There are 2 ways to get from Oruro to Calama by bus or car

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Bus  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Oruro to Calama

$20 - $35

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Drive  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Oruro to Calama 476.5 miles

$75 - $120

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oruro and arriving at Calama. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

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The distance between Oruro and Calama is 531 km. The road distance is 762.4 km.

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The best way to get from Oruro to Calama without a car is to bus which takes 13 h and costs .

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The bus from Oruro to Calama takes 13 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Oruro to Calama bus services, operated by Trans Salvador, depart from Oruro station.

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Oruro to Calama bus services, operated by Trans Salvador, arrive at Calama station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oruro to Calama is 762 km. It takes approximately 10 h 45 min to drive from Oruro to Calama.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Calama. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 331.7 miles
  • Duration: 13 h

What companies run services between Oruro, Bolivia and Calama, Chile?

Trans Salvador operates a bus from Oruro to Calama twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 13 h.

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