There are 7 ways to get from La Serena to Valparaíso by bus, car or plane

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Bus via Limache  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from La Serena to Limache Calama / ...

$9 - $22

6 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the bus from La Serena to Viña del Mar Copiapó / ...

$10 - $34

Bus #2  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from La Serena to Valparaíso Copiapó / ...

$9 - $35

Bus via Ovalle  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Pan de Azucar to Ovalle Ovalle
  2. Take the bus from Ovalle to Limache Calama / ...

$11 - $23

Bus via Limache #2  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the bus from La Serena to Limache

$11 - $27

Drive  •  4h 17m

  1. Drive from La Serena to Valparaíso 431.9 km

$40 - $65

Fly, bus  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from La Serena (LSC) to Santiago (SCL) LSC - SCL
  2. Take the bus from Metro Pajaritos to Valparaíso

$29 - $156

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The cheapest way to get from La Serena to Valparaíso is to bus via Limache which costs $11 - $27 and takes 7h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from La Serena to Valparaíso is to fly and bus which costs $29 - $160 and takes 4h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from La Serena and arriving at Valparaíso. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between La Serena and Valparaíso is 350 km. The road distance is 431.9 km.

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The best way to get from La Serena to Valparaíso without a car is to bus via Limache which takes 5h 45m and costs $9 - $22.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from La Serena to Valparaíso, including transfers.

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La Serena to Valparaíso bus services, operated by Condor Bus, depart from La Serena station.

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The quickest flight from La Serena Airport to Santiago Airport is the direct flight which takes 54 min.

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La Serena to Valparaíso bus services, operated by Condor Bus, arrive at Viña del Mar station.

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

Pullman Bus operates a bus from La Serena to Limache 5 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $22 and the journey takes 4h 45m.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from La Serena to Santiago
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $180
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from La Serena to Santiago
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $160
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from La Serena to Santiago
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $130
Bus operators
Pullman Bus
Phone
+56 600 600 0018
Website
pullmanbus.com
Bus from La Serena to Limache
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Schedules at
pullmanbus.com
Semi Cama
$9 - $13
Salón Cama
$12 - $22
Bus from La Serena to Viña del Mar
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
pullmanbus.com
Semi Cama
$9 - $14
Salón Cama
$12 - $23
Bus from La Serena to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
pullmanbus.com
Semi Cama
$9 - $14
Salón Cama
$12 - $23
Bus from Ovalle to Limache
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
pullmanbus.com
Semi Cama
$7 - $11
Salón Cama
$9 - $19
Condor Bus
Phone
+56 22 822 7528
Email
clientescondor@condorbus.cl
Website
condorbus.cl
Bus from La Serena to Viña del Mar
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
Condor Bus
Semi Cama
$13 - $17
Cama
$19 - $27
Bus from La Serena to Valparaíso
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
Condor Bus
Semi Cama
$13 - $17
Cama
$20 - $27
Expreso Norte
Website
expresonorte.cl
Bus from La Serena to Viña del Mar
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $28
Website
Expreso Norte
Semi Cama
$12 - $20
Cama
$16 - $28
Bus from La Serena to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $28
Website
Expreso Norte
Semi Cama
$12 - $20
Cama
$17 - $28
Bus from La Serena to Limache
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $27
Website
Expreso Norte
Semi Cama
$12 - $19
Cama
$16 - $27
Buses Romani
Email
atencionalcliente@romani.cl
Website
busesromani.cl
Bus from La Serena to Viña del Mar
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
busesromani.cl
Bus from La Serena to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
busesromani.cl
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from La Serena to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
turbus.cl
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turbus.cl
Semi Cama
$8 - $17
Premium
$23 - $35
Cama
$22 - $30
Cormarbus
Phone
532 623851
Email
cormarbus1@gmail.com
Website
cormarbus.cl
Bus from Pan de Azucar to Ovalle
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cormarbus.cl
Pullman Bus Costa Central
Phone
(+56) 600 200 4700
Email
contacto@pullmancosta.cl
Website
pullmancosta.cl
Bus from Metro Pajaritos to Valparaíso
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
pullmancosta.cl
Book at
pullmancosta.cl

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Yes, the driving distance between La Serena to Valparaíso is 432 km. It takes approximately 4h 17m to drive from La Serena to Valparaíso.

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JetSMART, Sky Airline and LATAM Chile offer flights from La Serena Airport to Santiago Airport.

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There are 1698+ hotels available in Valparaíso. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from La Serena to La Serena Airport is to Colectivo which takes 20 min and costs $4 - $15.

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