There are 5 ways to get from Iquique to Salta by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Iquique (IQQ) to Salta (SLA) IQQ - SLA

$303 - $675

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Bus Andesmar  •  20 h

  1. Take the bus from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro de Atacama to Salta Calama / ...

$40 - $62

3 alternative options

Bus via La Tirana  •  17 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Iquique to La Tirana
  2. Take the bus from La Tirana to Calama
  3. Take the bus from Calama to Salta

Bus  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Iquique to Calama Iquique
  2. Take the bus from Calama to Salta Calama

$56 - $74

Drive  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Iquique to Salta 675.4 miles

$110 - $170

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No, there is no direct bus from Iquique to Salta. However, there are services departing from Iquique and arriving at Salta via La Tirana and Calama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 44 min.

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The distance between Iquique and Salta is 702 km. The road distance is 1080.6 km.

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The best way to get from Iquique to Salta without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Iquique to Salta, including transfers.

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Iquique to Salta bus services, operated by Pullman Chacón, depart from Iquique station.

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The best way to get from Iquique to Salta is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Iquique Airport to Salta Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Iquique to Salta bus services, operated by Geminis, arrive at Salta station.

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Salta is 1 h ahead of Iquique. It is currently 10:59 PM in Iquique and 10:59 PM in Salta.

Yes, the driving distance between Iquique to Salta is 1081 km. It takes approximately 14 h 37 min to drive from Iquique to Salta.

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  • Distance: 439 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Iquique, Chile and Salta, Argentina?

Amaszonas and LATAM Chile fly from Iquique to Salta 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Iquique to Salta via La Tirana, La Tirana, and Calama in around 17 h 44 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Iquique to Salta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Iquique to Salta
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Bus operators
Pullman Chacón
Phone
+56 57 276 3934
Bus from Iquique to La Tirana
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Transportes Santa Angela
Phone
+56 57 274 1309
Email
contacto@santaangela.cl
Website
santaangela.cl
Bus from Iquique to La Tirana
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
santaangela.cl
Kenny Bus
Phone
+56 22 570 8687
Email
ayuda@pasajebus.com
Website
kennybus.cl
Bus from La Tirana to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
kennybus.cl
Bus from Iquique to Calama
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
kennybus.cl
Semi Cama
$15
Cama
$23
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Iquique to Calama
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Frontera del Norte
Phone
+56 065-280 999 / 9 6633 7480
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
recorrido.cl
Andesmar
Phone
1 786 233 7639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from San Pedro de Atacama to Salta
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
andesmar.com
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andesmar.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Executive
$20 - $29
Suite
$28 - $33
Semi Cama
$31
Cama
$39
Green Toad Bus
Website
greentoadbus.com
Bus from San Pedro de Atacama to Salta
Ave. Duration
3 days 8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
greentoadbus.com
Book at
greentoadbus.com

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Amaszonas and LATAM Chile offer flights from Iquique Airport to Salta Airport.

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There are 514+ hotels available in Salta. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Iquique to Iquique Airport is to Colectivo which takes 2 h and costs .

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