There are 3 ways to get from Tacna to Iquique by train, 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

Train, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Tacna to Arica Tacna
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Iquique

$13 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Tacna to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Iquique Arica

$14 - $33

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Tacna to Iquique 229.4 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Tacna, Peru and Iquique, Chile?

You can take a bus from Tacna to Iquique via Arica in around 5 h 38 min.

Train operators
Ferrocarril Tacna-Arica
Phone
(+51) 52 611824
Website
facebook.com
Train from Tacna to Arica
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus operators
Adsubliata
Phone
+56 58 58 226 2495
Bus from Tacna to Arica
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Buses Norte Grande
Phone
+56993068508
Website
busesnortegrande.cl
Bus from Tacna to Arica
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
busesnortegrande.cl
Terminal Internacional ASEVERTRANS Ltda
Phone
(58) 241 390
Website
terminaldebuses.com
Bus from Tacna to Arica
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
terminaldebuses.com
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Arica to Iquique - Tnal.Esmeralda
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$19 - $27
Semi Cama
$12
Cama
$19
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Arica to Iquique
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Frontera del Norte
Phone
+56 065-280 999 / 9 6633 7480
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Arica to Iquique
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
recorrido.cl
Pullman Carmelita
Phone
+56 (57) 248 3147
Bus from Arica to Iquique
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
voyhoy.com
Kenny Bus
Phone
+56 57 2573929
Email
kennybus_adm@hotmail.es
Website
kennybus.cl
Bus from Arica to Iquique
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
kennybus.cl
Semi Cama
$12

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tacna to Iquique?

The distance between Tacna and Iquique is 246 km. The road distance is 367 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tacna to Iquique?

The cheapest way to get from Tacna to Iquique is to train and bus which costs $12 - $17 and takes 5 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tacna to Iquique?

The quickest way to get from Tacna to Iquique is to drive which takes 5 h 28 min and costs $35 - $55.

Is there a direct bus between Tacna and Iquique?

No, there is no direct bus from Tacna to Iquique. However, there are services departing from Tacna and arriving at Iquique via Arica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

How long does it take to get from Tacna to Iquique?

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Tacna to Iquique, including transfers.