There are 6 ways to get from Sucre to Tocopilla by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  20 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sucre to Uyuni
  2. Take the bus from Uyuni to Calama
  3. Take the bus from Calama to Tocopilla

$36 - $73

Cheapest option

Buscarril, bus, train  •  26 h 4 min

  1. Take the Buscarril from El Tejar to Potosí
  2. Take the bus from Potosi to Uyuni
  3. Take the train from Uyuní to Avaroa
  4. Take the bus from Ollagüe to Calama
  5. Take the bus from Calama to Tocopilla

$33 - $71

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Bus via Oruro  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Sucre to Oruro
  2. Take the bus from Oruro to Iquique
  3. Take the bus from Iquique to Tocopilla

$48 - $67

Bus via Colchane  •  26 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Sucre to Cochabamba
  2. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Colchane
  3. Take the bus from Colchane to Iquique
  4. Take the bus from Iquique to Tocopilla

Drive  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Sucre to Tocopilla 722.8 miles

$120 - $180

Fly, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Sucre (SRE) to Iquique (IQQ) SRE - IQQ
  2. Take the bus from Iquique to Tocopilla

$246 - $521

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sucre to Tocopilla is to Buscarril and bus and train which costs $30 - $75 and takes 26 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sucre to Tocopilla is to fly and bus which costs $240 - $550 and takes 8 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sucre to Tocopilla. However, there are services departing from Sucre and arriving at Tocopilla via Uyuni and Calama. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 45 min.

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The distance between Sucre and Tocopilla is 616 km. The road distance is 1156.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sucre to Tocopilla without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 45 min and costs $35 - $75.

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It takes approximately 20 h 45 min to get from Sucre to Tocopilla, including transfers.

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Sucre to Tocopilla bus services, operated by Trans 6 de Octubre, depart from Sucre station.

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There is no direct flight from Sucre Airport to Iquique Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Sucre to Tocopilla bus services, operated by Turbus, arrive at Tocopilla station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sucre to Tocopilla is 1157 km. It takes approximately 16 h 15 min to drive from Sucre to Tocopilla.

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Boliviana de Aviación and Amaszonas offer flights from Sucre Airport to Iquique Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Tocopilla. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sucre to Tocopilla.
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  • Distance: 385.1 miles
  • Duration: 20 h 45 min

What companies run services between Sucre, Bolivia and Tocopilla, Chile?

You can take a bus from Sucre to Tocopilla via Uyuni and Calama in around 20 h 45 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Sucre to Iquique via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Sucre to Iquique via La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from El Tejar to Potosí
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $11
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$2 - $4
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$4 - $6
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$5 - $7
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$8 - $11
Train from Uyuní to Avaroa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2 - $11
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$2 - $4
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$4 - $5
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$5 - $7
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Trans 6 de Octubre
Cruz del Norte
Phone
+56 (9) 82248119
Email
ventas@turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Website
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Bus from Uyuni to Calama
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Ollagüe to Calama
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Calama to Tocopilla
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $21
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$4 - $11
Premium
$15 - $21
1st Class
$10 - $15
Bus from Iquique to Tocopilla
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $24
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$5 - $13
Premium
$16 - $24
1st Class
$13 - $19
Cooperativa De Transportes El Dorado
Phone
+(593)03-28302, +(593)2141020
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Oruro
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Trans Bustillo
Phone
+59144230946
Website
transbustillo.blogspot.com
Bus from Sucre to Oruro
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Trans Paraiso
Phone
+591 2 5261152 Oruro / 4 4559486 Cochabamba
Bus from Oruro to Iquique
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
cochabambabolivia.net
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Iquique to Tocopilla
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Ciktur
Phone
951690977
Email
servicioalcliente@ciktur.cl
Website
ciktur.cl
Bus from Iquique to Tocopilla
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
ciktur.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
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Lujan SRL
Phone
+591 4 4553910 Cochabamba / +591 2 25258523 Oruro / +56 57 232 6955 Calama
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba to Colchane
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus Fer
Phone
+59 17 940 7111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Colchane to Iquique
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
facebook.com
Pullman Carmelita
Phone
+56 (57) 248 3147
Bus from Iquique to Tocopilla
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
voyhoy.com

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