There are 5 ways to get from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station) by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Lima (LIM) to Uyuni (UYU) LIM - UYU

$665 - $3,216

Cheapest option

Bus Nuevo Continente Internacional  •  39 h 9 min

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

$40 - $110

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  41 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Lima to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Oruro
  3. Take the train from Oruro to Uyuní

$54 - $106

Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Lima to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Río Mulatos
  3. Take the bus from Río Mulatos to Uyuni

Drive  •  27 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station) 1222 miles

$170 - $260

What companies run services between Lima, Peru and Salar de Uyuni (Station), Bolivia?

LATAM Chile, Amaszonas and three other airlines fly from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station) every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station) via La Paz and Uyuni in around 39 h 9 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Lima to Uyuni via La Paz
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Lima to Uyuni via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Lima to Uyuni via La Paz, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Lima to Uyuni via Cuzco, La Paz
Ave. Duration
11 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Lima to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Lima to Uyuni via La Paz
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Oruro to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus operators
Nuevo Continente Internacional
Phone
(+591) 2-2283842 / (+591)2-2285191
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Lima to La Paz
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
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
es-la.facebook.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
Bus from La Paz to Río Mulatos
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Río Mulatos to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
todoturismosrl.com
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

The distance between Lima and Salar de Uyuni (Station) is 1412 km. The road distance is 1955 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

The cheapest way to get from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station) is to bus which costs $40 - $110 and takes 39 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

The quickest way to get from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station) is to fly which takes 10 h 24 min and costs $650 - $3,300.

Is there a direct bus between Lima and Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

No, there is no direct bus from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station). However, there are services departing from Lima and arriving at Salar de Uyuni via La Paz and Uyuni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 9 min.

How long does it take to get from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

It takes approximately 10 h 24 min to get from Lima to Salar de Uyuni (Station), including transfers.