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There are 5 ways to get from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  14 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to La Quiaca
  2. Take the train from Villazón to Uyuní Expreso del Sur / ...

$12 - $32

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Bus  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Humahuaca
  2. Take the bus from Humahuaca to La Quiaca
  3. Take the bus from Villazón to Uyuni

Bus, train via Humahuaca  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Humahuaca
  2. Take the bus from Humahuaca to La Quiaca
  3. Take the train from Villazón to Uyuní

Drive  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Drive from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni 371.2 miles

$60 - $95

Bus, fly  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Salta
  2. Fly from Salta (SLA) to Uyuni (UYU) SLA - UYU

$456 - $974

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The cheapest way to get from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni is to bus and train which costs $440 - $1200 and takes 14 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni is to drive which costs $2300 - $3400 and takes 7 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni. However, there are services departing from San Salvador de Jujuy and arriving at Uyuni via Humahuaca and Villazón. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 47 min.

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The distance between San Salvador de Jujuy and Uyuni is 444 km. The road distance is 593.9 km.

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The best way to get from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 14 h 32 min to get from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni, including transfers.

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San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni bus services, operated by Evelia, depart from San Salvador de Jujuy station.

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There is no direct flight from Salta Airport to Uyuni Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 50 min and has two stopovers.

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San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni bus services, operated by Autotransportes Tupiza, arrive at Uyuni station.

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Uyuni is 1 h behind San Salvador de Jujuy. It is currently 1:30 AM in San Salvador de Jujuy and 12:30 AM in Uyuni.

Map of how to get from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni.
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  • Distance: 277.3 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 32 min

What companies run services between San Salvador de Jujuy, Argentina and Uyuni, Potosí, Bolivia?

You can take a bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni via Humahuaca, La Quiaca, and Villazón in around 14 h 47 min.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Salta to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Salta to Uyuni via Iquique, La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Salta to Uyuni via Iquique, La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Salta to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Villazón to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times 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 - $11
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$13 - $18
Bus operators
Balut
Phone
+54 0810-888-2258
Email
info@baluthermanos.com.ar
Website
balutsrl.com.ar
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $14
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
Evelia
Phone
+54 (0388) 4251771
Email
tallerevelia1@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Humahuaca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
El Quiaqueño
Phone
+54 (0388) 4280041 / 4281161
Email
elquiaqueosrl@yahoo.com.ar
Website
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Bus from San Salvador de Jujuy to Humahuaca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Bus from Humahuaca to La Quiaca
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Villazón to Uyuni
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 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

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Yes, the driving distance between San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni is 594 km. It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to drive from San Salvador de Jujuy to Uyuni.

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Boliviana de Aviación and Amaszonas offer flights from Salta Airport to Uyuni Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Uyuni. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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