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There are 4 ways to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo by plane, taxi, bus or car

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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

$357 - $552

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi via Perito Moreno  •  24 h 23 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 Rawson
  4. Take a taxi from Rawson to Punta Tombo

$109 - $150

2 alternative options

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

$110 - $170

Drive  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Drive from El Calafate to Punta Tombo 788.3 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo is to bus and taxi which costs $3900 - $5500 and takes 24 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo is to fly and taxi which costs $13000 - $21000 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between El Calafate and Punta Tombo is 878 km. The road distance is 1261.3 km.

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The best way to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 22 h 55 min and costs $4000 - $6500.

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

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The quickest flight from El Calafate Airport to Trelew Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between El Calafate to Punta Tombo is 1261 km. It takes approximately 18 h 27 min to drive from El Calafate to Punta Tombo.

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Aerolíneas Argentinas offers flights from El Calafate Airport to Trelew Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Punta Tombo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from El Calafate to El Calafate Airport is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $65 - $80.

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Map of how to get from El Calafate to Punta Tombo.
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  • Distance: 548.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

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 Río Gallegos, take the bus to Rawson, 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
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
$10 - $15
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
Book at
taqsa.com.ar
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$10 - $15
Tramat
Phone
0810-122-8907
Email
info@tramatsa.com.ar
Website
tramatweb.com
Bus from Río Gallegos to Rawson
Ave. Duration
15 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Schedules at
tramatweb.com
Book at
tramatweb.com
Semi Bed
$45 - $70
Bed
$60 - $85
Bus from Comodoro Rivadavia to Rawson
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
tramatweb.com
Book at
tramatweb.com
Semi Bed
$14 - $22
Bed
$19 - $27
Don Otto
Phone
+54 (0810)-333-7575
Website
donotto.com.ar
Bus from Comodoro Rivadavia to Rawson
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
donotto.com.ar
Book at
donotto.com.ar
Semi Bed
$15 - $19
Bed
$17 - $23
Other operators
Taxi from Trelew to Punta Tombo
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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