There are 6 ways to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station) by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly to Uyuni  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Uyuni (UYU) GRU - UYU

$423 - $1,216

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Asunción
  2. Take the bus from Asunción to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Oruro
  4. Take the train from Oruro to Uyuní

$142 - $192

4 alternative options

Fly to Potosi, bus  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Potosi (POI) GRU - POI
  2. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni

$492 - $1,225

Bus via Potosí  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Santa Cruz
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Potosí
  3. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni

$147

Bus  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Santa Cruz
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal to Sucre
  3. Take the bus from Sucre to Uyuni

$155

Drive  •  37 h 28 min

  1. Drive from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station) 1866.8 miles

$310 - $460

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Salar de Uyuni (Station), Bolivia?

Boliviana de Aviación, Amaszonas and Gol Transportes Aéreos fly from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station) 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station) via Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Potosí, Potosi, and Uyuni in around 2 days 13 h.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Sao Paulo to Uyuni via Cochabamba, La Paz
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Sao Paulo to Potosi via Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Potosi via Cochabamba, La Paz
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Potosi via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Potosi via Santa Cruz, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Potosi via Lima, La Paz
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Uyuni via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Uyuni via Cochabamba, La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
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
$15 - $18
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus operators
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
Pycasu SA
Phone
+(595) 21.557700
Email
pycasu_sa@pycasu.com.py
Website
pycasu.com.py
Bus from Asunción to La Paz
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
pycasu.com.py
Trans Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Flota Urus
Phone
+591 2285556
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Del Sur 20 de Mayo
Phone
+591 79382299
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
La Preferida Bus
Phone
+591- 3-3647160
Email
atencionalcliente@lapreferidabus.com.bo
Website
lapreferidabus.com.bo
Bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$123
Schedules at
lapreferidabus.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
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
$15
Schedules at
facebook.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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

The distance between São Paulo and Salar de Uyuni (Station) is 2127 km. The road distance is 2987 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station) is to bus which costs R$ 497 and takes 2 days 13 h.

What is the fastest way to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station) is to fly which takes 9 h 33 min and costs R$ 1400 - R$ 4200.

Is there a direct bus between São Paulo and Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

No, there is no direct bus from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station). However, there are services departing from São Paulo - Barra Funda and arriving at Salar de Uyuni via Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Potosi and Uyuni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13 h.

How long does it take to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station)?

It takes approximately 9 h 33 min to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Station), including transfers.