There are 8 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.

Recommended option

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 49 min

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

$149 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry Colonia Express, bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Buenos Aires to Montevideo
  2. Take the bus from Montevideo to Piriápolis Montevideo

$37 - $67

6 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Puerto Madero to Piriápolis

$45 - $95

Car ferry, bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Buenos Aires to Colonia
  2. Take the bus from Colonia to Montevideo 1
  3. Take the bus from Montevideo to Piriápolis

$46 - $81

Bus and ferry Cacciola, bus  •  10 h 12 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

$53 - $61

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

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

$44 - $172

Fly to Montevideo, bus  •  3 h 45 min

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

$107 - $417

Fly to Punta Del Este, bus  •  3 h 48 min

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

$157 - $632

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, you can take a vehicle from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis via Montevideo in around 5 h 27 min.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg to Punta Del Este
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Amaszonas Uraguay
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Bus operators
Colonia Express
Website
coloniaexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Buenos Aires to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
coloniaexpress.com
Economy
$32
Web
$33
Express
$43
Classic
$54
Bus and ferry from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
coloniaexpress.com
Economy
$48
Web
$48
Express
$48
Classic
$56
Copsa
Website
copsa.com.uy
Bus from Montevideo to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
copsa.com.uy
Book at
urubus.com.uy
Bus from Carrasco International Airport to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
1 h
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
$3
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 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Book at
cot.com.uy
Bus from Colonia to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Bus from Aeropuerto to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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
$9 - $14
Schedules at
cot.com.uy
Book at
cot.com.uy
Seacat Colonia
Phone
(05411) 4314-5100
Website
seacatcolonia.com
Bus and ferry from Puerto Madero to Piriápolis
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
seacatcolonia.com
Cacciola
Website
cacciolaviajes.com
Bus and ferry from Av.Córdoba, Buenos Aires to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
cacciolaviajes.com.ar
Book at
cacciolaviajes.com.ar
Ferry operators
Buquebus
Website
buquebus.com
Car ferry from Puerto Madero to Puerto Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Schedules at
buquebus.com
Colonia Express
Website
coloniaexpress.com
Car ferry from Buenos Aires to Colonia
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
coloniaexpress.com
Book at
coloniaexpress.com
Economic
$31
Web
$31
Express
$42
Classic
$53
Seacat Colonia
Phone
(05411) 4314-5100
Website
seacatcolonia.com
Car ferry from Puerto Madero to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
seacatcolonia.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis?

The distance between Buenos Aires and Piriápolis is 285 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis?

The cheapest way to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis is to bus and ferry and bus which costs $750 - $1400 and takes 5 h 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis?

The quickest way to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis is to fly and bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $2100 - $8500.

Is there a direct bus between Buenos Aires and Piriápolis?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Puerto Madero and arriving at Piriápolis. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

How long does it take to get from Buenos Aires to Piriápolis?

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