There are 10 ways to get from Bolivia to Santiago 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Santa Cruz  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Santa Cruz (VVI) to Santiago (SCL) VVI - SCL

$185 - $656

Cheapest option

Bus Autobuses Quirquincho  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal to Córdoba
  2. Take the bus from Villa Carlos Paz to Mendoza, Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Mendoza to Santiago

$60 - $215

8 alternative options

Fly from Cochabamba  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Cochabamba (CBB) to Santiago (SCL) CBB - SCL

$244 - $1,205

Bus to La Paz, fly  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Oruro to La Paz
  2. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Santiago (SCL) LPB - SCL

$159 - $1,011

Fly from Sucre  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Sucre (SRE) to Santiago (SCL) SRE - SCL

$404 - $905

Bus to Arica, fly  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Oruro to Arica
  2. Fly from Arica (ARI) to Santiago (SCL) ARI - SCL

$158 - $470

Bus Ramos Cholele  •  43 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Cochabamba
  2. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Iquique
  3. Take the bus from Iquique to Santiago

$76 - $119

Train, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal to Yacuiba
  2. Take the bus from Salvador Mazza to Mendoza
  3. Take the bus from Mendoza to Santiago

$81 - $131

Bus Pluss Chile  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Calama
  2. Take the bus from Calama to Santiago - San Borja

$85 - $140

Drive  •  31 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Santiago 1557.4 miles

$250 - $380

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bolivia to Santiago is to bus which costs $75 - $120 and takes 43 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bolivia to Santiago is to fly which costs $400 - $950 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Bolivia and Santiago is 1909 km. The road distance is 2491.8 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Bolivia to Santiago, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bolivia to Santiago. However, there are services departing from Santa Cruz de la Sierra and arriving at Santiago via Cochabamba and Iquique. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Bolivia and Santiago, Chile?

LATAM Chile flies from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Santiago 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Santiago via Cochabamba and Iquique in around 43 h 30 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santa Cruz to Santiago
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Cochabamba to Santiago via La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Cochabamba to Santiago via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Cochabamba to Santiago via Sucre, La Paz
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Cochabamba to Santiago via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Cochabamba to Santiago via Santa Cruz, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Cochabamba to Santiago via La Paz, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from La Paz to Santiago
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Sucre to Santiago via La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Sucre to Santiago via Cochabamba, La Paz
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Sucre to Santiago via Santa Cruz, Iquique
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Arica to Santiago
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Arica to Santiago
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Train operators
Ferroviaria Oriental S.A
Phone
(+591) 3 3387000
Website
fo.com.bo
Train from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal to Yacuiba
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
fo.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus operators
Trans Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Trans Atlas
Phone
+531 2 2284899
Website
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Del Sur 20 de Mayo
Phone
+591 79382299
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Lujan SRL
Phone
+591 4 4553910 Cochabamba / +591 2 25258523 Oruro / +56 57 232 6955 Calama
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to Arica
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba to Iquique
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Alteño
Phone
+(591)4234600 - 4258600
Email
info@terbuscbbasa.com.bo
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Paraiso
Phone
+591 2 5261152 Oruro / 4 4559486 Cochabamba
Bus from Cochabamba to Iquique
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
cochabambabolivia.net
Buses Evans
Website
busesevans.com
Bus from Iquique to Santiago - Terminal San Borja
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
busesevans.com
Cata International
Phone
0800-122-2282
Email
atencionalcliente@catainternacional.com
Website
catainternacional.com
Bus from Villa Carlos Paz to Mendoza, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Schedules at
catainternacional.com
Promo Semi Cama
$19 - $27
Semi Cama
$28 - $35
Cama
$35 - $41
Suite
$35 - $50
Bus from Mendoza to Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $65
Schedules at
catainternacional.com
Book at
catainternacional.com
Promo Semi Cama
$9 - $13
Semi Cama
$14 - $18
Cama
$19 - $22
Suite
$17 - $25
El Rapido Internacional
Email
info@elrapidoint.com.ar
Website
elrapidoint.com.ar
Bus from Salvador Mazza to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Promo Semi Cama
$40 - $50
Semi Cama
$65 - $85
Cama
$75 - $90
Tas-Choapa
Phone
+54 261 431-2140
Website
taschoapa.cl
Bus from Mendoza to Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
taschoapa.cl
COITRAM
Phone
+54261 431-1999
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Mendoza to Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Pluss Chile
Phone
+56 (2) 26419926
Email
info@plusschile.cl
Website
plusschile.cl
Bus from Calama to Santiago - San Borja
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
plusschile.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl

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