There are 5 ways to get from Puerto Montt to Puerto Río Tranquilo by plane, taxi, car, bus, ferry or bus and ferry

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Fly, taxi  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Montt (PMC) to Balmaceda (BBA) PMC - BBA
  2. Take a taxi from Balmaceda to Puerto Río Tranquilo

$202 - $412

Cheapest option

Ferry, drive  •  29 h 50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Puerto Montt to Puerto Chacabuco
  2. Drive from Puerto Chacabuco to Puerto Río Tranquilo

$100 - $185

3 alternative options

Drive, bus  •  22 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Caleta La Arena to Lago Puelo
  2. Take the bus from El Bolsón to Los Antiguos
  3. Drive from Los Antiguos to Puerto Río Tranquilo

$101 - $148

Bus, taxi  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Montt to Chaitén Pm
  2. Take the bus from Chaitén to Coyhaique
  3. Take the bus from Coyhaique to Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez
  4. Take a taxi from Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez to Puerto Río Tranquilo

$152 - $172

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the ferry from Puerto Montt to Laguna San Rafael National Park Ruta Chonos
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Laguna San Rafael National Park to Puerto Río Tranquilo

$2,005 - $3,505

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Montt to Puerto Río Tranquilo is to drive and bus which costs $100 - $150 and takes 22 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Montt to Puerto Río Tranquilo is to fly and taxi which costs $200 - $420 and takes 8 h 35 min.

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The distance between Puerto Montt and Puerto Río Tranquilo is 574 km.

The best way to get from Puerto Montt to Puerto Río Tranquilo without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 22 h and costs $150 - $180.

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from Puerto Montt to Puerto Río Tranquilo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Puerto Montt Airport to Balmaceda Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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LATAM Chile and Sky Airline offer flights from Puerto Montt Airport to Balmaceda Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Puerto Río Tranquilo. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Montt to Puerto Río Tranquilo.
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  • Distance: 358.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 35 min

What companies run services between Puerto Montt, Chile and Puerto Río Tranquilo, Chile?

There is no direct connection from Puerto Montt to Puerto Río Tranquilo. However, you can take the bus to Del Salvador / Santa Rosa, take the walk to Puerto Varas, take the shuttle to Puerto Montt Airport, take the walk to Puerto Montt airport, fly to Balmaceda, then take the taxi to Puerto Río Tranquilo. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Caleta La Arena, take the drive to Lago Puelo, take the bus to El Bolsón, take the bus to Los Antiguos, then take the drive to Puerto Río Tranquilo.

Airlines
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Puerto Montt to Balmaceda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Puerto Montt to Balmaceda
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Bus operators
Kemelbus
Phone
+56 65 225 6450
Email
cotizaciones@kemelbus.cl
Website
kemelbus.cl
Bus from Puerto Montt to Chaitén
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
kemelbus.cl
Colectivos Puerto Ibáñez
Bus from Coyhaique to Puerto Ingeniero Ibáñez
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Turismo Ayacara
Website
ayacara.cl
Bus and ferry from Laguna San Rafael National Park to Puerto Río Tranquilo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$205
Schedules at
ayacara.cl
Book at
ayacara.cl
Ferry operators
Skorpios
Phone
+56 22 477 1900
Email
skoinfo@skorpios.cl
Website
skorpios.cl
Ferry from Puerto Montt to Laguna San Rafael National Park
Ave. Duration
45 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1,800 - $3,300
Schedules at
skorpios.cl
SINGLE
$3,300
DOUBLE
$2,300
TRIPLE
$1,800
Navimag Ferries
Website
navimag.com
Ferry from Puerto Montt to Puerto Chacabuco
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
navimag.com
Cabin AAA
$132
Cabin BB
$95
Cabin CC
$75
Other operators
Taxi from Balmaceda to Puerto Río Tranquilo
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Transfer T & T
Phone
+56 99 312 3939

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