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There are 7 ways to get from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza by car, plane, train or bus

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Drive to Ciudad del Este, fly to Uyuni, train  •  21 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Iguazu Falls to Ciudad del Este
  2. Fly from Ciudad del Este (AGT) to Uyuni (UYU) AGT - UYU
  3. Take the train from Uyuní to Tupiza

$570 - $785

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Bus  •  36 h 42 min

  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 bus from Villazón to Tupiza

$59 - $107

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Drive to Ciudad del Este, fly to Sucre, bus  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Iguazu Falls to Ciudad del Este
  2. Fly from Ciudad del Este (AGT) to Sucre (SRE) AGT - SRE
  3. Take the bus from Sucre to Potosí
  4. Take the bus from Potosí to Tupiza

$331 - $802

Drive to Ciudad del Este, fly to Tarija, bus  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Iguazu Falls to Ciudad del Este
  2. Fly from Ciudad del Este (AGT) to Tarija (TJA) AGT - TJA
  3. Take the bus from Tarija to Tupiza

$242 - $571

Fly Iguazu to Salta, bus, train  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Iguazu (IGR) to Salta (SLA) IGR - SLA
  2. Take the bus from Salta to La Quiaca
  3. Take the train from Villazón to Tupiza

$266 - $796

Fly Iguazu to Jujuy, bus, train  •  16 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Iguazu (IGR) to Jujuy (JUJ) IGR - JUJ
  2. Take the bus from Perico to Humahuaca
  3. Take the bus from Humahuaca to La Quiaca
  4. Take the train from Villazón to Tupiza

Drive  •  22 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza 1110.7 miles

$180 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza is to bus which costs $2100 - $4000 and takes 36 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza is to fly and bus and train which costs $9500 - $30000 and takes 14 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza. However, there are services departing from Iguazu Falls and arriving at Tupiza via Puerto Iguazú, Posadas, Tucumán and Villazón. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 42 min.

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The distance between Iguazu Falls and Tupiza is 1240 km. The road distance is 1777.1 km.

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The best way to get from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza without a car is to bus which takes 36 h 42 min and costs $2100 - $4000.

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It takes approximately 21 h 47 min to get from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza, including transfers.

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Iguazu Falls to Tupiza bus services, operated by Expresso Singer, depart from Puerto Iguazú station.

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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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Iguazu Falls to Tupiza bus services, operated by Autotransportes Tupiza, arrive at Tupiza station.

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Tupiza is 1 h behind Iguazu Falls. It is currently 1:05 PM in Iguazu Falls and 12:05 PM in Tupiza.

Map of how to get from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza.
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  • Distance: 775.2 miles
  • Duration: 21 h 47 min

What companies run services between Iguazu Falls, Argentina and Tupiza, Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza via Puerto Iguazú, Posadas, San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucumán, La Quiaca, and Villazón in around 36 h 42 min.

Airlines
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
Flights from Ciudad del Este to Tarija via Asuncion, Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Ciudad del Este to Tarija via Asuncion, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Ciudad del Este to Tarija via Asuncion, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Ciudad del Este to Tarija via Asuncion, Salta, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Iguazu to Salta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Iguazu to Jujuy via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Iguazu to Jujuy via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Iguazu to Jujuy via Salta, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
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
Flights from Ciudad del Este to Sucre via Asuncion, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Andes Líneas Aéreas
Website
andesonline.com
Flights from Iguazu to Jujuy via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $550
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Iguazu to Salta
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Uyuní to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$3 - $4
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$4 - $6
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$5 - $7
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$9 - $12
Train from Villazón to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$1 - $3
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$2 - $4
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$3 - $5
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Trans Emperador
Phone
+591 68660423
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Potosí
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
busesbolivia.wordpress.com
Trans 6 de Octubre
Phone
+591 79576765
Bus from Sucre to Potosí
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Transtin Dil Rey
Phone
+591 4 6452518
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Potosí
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
facebook.com
Linea Sindical Flota Villa Imperial
Phone
+(591)-2-6243373
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Potosí
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
potosy.com.bo
Trans Illimani
Phone
La Paz: +(591)77790564, +(591)63012818 / Potosí: +(591)2-6243343
Email
reservas@transillimani.com
Website
transillimani.com
Bus from Potosí to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosí to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Villazón to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Expreso Diamante
Phone
+591 71272930 / 2 6244430
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosí to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Bus from Tarija to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Tours Juarez
Phone
+591 4 6631961
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tarija to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Balut
Phone
+54 0810-888-2258
Email
info@baluthermanos.com.ar
Website
balutsrl.com.ar
Bus from Salta to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi Cama
$10 - $15
Suite
$16 - $19
Bus from Perico to Humahuaca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi Cama
$4 - $6
Suite
$6 - $8
El Quiaqueño
Phone
+54 (0388) 4280041 / 4281161
Email
elquiaqueosrl@yahoo.com.ar
Website
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Bus from Humahuaca to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
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
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
Quechisla
Phone
+591 73858000 Atocha / 74243875 Tupiza
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Villazón to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transporte El Inca
Phone
+591 71959249
Bus from Villazón to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo

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Yes, the driving distance between Iguazu Falls to Tupiza is 1777 km. It takes approximately 22 h 58 min to drive from Iguazu Falls to Tupiza.

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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 17+ hotels available in Tupiza. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Iguazu Falls to Iguazu Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $400 - $480.

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