There are 5 ways to get from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama 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  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama

$23

Cheapest option

Bus Turbus  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Iquique to Pozo Almonte Iquique
  2. Take the bus from Pozo Almonte to San Pedro de Atacama Arica

$14 - $44

3 alternative options

Bus Kenny Bus  •  7 h 7 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

Drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama 302.8 miles

$50 - $75

Fly  •  10 h

  1. Fly from Iquique (IQQ) to Calama (CJC) IQQ - CJC

$197 - $744

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The cheapest way to get from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama is to bus which costs $23 and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The distance between Iquique and San Pedro de Atacama is 360 km. The road distance is 484.4 km.

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The bus from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama takes 7 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Iquique and arriving at San Pedro de Atacama. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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What companies run services between Iquique, Chile and San Pedro de Atacama, Chile?

Frontera del Norte operates a bus from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama twice daily. Tickets cost $23 and the journey takes 7 h. Alternatively, Sky Airline and LATAM Chile fly from Iquique to San Pedro de Atacama every 4 hours.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Iquique to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Iquique to Calama via Santiago, La Serena
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Iquique to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Iquique to Calama via Santiago, Concepcion
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Bus operators
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
Bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
recorrido.cl
Pullman Chacón
Phone
+56 57 276 3934
Bus from Iquique to La Tirana
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Bus from Iquique to Pozo Almonte
Ave. Duration
41 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
Bus from Iquique to Pozo Almonte
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
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
Twice daily
Schedules at
kennybus.cl
Atacama 2000
Phone
+56 (55) 2316664
Bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
voyhoy.com
Book at
voyhoy.com
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Pozo Almonte to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$11 - $23
Premium
$27 - $40
1st Class
$27 - $40

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