There are 4 ways to get from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra 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  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Santa Cruz (VVI) GRU - VVI

$153 - $474

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  38 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Corumbá
  2. Take the train from Puerto Quijarro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal Ferrobus / ...

$111 - $133

2 alternative options

Bus  •  36 h

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Santa Cruz

$123

Drive  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Drive from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra 1285.6 miles

$210 - $320

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia?

Boliviana de Aviación and Gol Transportes Aéreos fly from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra twice daily. Alternatively, La Preferida Bus operates a bus from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra once daily. Tickets cost $123 and the journey takes 36 h.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Sao Paulo to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Sao Paulo to Santa Cruz via Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Train operators
Ferroviaria Oriental S.A
Phone
(+591) 3 3387000
Website
fo.com.bo
Train from Puerto Quijarro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
fo.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus operators
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
Bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Corumbá
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
lapreferidabus.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo

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Questions & Answers

The distance between São Paulo and Santa Cruz de la Sierra is 1835 km. The road distance is 2057 km.

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra is to bus which costs R$ 448 and takes 36 h.

The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra is to fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs R$ 550 - R$ 1800.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from São Paulo - Barra Funda and arriving at Santa Cruz. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 36 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from São Paulo to Santa Cruz de la Sierra, including transfers.