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There are 5 ways to get from Calama to Sucre by bus, car or plane

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Bus via Uyuni  •  15h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni Calama
  2. Take the bus from Uyuni to Sucre Uyuni

$23 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus  •  17h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni San Pedro de Atacama / ...
  2. Take the bus from Uyuni to Sucre Uyuni

$34 - $46

Bus via Potosí  •  18h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni
  2. Take the bus from Uyuni to Potosi
  3. Take the bus from Potosí to Sucre

Drive  •  15h 45m

  1. Drive from Calama to Sucre 737.6 km

$75 - $110

Bus, fly  •  12h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni
  2. Fly from Uyuni (UYU) to Sucre (SRE) UYU - SRE

$90 - $336

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The cheapest way to get from Calama to Sucre is to bus via Uyuni which costs $23 - $29 and takes 15h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Calama to Sucre is to bus and fly which costs $90 - $340 and takes 12h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calama to Sucre. However, there are services departing from Calama and arriving at Sucre via Uyuni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 41m.

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The distance between Calama and Sucre is 538 km. The road distance is 737.6 km.

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The best way to get from Calama to Sucre without a car is to bus via Uyuni which takes 15h 41m and costs $23 - $29.

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It takes approximately 15h 41m to get from Calama to Sucre, including transfers.

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Calama to Sucre bus services, operated by Atacama 2000, depart from Calama station.

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There is no direct flight from Uyuni Airport to Sucre Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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Calama to Sucre bus services, operated by Trans 6 de Octubre, arrive at Sucre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Calama to Sucre is 738 km. It takes approximately 15h 45m to drive from Calama to Sucre.

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  • Distance: 538.3 km
  • Duration: 15h 41m

What companies run services between Calama, Chile and Sucre, Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Calama to Sucre via Uyuni and Uyuni in around 15h 41m.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Uyuni to Sucre via La Paz
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Uyuni to Sucre via La Paz, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Uyuni to Sucre via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Uyuni to Sucre via La Paz, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Bus operators
Atacama 2000
Phone
+ 56 55 31 6664
Bus from Calama to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
recorrido.cl
Trans 6 de Octubre
Phone
+591 79576765
Bus from Uyuni to Sucre
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Expreso 11 de Julio
Phone
+591 62459036
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Uyuni to Potosi
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Linea Sindical Flota Villa Imperial
Phone
+(591)-2-6243373
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosí to Sucre
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
potosy.com.bo
Book at
facebook.com
Trans Emperador
Phone
+591 68660423
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosí to Sucre
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
busesbolivia.wordpress.com
Transtin Dil Rey
Phone
+591 4 6452518
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosí to Sucre
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Illimani
Phone
La Paz: +(591)77790564, +(591)63012818
Email
reservas@transillimani.com
Website
transillimani.com
Bus from Potosí to Sucre
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com

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Boliviana de Aviación and Amaszonas offer flights from Uyuni Airport to Sucre Airport.

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