There are 3 ways to get from Puerto Montt to Palena by bus, car ferry or car
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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Montt to Palena is to car ferry and bus which costs $4 and takes 13 h 45 min.
The quickest way to get from Puerto Montt to Palena is to car ferry and bus which costs $4 and takes 13 h 45 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Montt to Palena. However, there are services departing from Puerto Montt and arriving at Palena via Chaitén. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.
The distance between Puerto Montt and Palena is 256 km.
The best way to get from Puerto Montt to Palena without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs .
It takes approximately 7 h to get from Puerto Montt to Palena, including transfers.
Puerto Montt to Palena bus services, operated by Kemelbus, depart from Puerto Montt station.
Puerto Montt to Palena bus services, operated by Cumbres Nevadas, arrive at Palena station.
There are one+ hotels available in Palena. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Puerto Montt, Chile and Palena, Chile?
You can take a bus from Puerto Montt to Palena via Chaitén in around 7 h.
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Bus from Chaitén to Palena
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 30 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
Car ferry from Puerto Montt to Chaitén
- Ave. Duration
- 9 h
- 3 times a week
- Schedules at
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