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There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén by bus, plane 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.

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Bus, fly  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Madryn to Trelew
  2. Fly from Trelew (REL) to El Calafate (FTE) REL - FTE
  3. Take the bus from El Calafate to El Chaltén

$319 - $509

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Bus via Perito Moreno  •  23 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Madryn to Caleta Olivia
  2. Take the bus from Caleta Olivia to Perito Moreno
  3. Take the bus from Perito Moreno to El Chaltén

$54 - $82

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Bus  •  24 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Madryn to Caleta Olivia
  2. Take the bus from Caleta Olivia to Perito Moreno
  3. Take the bus from Perito Moreno to El Chaltén

$63 - $103

Bus via Comodoro Rivadavia  •  25 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Madryn to Comodoro Rivadavia
  2. Take the bus from Comodoro Rivadavia to Perito Moreno
  3. Take the bus from Perito Moreno to El Chaltén

$54 - $87

Bus Tramat  •  28 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Madryn to Río Gallegos
  2. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to El Calafate
  3. Take the bus from El Calafate to El Chaltén

$72 - $134

Drive  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén 841 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén is to bus which costs $1900 - $3000 and takes 23 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén is to bus and fly which costs $11000 - $19000 and takes 8 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén. However, there are services departing from Puerto Madryn and arriving at El Chaltén via Caleta Olivia and Perito Moreno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 23 min.

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The distance between Puerto Madryn and El Chaltén is 947 km. The road distance is 1345.7 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 23 min and costs $1900 - $3000.

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It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to get from Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén, including transfers.

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Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén bus services, operated by Viatac, depart from Puerto Madryn station.

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The quickest flight from Trelew Airport to El Calafate Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén bus services, operated by Chalten Travel, arrive at El Chaltén station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén is 1346 km. It takes approximately 18 h 45 min to drive from Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén.

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  • Distance: 591.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 16 min

What companies run services between Puerto Madryn, Argentina and El Chaltén, Santa Cruz, Argentina?

You can take a bus from Puerto Madryn to El Chaltén via Caleta Olivia, Perito Moreno, and Perito Moreno in around 23 h 23 min.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Trelew to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $480
Bus operators
28 de Julio
Phone
+54- 0280- 4472056
Website
terminalmadryn.com
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Trelew
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lafundacion.edu.ar
Book at
terminalmadryn.com
El Ñandu
Phone
+54 (280) 4427499
Email
elnandu_srl@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Trelew
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Viatac
Website
viatac.com.ar
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Trelew
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$2 - $3
Bed
$2 - $4
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Caleta Olivia
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$17 - $24
Bed
$19 - $28
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Comodoro Rivadavia
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$15 - $21
Bed
$17 - $25
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Río Gallegos
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$40 - $60
Bed
$45 - $70
Chalten Travel
Phone
2962493022
Email
contacto@chaltentravel.com
Website
chaltentravel.com
Bus from El Calafate to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
chaltentravel.com
Book at
chaltentravel.com
Bus from Perito Moreno to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
chaltentravel.com
Book at
chaltentravel.com
Turismo Zaahj
Phone
+56 61 241 2260
Email
zaahj@entelchile.net
Website
turismozaahj.co.cl
Bus from El Calafate to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $35
Schedules at
turismozaahj.co.cl
Cooperativa Sportman
Phone
+54 297 499 1930
Email
administracion@coopsportman.com
Website
coopsportman.com
Bus from Caleta Olivia to Perito Moreno
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
coopsportman.com
Book at
ticketonline.com.ar
Bus from Comodoro Rivadavia to Perito Moreno
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
coopsportman.com
Book at
ticketonline.com.ar
Tramat
Phone
0810-122-8907
Email
info@tramatsa.com.ar
Website
tramatweb.com
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Caleta Olivia
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
tramatweb.com
Book at
tramatweb.com
Semi Bed
$20 - $35
Bed
$27 - $40
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Comodoro Rivadavia
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
tramatweb.com
Book at
tramatweb.com
Semi Bed
$17 - $27
Bed
$23 - $35
Bus from Puerto Madryn to Río Gallegos
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
tramatweb.com
Book at
tramatweb.com
Semi Bed
$45 - $75
Bed
$65 - $90
Taqsa
Phone
+54 800-333-1188
Email
info@taqsa.com.ar
Website
taqsa.com.ar
Bus from Caleta Olivia to Perito Moreno
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
Book at
taqsa.com.ar
Bed
$18 - $25
Semi Bed
$16 - $26
Bus from Río Gallegos to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
Book at
taqsa.com.ar
Bed
$18 - $25
Semi Bed
$16 - $26

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Aerolíneas Argentinas offers flights from Trelew Airport to El Calafate Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in El Chaltén. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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