There are 4 ways to get from Santiago to Puerto Williams by plane, car ferry, bus or bus and ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly, car ferry  •  37 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Punta Arenas (PUQ) SCL - PUQ
  2. Take the car ferry from Punta Arenas to Puerto Williams

$253 - $682

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Bus, bus and ferry, car ferry  •  3 days 2 h

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

$237 - $250

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to Puerto Montt
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Montt to Punta Arenas
  3. Take the car ferry from Punta Arenas to Puerto Williams

$243 - $263

Bus and ferry, car ferry  •  3 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Santiago to Castro
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Castro to Punta Arenas
  3. Take the car ferry from Punta Arenas to Puerto Williams

$239 - $257

Questions & Answers

The distance between Santiago and Puerto Williams is 2400 km.

The best way to get from Santiago to Puerto Williams without a car is to bus and bus and ferry and car ferry which takes 3 days 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 37 h 8 min to get from Santiago to Puerto Williams, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Santiago Airport to Punta Arenas Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 21 min.

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Puerto Williams is 1 h ahead of Santiago. It is currently 4:09 AM in Santiago and 4:09 AM in Puerto Williams.

JetSMART, Sky Airline and LATAM Chile offer flights from Santiago Airport to Punta Arenas Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Puerto Williams. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santiago to Santiago Airport is to Colectivo which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Santiago to Puerto Williams.
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  • Distance: 1499.9 miles
  • Duration: 37 h 8 min

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

There is no direct connection from Santiago to Puerto Williams. However, you can take the Colectivo to Santiago Airport, take the walk to Santiago airport, fly to Punta Arenas, take the taxi to Punta Arenas, then take the car ferry to Puerto Williams. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Santiago to Puerto Williams via Osorno, Punta Arenas, and Punta Arenas in around 3 days 2 h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santiago to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Santiago to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Bus operators
Buses Tepual
Phone
232073522
Website
pasajebus.com
Bus from Santiago to Osorno
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
pasajebus.com
Book at
pasajebus.com
Cama
$24
Empresas Cruz Del Sur
Phone
+56 65 243 6410
Email
gerencia@busescruzdelsur.cl
Website
webcds.cl
Bus from Santiago to Osorno
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
webcds.cl
Cama
$33
Bus and ferry from Santiago to Castro
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
webcds.cl
Pullman
$24
Cama
$38
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
Bus and ferry from Castro to Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
webcds.cl
Book at
webcds.cl
E.T.M.
Phone
+56 65 229 0100
Email
contacto@busesetm.cl
Website
etm.cl
Bus from Santiago to Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
etm.cl
Thae Bus
Website
thaebus.cl
Bus from Santiago - Terminal Sur to Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
thaebus.cl
Buses Fierro
Website
busesfierro.cl
Bus from Santiago to Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
busesfierro.cl
Queilen Bus
Ferry operators

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