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There are 4 ways to get from Río Gallegos (River) to Ushuaia Airport (USH) by bus, plane, car or car ferry

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Bus to El Calafate, fly

  1. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Río Bote
  2. Fly from El Calafate (FTE) to Ushuaia (USH)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to Ushuaia

2 alternative options

Fly from Rio Gallegos

  1. Fly from Rio Gallegos (RGL) to Ushuaia (USH)

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Río Gallegos (River) to Punta Delgada
  2. Take the car ferry from Punta Delgada to Bahía Azul
  3. Drive from Bahía Azul to Ushuaia Airport (USH)

Rio Gallegos (RGL) to Ushuaia (USH) flights

The flight time between Rio Gallegos (RGL) and Ushuaia (USH) is around 16h 1m and covers a distance of around 365 km. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 11m. The fastest flight normally takes 13h 15m. Services are operated by Aerolíneas Argentinas. Typically 14 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
6h 50m
Layover time:
9h 11m
Total time:
16h 1m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
13h 15m
Flight distance:
365 km
Flights per week:
14
Cheapest price:
$15672
Carbon emissions:
120 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
18:50
Last flight departs at:
18:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rio Gallegos (RGL) to Ushuaia (USH) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Río Gallegos (River) to Ushuaia Airport (USH) is to bus which costs $3400 - $6500 and takes 11h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Río Gallegos (River) to Ushuaia Airport (USH) is to bus and fly which costs $12000 - $34000 and takes 6h 52m.

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It is approximately 364 km to get from Río Gallegos (River) to Ushuaia Airport (USH).

The best way to get from Río Gallegos (River) to Ushuaia Airport (USH) without a car is to bus which takes 11h 28m and costs $3400 - $6500.

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It takes approximately 6h 52m to get from Río Gallegos (River) to Ushuaia Airport (USH), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Río Gallegos (River) to Ushuaia Airport (USH) is to fly which takes 13h 55m and costs $17000 - $65000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $3400 - $6500 and takes 11h 28m.

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The quickest flight from El Calafate Airport to Ushuaia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Aerolíneas Argentinas offers flights from El Calafate Airport to Ushuaia Airport.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Ushuaia Airport (USH). Prices start at $10000 ARS per night.

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The best way to get from Río Gallegos (River) to Rio Gallegos Airport is to taxi which takes 40 min and costs $2000 - $2400.

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Map of how to get from Río Gallegos (River) to Ushuaia Airport (USH).
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  • Distance: 363.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 52m

What companies run services between Río Gallegos (River), Argentina and Ushuaia Airport (USH), Argentina?

Aerolíneas Argentinas flies from Río Gallegos (River) to Ushuaia Airport (USH) twice daily. Alternatively, Marga Taqsa operates a bus from Río Gallegos to Ushuaia once daily. Tickets cost $1100 - $3600 and the journey takes 10h 40m. Tecni-Austral also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from El Calafate to Ushuaia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8000 - $36000
Flights from Rio Gallegos to Ushuaia via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
16h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15000 - $60000
Flights from Rio Gallegos to Ushuaia via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery, El Calafate
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16000 - $60000
Bus operators
Marga Taqsa
Phone
+54 800-333-1188
Email
info@taqsa.com.ar
Website
taqsa.com.ar
Bus from Río Gallegos to Río Bote
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$500 - $1000
Schedules at
taqsa.com.ar
Bed
$550 - $850
Semi Bed
$500 - $850
Bus from Río Gallegos to Ushuaia
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1100 - $3600
Schedules at
taqsa.com.ar
Bed
$1100 - $1600
Semi Bed
$1100 - $1800
Tecni-Austral
Phone
+54 9 2901 60-8088
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Río Gallegos to Ushuaia
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1600
Schedules at
tecniaustral.com
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busbud.com
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