There are 12 ways to get from Buenos Aires to Punta Arenas by plane, bus, shuttle 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 Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Rio Gallegos, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP) to Rio Gallegos (RGL) AEP - RGL
  2. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas

$237 - $499

Cheapest option

Bus via Liniers  •  41 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Liniers to Sierra Grande
  2. Take the bus from Sierra Grande to Río Gallegos
  3. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas

$97 - $177

10 alternative options

Fly Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Rio Grande, bus  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP) to Rio Grande (RGA) AEP - RGA
  2. Take the bus from Río Grande to Punta Arenas

$122 - $441

Fly Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Punta Arenas  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP) to Punta Arenas (PUQ) AEP - PUQ

$213 - $1,003

Fly Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Ushuaia, bus  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP) to Ushuaia (USH) AEP - USH
  2. Take the bus from Ushuaia to Punta Arenas

$184 - $596

Fly Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini to Ushuaia, bus  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini (EZE) to Ushuaia (USH) EZE - USH
  2. Take the bus from Ushuaia to Punta Arenas

$241 - $693

Fly Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to El Calafate, bus  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP) to El Calafate (FTE) AEP - FTE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from El Calafate to Puerto Natales
  3. Take the bus from Puerto Natales to Punta Arenas

$157 - $656

Bus  •  40 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Retiro to Sierra Grande
  2. Take the bus from Sierra Grande to Río Gallegos
  3. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas

$114 - $179

Bus #2  •  42 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Retiro to Sierra Grande
  2. Take the bus from Sierra Grande to Río Gallegos
  3. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas

$121 - $180

Bus #3  •  42 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Buenos Aires to Puerto Madryn
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Madryn to Río Gallegos
  3. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas

$100 - $207

Bus Tramat  •  45 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Retiro to Río Colorado
  2. Take the bus from Río Colorado to Estancia Ototel Aike
  3. Take the bus from Estancia Ototel Aike to Río Gallegos
  4. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas

$117 - $214

Drive  •  33 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Buenos Aires to Punta Arenas 1722.8 miles

$290 - $430

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buenos Aires to Punta Arenas is to bus which costs $3500 - $5500 and takes 42 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buenos Aires to Punta Arenas is to fly and bus which costs $7000 - $15000 and takes 8 h 43 min.

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The distance between Buenos Aires and Punta Arenas is 2286 km. The road distance is 2756.4 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to get from Buenos Aires to Punta Arenas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buenos Aires to Punta Arenas. However, there are services departing from Retiro and arriving at Punta Arenas via Sierra Grande and Río Gallegos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 11 min.

More details

LATAM Chile and Aerolíneas Argentinas offer flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport to Rio Gallegos Airport.

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Map of how to get from Buenos Aires to Punta Arenas.
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  • Distance: 1428.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 43 min

What companies run services between Buenos Aires, Argentina and Punta Arenas, Chile?

LATAM Chile and Aerolíneas Argentinas fly from Buenos Aires to Punta Arenas every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buenos Aires to Punta Arenas via Sierra Grande, Sierra Grande, and Río Gallegos in around 40 h 11 min.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Rio Gallegos
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Rio Grande
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Ushuaia
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Ushuaia via Bahia Blanca
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Ushuaia via Trelew
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini to Ushuaia
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini to Ushuaia via Trelew
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini to Ushuaia via El Calafate
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to El Calafate via San Carlos de Bariloche
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Rio Gallegos
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Punta Arenas via Santiago
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Punta Arenas via Santiago, Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Punta Arenas via Cordoba, Santiago
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Punta Arenas via Mendoza, Santiago
Ave. Duration
10 h 47 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Punta Arenas via Santiago, Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to Ushuaia
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Bus operators
Buses Barria
Phone
+56 61 224 0646
Email
busesbarria-ghisoni@hotmail.com
Website
busesbarria.cl
Bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
busesbarria.cl
Bus from Ushuaia to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
busesbarria.cl
Book at
busesbarria.cl
El Pinguino SRL
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Río Gallegos to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Bus-Sur
Phone
+56 612 614 224
Email
info@bussur.com
Website
bussur.com
Bus from Río Grande to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
bussur.com
Bus from Puerto Natales to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $30
Schedules at
bussur.com
Turismo Zaahj
Phone
(56) 61-2412260
Email
ZAAHJ@entelchile.net
Website
turismozaahj.co.cl
Shuttle from El Calafate to Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $140
Schedules at
turismozaahj.co.cl
Bus from Puerto Natales to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Schedules at
turismozaahj.co.cl
Via Bariloche
Viatac
Website
viatac.com.ar
Bus from Sierra Grande to Río Gallegos
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$55 - $75
Bed
$60 - $90
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Río Gallegos
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$50 - $75
Bed
$60 - $90
Andesmar
Phone
1-786-2337639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Liniers to Sierra Grande
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Executive
$45 - $65
Suite
$60 - $75
Bus from Buenos Aires to Puerto Madryn
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Executive
$50 - $75
Suite
$70 - $85
Don Otto
Phone
+54(0299)443-6876
Website
donotto.com.ar
Bus from Retiro to Sierra Grande
Ave. Duration
18 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
donotto.com.ar
Book at
donotto.com.ar
Semi Bed
$50 - $70
Bed
$60 - $80
Tramat
Phone
0810-122-8907
Email
info@tramatsa.com.ar
Website
tramatweb.com
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Río Gallegos
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
tramatweb.com
Book at
tramatweb.com
Semi Bed
$60 - $90
Bed
$80 - $110
Bus from Río Colorado to Estancia Ototel Aike
Ave. Duration
24 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
tramatweb.com
Book at
tramatweb.com
Semi Bed
$70 - $110
Bed
$95 - $140
Bus from Estancia Ototel Aike to Río Gallegos
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
tramatweb.com
Book at
tramatweb.com
Semi Bed
$5 - $9
Bed
$7 - $11
El Valle
Phone
0810-333-7575
Website
elvalle.com.ar
Bus from Retiro to Río Colorado
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
elvalle.com.ar
Book at
elvalle.com.ar
Regular
$29 - $40
Bed
$35 - $50
Chevallier
Phone
(011) 4000-5255
Website
nuevachevallier.com
Bus from Retiro to Río Colorado
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
nuevachevallier.com
Book at
nuevachevallier.com
SemiCama
$30 - $40
Cama
$30 - $45
Suite
$45 - $55

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