There are 7 ways to get from Mendoza to San Pedro de Atacama by plane, bus 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 Mendoza to Calama  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Mendoza (MDZ) to Calama (CJC) MDZ - CJC

$323 - $815

Cheapest option

Bus Turbus  •  29 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Mendoza to Santiago Sur
  2. Take the bus from Santiago Alameda to San Pedro de Atacama Santiago

$35 - $110

5 alternative options

Bus to Santiago, fly to Calama  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Mendoza to Santiago
  2. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Calama (CJC) SCL - CJC

$106 - $604

Fly Mendoza to Salta, bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Mendoza (MDZ) to Salta (SLA) MDZ - SLA
  2. Take the bus from Salta to San Pedro de Atacama

$233 - $595

Bus Andesmar  •  26 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Mendoza to Salta Via Salta
  2. Take the bus from Salta to San Pedro de Atacama

$73 - $125

Bus Pluss Chile  •  33 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Mendoza to Santiago
  2. Take the bus from Santiago - San Borja to Calama
  3. Take the bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama

$68 - $111

Drive  •  22 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Mendoza to San Pedro de Atacama 1107.4 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mendoza to San Pedro de Atacama is to bus which costs $1000 - $2900 and takes 29 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mendoza to San Pedro de Atacama is to fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs $8500 - $22000.

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The distance between Mendoza and San Pedro de Atacama is 1111 km. The road distance is 1772 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Mendoza to San Pedro de Atacama, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mendoza to San Pedro de Atacama. However, there are services departing from Mendoza and arriving at San Pedro de Atacama via Salta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 26 min.

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What companies run services between Mendoza, Argentina and San Pedro de Atacama, Chile?

LATAM Chile and Sky Airline fly from Mendoza to San Pedro de Atacama every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mendoza to San Pedro de Atacama via Salta in around 26 h 26 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Mendoza to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Mendoza to Calama via Santiago, La Serena
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Mendoza to Calama via Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg, Santiago
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Santiago to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Mendoza to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Santiago to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Santiago to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Mendoza to Salta
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Mendoza to Salta via Cordoba
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Bus operators
Tas-Choapa
Phone
+54 261 431-2140
Website
taschoapa.cl
Bus from Mendoza to Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
taschoapa.cl
COITRAM
Phone
+54261 431-1999
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Mendoza to Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Green Toad Bus
Website
greentoadbus.com
Bus from Salta to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
greentoadbus.com
Andesmar
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Santiago Alameda to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$35 - $75
Premium
$75 - $110
1st Class
$95 - $140
El Rapido Internacional
Email
info@elrapidoint.com.ar
Website
elrapidoint.com.ar
Bus from Mendoza to Santiago
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Promo Semi Cama
$13 - $16
Semi Cama
$14 - $18
Cama
$19 - $22
Pluss Chile
Phone
+56 (2) 26419926
Email
info@plusschile.cl
Website
plusschile.cl
Bus from Santiago - San Borja to Calama
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
plusschile.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl
Frontera del Norte
Phone
+56 065-280 999 / 9 6633 7480
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
recorrido.cl
Atacama 2000
Phone
+56 (55) 2316664
Bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
voyhoy.com
Book at
voyhoy.com

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