There are 4 ways to get from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Santa Cruz by bus, train or car

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Bus Andimar  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to San Fernando Santiago
  2. Take the bus from San Fernando to Santa Cruz

$8 - $21

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Estación Central - Alameda to San Fernando TerraSur
  2. Take the bus from San Fernando to Santa Cruz

Bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to Peralillo

$14 - $25

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Santa Cruz 117.5 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Santa Cruz is to bus which costs $7 - $21 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Santa Cruz is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Santiago Airport (SCL) and Santa Cruz is 148 km. The road distance is 188.1 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Santa Cruz, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Santa Cruz. However, there are services departing from Santiago International Airport and arriving at Santa Cruz via Santiago and San Fernando. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Santiago Airport (SCL), Chile and Santa Cruz, O'Higgins, Chile?

You can take a bus from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Santa Cruz via U. de Santiago, Santiago, and San Fernando in around 4 h 19 min.

Train operators
Tren Central
Website
trencentral.cl
Train from Estación Central - Alameda to San Fernando
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
trencentral.cl
Bus operators
Andimar
Website
andimar.cl
Bus from Santiago to San Fernando
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
andimar.cl
Buses Nilahue
Phone
(562) 776-1139
Email
info@busesnilahue.cl
Website
nilahue.com
Bus from Santiago to San Fernando
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
nilahue.com
Bus from San Fernando to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
nilahue.com
Bus from Santiago to Peralillo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
nilahue.com
Cama
$10

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