There are 3 ways to get from Pucón to Talca by bus, train 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  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Pucón to Talca-Cruce Varoli Cl286

$15 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Pucón to Temuco
  2. Take the bus from Temuco to Chillán
  3. Take the train from Chillan to Talca

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Pucón to Talca 333.9 miles

$55 - $80

What companies run services between Pucón, Chile and Talca, Chile?

Pullman Bus operates a bus from Pucón to Talca once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h 37 min. Turbus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Tren Central
Website
trencentral.cl
Train from Chillan to Talca
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
trencentral.cl
Bus operators
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Pucón to Talca-Cruce Varoli
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
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
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Pucón to Talca
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$18 - $25
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus from Temuco to Chillán
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$16 - $24

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pucón and Talca is 430 km. The road distance is 534 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pucón to Talca is to bus which costs $15 - $35 and takes 6 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Pucón to Talca is to drive which takes 5 h 23 min and costs $55 - $80.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pucón and arriving at Talca-Cruce Varoli. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

The bus from Pucón to Talca-Cruce Varoli takes 6 h 37 min including transfers and departs once daily.