There are 7 ways to get from Puerto Montt to El Chaltén by car, bus, ferry, plane, car ferry or shuttle

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

Drive, bus  •  26 h 11 min

  1. Via El Chaltén

$109 - $186

Cheapest option

Bus, Marga  •  32 h

$81 - $136

5 alternative options

Ferry, drive  •  38 h 13 min

$180 - $300

Bus to San Carlos de Bariloche, fly to El Calafate, bus  •  14 h 23 min

  1. BRC - FTE

$204 - $862

Fly Puerto Montt to Balmaceda, drive, car ferry, Marga  •  19 h 59 min

  1. PMC - BBA

$138 - $341

Fly Puerto Montt to Puerto Natales, bus  •  23 h 10 min

  1. PMC - PNT

$462 - $1,708

Fly Puerto Montt to Punta Arenas, bus  •  16 h 21 min

  1. PMC - PUQ

$156 - $666

Questions & Answers

The distance between Puerto Montt and El Chaltén is 874 km.

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Montt to El Chaltén is to bus and Marga which costs $80 - $140 and takes 32 h.

The quickest way to get from Puerto Montt to El Chaltén is to bus and fly which takes 14 h 23 min and costs $200 - $900.

No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Montt to El Chaltén. However, there are services departing from Puerto Montt and arriving at El Chaltén via Bariloche and El Hoyo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h.

It takes approximately 26 h 11 min to get from Puerto Montt to El Chaltén, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Puerto Montt to El Chaltén via Bariloche and El Hoyo in around 32 h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Puerto Montt to Balmaceda
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Puerto Montt to Puerto Natales via Santiago
Ave. Duration
12 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,500
Flights from Puerto Montt to Puerto Natales via Punta Arenas, Santiago
Ave. Duration
21 h 34 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,700
Flights from Puerto Montt to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Puerto Montt to Balmaceda
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Puerto Montt to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Puerto Montt to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Bus operators
Chalten Travel
Phone
2962493022
Email
contacto@chaltentravel.com
Website
chaltentravel.com
Bus from El Bolsón to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
chaltentravel.com
Book at
chaltentravel.com
Bus from El Calafate to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
chaltentravel.com
Book at
chaltentravel.com
Taqsa
Phone
+54 800-333-1188
Email
info@taqsa.com.ar
Website
taqsa.com.ar
Bus from El Bolsón to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$50 - $75
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 Chaltén
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$55 - $80
Bus from El Calafate to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus from Los Antiguos to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
taqsa.plataforma10.com.ar
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$30 - $45
Andesmar
Phone
1-786-2337639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Puerto Montt to Bariloche
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Executive
$19 - $27
Suite
$28 - $33
Via Bariloche
Phone
0810-333-7575
Website
viabariloche.com.ar
Bus from Puerto Montt to San Carlos de Bariloche
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
viabariloche.com.ar
Book at
checkout.busplus.com.ar
Standard
$17 - $22
Turismo Zaahj
Phone
(56) 61-2412260
Email
ZAAHJ@entelchile.net
Website
turismozaahj.co.cl
Bus from El Calafate to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $35
Schedules at
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
Caltur
Phone
2902491386
Website
caltur.com.ar
Bus from El Calafate to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
caltur.com.ar
Bus from Los Antiguos to El Chaltén
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
caltur.com.ar
Ferry operators
Navimag Ferries
Website
navimag.com
Ferry from Puerto Montt to Puerto Chacabuco
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
navimag.com
Cabin AAA
$142
Cabin BB
$102
Cabin CC
$80
Somarco
Phone
+56 67 224 7400
Website
barcazas.cl
Car ferry from Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez to Chile Chico
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
barcazas.cl

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