There are 8 ways to get from Santiago to Puerto Natales by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train, ferry or car

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Fly to Puerto Natales  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Puerto Natales (PNT) SCL - PNT

$123 - $845

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  45 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to Osorno
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Osorno to Punta Arenas
  3. Take the bus from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales Pa

$84 - $159

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Fly to Punta Arenas, bus  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Punta Arenas (PUQ) SCL - PUQ
  2. Take the bus from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales

$97 - $523

Bus Chalten Travel  •  45 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to Bariloche
  2. Take the bus from San Carlos Bariloche to El Calafate
  3. Take the bus from El Calafate to Puerto Natales

$87 - $136

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  47 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Estación Central - Alameda to Chillan
  2. Take the bus from Chillán to Osorno
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Osorno to Punta Arenas
  4. Take the bus from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales Pa

$92 - $136

Bus via Coyhaique  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to Puerto Montt
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Montt to Coyhaique
  3. Take the bus from Coyhaique to Puerto Natales

$165 - $184

Bus, ferry  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to Puerto Montt Santiago / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Puerto Montt to Puerto Natales

$571 - $1,155

Drive  •  38 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Santiago to Puerto Natales 1898.7 miles

$310 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santiago to Puerto Natales is to bus and bus and ferry which costs $80 - $160 and takes 45 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago to Puerto Natales is to fly which costs $120 - $850 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santiago to Puerto Natales. However, there are services departing from Santiago and arriving at Puerto Natales via San Carlos Bariloche and El Calafate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 15 min.

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The distance between Santiago and Puerto Natales is 2037 km. The road distance is 3038 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago to Puerto Natales without a car is to bus which takes 45 h 15 min and costs $85 - $140.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Santiago to Puerto Natales, including transfers.

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Santiago to Puerto Natales bus services, operated by Andesmar, depart from Santiago station.

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The best way to get from Santiago to Puerto Natales is to fly which takes 4 h 46 min and costs $120 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $140 and takes 45 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Santiago Airport to Puerto Natales Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Santiago to Puerto Natales bus services, operated by Cootra Cooperativa de trabajo Río Turbio Ltda, arrive at Puerto Natales station.

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Map of how to get from Santiago to Puerto Natales.
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  • Distance: 1273.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

What companies run services between Santiago, Chile and Puerto Natales, Chile?

LATAM Chile flies from Santiago to Puerto Natales twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Santiago to Puerto Natales via Bariloche, San Carlos Bariloche, and El Calafate in around 45 h 15 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santiago to Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
Flights from Santiago to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Santiago to Punta Arenas via Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Santiago to Punta Arenas via Concepcion
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Santiago to Punta Arenas via Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Santiago to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Santiago to Punta Arenas via Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Train operators
Tren Central
Phone
+56 22 585 5000
Email
contacto@trencentral.cl
Website
trencentral.cl
Train from Estación Central - Alameda to Chillan
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
trencentral.cl
Salon
$17
Preferente
$33
Bus operators
Andesmar
Cootra Cooperativa de trabajo Río Turbio Ltda
Phone
+56 61 241 2785
Email
contacto@cootra.com.ar
Website
cootra.com.ar
Bus from El Calafate to Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
cootra.com.ar
Bus Norte
Buses Fierro
Website
busesfierro.cl
Bus from Santiago to Osorno
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
busesfierro.cl
Condor Bus
Phone
+56 22 822 7528
Email
clientescondor@condorbus.cl
Website
condorbus.cl
Bus from Santiago - Alameda Terminal to Osorno
Ave. Duration
10 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $100
Schedules at
condorbus.cl
Semi Bed
$50 - $75
Suite
$85 - $100
Buses Ruta 5
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santiago to Osorno
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Via Lago Sur
Phone
+56 9 91444725 / (65) 2233660
Email
boleteria.santiago@lagosur.cl
Website
transporteinforma.cl
Bus from Santiago - Alameda to Osorno
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
recorrido.cl
Turibus Internacional
Website
webcds.cl
Bus and ferry from Osorno to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
30 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
webcds.cl
Book at
webcds.cl
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Chillán to Osorno
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$11 - $24
Premium
$28 - $40
1st Class
$29 - $45
bus
Bus from Santiago to Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
busescruzdelsur.cl
Pullman
$19
Cama
$33
Buses Tepual
Phone
232073522
Website
pasajebus.com
Bus from Santiago to Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
pasajebus.com
Book at
pasajebus.com
Cama
$25
Buses Becker
Phone
+56 67 223 2167
Email
contacto@busesbecker.com
Website
busesbecker.com
Bus from Puerto Montt to Coyhaique
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
busesbecker.com
Bus from Coyhaique to Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$88
Schedules at
busesbecker.com
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Santiago to Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Buses Los Libertadores
Ferry operators
Navimag Ferries
Website
navimag.com
Ferry from Puerto Montt to Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
2 days 14 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Schedules at
navimag.com
Cabin AAA
$1,050
Cabin BB
$690
Cabin CC
$585

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