There are 6 ways to get from Pucón to El Calafate by bus, plane, shuttle 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, bus to San Carlos de Bariloche, fly to El Calafate  •  10 h 47 min

  1. BRC - FTE

$209 - $839

Cheapest option

Bus, Marga  •  34 h 32 min

$92 - $133

4 alternative options

Bus to La Araucanía, fly to Puerto Natales, bus  •  25 h 48 min

  1. ZCO - PNT

$360 - $1,553

Bus to Chapelco, fly to Rio Gallegos, bus  •  21 h 4 min

  1. CPC - RGL

$594 - $1,558

Bus  •  26 h 34 min

$106 - $144

Drive  •  26 h 49 min

  1. 1145.9 miles

$190 - $290

What companies run services between Pucón, Chile and El Calafate, Argentina?

You can take a bus from Pucón to El Calafate via Junín de los Andes, Bariloche, and San Carlos Bariloche in around 26 h 34 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from La Araucanía to Puerto Natales via Santiago
Ave. Duration
19 h 9 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Chapelco to Rio Gallegos via Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from San Carlos de Bariloche to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Chapelco to Rio Gallegos via Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Chapelco to Rio Gallegos via Cordoba, Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Bus operators
El Valle
Phone
0810-333-7575
Website
elvalle.com.ar
Bus from Junín de los Andes to Bariloche
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
elvalle.com.ar
Regular
$10 - $15
Bed
$13 - $18
Bus from San Martín de los Andes to Bariloche
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
elvalle.com.ar
Regular
$9 - $13
Bed
$11 - $15
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Pucón to Temuco
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Turismo Zaahj
Phone
(56) 61-2412260
Email
ZAAHJ@entelchile.net
Website
turismozaahj.co.cl
Shuttle from Puerto Natales to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2 - $140
Schedules at
turismozaahj.co.cl
Taqsa
Phone
+54 800-333-1188
Email
info@taqsa.com.ar
Website
taqsa.com.ar
Bus from Río Gallegos to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
Book at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$16 - $22
Bus from Bariloche to El Hoyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$10 - $14
Bus from El Hoyo to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
23 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$65 - $90
Omni Lineas
Phone
+54 261 441 5390
Email
contacto@omnilineas.com.ar
Website
omnilineas.com.ar
Bus from Pucón to San Martín de los Andes
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
omnilineas.com.ar
Book at
omnilineas.com.ar

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pucón and El Calafate is 1230 km. The road distance is 1833 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pucón to El Calafate is to bus and Marga which costs $90 - $140 and takes 34 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Pucón to El Calafate is to bus and fly which takes 10 h 47 min and costs $200 - $850.

No, there is no direct bus from Pucón to El Calafate. However, there are services departing from Pucón and arriving at El Calafate via Junín de los Andes and San Carlos Bariloche. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 47 min to get from Pucón to El Calafate, including transfers.