There are 4 ways to get from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Turbus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama Santiago / ...

$18 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus Pullman Bus  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Caldera to Antofagasta
  2. Take the bus from Antofagasta to San Pedro de Atacama

$19 - $26

Drive  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama 495.3 miles

$80 - $120

Fly  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Copiapo (CPO) to Calama (CJC) CPO - CJC

$119 - $453

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The cheapest way to get from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama is to bus which costs $19 - $27 and takes 12 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama is to fly which costs $110 - $460 and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The distance between Caldera and San Pedro de Atacama is 532 km. The road distance is 792.5 km.

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The bus from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama takes 10 h 5 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Caldera and arriving at San Pedro de Atacama. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Caldera, Atacama, Chile and San Pedro de Atacama, Chile?

Turbus operates a bus from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $60 and the journey takes 10 h 5 min. Alternatively, LATAM Chile and Sky Airline fly from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama 3 times a day.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Copiapo to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Copiapo to Calama via Santiago, La Serena
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Copiapo to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Bus operators
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $60
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$18 - $40
Premium
$40 - $60
1st Class
$45 - $65
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Caldera to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Frontera del Norte
Phone
+56 065-280 999 / 9 6633 7480
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Antofagasta to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
recorrido.cl

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