There are 5 ways to get from Temuco to Santiago by plane, bus, train 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

Fly  •  3 h 17 min

  1. ZCO - SCL

$58 - $318

Cheapest option

Bus Turbus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Pucon / ...

$14 - $55

3 alternative options

Bus Jac  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Pucón / ...

$34 - $46

Bus, train  •  9 h 6 min

  1. TerraSur

$25 - $68

Drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. 424.4 miles

$70 - $110

What companies run services between Temuco, Chile and Santiago, Chile?

LATAM Chile, Sky Airline and JetSMART fly from Temuco to Santiago every 4 hours. Alternatively, Jac operates a bus from Temuco to Santiago every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 8 h 15 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from La Araucanía to Santiago
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from La Araucanía to Santiago
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from La Araucanía to Santiago
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Tren Central
Website
trencentral.cl
Train from Chillan to Estación Central - Alameda
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
trencentral.cl
Salon
$19
Preferente
$36
Bus operators
Turbus
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Temuco to Santiago - Terminal Alameda
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $55
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$16 - $35
Premium
$35 - $55
1st Class
$40 - $60
Bus from Temuco to Chillán
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $29
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$7 - $16
Premium
$20 - $29
1st Class
$16 - $24
Jet Sur
Phone
622 779 8039
Website
busesjetsur.cl
Bus from Temuco to Santiago
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
busesjetsur.cl
Semi Cama
$15
Cama
$21
Buses Fierro
Website
busesfierro.cl
Bus from Temuco to Santiago
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
busesfierro.cl
Buses Tepual
Phone
232073522
Website
pasajebus.com
Bus from Temuco to Santiago
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
pasajebus.com
Book at
pasajebus.com
Cama
$16
Buses Los Libertadores

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Temuco and Santiago is 613 km. The road distance is 679 km.

The cheapest way to get from Temuco to Santiago is to bus which costs $14 - $55 and takes 8 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Temuco to Santiago is to fly which takes 3 h 17 min and costs $55 - $320.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temuco and arriving at Santiago - Terminal Alameda. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Temuco to Santiago, including transfers.