There are 6 ways to get from Mendoza to Uyuni 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 Uyuni  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Mendoza (MDZ) to Uyuni (UYU) MDZ - UYU

$386 - $1,506

Cheapest option

Bus El Rapido Internacional  •  35 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Mendoza to La Quiaca Via La Quiaca
  2. Take the bus from Villazón to Uyuni

$49 - $105

4 alternative options

Fly Mendoza to Calama, bus  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Mendoza (MDZ) to Calama (CJC) MDZ - CJC
  2. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni

$316 - $724

Bus to Santiago, fly to Uyuni  •  17 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Mendoza to Santiago
  2. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Uyuni (UYU) SCL - UYU

$533 - $4,134

Bus Pluss Chile  •  38 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Mendoza to Santiago Sur
  2. Take the bus from Santiago - San Borja to Calama
  3. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni

$62 - $96

Drive  •  22 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Mendoza to Uyuni 1177.7 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mendoza to Uyuni is to bus which costs $1700 - $2700 and takes 38 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mendoza to Uyuni is to fly which costs $10000 - $42000 and takes 12 h 31 min.

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The distance between Mendoza and Uyuni is 1396 km. The road distance is 1884.3 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 31 min to get from Mendoza to Uyuni, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mendoza to Uyuni. However, there are services departing from Mendoza and arriving at Uyuni via Villazón. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Mendoza, Argentina and Uyuni, Potosí, Bolivia?

LATAM Chile, Amaszonas and four other airlines fly from Mendoza to Uyuni every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mendoza to Uyuni via La Quiaca and Villazón in around 35 h 37 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Mendoza to Uyuni via Santiago, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Mendoza to Uyuni via Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini, Cordoba, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,400
Flights from Mendoza to Uyuni via Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg, Cordoba, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,400
Flights from Mendoza to Uyuni via Cordoba, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Iquique, La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via La Paz
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Lima, La Paz
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,700
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Lima, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Cordoba, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
17 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Mendoza to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Mendoza to Calama via Santiago, La Serena
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Mendoza to Uyuni via Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini, Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Mendoza to Uyuni via Santiago, Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Mendoza to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Mendoza to Calama via Santiago, Concepcion
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Bus operators
Atacama 2000
Phone
+56 (55) 2316664
Bus from Calama to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
voyhoy.com
Book at
voyhoy.com
Tas-Choapa
Phone
+54 261 431-2140
Website
taschoapa.cl
Bus from Mendoza to Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
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
El Rapido Internacional
Email
info@elrapidoint.com.ar
Website
elrapidoint.com.ar
Bus from Mendoza to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Promo Semi Cama
$40 - $50
Semi Cama
$60 - $85
Cama
$75 - $90
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Villazón to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
facebook.com
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
$52
Schedules at
plusschile.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl

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