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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

$37 - $41

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Train, bus via Oruro  •  39 h 38 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 Oruro
  3. Take the train from Oruro to Uyuní

$84 - $157

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

$37 - $71

Drive  •  23 h 49 min

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

$75 - $120

Fly to Uyuni  •  47 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Corumba (CMG) to Uyuni (UYU) CMG - UYU

$802 - $1,863

Fly to Potosi, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Fly from Corumba (CMG) to Potosi (POI) CMG - POI
  2. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni

$541 - $1,252

Fly to Sucre, bus  •  36 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Corumba (CMG) to Sucre (SRE) CMG - SRE
  2. Take the bus from Sucre to Potosí
  3. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni

$398 - $887

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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 drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 23 h 49 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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The best way to get from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni is to bus which takes 33 h and costs $36 - $41. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $800 - $1,900 and takes 47 h 2 min.

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There is no direct flight from Corumba Airport to Uyuni Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 days 4 h and has three 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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Map of how to get 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 de la Sierra, Potosi, Uyuni, and Salar de Uyuni in around 33 h. Alternatively, Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras, Boliviana de Aviación and two other airlines fly from Puerto Suárez to Salar de Uyuni twice a week.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Corumba to Uyuni via Cuiaba, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
46 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Cuiaba, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
25 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Cuiaba, Campo Grande, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
25 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Florianopolis, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Navegantes, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Curitiba, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Corumba to Potosi via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Curitiba, Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
44 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Corumba to Potosi via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
44 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Corumba to Potosi via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
44 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Corumba to Potosi via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Navegantes, Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
44 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Corumba to Potosi via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
44 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Corumba to Sucre via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Curitiba, Sao Paulo, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
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
6 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $19
Schedules at
ferroviaria-andina.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
$10 - $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
Trans Copacabana SA
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
$14
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
Phone
+591 79576765
Bus from Sucre to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Sucre to Potosí
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Todo Turismo
Phone
+(591) 2228 7038
Email
atencionalcliente@todoturismosrl.com
Website
todoturismosrl.com
Bus from Sucre Bus Terminal to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
todoturismosrl.com
Book at
todoturismosrl.com
Trans Emperador
Phone
+591 68660423
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Potosí
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
busesbolivia.wordpress.com
Transtin Dil Rey
Phone
+591 4 6452518
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Potosí
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
facebook.com
Linea Sindical Flota Villa Imperial
Phone
+(591)-2-6243373
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Potosí
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
potosy.com.bo

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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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Boliviana de Aviación, Gol Transportes Aéreos, Amaszonas and Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras offer flights from Corumba Airport to Uyuni Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Salar de Uyuni. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Puerto Suárez to Corumba Airport is to drive which takes 18 min and costs $2 - $3.

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