There are 3 ways to get from Buenos Aires to Carmelo by bus and ferry, bus, train, ferry, car ferry 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

Bus and ferry, bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Puerto Madero to Colonia Via Montevideo
  2. Take the bus from Colonia to Carmelo

$4 - $5

2 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

$28

Carferry, drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the carferry from Puerto Madero to Colonia Via Montevideo
  2. Drive from Colonia to Carmelo

$46 - $92

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buenos Aires to Carmelo is to bus and ferry and bus which costs $120 - $140 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buenos Aires to Carmelo is to carferry and drive which costs $1200 - $2600 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Buenos Aires and Carmelo is 69 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Buenos Aires to Carmelo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buenos Aires to Carmelo. However, there are services departing from Puerto Madero and arriving at Carmelo via Colonia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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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 bus and ferry to Colonia then take the bus to Carmelo. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Buenos Aires to Carmelo via Tigre in around 4 h 19 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
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
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
Ferry operators
Cacciola
Website
cacciolaviajes.com
Ferry from Tigre to Carmelo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
cacciolaviajes.com.ar
Book at
cacciolaviajes.com.ar
Buquebus
Website
buquebus.com
Car ferry from Puerto Madero to Colonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
buquebus.com
Book at
directferries.com
Seacat Colonia
Phone
(05411) 4314-5100
Website
seacatcolonia.com
Car ferry from Puerto Madero to Colonia
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
seacatcolonia.com

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