There are 3 ways to get from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Fly from San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) to El Calafate (FTE) BRC - FTE

$185 - $775

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from San Carlos Bariloche to El Calafate Via El Calafate

$51 - $71

1 alternative option

Drive  •  22 h 4 min

  1. Drive from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate 936 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate is to bus which costs $1800 - $2700 and takes 20 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate is to fly which costs $6500 - $29000 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate. However, there are services departing from Bariloche Airport and arriving at El Calafate via San Carlos Bariloche. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 35 min.

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The distance between San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) and El Calafate is 1026 km. The road distance is 1497.6 km.

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The best way to get from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 35 min and costs $1800 - $2700.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate, including transfers.

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San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate bus services, operated by Chalten Travel, depart from San Carlos Bariloche station.

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The best way to get from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate is to fly which takes 2 h 4 min and costs $6500 - $29000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1800 - $2700 and takes 20 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate.
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  • Distance: 641 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

What companies run services between San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC), Argentina and El Calafate, Argentina?

Aerolíneas Argentinas flies from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate once daily. Alternatively, Chalten Travel operates a bus from San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) to El Calafate 4 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 19 h 15 min.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from San Carlos de Bariloche to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
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