There are 6 ways to get from La Serena to Valparaíso 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 Buses Romani  •  6 h 5 min

  1. La Serena

$29

Cheapest option

Bus Ciktur  •  6 h 24 min

  1. San Pedro / ...

$11 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus Buses Serena Mar  •  6 h 49 min

$19 - $24

Bus Expreso Norte  •  7 h 41 min

$17 - $30

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. 269.9 miles

$40 - $65

Fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. LSC - SCL

$28 - $180

What companies run services between La Serena, Chile and Valparaíso, Chile?

Buses Romani operates a bus from La Serena to Valparaíso twice daily. Tickets cost $29 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Ciktur also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, LATAM Chile, Sky Airline and JetSMART fly from La Serena to Valparaíso every 4 hours.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from La Serena to Santiago
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from La Serena to Santiago
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from La Serena to Santiago
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $230
Bus operators
Buses Romani
Email
atencionalcliente@romani.cl
Website
busesromani.cl
Bus from La Serena to Viña del Mar
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
busesromani.cl
Bus from La Serena to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
busesromani.cl
Ciktur
Phone
951690977
Email
servicioalcliente@ciktur.cl
Website
ciktur.cl
Bus from La Serena to Viña del Mar
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ciktur.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl
Bus from La Serena to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
ciktur.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from La Serena to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$11 - $23
Premium
$26 - $40
1st Class
$26 - $40
Expreso Norte
Website
expresonorte.cl
Bus from La Serena to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Schedules at
expresonorte.cl
Bus from La Serena to Villa Alemana
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
expresonorte.cl
Atacama VIP
Phone
600 600 7855 / 600 660 0111
Website
avip.cl
Bus from La Serena to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
viajaenbus.cl
Buses Serena Mar
Phone
+56 94 915 6683
Website
serenamar.cl
Bus from La Serena to Los Vilos
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
serenamar.cl
Los Corsarios
Phone
+56 02-7205231
Website
loscorsarios.cl
Bus from La Serena to Los Vilos
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
viajaenbus.cl
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Los Vilos to Limache
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
pullman.cl

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Questions & Answers

The distance between La Serena and Valparaíso is 350 km. The road distance is 432 km.

The cheapest way to get from La Serena to Valparaíso is to bus which costs $16 - $30 and takes 7 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from La Serena to Valparaíso is to fly which takes 4 h 13 min and costs $28 - $180.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from La Serena and arriving at Valparaiso. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from La Serena to Valparaíso, including transfers.