There are 5 ways to get from Balmaceda to Punta Arenas by plane, car, car ferry, bus or taxi

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Fly  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Balmaceda (BBA) to Punta Arenas (PUQ) BBA - PUQ

$200 - $1,200

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Drive, car ferry, bus Taqsa  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Balmaceda to Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez
  2. Take the car ferry from Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez to Chile Chico
  3. Take the bus from Los Antiguos to Río Gallegos
  4. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas

$53 - $81

3 alternative options

Drive, car ferry, bus Chalten Travel  •  22 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Balmaceda to Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez
  2. Take the car ferry from Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez to Chile Chico
  3. Take the bus from Los Antiguos to El Calafate
  4. Take the bus from El Calafate to Punta Arenas

$70 - $106

Taxi, bus  •  28 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Balmaceda to Coyhaique
  2. Take the bus from Coyhaique to Puerto Natales
  3. Take the bus from Puerto Natales to Punta Arenas Pn

$134 - $140

Drive  •  18 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Balmaceda to Punta Arenas 770.4 miles

$120 - $190

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The distance between Balmaceda and Punta Arenas is 808 km. The road distance is 1232.7 km.

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The best way to get from Balmaceda to Punta Arenas without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 28 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Balmaceda to Punta Arenas, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Balmaceda Airport to Punta Arenas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Punta Arenas is 1 h ahead of Balmaceda. It is currently 4:07 PM in Balmaceda and 4:07 PM in Punta Arenas.

Yes, the driving distance between Balmaceda to Punta Arenas is 1233 km. It takes approximately 18 h 21 min to drive from Balmaceda to Punta Arenas.

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JetSMART offers flights from Balmaceda Airport to Punta Arenas Airport.

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There are 173+ hotels available in Punta Arenas. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Balmaceda to Punta Arenas.
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  • Distance: 504.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 8 min

What companies run services between Balmaceda, Aysén, Chile and Punta Arenas, Chile?

JetSMART flies from Balmaceda to Punta Arenas once a week.

Airlines
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Balmaceda to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Bus operators
Taqsa
Phone
+54 800-333-1188
Email
info@taqsa.com.ar
Website
taqsa.com.ar
Bus from Los Antiguos to Río Gallegos
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
Book at
taqsa.com.ar
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$29 - $40
Buses Barria
Phone
+56 61 263 9157
Email
busesbarria-ghisoni@hotmail.com
Website
busesbarria.cl
Bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesbarria.cl
El Pinguino SRL
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Ferry operators
Somarco
Phone
+56 67 224 7400
Website
barcazas.cl
Car ferry from Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez to Chile Chico
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
barcazas.cl
Other operators
Taxi from Balmaceda to Coyhaique
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Transfer T & T
Phone
+56 99 312 3939

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