There are 5 ways to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo by plane, taxi, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from El Calafate (FTE) to Trelew (REL) FTE - REL
  2. Take a taxi from Trelew to Punta Tombo

$403 - $614

Cheapest option

Bus Andesmar, taxi  •  23 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from El Calafate to Río Gallegos
  2. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Trelew
  3. Take a taxi from Trelew to Punta Tombo

$159 - $243

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi via Perito Moreno  •  21 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno
  2. Take the bus from Perito Moreno to Comodoro Rivadavia
  3. Take the bus from Comodoro Rivadavia to Uzcudun
  4. Take a taxi from Uzcudun to Punta Tombo

$192 - $255

Bus Tramat, taxi  •  22 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from El Calafate to Río Gallegos
  2. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Rawson
  3. Take a taxi from Rawson to Punta Tombo

$199 - $318

Drive  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Drive from El Calafate to Punta Tombo 788.3 miles

$130 - $200

What companies run services between El Calafate, Argentina and Punta Tombo, Argentina?

There is no direct connection from El Calafate to Punta Tombo. However, you can take the taxi to El Calafate airport, fly to Trelew, then take the taxi to Punta Tombo. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Perito Moreno, take the walk to Perito Moreno, take the bus to Comodoro Rivadavia, take the bus to Uzcudun, then take the taxi to Punta Tombo.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from El Calafate to Trelew
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $480
Bus operators
Don Otto
Phone
+54(0299)443-6876
Website
donotto.com.ar
Bus from Comodoro Rivadavia to Uzcudun
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
donotto.com.ar
Book at
donotto.com.ar
Semi Bed
$19 - $25
Bed
$22 - $29
Taqsa
Phone
+54 800-333-1188
Email
info@taqsa.com.ar
Website
taqsa.com.ar
Bus from El Calafate to Río Gallegos
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
Book at
taqsa.com.ar
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$19 - $27
Andesmar
Phone
1-786-2337639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Río Gallegos to Trelew
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Executive
$60 - $85
Suite
$80 - $95
Other operators
Taxi from Trelew to Punta Tombo
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Remiseria Codepro
Phone
+54 2804 421-664
Website
argentino.com.ar
Taxi Docente
Phone
+54 2804 636-315
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Taxi Los Intrepidos
Phone
+54 2804 420-918
Website
argentino.com.ar

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from El Calafate to Punta Tombo?

The distance between El Calafate and Punta Tombo is 878 km. The road distance is 1261 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo?

The cheapest way to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo is to drive which costs $2700 - $4000 and takes 18 h 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo?

The quickest way to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 52 min and costs $8000 - $13000.

How long does it take to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo?

It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo, including transfers.