There are 3 ways to get from Calama to Iquique by bus or car

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Bus Kenny Bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Calama to La Tirana
  2. Take the bus from La Tirana to Iquique Iquique

$3 - $5

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Bus Turbus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Calama to Iquique Calama / ...

$7 - $35

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Calama to Iquique 240.9 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Calama to Iquique is to bus which costs $3 - $5 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calama to Iquique is to bus which costs $3 - $5 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Calama and arriving at Iquique. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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The distance between Calama and Iquique is 279 km. The road distance is 385.5 km.

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The best way to get from Calama to Iquique without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 47 min and costs $3 - $5.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Calama to Iquique, including transfers.

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Calama to Iquique bus services, operated by Kenny Bus, depart from Calama station.

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Calama to Iquique bus services, operated by Pullman Chacón, arrive at Iquique station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Calama to Iquique is 386 km. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from Calama to Iquique.

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There are 514+ hotels available in Iquique. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Calama to Iquique.
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  • Distance: 174.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

What companies run services between Calama, Chile and Iquique, Chile?

You can take a bus from Calama to Iquique via La Tirana and La Tirana in around 3 h 47 min.

Bus operators
Kenny Bus
Phone
+56 22 570 8687
Email
ayuda@pasajebus.com
Website
kennybus.cl
Bus from Calama to La Tirana
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
kennybus.cl
Bus from Calama to Iquique
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
kennybus.cl
Semi Cama
$15
Cama
$23
Pullman Chacón
Phone
+56 57 276 3934
Bus from La Tirana to Iquique
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Transportes Santa Angela
Phone
+56 57 274 1309
Email
contacto@santaangela.cl
Website
santaangela.cl
Bus from La Tirana to Iquique
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
santaangela.cl
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Calama to Iquique
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$9 - $21
Premium
$24 - $35
1st Class
$23 - $35
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Calama to Iquique
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Frontera del Norte
Phone
+56 065-280 999 / 9 6633 7480
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Calama to Iquique
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
recorrido.cl

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