There are 4 ways to get from Oruro to Putre by 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

Bus, drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Oruro to Patacamaya
  2. Take the bus from Patacamaya to Sajama
  3. Drive from Sajama to Putre

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Oruro to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Putre Arica-Putre

$65 - $71

2 alternative options

Bus, drive via Caracollo  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Caracollo to Patacamaya
  2. Take the bus from Patacamaya to Sajama
  3. Drive from Sajama to Putre

Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Oruro to Putre 210.6 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The distance between Oruro and Putre is 256 km. The road distance is 337 km.

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The best way to get from Oruro to Putre without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to get from Oruro to Putre, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oruro to Putre is 337 km. It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to drive from Oruro to Putre.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Putre. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oruro to Putre.
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  • Distance: 159.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 18 min

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

You can take a bus from Oruro to Putre via Oruro and Arica in around 12 h 10 min.

Bus operators
Trans Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from Oruro to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Naser
Phone
+591 2 2280861
Bus from Oruro to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from Oruro to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from Caracollo to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Trans Atlas
Phone
+531 2 2284899
Website
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Oruro to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Universo
Phone
La Paz +(591)73541750/ Potosí: +(591)-26245828
Bus from Oruro to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Caracollo to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Sajama
Phone
+591 4 5262172 / 74115098
Email
transsajama-2006@yahoo.com
Website
sernap.gob.bo
Bus from Patacamaya to Sajama
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sernap.gob.bo
Trans Lujan SRL
Phone
+591 4 4553910 Cochabamba / +591 2 25258523 Oruro / +56 57 232 6955 Calama
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to Arica
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
facebook.com
Turismo La Paloma
Phone
+56 (58) 2222710
Email
transportes@translapaloma.cl
Website
translapaloma.cl
Bus from Arica to Putre
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
translapaloma.cl
Transportes Gutierrez
Phone
+56 58 222 9338
Bus from Arica to Putre
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6

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