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Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Santa Cruz (VVI) LPB - VVI

$66 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus Copacabana 1 MEM  •  18 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra

$33 - $34

2 alternative options

Bus Trans Alteño  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Cochabamba La Paz
  2. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz de la Sierra

$41

Drive  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Drive from La Paz to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) 541.1 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The distance between La Paz and Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) is 546 km. The road distance is 866 km.

The cheapest way to get from La Paz to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) is to bus which costs $32 - $34 and takes 18 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from La Paz to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) is to fly which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $65 - $150.

No, there is no direct bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI). However, there are services departing from La Paz and arriving at Santa Cruz Airport - Viru Viru via Cochabamba and Santa Cruz - Ex Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 52 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from La Paz to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI), including transfers.

What companies run services between La Paz, Bolivia and Santa Cruz Airport (VVI), Bolivia?

Amaszonas, Boliviana de Aviación and American Airlines fly from La Paz to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) via Cochabamba, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, and Santa Cruz - Ex Terminal in around 17 h 52 min.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from La Paz to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Flights from La Paz to Santa Cruz via Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from La Paz to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Bus operators
Expreso Cochabamba
Phone
Potosí: +(591)-26243362
Website
es-es.facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Alteño
Phone
+(591)4234600 - 4258600
Email
info@terbuscbbasa.com.bo
Bus from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Copacabana 1 MEM
Phone
+591 2 2282135 /2 2282368 /4 4250226 /4 4361441
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Cosmos
Phone
+(591) 2 2281938 / Potosí: +(591)2-6245831
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz Bus Terminal to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
facebook.com

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