There are 5 ways to get from Bariloche to Castro by car, bus, bus and ferry, ferry or car ferry

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

Drive, Minibus, bus and ferry, bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Bariloche to Ralún
  2. Take the Minibus from Ralún to Puerto Varas
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Puerto Varas to Ancud
  4. Take the bus from Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Ancud to Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Castro

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from San Carlos Bariloche to Puerto Varas
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Varas to Castro Pucon

$240 - $294

3 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bariloche to Puerto Varas
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Puerto Varas to Ancud
  3. Take the bus from Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Ancud to Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Castro

Bus  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Bariloche to Puerto Montt Via Puerto Montt / ...
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Buses Cruz Del Sur Puerto Montt to Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Castro B-Cds / ...

Drive, ferry, car ferry  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Bariloche to Puerto Montt
  2. Take the ferry from Puerto De Puerto Montt to Rampa Chaitén
  3. Take the car ferry from Chaitén to Quellón
  4. Drive from Quellón to Castro

What companies run services between Bariloche, Argentina and Castro, Chile?

You can take a bus from Bariloche to Castro via Puerto Montt and Terminal Buses Cruz Del Sur Puerto Montt in around 10 h 17 min.

Bus operators
Buses Rio Puelo
Phone
+56 9-91230838 / +56 9-33681632.
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Ralún to Puerto Varas
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Empresas Cruz Del Sur
Phone
(65) 436410
Email
gerencia@busescruzdelsur.cl
Website
webcds.cl
Bus and ferry from Puerto Varas to Ancud
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
webcds.cl
Bus from Bariloche to Puerto Varas
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $30
Schedules at
webcds.cl
Bus from Bariloche to Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $30
Schedules at
webcds.cl
Buses Cruz Del Sur
Website
busescruzdelsur.cl
Bus from Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Ancud to Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Castro
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
busescruzdelsur.cl
Bus from Terminal Buses Cruz Del Sur Puerto Montt to Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Castro
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
busescruzdelsur.cl
Andesmar
Via Bariloche
Phone
0810-333-7575
Website
viabariloche.com.ar
Bus from San Carlos de Bariloche to Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
viabariloche.com.ar
Book at
checkout.busplus.com.ar
Standard
$20 - $26
Queilen Bus
Phone
+56 65-263 2594
Website
queilenbus.cl
Bus from Terminal Municipal De Buses Puerto Montt to Terminal Municipal De Castro
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
queilenbus.cl
Cruce Andino
Phone
+56 2 2387 7035
Email
contacto@cruceandino.com
Website
cruceandino.com
Bus and ferry from San Carlos Bariloche to Puerto Varas
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Schedules at
cruceandino.com
Low Season
$230
High Season
$280
LS Travel Group
Phone
+ 56 65 223 2424
Email
contacto@lstravel.cl
Website
triptopatagonia.travel
Bus and ferry from San Carlos Bariloche to Puerto Varas
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
triptopatagonia.travel
Ferry operators
Naviera Austral
Website
navieraustral.cl
Ferry from Puerto De Puerto Montt to Rampa Chaitén
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
navieraustral.cl
Car ferry from Chaitén to Quellón
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
navieraustral.cl

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bariloche to Castro?

The distance between Bariloche and Castro is 252 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bariloche to Castro?

The cheapest way to get from Bariloche to Castro is to bus and ferry and bus which costs $4800 - $6000 and takes 16 h 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bariloche to Castro?

The quickest way to get from Bariloche to Castro is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 16 h 29 min and costs $4800 - $6000.

Is there a direct bus between Bariloche and Castro?

No, there is no direct bus from Bariloche to Castro. However, there are services departing from Bariloche and arriving at Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Castro via San Francisco / Colón, Puerto Varas and Terminal De Buses Cruz Del Sur Ancud. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

How long does it take to get from Bariloche to Castro?

It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to get from Bariloche to Castro, including transfers.