There are 5 ways to get from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Antofagasta, bus  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Copiapo (CPO) to Antofagasta (ANF) CPO - ANF
  2. Take the bus from Antofagasta to San Pedro de Atacama

$110 - $387

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Bus Turbus  •  10 h 5 min

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

$17 - $55

3 alternative options

Fly to Calama, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Copiapo (CPO) to Calama (CJC) CPO - CJC
  2. Take the bus from Calama Airport to San Pedro de Atacama

$55 - $300

Bus Pullman Bus  •  11 h

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

$21 - $26

Drive  •  9 h 47 min

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

$80 - $120

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

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The best way to get from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 59 min to get from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama, including transfers.

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Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama bus services, operated by Turbus, depart from Caldera station.

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There is no direct flight from Copiapo Airport to Antofagasta Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 3 min and has one stopover.

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Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama bus services, operated by Turbus, arrive at San Pedro de Atacama station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama is 793 km. It takes approximately 9 h 47 min to drive from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama.

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Sky Airline and LATAM Chile offer flights from Copiapo Airport to Antofagasta Airport.

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There are 227+ hotels available in San Pedro de Atacama. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama.
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  • Distance: 332.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 59 min

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 $17 - $55 and the journey takes 10 h 5 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Copiapo to Antofagasta via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Copiapo to Antofagasta via Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Copiapo to Antofagasta via Santiago, La Serena
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Copiapo to Calama
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Bus operators
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $29
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$7 - $17
Premium
$20 - $29
1st Class
$17 - $26
Bus from Caldera to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $55
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$17 - $35
Premium
$35 - $55
1st Class
$40 - $65
Magic Tour
Phone
+56 99 553 4952
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Calama Airport to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
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Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Caldera to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
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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The best way to get from Caldera to Copiapo Airport is to Colectivo which takes 45 min and costs .

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