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There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama by plane, shuttle, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly, shuttle  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Montt (PMC) to Calama (CJC) PMC - CJC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calama Airport to San Pedro de Atacama

$290 - $650

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  35 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago Borja Puerto Montt - Santiago / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santiago - San Borja to San Pedro de Atacama Santiago

$53 - $125

4 alternative options

Bus via San Francisco / Colón  •  35 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Varas to Santiago
  2. Take the bus from Santiago Alameda to San Pedro de Atacama Santiago

$55 - $108

Bus  •  35 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago Buses ETM / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santiago Alameda to San Pedro de Atacama Santiago

$57 - $113

Bus Pullman Bus  •  39 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Montt to Valparaíso
  2. Take the bus from Valparaiso to Calama
  3. Take the bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama

$70 - $147

Drive  •  28 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama 1682.5 miles

$270 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama is to bus which costs $55 - $110 and takes 35 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama is to fly and shuttle which costs $290 - $650 and takes 8 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama. However, there are services departing from Puerto Montt and arriving at San Pedro de Atacama via Santiago Alameda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 10 min.

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The distance between Puerto Montt and San Pedro de Atacama is 2110 km. The road distance is 2692 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama without a car is to bus which takes 35 h 1 min and costs $55 - $110.

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama, including transfers.

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Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama bus services, operated by E.T.M., depart from Puerto Montt station.

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There is no direct flight from Puerto Montt Airport to Calama Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 33 min and has one stopover.

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Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama bus services, operated by Turbus, arrive at San Pedro de Atacama station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama is 2692 km. It takes approximately 28 h 5 min to drive from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama.
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  • Distance: 1319 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

What companies run services between Puerto Montt, Chile and San Pedro de Atacama, Chile?

You can take a bus from Puerto Montt to San Pedro de Atacama via San Francisco / Colón, Puerto Varas, Santiago, La Moneda, San Alberto Hurtado, and Santiago Alameda in around 35 h 1 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Puerto Montt to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Puerto Montt to Calama via Santiago, La Serena
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Puerto Montt to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Puerto Montt to Calama via Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Bus operators
Denomades
Phone
+56 9 4918 4204
Email
reservas@denomades.com
Website
denomades.com
Shuttle from Calama Airport to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
denomades.com
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denomades.com
Transfer Pampa
Phone
(+56 9) 5226 0722 / 5226 0720
Email
reservas@transferpampa.cl
Website
transferpampa.cl
Shuttle from Calama Airport to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
transferpampa.cl
Book at
transferpampa.cl
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Santiago Alameda to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$35 - $70
Premium
$70 - $100
1st Class
$90 - $140
Bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago - Alameda Terminal
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$22 - $45
Premium
$45 - $70
1st Class
$55 - $80
Bus from Santiago - San Borja to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
22 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$35 - $70
Premium
$70 - $100
1st Class
$90 - $140
Bus from Puerto Montt to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$24 - $50
Premium
$50 - $75
1st Class
$60 - $90
E.T.M.
Phone
+56 65 229 0100
Email
contacto@busesetm.cl
Website
etm.cl
Bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
etm.cl
Thae Bus
Website
thaebus.cl
Bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago - Terminal Sur
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
thaebus.cl
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago Sur
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago Borja
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Bus from Puerto Montt to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Bus from Valparaiso to Calama
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Buses Fierro
Website
busesfierro.cl
Bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
busesfierro.cl
Buses Los Libertadores
Bus Norte
Phone
+56 6004015151
Email
servicioalcliente@busnortechile.cl
Website
busnortechile.cl
Bus from Puerto Montt to Valparaíso
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Schedules at
busnortechile.cl
Semi Cama
$37
Cama Suite
$56
Ktur
Phone
+56 (055) 292 4660
Email
contacto@ktur.cl
Website
ktur.cl
Bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ktur.cl
Transporte Amanecer
Phone
+56 9 82555550 / 55 2 892043
Email
pullman.amanecer10@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Sky Airline, JetSMART and LATAM Chile offer flights from Puerto Montt Airport to Calama Airport.

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There are 239+ hotels available in San Pedro de Atacama. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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