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There are 6 ways to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis by car ferry, car, bus and ferry, bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Puerto Madero to Puerto Montevideo Buenos Aires-Montevideo
  2. Drive from Puerto Montevideo to Piriápolis

$103 - $175

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Bus and ferry  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Puerto Madero to Piriápolis Buenos Aires-Montevideo-Punta del Este / ...

$2 - $4

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Av.Córdoba, Buenos Aires to Montevideo Buenos Aires-Montevideo
  2. Take the bus from Montevideo to Piriápolis Montevideo

$22 - $49

Car ferry, drive via Buenos Aires  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Puerto Madero to Puerto Montevideo Buenos Aires-Montevideo-Punta del Este / ...
  2. Drive from Montevideo to Piriápolis

$59 - $182

Fly to Montevideo, bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP) to Montevideo (MVD) AEP - MVD
  2. Take the bus from Carrasco International Airport to Piriápolis

$108 - $416

Fly to Punta Del Este, bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP) to Punta Del Este (PDP) AEP - PDP
  2. Take the bus from Maldonado to Piriápolis

$155 - $629

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis is to bus and ferry which costs $85 - $130 and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis is to fly and bus which costs $5500 - $23000 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Puerto Madero and arriving at Piriápolis. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Buenos Aires and Piriápolis is 285 km.

The best way to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 4 h and costs $85 - $130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis, including transfers.

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Buenos Aires to Piriápolis bus services, operated by Buquebus, depart from Puerto Madero station.

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The quickest flight from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport to Montevideo Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Buenos Aires to Piriápolis bus services, operated by Buquebus, arrive at Piriápolis station.

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Amaszonas and Aerolíneas Argentinas offer flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport to Montevideo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis.
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  • Distance: 178.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

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

There is no direct connection from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis. However, you can take the car ferry to Puerto Montevideo then take the drive to Piriápolis. Alternatively, Buquebus operates a vehicle from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis twice daily. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 4 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Punta Del Este
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Punta Del Este
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Bus operators
Buquebus
Phone
+54 11 4316-6530 / +54 11 2493-5214
Website
buquebus.com
Bus and ferry from Puerto Madero to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
buquebus.com
Book at
directferries.com
Tourist
$2 - $3
Business
$2 - $4
Colonia Express
Phone
+54 11 4317 4100
Website
coloniaexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
argentina.coloniaexpress.com
Economy
$27
Web
$27
Express
$27
Classic
$31
Seacat Colonia
Phone
(05411) 4314-5100
Website
seacatcolonia.com
Bus and ferry from Puerto Madero to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
seacatcolonia.com
Economy
$44
Flexible
$45
Full
$51
Plus
$53
Cacciola
Phone
+54-115353 9005 // +59-8 2407 9657
Website
cacciolaviajes.com
Bus and ferry from Av.Córdoba, Buenos Aires to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
cacciolaviajes.com.ar
Book at
cacciolaviajes.com.ar
Web
$17
Economy
$27
Regular
$30
Premium
$38
Copsa
Website
copsa.com.uy
Bus from Montevideo to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
copsa.com.uy
Book at
urubus.com.uy
Bus from Carrasco International Airport to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
copsa.com.uy
Book at
urubus.com.uy
Bus from Maldonado to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
copsa.com.uy
Book at
urubus.com.uy
COT
Phone
(+598) 2409 4949
Email
reservas@cot.com.uy
Website
cot.com.uy
Bus from Montevideo to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Book at
cot.com.uy
Bus from Aeropuerto to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Book at
cot.com.uy
Bus from Maldonado to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Book at
cot.com.uy
Tur-Este
Phone
+598 4452 3516
Email
tureste@adinet.com.uy
Website
l.facebook.com
Bus from Maldonado to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
turismorocha.gub.uy
Book at
urubus.com.uy
Ferry operators
Buquebus
Phone
+54 11 4316-6530 / +54 11 2493-5214
Website
buquebus.com
Car ferry from Puerto Madero to Puerto Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Schedules at
buquebus.com
Book at
directferries.com
Economy
$85 - $110
Tourist
$110 - $130
Bussines
$144
First
$153
Seacat Colonia
Phone
(05411) 4314-5100
Website
seacatcolonia.com
Car ferry from Puerto Madero to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
seacatcolonia.com
Economy
$49
Flexible
$53
Full
$59
Plus
$68

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There are 234+ hotels available in Piriápolis. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Buenos Aires to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs $150.

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