Directions from Arica to Antofagasta

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Recommended option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Arica

$17 - $55

3 alternative options

Drive  •  9 h 54 min

  1. 451.1 miles

$70 - $110

Fly from Arica  •  7 h 31 min

  1. ARI - ANF

$120 - $450

Bus to Tacna, fly  •  9 h 18 min

  1. TCQ - ANF

$377 - $1,509

What companies run services between Arica, Chile and Antofagasta, Chile?

Pullman Bus operates a bus from Arica to Antofagasta every 4 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, LATAM Chile and Sky Airline fly from Arica to Antofagasta every 4 hours.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Arica to Antofagasta via Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Arica to Antofagasta via Santiago, Concepcion
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Arica to Antofagasta via Santiago, La Serena
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Tacna to Antofagasta via Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Tacna to Antofagasta via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Arica to Antofagasta via Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Bus operators
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Arica to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Arica to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $55
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$17 - $35
Premium
$35 - $55
1st Class
$40 - $65
Fichtur VIP
Phone
+56 (02) 7205232
Website
fichtur.cl
Bus from Arica to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
viajaenbus.cl
Buses Norte Grande
Phone
+56993068508
Website
busesnortegrande.cl
Bus from Arica to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
busesnortegrande.cl
Bus from Arica to Tacna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
busesnortegrande.cl
Pullman Carmelita
Phone
+56 (57) 248 3147
Bus from Arica to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
voyhoy.com
Adsubliata
Phone
+56 58 58 226 2495
Bus from Arica to Tacna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Arica and Antofagasta is 576 km. The road distance is 722 km.

The cheapest way to get from Arica to Antofagasta is to bus which costs $17 - $55 and takes 8 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Arica to Antofagasta is to fly which takes 7 h 31 min and costs $120 - $450.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Arica and arriving at Antofagasta. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

The bus from Arica to Antofagasta takes 8 h 30 min including transfers and departs five times a day.