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There are 2 ways to get from Santiago to Villa O'Higgins by plane, taxi, bus, shuttle, bus and ferry or car ferry

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Fly, taxi, bus, shuttle  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Balmaceda (BBA) SCL - BBA
  2. Take a taxi from Balmaceda to Coyhaique
  3. Take the bus from Coyhaique to Cochrane
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Cochrane to Villa O'Higgins

$143 - $364

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, carferry, taxi, bus  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Santiago to Quellón
  2. Take the carferry from Quellón to Puerto Chacabuco
  3. Take a taxi from Puerto Chacabuco to Coyhaique
  4. Take the bus from Coyhaique to Cochrane
  5. Take the bus from Cochrane to Villa O'Higgins

$132 - $169

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The cheapest way to get from Santiago to Villa O'Higgins is to bus and ferry and carferry and taxi and bus which costs $130 - $170 and takes 2 days 21 h.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago to Villa O'Higgins is to fly and taxi and bus and shuttle which costs $140 - $370 and takes 17 h 36 min.

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The distance between Santiago and Villa O'Higgins is 1677 km.

The best way to get from Santiago to Villa O'Higgins without a car is to bus and ferry and carferry and taxi and bus which takes 2 days 21 h and costs $130 - $170.

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It takes approximately 17 h 36 min to get from Santiago to Villa O'Higgins, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Santiago Airport to Balmaceda Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 14 min.

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

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There are six+ hotels available in Villa O'Higgins. 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 $10 - $45.

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Map of how to get from Santiago to Villa O'Higgins.
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  • Distance: 1048 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 36 min

What companies run services between Santiago, Chile and Villa O'Higgins, Chile?

There is no direct connection from Santiago to Villa O'Higgins. However, you can take the Colectivo to Santiago Airport, take the walk to Santiago airport, fly to Balmaceda, take the taxi to Coyhaique, take the bus to Cochrane, take the walk to Cochrane, then take the shuttle to Villa O'Higgins. Alternatively, you can take the bus and ferry to Quellón, take the walk to Quellón, take the carferry to Puerto Chacabuco, take the taxi to Coyhaique, take the bus to Cochrane, then take the bus to Villa O'Higgins.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santiago to Balmaceda
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Santiago to Balmaceda via Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Santiago to Balmaceda
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Santiago to Balmaceda via Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Santiago to Balmaceda
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Santiago to Balmaceda via La Araucanía
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Bus operators
Aguilas Patagónicas
Phone
+56 67 2211288
Website
aguilaspatagonicas.cl
Bus from Coyhaique to Cochrane
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
aguilaspatagonicas.cl
Bus from Cochrane to Villa O'Higgins
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
municipalidadohiggins.cl
Buses y taxis Katalina
Phone
+56 998 429 8970
Shuttle from Cochrane to Villa O'Higgins
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Buses Sao Paulo
Phone
+56 67 25 5726
Email
fuenteslopezg@yahoo.es
Bus from Coyhaique to Cochrane
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
villaohiggins.com
Ferry operators
Naviera Austral
Website
navieraustral.cl
Car ferry from Quellón to Puerto Chacabuco
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
navieraustral.cl
Other operators
Taxi from Balmaceda to Coyhaique
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Transfer T & T
Phone
+56 99 312 3939

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