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There are 5 ways to get from Pichilemu to Salinas Grandes by bus or plane

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Bus, travel via Chamical  •  24h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Pichilemu to Litueche
  2. Take the bus from Litueche to Santiago - Sur
  3. Take the bus from Santiago to Mendoza
  4. Take the bus from Mendoza to Chamical
  5. Take the bus from Chamical to Serrezuela
  6. Travel from Serrezuela to Salinas Grandes

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Bus, travel  •  28h

  1. Take the bus from Pichilemu to Santiago - San Borja
  2. Take the bus from Santiago to Mendoza
  3. Take the bus from Mendoza to Serrezuela
  4. Travel from Serrezuela to Salinas Grandes

Bus, travel #2  •  28h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Pichilemu to Santiago - San Borja
  2. Take the bus from Santiago de Chile to Mendoza
  3. Take the bus from Mendoza to Serrezuela
  4. Travel from Serrezuela to Salinas Grandes

Bus, fly to Catamarca, travel  •  22h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Pichilemu to Litueche
  2. Take the bus from Litueche to Santiago - Sur
  3. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Catamarca (CTC) SCL - CTC
  4. Travel from Catamarca to Salinas Grandes

Bus, fly to Cordoba, travel  •  15h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Pichilemu to Litueche
  2. Take the bus from Litueche to Santiago - Sur
  3. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Cordoba (COR) SCL - COR
  4. Take the bus from Córdoba to Cruz del Eje
  5. Travel from Cruz del Eje to Salinas Grandes
Chile → Argentina
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International entry into Argentina from Chile

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Chile
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Argentina from Chile

  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
This applies to arrivals from Chile
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  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travel insurance and medical declaration are required for foreign nationals
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Argentina

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Rules to follow in Argentina

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Considerations leaving from Chile

There are no current restrictions

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Argentina is currently allowed from Chile.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Salinas Grandes is 120.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Salinas Grandes is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Salinas Grandes is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 120.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Chile from Argentina.

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Last updated: 9 May 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Gobierno de Argentina.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pichilemu and Salinas Grandes is 820 km.

The best way to get from Pichilemu to Salinas Grandes without a car is to bus and travel via Chamical which takes 24h 13m and costs .

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It takes approximately 24h 13m to get from Pichilemu to Salinas Grandes, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santiago Airport to Catamarca Airport. The quickest flight takes 11h 55m and has one stopover.

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Jetsmart and Aerolíneas Argentinas offer flights from Santiago Airport to Catamarca Airport.

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Map of how to get from Pichilemu to Salinas Grandes.
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  • Distance: 819.5 km
  • Duration: 24h 13m

What companies run services between Pichilemu, O'Higgins, Chile and Salinas Grandes, Argentina?

There is no direct connection from Pichilemu to Salinas Grandes. However, you can take the bus to Litueche, take the bus to Santiago, take the bus to Mendoza, take the bus to Chamical, take the walk to Chamical, take the bus to Serrezuela, then take the travel to Salinas Grandes. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Santiago - San Borja, take the walk to PA16-Parada 2 /, take the line 210 night bus to PI345-Parada 2 /, take the walk to Santiago, take the bus to Mendoza, take the bus to Serrezuela, then take the travel to Salinas Grandes.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Santiago to Catamarca via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15000 - $65000
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santiago to Cordoba
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26000 - $150000
Bus operators
TranSantin
Phone
+56 72 277 4473
Website
transantin.cl
Bus from Pichilemu to Litueche
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transantin.cl
Bus from Litueche to Santiago - Sur
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$921
Schedules at
transantin.cl
Bus from Pichilemu to Santiago - San Borja
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1278
Schedules at
transantin.cl
El Rapido Internacional
Phone
1-305-677-0535
Email
info@elrapidoint.com.ar
Website
elrapidoint.com.ar
Bus from Santiago to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1100 - $1600
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Semi Bed
$1100 - $1600
Bed
$1200 - $1800
COITRAM
Phone
+54261 431-1999
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Santiago to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9200
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 0810 222-5202 // +54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Mendoza to Chamical
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1000 - $1500
Schedules at
flechabus.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$1000 - $1500
Suite
$1600 - $2100
Bed
$1200 - $1700
Chevallier
Phone
+54 0810-222-5216
Email
atencionalcliente@nuevachevallier.com
Website
nuevachevallier.com
Bus from Chamical to Serrezuela
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1000 - $1600
Schedules at
nuevachevallier.com
Bed
$1300 - $1600
Semi Bed
$1000 - $1300
Bus from Córdoba to Cruz del Eje
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1100 - $1700
Schedules at
nuevachevallier.com
Bed
$1400 - $1700
Semi Bed
$1100 - $1400
MT Bus
Phone
+56 600 600 0018
Email
clientes@pullmanbus.cl
Website
pullmanbus.cl
Bus from Pichilemu to Santiago
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1209
Schedules at
pullmanbus.cl
Pullman Bus
Phone
+56 600 600 0018
Email
clientes@pullmanbus.cl
Website
pullmanbus.cl
Bus from Pichilemu to Santiago
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$650 - $1700
Schedules at
pullmanbus.cl
Semi Cama
$650 - $950
Salón Cama
$750 - $1700
Cata International
Andesmar
Phone
1 786 233 7639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Santiago de Chile to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1000 - $1500
Website
Andesmar
Semi-Bed
$1000 - $1500
Bed
$1400 - $1900
Buses Ahumada
Phone
+56 600 360 0224
Email
contacto@busesahumada.cl
Website
busesahumada.cl
Bus from Santiago de Chile - Los Héroes to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2200 - $5500
Website
Buses Ahumada

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