There are 4 ways to get from Cochabamba to Samaipata by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Cochabamba - Av 6 de Agosto to Samaipata

$12

3 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Cochabamba to Samaipata 237.2 miles

$18 - $27

Fly to Santa Cruz, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Cochabamba (CBB) to Santa Cruz (VVI) CBB - VVI
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz to Samaipata

$46 - $111

Fly to Sucre, drive  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Cochabamba (CBB) to Sucre (SRE) CBB - SRE
  2. Drive from Sucre to Samaipata

$46 - $79

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The cheapest way to get from Cochabamba to Samaipata is to bus which costs $12 and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Cochabamba to Samaipata is to fly and bus which costs $45 - $120 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cochabamba - Av 6 de Agosto and arriving at Samaipata. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

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The distance between Cochabamba and Samaipata is 257 km. The road distance is 379.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cochabamba to Samaipata without a car is to bus which takes 10 h and costs $12.

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The bus from Cochabamba - Av 6 de Agosto to Samaipata takes 10 h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Cochabamba to Samaipata bus services, operated by Trans Pojo, depart from Cochabamba - Av 6 de Agosto station.

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The quickest flight from Cochabamba Airport to Santa Cruz Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Cochabamba to Samaipata.
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  • Distance: 160.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h

What companies run services between Cochabamba, Bolivia and Samaipata, Bolivia?

Trans Pojo operates a bus from Cochabamba to Samaipata once daily. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz via Oruro
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Cochabamba to Sucre
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Eco Jet
Website
ecojet.bo
Flights from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz via Sucre
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Cochabamba to Sucre
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $170
Bus operators
Trans Pojo
Phone
+591 4 4616072
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba - Av 6 de Agosto to Samaipata
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal to Samaipata
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz to Samaipata
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Expreso Mopar
Phone
+591 3 3323001 / 2 2282154
Bus from Santa Cruz to Samaipata
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Expreso Cochabamba
Phone
Potosí: +(591)-26243362
Website
es-es.facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz to Samaipata
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
facebook.com

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