There are 3 ways to get from El Calafate to Puerto Natales by bus, car or shuttle

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Bus Cootra Cooperativa de trabajo Río Turbio Ltda  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from El Calafate to Puerto Natales Calafate

$17

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Bus Turismo Zaahj  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from El Calafate to Puerto Natales

$1 - $140

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from El Calafate to Puerto Natales 168.1 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from El Calafate to Puerto Natales is to bus which costs $604 and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from El Calafate to Puerto Natales is to bus which costs $50 - $5000 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from El Calafate and arriving at Puerto Natales. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between El Calafate and Puerto Natales is 156 km. The road distance is 269 km.

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The best way to get from El Calafate to Puerto Natales without a car is to bus which takes 5 h and costs $604.

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The bus from El Calafate to Puerto Natales takes 5 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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El Calafate to Puerto Natales bus services, operated by Cootra Cooperativa de trabajo Río Turbio Ltda, depart from El Calafate station.

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El Calafate to Puerto Natales bus services, operated by Cootra Cooperativa de trabajo Río Turbio Ltda, arrive at Puerto Natales station.

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Yes, the driving distance between El Calafate to Puerto Natales is 269 km. It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to drive from El Calafate to Puerto Natales.

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There are 161+ hotels available in Puerto Natales. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from El Calafate to Puerto Natales.
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  • Distance: 97.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between El Calafate, Argentina and Puerto Natales, Chile?

Cootra Cooperativa de trabajo Río Turbio Ltda operates a bus from El Calafate to Puerto Natales once daily. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 5 h. Bus-Sur also services this route 6 times a week.

Bus operators
Cootra Cooperativa de trabajo Río Turbio Ltda
Phone
+56 61 241 2785
Email
contacto@cootra.com.ar
Website
cootra.com.ar
Bus from El Calafate to Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
cootra.com.ar
Turismo Zaahj
Phone
+56 61 241 2260
Email
zaahj@entelchile.net
Website
turismozaahj.co.cl
Shuttle from El Calafate to Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $140
Schedules at
turismozaahj.co.cl

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