There are 7 ways to get from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  33 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Suarez to Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Potosí
  3. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni

$36 - $40

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Train, bus  •  40 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Puerto Quijarro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal to Sucre
  3. Take the bus from Sucre to Uyuni

$36 - $71

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Bus via Puerto Quijarro  •  37 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Quijarro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Potosí
  3. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni

$39 - $43

Train, bus, drive  •  38 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Puerto Quijarro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to Cochabamba
  3. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Provincia Arque
  4. Drive from Provincia Arque to Oruro
  5. Take the train from Oruro to Uyuní

$105 - $168

Drive  •  23 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni 1026.2 miles

$75 - $120

Bus, fly to Uyuni  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Corumbá to Campo Grande
  2. Fly from Campo Grande (CGR) to Uyuni (UYU) CGR - UYU

$727 - $1,608

Bus, fly to Potosi  •  41 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Corumbá to Campo Grande
  2. Fly from Campo Grande (CGR) to Potosi (POI) CGR - POI
  3. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni

$481 - $1,047

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni is to bus which costs $36 - $41 and takes 33 h.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni is to bus and fly which costs $700 - $1,700 and takes 23 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni. However, there are services departing from Puerto Suarez and arriving at Salar de Uyuni via Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Potosi and Uyuni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h.

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The distance between Puerto Suárez and Salar de Uyuni is 973 km. The road distance is 1642 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni without a car is to bus which takes 33 h and costs $36 - $41.

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It takes approximately 33 h to get from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni, including transfers.

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Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni bus services, operated by Pionera Trans Bolivia LTDA, depart from Puerto Suarez station.

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There is no direct flight from Campo Grande Airport to Uyuni Airport. The quickest flight takes 19 h 50 min and has two stopovers.

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Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni bus services, operated by Expreso 11 de Julio, arrive at Uyuni station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni is 1642 km. It takes approximately 23 h 49 min to drive from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni.

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  • Distance: 608.3 miles
  • Duration: 33 h

What companies run services between Puerto Suárez, Bolivia and Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni via Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Potosí, Potosi, Uyuni, and Salar de Uyuni in around 33 h.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Campo Grande to Uyuni via Sao Paulo, Cochabamba, La Paz
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Campo Grande to Potosi via Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Campo Grande to Potosi via Sao Paulo, Cochabamba, La Paz
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,000
Flights from Campo Grande to Potosi via Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Campo Grande to Potosi via Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Campo Grande to Potosi via Curitiba, Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Campo Grande to Potosi via Cuiaba, Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
32 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,100
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Campo Grande to Uyuni via Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Campo Grande to Uyuni via Sao Paulo, Cochabamba, La Paz
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Campo Grande to Uyuni via Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
28 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Train operators
Ferroviaria Oriental S.A
Phone
(+591) 3 3387000
Website
fo.com.bo
Train from Puerto Quijarro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
fo.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Mixto
$9 - $11
Expreso Oriental
$12 - $16
Ferrobús
$23 - $35
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Oruro to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $19
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$4 - $6
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$7 - $9
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$9 - $11
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$15 - $19
Bus operators
Pionera Trans Bolivia LTDA
Phone
+591 3492247 Santa Cruz / 76859463 San Ignacio
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Puerto Suarez to Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Potosí
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to Sucre
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
facebook.com
Expreso 11 de Julio
Phone
+591 62459036
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosi to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
La Preferida Bus
Phone
+591- 3-3647160
Email
atencionalcliente@lapreferidabus.com.bo
Website
lapreferidabus.com.bo
Bus from Puerto Quijarro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
lapreferidabus.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Carrasco
Phone
+591 60362456 Cochabamba / 4 4225457 Cochabamba / 71490343 Sucre
Email
jose_eddyporsiempre@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cosmos
Phone
+(591) 2 2281938 / Potosí: +(591)2-6245831
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Llallagua
Phone
+(591)-79967601
Bus from Cochabamba to Provincia Arque
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Book at
andestransit.com
Trans Caminante SRL
Phone
+591 71162388 Santa Cruz / 4 6429385 Sucre
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal to Sucre
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
facebook.com
El Mexicano
Phone
+591 67640155
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal to Sucre
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz to Sucre
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans 6 de Octubre
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Amaszonas, Boliviana de Aviación and Gol Transportes Aéreos offer flights from Campo Grande Airport to Uyuni Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Salar de Uyuni. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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