There are 4 ways to get from Salar de Uyuni to Iguazu Falls by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  43 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Uyuni to Villazón
  2. Take the bus from La Quiaca to Salta
  3. Take the bus from Salta to Puerto Iguazú

$134 - $508

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Train, bus  •  44 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Uyuní to Villazón
  2. Take the bus from La Quiaca to San Salvador de Jujuy
  3. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Salta
  4. Take the bus from Salta to Puerto Iguazú

$131 - $527

2 alternative options

Drive  •  26 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Salar de Uyuni to Iguazu Falls 1259.2 miles

$210 - $310

Fly, drive  •  24 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Uyuni (UYU) to Ciudad del Este (AGT) UYU - AGT
  2. Drive from Ciudad del Este to Iguazu Falls

$607 - $820

Questions & Answers

The distance between Salar de Uyuni and Iguazu Falls is 1413 km. The road distance is 2014.7 km.

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The best way to get from Salar de Uyuni to Iguazu Falls without a car is to bus which takes 43 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 43 h 3 min to get from Salar de Uyuni to Iguazu Falls, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Uyuni Airport to Ciudad del Este Airport. The quickest flight takes 22 h 40 min and has two stopovers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salar de Uyuni to Iguazu Falls is 2015 km. It takes approximately 26 h 32 min to drive from Salar de Uyuni to Iguazu Falls.

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Boliviana de Aviación and Amaszonas offer flights from Uyuni Airport to Ciudad del Este Airport.

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There are 574+ hotels available in Iguazu Falls. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Salar de Uyuni to Uyuni Airport is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Salar de Uyuni to Iguazu Falls.
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  • Distance: 883.1 miles
  • Duration: 43 h 3 min

What companies run services between Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia and Iguazu Falls, Argentina?

You can take a bus from Salar de Uyuni to Iguazu Falls via Uyuni, Villazón, La Quiaca, Salta, and Puerto Iguazú in around 43 h 3 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Uyuni to Ciudad del Este via La Paz, Santa Cruz, Asuncion
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $750
Flights from Uyuni to Ciudad del Este via Santa Cruz, Asuncion
Ave. Duration
31 h 15 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$550 - $750
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Uyuní to Villazón
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$4 - $6
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$6 - $8
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$8 - $10
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$13 - $18
Bus operators
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Uyuni to Villazón
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from La Quiaca to Salta
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$12 - $17
Executive
$15 - $17
Suite
$18 - $20
Bus from La Quiaca to San Salvador de Jujuy
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$8 - $12
Executive
$10 - $13
Suite
$12 - $15
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Salta
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$3 - $5
Executive
$4 - $5
Suite
$5 - $6
Green Toad Bus
Website
greentoadbus.com
Bus from Salta to Puerto Iguazú
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Schedules at
greentoadbus.com
Book at
greentoadbus.com
El Quiaqueño
Phone
+54 (0388) 4280041 / 4281161
Email
elquiaqueosrl@yahoo.com.ar
Website
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Bus from La Quiaca to San Salvador de Jujuy
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Jama Bus
Phone
+54 (0)388 4240110
Bus from La Quiaca to San Salvador de Jujuy
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
terminaldemicros.com.ar
Balut
Phone
+54 0810-888-2258
Email
info@baluthermanos.com.ar
Website
balutsrl.com.ar
Bus from La Quiaca to San Salvador de Jujuy
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $22
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi Cama
$7 - $11
Suite
$11 - $14
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Salta
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi Cama
$2 - $5
Suite
$4 - $6

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