There are 8 ways to get from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Uyuni by plane, bus 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 to Uyuni  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Uyuni (UYU) SCL - UYU

$526 - $4,078

Cheapest option

Bus Turbus  •  30 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago Alameda to Calama Santiago
  2. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni

$43 - $132

6 alternative options

Fly to Calama, bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Calama (CJC) SCL - CJC
  2. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni

$69 - $470

Fly to Antofagasta, bus  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Antofagasta (ANF) SCL - ANF
  2. Take the bus from Antofagasta to Calama
  3. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni

$69 - $459

Fly to Potosi, bus  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Potosi (POI) SCL - POI
  2. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni

$263 - $994

Bus Expreso Norte  •  31 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago - San Borja to La Calera
  2. Take the bus from La Calera to Calama
  3. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni

$69 - $108

Bus Pluss Chile  •  32 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago - San Borja to Calama
  2. Take the bus from Calama to Uyuni

$63 - $97

Drive  •  27 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Uyuni 1221.1 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Uyuni is to bus which costs $60 - $100 and takes 32 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Uyuni is to fly which costs $500 - $4,100 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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The distance between Santiago Airport (SCL) and Uyuni is 1491 km. The road distance is 1953.7 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 46 min to get from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Uyuni, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Uyuni. However, there are services departing from Santiago International Airport and arriving at Uyuni via Santiago Alameda and Calama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Santiago Airport (SCL), Chile and Uyuni, Potosí, Bolivia?

LATAM Chile, Amaszonas and two other airlines fly from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Uyuni every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Santiago Airport (SCL) to Uyuni via U. de Santiago, Santiago Alameda, Calama, and Calama in around 30 h 49 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santiago to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Santiago to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Santiago to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Santiago to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Iquique, La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via La Paz
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Lima, La Paz
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,700
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Lima, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Cordoba, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
17 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Santiago to Uyuni via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Santiago to Potosi via Santa Cruz, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Santiago to Potosi via Lima, La Paz
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Bus operators
Atacama 2000
Phone
+56 (55) 2316664
Bus from Calama to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
voyhoy.com
Book at
voyhoy.com
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Calama
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Expreso Norte
Website
expresonorte.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Calama
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
expresonorte.cl
Bus from Santiago - San Borja to La Calera
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
expresonorte.cl
Bus from La Calera to Calama
Ave. Duration
19 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
expresonorte.cl
Bus from Santiago - San Borja to Calama
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
expresonorte.cl
Pluss Chile
Phone
+56 (2) 26419926
Email
info@plusschile.cl
Website
plusschile.cl
Bus from Antofagasta to Calama
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
plusschile.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl
Bus from Santiago - San Borja to Calama
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
plusschile.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl
Expreso 11 de Julio
Phone
+591 62459036
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosi to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Santiago Alameda to Calama
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$30 - $70
Premium
$70 - $100
1st Class
$90 - $130

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