There are 4 ways to get from Iguazu Falls to Salar de Uyuni by car, plane, bus or train

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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Drive, fly  •  15 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Iguazu Falls to Ciudad del Este
  2. Fly from Ciudad del Este (AGT) to Uyuni (UYU) AGT - UYU

$602 - $820

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Posadas  •  46 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Iguazú to Posadas
  2. Take the bus from Posadas to San Miguel de Tucumán
  3. Take the bus from Tucumán to La Quiaca
  4. Take the train from Villazón to Uyuní

$62 - $123

2 alternative options

Bus Andesmar, train  •  43 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Iguazu to Termas de rio Hondo
  2. Take the bus from Termas de Río Hondo to San Miguel de Tucumán
  3. Take the bus from Tucumán to La Quiaca
  4. Take the train from Villazón to Uyuní

$99 - $210

Drive  •  26 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Iguazu Falls to Salar de Uyuni 1259 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The distance between Iguazu Falls and Salar de Uyuni is 1413 km. The road distance is 2014.3 km.

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It takes approximately 15 h 28 min to get from Iguazu Falls to Salar de Uyuni, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Ciudad del Este Airport to Uyuni Airport. The quickest flight takes 13 h 50 min and has three stopovers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Iguazu Falls to Salar de Uyuni is 2014 km. It takes approximately 26 h 29 min to drive from Iguazu Falls to Salar de Uyuni.

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Boliviana de Aviación and Amaszonas offer flights from Ciudad del Este Airport to Uyuni Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Salar de Uyuni. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Iguazu Falls to Salar de Uyuni.
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  • Distance: 883.1 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 28 min

What companies run services between Iguazu Falls, Argentina and Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia?

There is no direct connection from Iguazu Falls to Salar de Uyuni. However, you can take the drive to Ciudad del Este airport, fly to Uyuni, then take the taxi to Salar de Uyuni. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Iguazu Falls to Salar de Uyuni via Puerto Iguazu, Termas de rio Hondo, Termas de Río Hondo, San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucumán, La Quiaca, Villazón, and Uyuní in around 43 h 39 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Ciudad del Este to Uyuni via Asuncion, Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $750
Flights from Ciudad del Este to Uyuni via Asuncion, Iquique, La Paz
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $750
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Ciudad del Este to Uyuni via Asuncion, Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $750
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Villazón to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$4 - $6
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$6 - $8
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$8 - $10
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$13 - $18
Bus operators
Andesmar
Phone
1 786 233 7639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Puerto Iguazu to Termas de rio Hondo
Ave. Duration
20 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Executive
$40 - $65
Suite
$55 - $70
Semi Cama
$65
Cama
$90
Bus from Termas de Río Hondo to San Miguel de Tucumán
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Executive
$4 - $7
Suite
$8 - $10
Buses Lep
Phone
(+54) 351-246 6600, (+54) 0351-5696600, (+54) 0358-4219090
Email
expreso@buseslep.com.ar
Website
buseslep.com.ar
Bus from Termas de Río Hondo to San Miguel de Tucumán
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
buseslep.com.ar
Book at
buseslep.plataforma10.com.ar
Regular
$3 - $5
Premium
$5 - $6
Balut
Phone
+54 0810-888-2258
Email
info@baluthermanos.com.ar
Website
balutsrl.com.ar
Bus from Termas de Río Hondo to Tucumán
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi Cama
$2 - $4
Suite
$3 - $4
Vosa
Phone
(011) 4454-8893
Website
vosanet.com.ar
Bus from Termas Rio Hondo to San Miguel de Tucumán
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
vosanet.com.ar
Book at
vosanet.com.ar
El Practico
Phone
0800 - 5550579
Email
info@elpractico.com
Website
elpractico.com
Bus from Termas Rio Hondo to San Miguel de Tucumán
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
elpractico.com
Book at
plataforma10.com.ar
Regular
$3 - $5
Bed
$5 - $7
Rutatlantica
Phone
0800-222-1023
Email
info@rutatlantica.com
Website
rutatlantica.com
Bus from Termas de Río Hondo to San Miguel de Tucumán
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rutatlantica.com
Book at
ecommerce.sittnet.net
El Rapido Internacional
Phone
1-305-677-0535
Email
info@elrapidoint.com.ar
Website
elrapidoint.com.ar
Bus from Tucumán to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Promo Semi Cama
$14 - $17
Semi Cama
$18 - $24
Cama
$23 - $27
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Posadas to San Miguel de Tucumán
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$30 - $50
Executive
$40 - $50
Suite
$49 - $55

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