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

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Bus  •  42 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Iguazu to Termas de rio Hondo
  2. Take the bus from Termas de Río Hondo to Metán
  3. Take the bus from Metán to La Quiaca
  4. Take the bus from Villazón to Uyuni

$60 - $136

3 alternative options

Drive  •  25 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Iguazu Falls to Uyuni 1241.9 miles

$210 - $310

Bus to Asuncion, fly to Uyuni  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Foz do Iguaçu to San Lorenzo
  2. Fly from Asuncion (ASU) to Uyuni (UYU) ASU - UYU

$352 - $878

Fly Iguazu to Jujuy, bus, train  •  22 h

  1. Fly from Iguazu (IGR) to Jujuy (JUJ) IGR - JUJ
  2. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to La Quiaca
  3. Take the train from Villazón to Uyuní

$318 - $1,547

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iguazu Falls to Uyuni is to bus which costs $2200 - $5500 and takes 42 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iguazu Falls to Uyuni is to bus and fly which costs $13000 - $33000 and takes 19 h 17 min.

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The distance between Iguazu Falls and Uyuni is 1391 km. The road distance is 1987 km.

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It takes approximately 42 h 1 min to get from Iguazu Falls to Uyuni, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Asuncion Airport to Uyuni Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h and has one stopover.

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Uyuni is 1 h behind Iguazu Falls. It is currently 10:55 AM in Iguazu Falls and 9:55 AM in Uyuni.

Yes, the driving distance between Iguazu Falls to Uyuni is 1987 km. It takes approximately 25 h 59 min to drive from Iguazu Falls to Uyuni.

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Boliviana de Aviación and Amaszonas offer flights from Asuncion Airport to Uyuni Airport.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Uyuni. Prices start at $12 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 $480 - $600.

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Map of how to get from Iguazu Falls to Uyuni.
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  • Distance: 869.3 miles
  • Duration: 42 h 1 min

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

You can take a bus from Iguazu Falls to Uyuni via Puerto Iguazu, Termas de rio Hondo, Termas de Río Hondo, Metán, Metán, La Quiaca, and Villazón in around 42 h 1 min.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Iguazu to Jujuy via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Iguazu to Jujuy via Cordoba
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Iguazu to Jujuy via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 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
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Asuncion to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Asuncion to Uyuni via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Andes Líneas Aéreas
Website
andesonline.com
Flights from Iguazu to Jujuy via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Asuncion to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
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 - $60
Suite
$55 - $70
Semi Cama
$63
Cama
$88
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 Metán
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
buseslep.com.ar
Book at
buseslep.plataforma10.com.ar
Regular
$8 - $12
Premium
$11 - $13
La Veloz Del Norte
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Villazón to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
facebook.com
NSA
Phone
+595 21 289 1000
Email
info@nsa.com.py
Website
nsa.com.py
Bus from Foz do Iguaçu to San Lorenzo
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
nsa.com.py
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
El Quiaqueño
Phone
+54 (0388) 4280041 / 4281161
Email
elquiaqueosrl@yahoo.com.ar
Website
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Panamericano de Jujuy
Phone
+54 4254336 / 4254330
Email
contable@panamericanojujuy.com.ar
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
facebook.com

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