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

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Fly to Uyuni

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

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Bus

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

Fly to Potosi, bus

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

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Santa Cruz
  2. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to Oruro
  3. Take the train from Oruro to Uyuní

Bus via Asunción

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Asunción
  2. Take the bus from Asunción to Calama
  3. Take the bus from Calama Bus Station to Uyuni Bus Station

Drive

  1. Drive from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark)

Sao Paulo (GRU) to Uyuni (UYU) flights

The flight time between Sao Paulo (GRU) and Uyuni (UYU) is around 18h 46m and covers a distance of around 2125 km. This includes an average layover time of around 13h 38m. Services are operated by Boliviana de Aviación. Typically 19 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

19 Weekly Planes
18h 46m Average Duration
$273 Cheapest Price
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Bolivia

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Bolivia.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Bolivia due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Bolivia

Domestic travel is restricted within Bolivia due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Bolivia

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving Brazil. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in Brazil, please check government recommendations.

Last updated: December 7 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark) is to bus which costs R$ 600 - R$ 750 and takes 2 days 7h.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark) is to fly which costs R$ 1400 - R$ 3800 and takes 20h 32m.

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The distance between São Paulo and Salar de Uyuni (Landmark) is 2127 km. The road distance is 2851 km.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark) without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 7h and costs R$ 600 - R$ 750.

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It takes approximately 20h 32m to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark), including transfers.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark) is to fly which takes 20h 32m and costs R$ 1400 - R$ 3800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs R$ 600 - R$ 750 and takes 2 days 7h.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Uyuni Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 35m and has two stopovers.

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Yes, the driving distance between São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark) is 2851 km. It takes approximately 38h 26m to drive from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark).

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Boliviana de Aviación offers flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Uyuni Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Salar de Uyuni (Landmark). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark).
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  • Distance: 2127.1 km
  • Duration: 20h 32m

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

Boliviana de Aviación flies from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark) 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from São Paulo to Salar de Uyuni (Landmark) via Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal, Potosi Bus Station, Uyuni Bus Station, Uyuni, and Salar de Uyuni in around 2 days 7h.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Sao Paulo to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Sao Paulo to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, Tarija, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Sao Paulo to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, Oruro, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Sao Paulo to Potosi via Santa Cruz, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $480
Flights from Sao Paulo to Potosi via Santa Cruz, Tarija, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Potosi via Santa Cruz, La Paz, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Potosi via Santa Cruz, Oruro, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
ferroviaria-andina.com.bo
Train from Oruro to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
ferroviaria-andina.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
Expreso 11 de Julio
Phone
+591 62459036
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosi Bus Station to Uyuni Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
La Preferida Bus
Phone
+591- 3-3647160
Email
atencionalcliente@lapreferidabus.com.bo
Website
facebook.com
Bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
32h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$96
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Flota Boqueron
Phone
Potosi (+591)72405102
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to Potosí
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
facebook.com
Linea Sindical Flota Villa Imperial
Phone
+(591)-2-6243373
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Potosí
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 73850023 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Potosí
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Naser
Phone
+591 2 2280861
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to Oruro
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Pluma
NSA
Phone
+595 21 289 1000
Email
info@nsa.com.py
Website
nsa.com.py
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Asunción
Ave. Duration
32h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
nsa.com.py
Regular
$55 - $70
Executive
$60 - $80
Crucero Del Norte
Phone
+54 810 777 2725
Email
info@crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Website
crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Bus from Sao Paulo to Asunción
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Book at
crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Pullman Guarany
Phone
+56 02 155 8051
Bus from Asunción to Calama
Ave. Duration
24h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$187

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