There are 5 ways to get from Puno to Salar de Uyuni (Station) by bus, train, bus and ferry, car or plane

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

Bus  •  18 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz Direct service / ...
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Uyuni La Paz

$27 - $66

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  19 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to Juliaca
  2. Take the bus from Juliaca to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Oruro
  4. Take the train from Oruro to Uyuní

$81 - $134

Tour, bus  •  26 h 14 min

  1. Take the Tour from Puno to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Challapata
  3. Take the bus from Challapata to Uyuni

Drive  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Puno to Salar de Uyuni (Station) 478.8 miles

$65 - $110

Bus, fly  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  2. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Uyuni (UYU) LPB - UYU

$156 - $444

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puno to Salar de Uyuni (Station) is to bus which costs $26 - $70 and takes 18 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puno to Salar de Uyuni (Station) is to bus and fly which costs $150 - $450 and takes 9 h 27 min.

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The distance between Puno and Salar de Uyuni (Station) is 592 km. The road distance is 766.1 km.

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It takes approximately 18 h 9 min to get from Puno to Salar de Uyuni (Station), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puno to Salar de Uyuni (Station). However, there are services departing from Puno and arriving at Salar de Uyuni via La Paz and Uyuni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 9 min.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Puno to Salar de Uyuni (Station) is 766 km. It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to drive from Puno to Salar de Uyuni (Station).

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  • Distance: 370.1 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 9 min

What companies run services between Puno, Peru and Salar de Uyuni (Station), Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Puno to Salar de Uyuni (Station) via La Paz and Uyuni in around 18 h 9 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
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
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
Tour Peru
Phone
951677194
Email
reservas@tourperu.com.pe
Website
tourperu.com.pe
Bus from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Flota Panamericana
Phone
+591 2 2285657 / 77201755
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Cruz del Norte
Phone
+56 (9) 82248119
Email
ventas@turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Website
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Illimani
Phone
+591 2 2282025/ 76789423/ Potosí: +(591)2-6243343
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Trans Omar
Phone
591 (02) 2281785 / 591 2 - 02693-2553
Email
buses@transomar.com
Website
transomar.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Challapata
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Challapata to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Panasur
Phone
+591-73280859/ Whatsapp: +591-68073062
Email
info@uyunipanasur.com
Website
uyunipanasur.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
uyunibus.com
Predilecto Tours
Todo Turismo
Phone
+(591) 2228 7038
Email
atencionalcliente@todoturismosrl.com
Website
todoturismosrl.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
todoturismosrl.com
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Puno to Juliaca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $22
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$7 - $11
Regular
$13 - $19
VIP
$15 - $22
Transporte Aroma
Phone
(+591) 2281894
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Transporte Andino
Phone
+(591) 22282155
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Rumbo Explora
Phone
+51 989 643208
Email
rumboexplora@gmail.com
Website
titicaca.cruises
Bus and ferry from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$293
Schedules at
titicaca.cruises
Book at
titicaca.cruises
Trans Universo
Phone
La Paz +(591)73541750/ Potosí: +(591)-26245828
Bus from La Paz to Challapata
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cosmos
Phone
+(591) 2 2281938 / Potosí: +(591)2-6245831
Bus from La Paz to Challapata
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
facebook.com

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