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There are 3 ways to get from Cochabamba to Samaipata by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  7h

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

$9

2 alternative options

Drive  •  7h 56m

  1. Drive from Cochabamba to Samaipata 378 km

$18 - $26

Fly, bus  •  7h 24m

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

$38 - $169

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The cheapest way to get from Cochabamba to Samaipata is to bus which costs $9 and takes 7h.

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The quickest way to get from Cochabamba to Samaipata is to bus which costs $9 and takes 7h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cochabamba - Av 6 de Agosto and arriving at Samaipata. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h.

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The distance between Cochabamba and Samaipata is 257 km. The road distance is 378 km.

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The best way to get from Cochabamba to Samaipata without a car is to bus which takes 7h and costs $9.

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The bus from Cochabamba - Av 6 de Agosto to Samaipata takes 7h including transfers and departs twice 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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Cochabamba to Samaipata bus services, operated by Trans Pojo, arrive at Samaipata station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cochabamba to Samaipata is 378 km. It takes approximately 7h 56m to drive from Cochabamba to Samaipata.

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  • Distance: 257 km
  • Duration: 7h

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

Trans Pojo operates a bus from Cochabamba - Av 6 de Agosto to Samaipata twice daily. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 7h.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Eco Jet
Website
ecojet.bo
Flights from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz via Sucre
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $230
Bus operators
Trans Pojo
Phone
+591 4 4616072
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba - Av 6 de Agosto to Samaipata
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
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Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal to Samaipata
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
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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
4h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
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Normal
$3 - $5
Semicama
$5 - $7
Cama
$4 - $6

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Amaszonas, Eco Jet and Boliviana de Aviación offer flights from Cochabamba Airport to Santa Cruz Airport.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Samaipata. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cochabamba to Cochabamba Airport is to bus which takes 9 min and costs $1.

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