There are 5 ways to get from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni by plane, bus, train 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  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Asuncion (ASU) to Uyuni (UYU) ASU - UYU

$356 - $885

Cheapest option

Bus via Potosí  •  45 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Asunción to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Potosí
  3. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni

$56 - $86

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  36 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Clorinda to Resistencia
  2. Take the bus from Resistencia to General Güemes
  3. Take the bus from General Güemes to Tilcara
  4. Take the bus from Tilcara to La Quiaca
  5. Take the train from Villazón to Uyuní

$96 - $152

Bus  •  46 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Asunción to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal to Sucre
  3. Take the bus from Sucre to Uyuni

$61 - $97

Drive  •  21 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni 1044.7 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni is to bus which costs $55 - $90 and takes 45 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni is to fly which costs $350 - $900 and takes 10 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni. However, there are services departing from Asunción and arriving at Salar de Uyuni via Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Potosi and Uyuni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 39 min.

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The distance between Asunción and Salar de Uyuni is 1106 km. The road distance is 1671.5 km.

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The best way to get from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni without a car is to bus which takes 45 h 39 min and costs $55 - $90.

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It takes approximately 10 h 51 min to get from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni, including transfers.

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Asunción to Salar de Uyuni bus services, operated by Pycasu SA, depart from Asunción station.

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The best way to get from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni is to fly which takes 10 h 51 min and costs $350 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $90 and takes 45 h 39 min.

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There is no direct flight from Asuncion Airport to Uyuni Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h and has one stopover.

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Asunción to Salar de Uyuni bus services, operated by Expreso 11 de Julio, arrive at Uyuni station.

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Map of how to get from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni.
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  • Distance: 691.3 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 51 min

What companies run services between Asunción, Paraguay and Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia?

Amaszonas and Boliviana de Aviación fly from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Asunción to Salar de Uyuni via Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Potosí, Potosi, Uyuni, and Salar de Uyuni in around 45 h 39 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Asuncion to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Asuncion to Uyuni via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Asuncion to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Villazón to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$4 - $6
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$6 - $8
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$8 - $10
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$13 - $18
Bus operators
El Cometa Srl
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Clorinda to Resistencia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$7 - $12
Executive
$10 - $12
Suite
$12 - $14
Bus from General Güemes to Tilcara
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$4 - $6
Executive
$5 - $6
Suite
$6 - $7
El Norte Bis
Phone
+54 342 480 6650
Website
elnortebis.com
Bus from Resistencia to General Güemes
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
elnortebis.com
Book at
elnortebis.centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Cama
$30 - $40
Cama
$35 - $45
El Rapido Internacional
Phone
1-305-677-0535
Email
info@elrapidoint.com.ar
Website
elrapidoint.com.ar
Bus from Güemes to Tilcara
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Promo Semi Cama
$6 - $7
Semi Cama
$4 - $6
Cama
$7 - $8
El Quiaqueño
Phone
+54 (0388) 4280041 / 4281161
Email
elquiaqueosrl@yahoo.com.ar
Website
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Bus from Tilcara to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Jama Bus
Phone
+54 (0)388 4240110
Bus from Tilcara to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
terminaldemicros.com.ar
Pycasu SA
Phone
+(595) 21.557700
Email
pycasu_sa@pycasu.com.py
Website
pycasu.com.py
Bus from Asunción to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
toa.asuncion.gov.py
Yacyretá
Phone
+595 985 330079, Asunción: +595 (21) 551725
Email
yacyreta_sa@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Asunción to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Potosí
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to Sucre
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
facebook.com
Expreso 11 de Julio
Phone
+591 62459036
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosi to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Caminante SRL
Phone
+591 71162388 Santa Cruz / 4 6429385 Sucre
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal to Sucre
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
facebook.com
El Mexicano
Phone
+591 67640155
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal to Sucre
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
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 Santa Cruz to Sucre
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
facebook.com
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