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There are 7 ways to get from Copacabana to Uyuni by bus and ferry, plane, bus, train or car

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 and ferry, fly  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Copacabana to La Paz - Cementerio y Manuel Bustillos
  2. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Uyuni (UYU) LPB - UYU

$107 - $369

Cheapest option

Micro, bus  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the Micro from Copacabana to La Paz - Cementerio y Plaza Tomas Katari
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Uyuni La Paz

$16 - $27

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Bus and ferry, bus via Cementerio / Ajayuni  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Copacabana to La Paz - Cementerio y Manuel Bustillos
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Uyuni La Paz

$17 - $28

Bus and ferry, bus  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Copacabana to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Uyuni La Paz

$18 - $29

Bus  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Copacabana to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Oruro
  3. Take the bus from Oruro to Uyuni

$35 - $38

Bus and ferry, bus, train  •  16 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Copacabana to La Paz - Cementerio y Manuel Bustillos
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
  3. Take the bus from Patacamaya to Oruro
  4. Take the train from Oruro to Uyuní

Drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Copacabana to Uyuni 432 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Copacabana to Uyuni is to Micro and bus which costs $16 - $28 and takes 12 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copacabana to Uyuni is to bus and ferry and fly which costs $100 - $370 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copacabana to Uyuni. However, there are services departing from Copacabana and arriving at Uyuni via La Paz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

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The distance between Copacabana and Uyuni is 534 km. The road distance is 691.2 km.

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The best way to get from Copacabana to Uyuni without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 12 h 26 min and costs $16 - $28.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Copacabana to Uyuni, including transfers.

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Copacabana to Uyuni bus services, operated by Milton Tours, depart from Copacabana station.

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The quickest flight from La Paz Airport to Uyuni Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Copacabana to Uyuni bus services, operated by Flota Panamericana, arrive at Uyuni station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copacabana to Uyuni is 691 km. It takes approximately 9 h 57 min to drive from Copacabana to Uyuni.

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  • Distance: 333.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

What companies run services between Copacabana, La Paz, Bolivia and Uyuni, Potosí, Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Copacabana to Uyuni via La Paz and Oruro in around 14 h 43 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Oruro to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $19
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$4 - $6
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$7 - $9
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$9 - $11
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$15 - $19
Bus operators
Sindicato De Transportes Unificada Sorata
Phone
+591 2 2381693
Bus and ferry from Copacabana to La Paz - Cementerio y Manuel Bustillos
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sorataparaisoterrenal.esy.es
Flota Panamericana
Phone
+591 2 2285657 / 77201755
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Panasur
Phone
+591-73280859/ Whatsapp: +591-68073062
Email
info@uyunipanasur.com
Website
uyunipanasur.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
uyunibus.com
Cruz del Norte
Phone
+56 (9) 82248119
Email
ventas@turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Website
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Oruro to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Illimani
Phone
La Paz: +(591)77790564, +(591)63012818 / Potosí: +(591)2-6243343
Email
reservas@transillimani.com
Website
transillimani.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Trans Omar
Phone
+591 (02) 2281785 / 591 2 - 02693-2553
Email
buses@transomar.com
Website
transomar.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
transomar.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Predilecto Tours
Todo Turismo
Phone
+(591) 2228 7038
Email
atencionalcliente@todoturismosrl.com
Website
todoturismosrl.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
todoturismosrl.com
Milton Tours
Phone
+591 (2) 2368003 / 2353511
Email
agmilton@acelerate.com
Website
hotelmiltonbolivia.com
Bus and ferry from Copacabana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
hotelmiltonbolivia.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Vicuña Travel
Phone
+591 (2) 2458945 / (2) 2915422
Website
vicuna-travel.net
Bus and ferry from Copacabana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
vicuna-travel.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Transportes 6 de Junio
Phone
+591 22455258 / 22280890
Website
andestransit.com
Bus and ferry from Copacabana to La Paz - Cementerio y Plaza Tomas Katari
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bus-america.com
Sindicato de Transporte 2 de Febrero
Bus from Copacabana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Diana Tours
Phone
+591 2 2317369
Email
info@diana-tours.com
Website
diana-tours.com
Bus from Copacabana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
diana-tours.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Transporte Aroma
Phone
(+591) 2281894
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from Patacamaya to Oruro
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Trans Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Naser
Phone
+591 2 2280861
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Flota Urus
Phone
+591 2285556
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Transportes Fenix
Phone
+591 2 24491160 / 4 4491160
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Transporte Andino
Phone
+(591) 22282155
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from Patacamaya to Oruro
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Trans Atlas
Phone
+531 2 2284899
Website
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Azul
Phone
+591 5254060
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo

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

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