There are 7 ways to get from La Paz to Tupiza by bus, train, 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.

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Bus Expreso Tupiza SRL  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Tupiza

$22

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Oruro La Paz
  2. Take the train from Oruro to Tupiza Expreso del Sur / ...

$19 - $41

5 alternative options

Bus Todo Turismo  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Uyuni
  2. Take the bus from Uyuni to Tupiza

$20 - $39

Drive  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Drive from La Paz to Tupiza 468.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Uyuni, train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Uyuni (UYU) LPB - UYU
  2. Take the train from Uyuní to Tupiza

$80 - $344

Fly to Tarija, bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Tarija (TJA) LPB - TJA
  2. Take the bus from Tarija to Tupiza

$82 - $162

Fly to Potosi, bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Potosi (POI) LPB - POI
  2. Take the bus from Potosí to Tupiza

$57 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from La Paz to Tupiza is to bus which costs $22 and takes 13 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from La Paz to Tupiza is to fly and train which costs $75 - $350 and takes 8 h 53 min.

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The distance between La Paz and Tupiza is 606 km. The road distance is 749.2 km.

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The bus from La Paz to Tupiza takes 13 h 30 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from La Paz and arriving at Tupiza. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between La Paz, Bolivia and Tupiza, Bolivia?

Expreso Tupiza SRL operates a bus from La Paz to Tupiza twice daily. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 13 h 30 min.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from La Paz to Tarija
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Flights from La Paz to Tarija via Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Flights from La Paz to Potosi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from La Paz to Potosi via Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Oruro to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $29
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$7 - $9
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$10 - $13
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$13 - $17
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$23 - $29
Train from Uyuní to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$3 - $4
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$4 - $6
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$5 - $7
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Expreso Tupiza SRL
Phone
(+591) 2 282153 / 5 972321 / 70469857 Tupiza / 70469858 Villazón
Email
info@expresotupiza.com.bo
Website
expresotupiza.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
expresotupiza.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Transporte Aroma
Phone
(+591) 2281894
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Cruz del Norte
Phone
+56 (9) 82248119
Email
ventas@turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Website
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Todo Turismo
Phone
+(591) 2228 7038
Email
atencionalcliente@todoturismosrl.com
Website
todoturismosrl.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
todoturismosrl.com
Flota Panamericana
Phone
+591 2 2285657 / 77201755
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Illimani
Phone
+591 2 2282025/ 76789423/ Potosí: +(591)2-6243343
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Bus from Potosí to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Trans Omar
Phone
591 (02) 2281785 / 591 2 - 02693-2553
Email
buses@transomar.com
Website
transomar.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Panasur
Phone
+591-73280859/ Whatsapp: +591-68073062
Email
info@uyunipanasur.com
Website
uyunipanasur.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
uyunibus.com
Predilecto Tours
Phone
+591-2281779
Email
predilectobus@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
boliviatravelsite.com
Bus from Uyuni to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
boliviatravelsite.com
Trans Tours Juarez
Phone
+591 4 6631961
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tarija to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosí to Tupiza
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
facebook.com

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