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There are 4 ways to get from Cueva de las Manos to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) by bus, car, car ferry, plane or shuttle

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Bus, Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno  •  16h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Los Antiguos to El Calafate
  2. Take the Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier El Calafate

$2453 - $10365

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Bus  •  16h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Los Antiguos to El Calafate Via El Calafate / ...
  2. Take the bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier Via Perito Moreno

$4353 - $4465

Drive  •  14h 7m

  1. Drive from Cueva de las Manos to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) 844.7 km

$7000 - $11000

Car ferry, drive, fly, shuttle, Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno  •  20h 5m

  1. Take the car ferry from Chile Chico to Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez
  2. Drive from Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez to Balmaceda
  3. Fly from Balmaceda (BBA) to Puerto Natales (PNT) BBA - PNT
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Natales to El Calafate Bus Terminal
  5. Take the Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier

$6797 - $17466

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is 120.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 120.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Chile from Argentina.

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Last updated: 16 Nov 2020
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The cheapest way to get from Cueva de las Manos to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is to bus and Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno which costs $30 - $130 and takes 16h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Cueva de las Manos to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 14h 7m.

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The distance between Cueva de las Manos and Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is 427 km. The road distance is 844.7 km.

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It takes approximately 16h 21m to get from Cueva de las Manos to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Balmaceda Airport to Puerto Natales Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 19m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cueva de las Manos to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is 845 km. It takes approximately 14h 7m to drive from Cueva de las Manos to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water).

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LATAM Chile and Sky Airline offer flights from Balmaceda Airport to Puerto Natales Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Perito Moreno Glacier (Water). Prices start at $7500 ARS per night.

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Map of how to get from Cueva de las Manos to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water).
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  • Distance: 427.4 km
  • Duration: 16h 21m

What companies run services between Cueva de las Manos, Chile and Perito Moreno Glacier (Water), Santa Cruz, Argentina?

You can take a bus from Cueva de las Manos to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) via Los Antiguos and El Calafate in around 16h 21m.

Airlines
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Balmaceda to Puerto Natales via Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$2200 - $11000
Bus operators
Marga Taqsa
Phone
+54 800-333-1188
Email
info@taqsa.com.ar
Website
taqsa.com.ar
Bus from Los Antiguos to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
13h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1700 - $9500
Schedules at
taqsa.com.ar
Bed
$1700 - $2400
Semi Bed
$1700 - $2700
Always Glaciers
Phone
+541150312868
Email
info@alwaysglaciers.com
Website
alwaysglaciers.com
Bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$500
Schedules at
bookingcalafate.com
Chalten Travel
Phone
2962493022
Email
contacto@chaltentravel.com
Website
chaltentravel.com
Bus from Los Antiguos to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3300
Schedules at
chaltentravel.com
Bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$800
Schedules at
chaltentravel.com
Zona Austral
Phone
+54 2966 70-9153 (Whatsapp), +54 02902 - 490535
Email
info@zonaaustralturismo.com
Shuttle from Puerto Natales to El Calafate Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2490
Schedules at
zonaaustralturismo.com
Ferry operators
Naviera Austral
Website
navieraustral.cl
Car ferry from Chile Chico to Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$340 - $1600
Schedules at
navieraustral.cl

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