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There are 4 ways to get from Tacna to La Paz by car, train, bus or plane

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Drive, Buscarril  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Tacna to Charaña
  2. Take the Buscarril from Charaña to Viacha Charaña

$12 - $28

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Bus  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Tacna to Arica Via Arica / ...
  2. Take the bus from Arica to La Paz Arica

$14 - $18

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Tacna to La Paz 272.9 miles

$20 - $30

Fly  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Tacna (TCQ) to La Paz (LPB) TCQ - LPB

$235 - $806

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The cheapest way to get from Tacna to La Paz is to drive and Buscarril which costs $12 - $28 and takes 10 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tacna to La Paz is to fly which costs $230 - $850 and takes 5 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tacna to La Paz. However, there are services departing from Tacna and arriving at La Paz via Arica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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The distance between Tacna and La Paz is 281 km. The road distance is 436.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tacna to La Paz without a car is to bus which takes 12 h and costs $13 - $18.

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It takes approximately 10 h 39 min to get from Tacna to La Paz, including transfers.

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Tacna to La Paz bus services, operated by , depart from Tacna station.

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The best way to get from Tacna to La Paz is to bus which takes 12 h and costs $13 - $18. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $230 - $850 and takes 5 h 54 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tacna Airport to La Paz Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 1 min and has one stopover.

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Tacna to La Paz bus services, operated by Trans Cali Internacional, arrive at La Paz station.

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Map of how to get from Tacna to La Paz.
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  • Distance: 175.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 39 min

What companies run services between Tacna, Peru and La Paz, Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Tacna to La Paz via Arica in around 12 h. Alternatively, LATAM Chile and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. fly from Tacna to La Paz 3 times a day.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Tacna to La Paz via Lima
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Tacna to La Paz via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Charaña to Viacha
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $13
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$3 - $4
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$5 - $6
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$6 - $8
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$10 - $13
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Tacna to Arica
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Trans Cali Internacional
Phone
+56 58 226 1068
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Chilebus Internacional SA
Email
chilebus@chilebus.com.br
Website
chilebus.xpg.com.br
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
chilebus.xpg.com.br
Pullman Ayca Internacional
Phone
(+56) 58 224 8465
Email
pullmanayca@hotmail.com
Website
pullmanayca.cl
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
facebook.com
Nordic Buss
Phone
+597 2285487 / 78990269
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus Fer
Phone
+59 17 940 7111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transporte Internacional Litoral
Phone
+591 2 2281920
Email
buslitoral@hotmail.com
Website
litoral-miramar.com
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Tacna to La Paz is 437 km. It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to drive from Tacna to La Paz.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and LATAM Chile offer flights from Tacna Airport to La Paz Airport.

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There are 239+ hotels available in La Paz. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tacna to Tacna Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $3 - $5.

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