Fly to Foz do Iguacu  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Arequipa (AQP) to Foz do Iguacu (IGU) AQP - IGU

$286 - $1,109

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Bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Arequipa to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
  3. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Asunción
  4. Take the bus from Asunción to Ciudad del Este

$66 - $149

2 alternative options

Fly to Iguazu  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Arequipa (AQP) to Iguazu (IGR) AQP - IGR

$366 - $1,320

Drive  •  40 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls 1802.7 miles

$300 - $450

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls is to bus which costs $65 - $150 and takes 2 days 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls is to fly which costs $280 - $1,200 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The distance between Arequipa and Iguazu Falls is 2048 km. The road distance is 2884.3 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls is to fly which takes 7 h 21 min and costs $280 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $150 and takes 2 days 4 h.

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There is no direct flight from Arequipa Airport to Foz do Iguacu Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h 13 min and has one stopover.

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Iguazu Falls is 2 h ahead of Arequipa. It is currently 11:56 AM in Arequipa and 1:56 PM in Iguazu Falls.

Yes, the driving distance between Arequipa to Iguazu Falls is 2884 km. It takes approximately 40 h 24 min to drive from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and LATAM Chile offer flights from Arequipa Airport to Foz do Iguacu Airport.

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There are 586+ hotels available in Iguazu Falls. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Arequipa to Arequipa Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $3 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls.
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  • Distance: 1279.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 21 min

What companies run services between Arequipa, Peru and Iguazu Falls, Argentina?

LATAM Chile, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and two other airlines fly from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arequipa to Iguazu Falls via La Paz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Asunción, and Ciudad del Este in around 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Arequipa to Foz do Iguacu via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Arequipa to Foz do Iguacu via Lima, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Arequipa to Iguazu via Lima, Cordoba, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
12 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Arequipa to Iguazu via Lima, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
18 h 7 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Arequipa to Iguazu via Lima, Mendoza, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
15 h 14 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Arequipa to Iguazu via Lima, Tucuman, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Arequipa to Iguazu via Lima, Salta, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Arequipa to Iguazu via Lima, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Arequipa to Iguazu via Lima, Rosario
Ave. Duration
10 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Bus operators
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to La Paz
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
howtoperu.com
Regular Semi Bed
$20 - $28
Regular Bed
$25 - $35
Economy
$11 - $15
Premium Semi Bed
$24 - $35
Premium Bed
$29 - $40
Copacabana 1 MEM
Phone
+591 2 2282135 /2 2282368 /4 4250226 /4 4361441
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Cosmos
Phone
+(591) 2 2281938 / Potosí: +(591)2-6245831
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz Bus Terminal to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Copacabana SA
Website
transcopacabanasa.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
transcopacabanasa.com.bo
Book at
transcopacabanasa.com.bo
3rd Class
$13 - $18
2nd Class
$19 - $26
Transportes El Dorado
Phone
Potosí: +(591)2-6243343, +(591)-22281672
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Expreso Mopar
Phone
+591 3 3323001 / 2 2282154
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Crucero
Phone
+593 76973424
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Yacyretá
Phone
+595 985 330079, Asunción: +595 (21) 551725
Email
yacyreta_sa@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Asunción
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com
Pycasu SA
Phone
+(595) 21.557700
Email
pycasu_sa@pycasu.com.py
Website
pycasu.com.py
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Asunción
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
toa.asuncion.gov.py

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