There are 4 ways to get from Salta to Purmamarca by bus, taxi 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

Bus Flecha Bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Salta to Palpalá Via Jujuy
  2. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Purmamarca

Cheapest option

Bus Balut  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Salta to San Salvador de Jujuy Via Jujuy / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Purmamarca

$6 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salta to Purmamarca 115.1 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Salta to Purmamarca 115.1 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Salta to Purmamarca. However, there are services departing from Salta and arriving at Purmamarca via Palpalá and San Salvador de Jujuy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Salta and Purmamarca is 116 km. The road distance is 184.2 km.

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The best way to get from Salta to Purmamarca without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Salta to Purmamarca, including transfers.

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Salta to Purmamarca bus services, operated by Flecha Bus, depart from Salta station.

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Salta to Purmamarca bus services, operated by Cotta Norte, arrive at Purmamarca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salta to Purmamarca is 184 km. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Salta to Purmamarca.

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There are 137+ hotels available in Purmamarca. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salta to Purmamarca.
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  • Distance: 72.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

What companies run services between Salta, Argentina and Purmamarca, Argentina?

You can take a bus from Salta to Purmamarca via Palpalá and San Salvador de Jujuy in around 4 h 2 min.

Bus operators
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Salta to Palpalá
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$3 - $5
Executive
$4 - $5
Suite
$5 - $6
Bus from Salta to San Salvador de Jujuy
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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
Balut
Phone
+54 0810-888-2258
Email
info@baluthermanos.com.ar
Website
balutsrl.com.ar
Bus from Salta to San Salvador de Jujuy
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi Cama
$2 - $5
Suite
$4 - $6
Evelia
Phone
+54 (0388) 4251771
Email
tallerevelia1@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Purmamarca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Salta to Purmamarca
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Taxitel
Phone
+54 3874 232-314
Website
taxitelsrl.com
Teletax
Phone
+54 3874 340-101
Website
laguiasalta.com.ar
Taxicar
Phone
+54 3874 390-530
Website
laguiasalta.com.ar

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