There are 7 ways to get from Salta to Buenos Aires 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 Salta to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Salta (SLA) to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg (AEP) SLA - AEP

$101 - $402

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  36 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Salta to Rosario de la Frontera
  2. Take the bus from Rosario de la Frontera to San Miguel de Tucumán
  3. Take the train from San Miguel de Tucumán to Retiro

$34 - $140

5 alternative options

Fly Salta to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Salta (SLA) to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini (EZE) SLA - EZE

$108 - $479

Fly Salta to El Palomar  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Salta (SLA) to El Palomar (EPA) SLA - EPA

$88 - $479

Bus to Jujuy, fly to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Salta to Perico
  2. Fly from Jujuy (JUJ) to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg (AEP) JUJ - AEP

$101 - $415

Bus  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Salta to Buenos Aires Retiro Salta-Retiro

$50 - $110

Drive  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Salta to Buenos Aires 971 miles

$160 - $250

What companies run services between Salta, Argentina and Buenos Aires, Argentina?

Aerolíneas Argentinas, Andes Líneas Aéreas and LATAM Chile fly from Salta to Buenos Aires every 3 hours. Alternatively, La Veloz Del Norte operates a bus from Salta to Buenos Aires 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $95 and the journey takes 22 h 30 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Salta to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Salta to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg via Cordoba
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Salta to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Salta to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Iguazu
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Jujuy to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Flights from Jujuy to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg via Cordoba
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $490
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Salta to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Andes Líneas Aéreas
Website
andesonline.com
Flights from Salta to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Jujuy to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Airlines of Tasmania
Website
airtasmania.com.au
Flights from Salta to El Palomar
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Train operators
Sofse
Phone
(54-11) 3220-6300
Train from San Miguel de Tucumán to Retiro
Ave. Duration
31 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $110
Schedules at
argentina.gob.ar
Book at
ventas.sofse.gob.ar
Economy
$20 - $29
Regular
$24 - $35
Suite
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Salta to Perico
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$4 - $6
Executive
$5 - $6
Suite
$6 - $7
Bus from Salta to Rosario de la Frontera
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$7 - $11
Executive
$9 - $11
Suite
$11 - $13
La Veloz Del Norte
Website
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Bus from Salta to Buenos Aires Retiro
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$65 - $95
Bus from Salta to Rosario de la Frontera
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Book at
lavelozdelnorte.centraldepasajes.com.ar
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$11 - $17
Vosa
Phone
(011) 4454-8893
Website
vosanet.com.ar
Bus from Salta to Retiro
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
vosanet.com.ar
Book at
vosanet.com.ar
Chevallier
Phone
(011) 4000-5255
Website
nuevachevallier.com
Bus from Salta to Retiro
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
nuevachevallier.com
Book at
nuevachevallier.com
SemiCama
$60 - $80
Cama
$65 - $90
Suite
$95 - $110
Green Toad Bus
Website
greentoadbus.com
Bus from Salta to Buenos Aires, Retiro
Ave. Duration
35 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Schedules at
greentoadbus.com
Buses Lep
Phone
(+54) 351-246 6600, (+54) 0351-5696600, (+54) 0358-4219090
Email
expreso@buseslep.com.ar
Website
buseslep.com.ar
Bus from Rosario de la Frontera to San Miguel de Tucumán
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
buseslep.com.ar
Book at
buseslep.plataforma10.com.ar
Regular
$6 - $10
Premium
$10 - $12

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salta and Buenos Aires is 1286 km. The road distance is 1554 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salta to Buenos Aires is to bus and train which costs $800 - $3400 and takes 36 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Salta to Buenos Aires is to fly which takes 2 h 38 min and costs $2400 - $10000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salta and arriving at Buenos Aires Retiro. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Salta to Buenos Aires, including transfers.