There are 8 ways to get from Calama to Pucón by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to La Araucanía, bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Calama (CJC) to La Araucanía (ZCO) CJC - ZCO
  2. Take the bus from Temuco to Pucón

$142 - $504

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Bus  •  32 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Calama to Santiago - San Borja Calama
  2. Take the bus from Santiago - Alameda to Pucón Santiago Parque / ...

$47 - $182

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Fly to Concepcion, bus  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Calama (CJC) to Concepcion (CCP) CJC - CCP
  2. Take the bus from Concepcion to Pucón

$160 - $448

Fly to Osorno, bus  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Calama (CJC) to Osorno (ZOS) CJC - ZOS
  2. Take the bus from Osorno to Pucón

$149 - $504

Fly to Puerto Montt, bus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Calama (CJC) to Puerto Montt (PMC) CJC - PMC
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Varas to Pucón

$293 - $659

Fly to Valdivia, bus  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Calama (CJC) to Valdivia (ZAL) CJC - ZAL
  2. Take the bus from Valdivia to Loncoche

$162 - $577

Bus, train  •  32 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Calama to Santiago Alameda
  2. Take the train from Estación Central - Alameda to Chillan
  3. Take the bus from Chillán to Temuco
  4. Take the bus from Temuco to Pucón

$61 - $166

Drive  •  24 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Calama to Pucón 1471 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Calama to Pucón is to bus which costs $45 - $190 and takes 32 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calama to Pucón is to fly and bus which costs $140 - $550 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calama to Pucón. However, there are services departing from Calama and arriving at Pucón via Santiago - Alameda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 10 min.

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The distance between Calama and Pucón is 1893 km. The road distance is 2353.6 km.

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The best way to get from Calama to Pucón without a car is to bus which takes 32 h 10 min and costs $45 - $190.

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It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to get from Calama to Pucón, including transfers.

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Calama to Pucón bus services, operated by Pluss Chile, depart from Calama station.

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There is no direct flight from Calama Airport to La Araucanía Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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Calama to Pucón bus services, operated by Jac, arrive at Pucón station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Calama to Pucón is 2354 km. It takes approximately 24 h 41 min to drive from Calama to Pucón.

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Sky Airline and LATAM Chile offer flights from Calama Airport to La Araucanía Airport.

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There are 1073+ hotels available in Pucón. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Calama to Pucón.
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  • Distance: 1183 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 22 min

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

You can take a bus from Calama to Pucón via Santiago Alameda and Santiago - Alameda in around 32 h 10 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Calama to La Araucanía via Santiago
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Calama to Concepcion via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Calama to Osorno via Santiago
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Calama to Puerto Montt via Santiago
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Calama to Puerto Montt via La Serena, Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Calama to Valdivia via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Calama to La Araucanía via Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Calama to Concepcion
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Calama to Concepcion via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Calama to Osorno via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Calama to Puerto Montt via Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Calama to Puerto Montt via Santiago, Balmaceda
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Calama to Valdivia via Santiago
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Train operators
Tren Central
Phone
+56 22 585 5000
Email
contacto@trencentral.cl
Website
trencentral.cl
Train from Estación Central - Alameda to Chillan
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
trencentral.cl
Salon
$17
Preferente
$33
Bus operators
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Temuco to Pucón
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Bus from Valdivia to Loncoche
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Bus from Santiago to Pucón
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Buses TJM
Phone
+56 43 2369579
Email
contacto@busestjm.cl
Website
busestjm.cl
Bus from Concepcion to Pucón
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
busestjm.cl
Book at
busestjm.cl
Semi Cama
$18
Cama
$25
Jac
Phone
+56 45 246 5463
Email
atencionclientesjac@jac.cl
Website
jac.cl
Bus from Osorno to Pucón
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
jac.cl
Bus from Puerto Varas to Pucón
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
jac.cl
Bus from Santiago - Alameda to Pucón
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
jac.cl
Bus from Temuco to Pucón
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
jac.cl
Pluss Chile
Phone
+56 (2) 26419926
Email
info@plusschile.cl
Website
plusschile.cl
Bus from Calama to Santiago - San Borja
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
plusschile.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Calama to Santiago Alameda
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$30 - $70
Premium
$70 - $100
1st Class
$90 - $130
Bus from Calama to Santiago Alameda
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$30 - $65
Premium
$65 - $95
1st Class
$85 - $130
Bus from Chillán to Temuco
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $26
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$6 - $15
Premium
$18 - $26
1st Class
$15 - $22
Expreso Norte
Website
expresonorte.cl
Bus from Calama to Santiago - San Borja
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
expresonorte.cl
Semi Cama
$33
Cama
$66
Condor Bus
Phone
+56 22 822 7528
Email
clientescondor@condorbus.cl
Website
condorbus.cl
Bus from Santiago - Alameda Terminal to Pucón
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $85
Schedules at
condorbus.cl
Semi Bed
$45 - $65
Suite
$75 - $85
Prime Bus
Phone
+56 2 23756843
Website
primebus.cl
Bus from Santiago - Alameda to Pucón
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
primebus.cl

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