There are 4 ways to get from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Calama to Salta Calama
  2. Take the bus from Salta to San Miguel de Tucumán Fono Bus / ...

$28 - $53

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Bus, train  •  19 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Calama to Salta
  2. Take the train from Salta to Güemes
  3. Take the bus from General Güemes to Tucumán

$49 - $55

Drive  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán 570.9 miles

$95 - $150

Fly  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Calama (CJC) to Tucuman (TUC) CJC - TUC

$394 - $1,016

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The cheapest way to get from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán is to bus which costs $28 - $55 and takes 19 h.

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The quickest way to get from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán is to fly which costs $390 - $1,100 and takes 7 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán. However, there are services departing from Calama and arriving at San Miguel de Tucumán via Salta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h.

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The distance between Calama and San Miguel de Tucumán is 613 km. The road distance is 913.4 km.

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The best way to get from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán without a car is to bus which takes 19 h and costs $28 - $55.

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It takes approximately 19 h to get from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán, including transfers.

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Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán bus services, operated by Andesmar, depart from Calama station.

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The best way to get from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán is to bus which takes 19 h and costs $28 - $55. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $390 - $1,100 and takes 7 h 38 min.

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There is no direct flight from Calama Airport to Tucuman Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán bus services, operated by La Veloz Del Norte, arrive at San Miguel de Tucumán station.

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Map of how to get from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán.
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  • Distance: 383.1 miles
  • Duration: 19 h

What companies run services between Calama, Chile and San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina?

You can take a bus from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán via Salta in around 19 h. Alternatively, LATAM Chile and Sky Airline fly from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán once daily.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Calama to Tucuman via Santiago
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Calama to Tucuman via Santiago, Lima
Ave. Duration
11 h 13 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Train operators
Sofse
Website
sofse.gob.ar
Train from Salta to Güemes
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
argentina.gob.ar
Cash
$1
Bus operators
Andesmar
Phone
1 786 233 7639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Calama to Salta
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Executive
$22 - $35
Suite
$31 - $36
Semi Cama
$29
Cama
$37
La Veloz Del Norte
Website
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Bus from Salta to San Miguel de Tucumán
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$11 - $16
Fono Bus
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Salta to Tucumán
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$9 - $13
Executive
$11 - $13
Suite
$13 - $15
Balut
Phone
+54 0810-888-2258
Email
info@baluthermanos.com.ar
Website
balutsrl.com.ar
Bus from General Güemes to Tucumán
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi Cama
$6 - $10
Suite
$10 - $12

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San Miguel de Tucumán is 1 h ahead of Calama. It is currently 12:19 AM in Calama and 12:19 AM in San Miguel de Tucumán.

Yes, the driving distance between Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán is 913 km. It takes approximately 12 h 10 min to drive from Calama to San Miguel de Tucumán.

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

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There are 136+ hotels available in San Miguel de Tucumán. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Calama to Calama Airport is to Colectivo which takes 15 min and costs $9.

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