There are 2 ways to get from Puerto Montt to Esquel by bus, car or car ferry
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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Montt to Esquel is to bus and drive which costs $28 - $50 and takes 5 h 39 min.
The quickest way to get from Puerto Montt to Esquel is to bus and drive which costs $28 - $50 and takes 5 h 39 min.
The distance between Puerto Montt and Esquel is 209 km.
It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Puerto Montt to Esquel, including transfers.
The nearest airport to Esquel is Esquel (EQS) Airport which is 14.3 km away. Other nearby airports include San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) (196.8 km), Puerto Montt (PMC) (220.3 km), Comodoro Rivadavia (CRD) (442.8 km) and La Araucanía (ZCO) (473.6 km).
What companies run services between Puerto Montt, Chile and Esquel, Argentina?
There is no direct connection from Puerto Montt to Esquel. However, you can take the bus to Futaleufú then take the drive to Esquel. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Puerto Montt, take the car ferry to Chaitén, then take the drive to Esquel.
Car ferry from Puerto Montt to Chaitén
- Ave. Duration
- 9 h
- 3 times a week
- Schedules at
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