There are 5 ways to get from Tacna to Uyuni by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus Trans Paraiso  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Tacna to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Oruro
  3. Take the bus from Oruro to Uyuní

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Bus via La Paz  •  21 h

  1. Take the bus from Tacna to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Uyuni

$28 - $58

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Bus, train  •  20 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Tacna to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Oruro
  3. Take the train from Oruro to Uyuní

Drive  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Tacna to Uyuni 469 miles

$65 - $100

Bus, fly  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Tacna to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to La Paz
  3. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Uyuni (UYU) LPB - UYU

$121 - $388

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The cheapest way to get from Tacna to Uyuni is to bus which costs $27 - $60 and takes 21 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tacna to Uyuni is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tacna to Uyuni. However, there are services departing from Tacna and arriving at Uyuní via Arica and Oruro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h.

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The distance between Tacna and Uyuni is 451 km. The road distance is 750.4 km.

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The best way to get from Tacna to Uyuni without a car is to bus which takes 19 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 19 h to get from Tacna to Uyuni, including transfers.

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Tacna to Uyuni bus services, operated by , depart from Tacna station.

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The quickest flight from La Paz Airport to Uyuni Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Tacna to Uyuni bus services, operated by Buses Enmanuel, arrive at Uyuní station.

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Uyuni is 1 h ahead of Tacna. It is currently 3:39 PM in Tacna and 4:39 PM in Uyuni.

Yes, the driving distance between Tacna to Uyuni is 750 km. It takes approximately 11 h 22 min to drive from Tacna to Uyuni.

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Amaszonas and Boliviana de Aviación offer flights from La Paz Airport to Uyuni Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tacna to Uyuni.
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  • Distance: 282.1 miles
  • Duration: 19 h

What companies run services between Tacna, Peru and Uyuni, Potosí, Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Tacna to Uyuni via Arica and Oruro in around 19 h.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Oruro to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $19
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$4 - $6
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$7 - $9
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$9 - $11
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$15 - $19
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Tacna to Arica
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Trans Paraiso
Phone
+591 2 5261152 Oruro / 4 4559486 Cochabamba
Bus from Arica to Oruro
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
cochabambabolivia.net
Trans Lujan SRL
Phone
+591 4 4553910 Cochabamba / +591 2 25258523 Oruro / +56 57 232 6955 Calama
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Arica to Oruro
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
facebook.com
Buses Enmanuel
Phone
+591 2 5277777
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
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
Flota Panamericana
Phone
+591 2 2285657 / 77201755
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Illimani
Phone
+591 2 2282025/ 76789423/ Potosí: +(591)2-6243343
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Trans Omar
Phone
591 (02) 2281785 / 591 2 - 02693-2553
Email
buses@transomar.com
Website
transomar.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Panasur
Phone
+591-73280859/ Whatsapp: +591-68073062
Email
info@uyunipanasur.com
Website
uyunipanasur.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
uyunibus.com
Predilecto Tours
Todo Turismo
Phone
+(591) 2228 7038
Email
atencionalcliente@todoturismosrl.com
Website
todoturismosrl.com
Bus from La Paz to Uyuni
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
todoturismosrl.com

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