There are 8 ways to get from Iquique to Salta by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Green Toad Bus  •  15 h 26 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 San Pedro de Atacama
  4. Take the bus from San Pedro de Atacama to Salta

Cheapest option

Bus Andesmar  •  19 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Iquique to Salta Iquique

$45 - $130

6 alternative options

Bus Geminis  •  22 h

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

$55

Drive  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Iquique to Salta 675.4 miles

$110 - $170

Fly to Salta  •  12 h 17 min

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

$185 - $856

Fly to Tucuman, bus  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Iquique (IQQ) to Tucuman (TUC) IQQ - TUC
  2. Take the bus from Tucumán to Salta

$514 - $1,977

Fly to Calama, bus  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Iquique (IQQ) to Calama (CJC) IQQ - CJC
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro de Atacama to Salta

$235 - $790

Fly to Jujuy, bus  •  14 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Iquique (IQQ) to Jujuy (JUJ) IQQ - JUJ
  2. Take the bus from Perico to Salta

$191 - $890

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

You can take a bus from Iquique to Salta via La Tirana, La Tirana, Calama, Calama, San Pedro de Atacama, and San Pedro de Atacama in around 15 h 26 min. Alternatively, LATAM Chile, Aerolíneas Argentinas and three other airlines fly from Iquique to Salta 3 times a day.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Iquique to Salta via Santiago, Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
15 h 23 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Iquique to Tucuman via Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from Iquique to Tucuman via Santiago, Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Flights from Iquique to Tucuman via Santiago, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11 h 58 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from Iquique to Tucuman via Santiago, Lima
Ave. Duration
13 h 28 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from Iquique to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Iquique to Calama via Santiago, La Serena
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Iquique to Salta via Santiago, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Iquique to Salta via Santiago, Mendoza
Ave. Duration
10 h 11 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Iquique to Salta via Santiago, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Iquique to Salta via La Serena, Santiago, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Iquique to Salta via Santiago, Mendoza, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
13 h 13 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Iquique to Jujuy via Santiago, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Iquique to Jujuy via Santiago, Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
10 h 54 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Iquique to Jujuy via La Serena, Santiago, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Iquique to Jujuy via Santiago, Mendoza, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Iquique to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Andes Líneas Aéreas
Website
andesonline.com
Flights from Iquique to Salta via Santiago, Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Iquique to Jujuy via Santiago, Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Iquique to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Iquique to Calama via La Serena
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
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
$5
Schedules at
santaangela.cl
Kenny Bus
Phone
+56 57 2573929
Email
kennybus_adm@hotmail.es
Website
kennybus.cl
Bus from La Tirana to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kennybus.cl
Frontera del Norte
Phone
+56 065-280 999 / 9 6633 7480
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
recorrido.cl
Green Toad Bus
Website
greentoadbus.com
Bus from San Pedro de Atacama to Salta
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
greentoadbus.com
Andesmar
Phone
1-786-2337639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Iquique to Salta
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Executive
$65 - $90
Suite
$85 - $100
Semi Cama
$104
Cama
$124
Geminis
Phone
(55) 2 892 050 / (55) 2 892 000 / (55) 2 892 04
Email
agencia.calama@geminis.cl
Website
geminis.cl
Bus from Iquique to Calama
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
geminis.cl
Bus from Calama to Salta
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
geminis.cl
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Tucumán to Salta
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$16 - $23
Executive
$20 - $23
Suite
$24 - $27
Bus from Perico to Salta
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$4 - $7
Executive
$6 - $7
Suite
$7 - $8
Fono Bus
La Veloz Del Norte
Website
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Bus from San Miguel de Tucuman to Salta
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Book at
lavelozdelnorte.centraldepasajes.com.ar
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$20 - $29
Vosa
Phone
(011) 4454-8893
Website
vosanet.com.ar
Bus from San Miguel de Tucumán to Salta
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33 - $37
Schedules at
vosanet.com.ar
Book at
vosanet.com.ar
Galvense
Phone
+543404482950
Website
grupogalvense.com.ar
Bus from San Miguel de Tucumán to Salta
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
grupogalvense.com.ar
Book at
tramatweb.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Iquique to Salta?

The distance between Iquique and Salta is 702 km. The road distance is 1081 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Iquique to Salta?

The cheapest way to get from Iquique to Salta is to bus which costs $56 and takes 22 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Iquique to Salta?

The quickest way to get from Iquique to Salta is to fly which takes 12 h 17 min and costs $180 - $900.

Is there a direct bus between Iquique and Salta?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Iquique and arriving at Salta. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 19 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Iquique to Salta?

It takes approximately 15 h 26 min to get from Iquique to Salta, including transfers.