There are 5 ways to get from Purmamarca to Salta by bus, taxi, car, rideshare or train

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Bus  •  3h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Purmamarca to San Salvador de Jujuy Susques
  2. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Salta Jujuy

$220 - $550

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Shared Taxi, bus, train  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the Shared Taxi from Purmamarca to San Salvador de Jujuy
  2. Take the bus from San salvador de Jujuy to General Güemes
  3. Take the train from Güemes to Salta

$206 - $585

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 3m

  1. Take a taxi from Purmamarca to Salta 182.9 km

$4000 - $4800

Drive  •  2h 3m

  1. Drive from Purmamarca to Salta 182.9 km

$1100 - $1700

Shared Taxi, bus  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the Shared Taxi from Purmamarca to San Salvador de Jujuy Jujuy / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Salta La Quiaca

$350 - $670

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The cheapest way to get from Purmamarca to Salta is to bus which costs $220 - $550 and takes 3h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Purmamarca to Salta is to taxi which costs $4000 - $4800 and takes 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purmamarca to Salta. However, there are services departing from Purmamarca and arriving at Salta via San Salvador de Jujuy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 44m.

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The distance between Purmamarca and Salta is 116 km. The road distance is 182.9 km.

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The best way to get from Purmamarca to Salta without a car is to bus which takes 3h 44m and costs $220 - $550.

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It takes approximately 3h 44m to get from Purmamarca to Salta, including transfers.

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Purmamarca to Salta bus services, operated by Empresa Purmamarca, depart from Purmamarca station.

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Purmamarca to Salta bus services, operated by Balut, arrive at Salta station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purmamarca to Salta is 183 km. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from Purmamarca to Salta.

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There are 758+ hotels available in Salta. Prices start at $6250 ARS per night.

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  • Distance: 116 km
  • Duration: 3h 44m

What companies run services between Purmamarca, Argentina and Salta, Argentina?

You can take a bus from Purmamarca to Salta via San Salvador de Jujuy in around 3h 44m.

Train operators
Trenes Argentinos
Phone
+54 800 2228736
Website
trenesargentinos.gob.ar
Train from Güemes to Salta
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
argentina.gob.ar
Bus operators
Empresa Purmamarca
Bus from Purmamarca to San Salvador de Jujuy
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Balut
Phone
+54 0810-888-2258
Email
info@baluthermanos.com.ar
Website
balutsrl.com.ar
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Salta
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$220 - $350
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi bed
$250 - $350
Suite
$220 - $290
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to General Güemes
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi bed
$180 - $260
Suite
$130 - $170
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 0810 222-5202 // +54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Salta
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Schedules at
flechabus.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$380 - $550
Suite
$900 - $1200
Bed
$400 - $550
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to General Güemes
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$300 - $430
Schedules at
flechabus.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$300 - $430
Suite
$800 - $1100
Bed
$300 - $420
Viatac
Website
viatac.com.ar
Bus from San salvador de Jujuy to General Güemes
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$180 - $240
Bed
$140 - $180
El Rapido Internacional
Phone
1-305-677-0535
Email
info@elrapidoint.com.ar
Website
elrapidoint.com.ar
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Güemes
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Promo Semi Cama
$180 - $210
Semi Cama
$70 - $95
Cama
$170 - $200
Other operators
Shared Taxi
Rideshare from Purmamarca to San Salvador de Jujuy
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120
Taxi from Purmamarca to Salta
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Estimated price
$4000 - $4800
TAXI YA Tilcara Jujuy
Phone
+54 3885 234-040
Website
taxiyajujuy.com
Remis Mario
Phone
+54 3881 568-25450
Centro Remis Tilcara
Phone
+54 3881 540-41381
Website
centroremistilcara.com

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