There are 5 ways to get from Buenos Aires to Carmelo by ferry, bus, bus and ferry, train or taxi

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

Ferry, bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the ferry from Buenos Aires to Colonia
  2. Take the bus from Colonia to Carmelo

$34 - $48

Cheapest option

Busferry, bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the busferry from Puerto Madero to Colonia Via Montevideo / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colonia to Carmelo

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Retiro to Tigre Línea Mitre
  2. Take the ferry from Tigre to Carmelo Tigre-Carmelo

$21

Busferry  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the busferry from Av.Córdoba, Buenos Aires to Carmelo Buenos Aires-Montevideo

$15 - $40

Bus and ferry, taxi  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Puerto Madero to Colonia Buenos Aires-Colonia-Montevideo / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Colonia to Carmelo

$162 - $212

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Av.Córdoba, Buenos Aires and arriving at Carmelo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Buenos Aires and Carmelo is 69 km.

The best way to get from Buenos Aires to Carmelo without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 3 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Buenos Aires to Carmelo, including transfers.

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Buenos Aires to Carmelo bus services, operated by Seacat Colonia, depart from Puerto Madero station.

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Buenos Aires to Carmelo bus services, operated by Berutti Turismo, arrive at Carmelo station.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Carmelo. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buenos Aires to Carmelo.
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  • Distance: 42.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Buenos Aires, Argentina and Carmelo, Uruguay?

There is no direct connection from Buenos Aires to Carmelo. However, you can take the ferry to Colonia then take the bus to Carmelo. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Buenos Aires to Carmelo via Colonia in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Sofse
Website
sofse.gob.ar
Train from Retiro to Tigre
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
sofse.gob.ar
Cash
$1
Bus operators
Berutti Turismo
Website
berruttiturismo.com
Bus from Colonia to Carmelo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
berruttiturismo.com
Seacat Colonia
Phone
(05411) 4314-5100
Website
seacatcolonia.com
Bus and ferry from Puerto Madero to Colonia
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
seacatcolonia.com
Buquebus
Phone
+54 11 4316-6530 / +54 11 2493-5214
Website
buquebus.com
Bus and ferry from Puerto Madero to Colonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
buquebus.com
Book at
directferries.com
Cacciola
Phone
+54-115353 9005 // +59-8 2407 9657
Website
cacciolaviajes.com
Bus and ferry from Av.Córdoba, Buenos Aires to Carmelo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
cacciolaviajes.com.ar
Book at
cacciolaviajes.com.ar
Web
$16
Economy
$25
Regular
$28
Premium
$36
Ferry operators
Colonia Express
Phone
+54 11 4317 4100
Website
coloniaexpress.com
Ferry from Buenos Aires to Colonia
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
argentina.coloniaexpress.com
Book at
coloniaexpress.com
Economic
$30
Express
$32
Classic
$43
Cacciola
Other operators
Taxi from Colonia to Carmelo
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Orange Cab
Phone
+1 509-263-6661
Website
spokaneairporttaxicabride.com

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