There are 5 ways to get from Temuco to Santiago by plane, subway, 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, subway  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Fly from La Araucanía (ZCO) to Santiago (SCL) ZCO - SCL
  2. Take the subway from Barrancas to Plaza de Armas

$51 - $278

Cheapest option

Bus Turbus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Temuco to Santiago - Terminal Alameda Pucon / ...

$13 - $50

3 alternative options

Bus Jac  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Temuco to Santiago - Alameda Pucón / ...

$32 - $44

Bus, train  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Temuco to Chillán
  2. Take the train from Chillan to Estación Central - Alameda TerraSur

$24 - $62

Drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Temuco to Santiago 424.4 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Temuco to Santiago is to bus which costs $13 - $50 and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Temuco to Santiago is to fly and subway which costs $50 - $280 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Temuco and Santiago is 613 km. The road distance is 679.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Temuco to Santiago, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from La Araucanía Airport to Santiago Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 22 min.

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Temuco to Santiago bus services, operated by Jac, arrive at Santiago station.

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Map of how to get from Temuco to Santiago.
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  • Distance: 383.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

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

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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from La Araucanía to Santiago
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Train operators
Metro de Santiago
Tren Central
Website
trencentral.cl
Train from Chillan to Estación Central - Alameda
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
trencentral.cl
Salon
$18
Preferente
$34
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
$15 - $50
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$15 - $35
Premium
$35 - $50
1st Class
$35 - $55
Bus from Temuco to Chillán
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $27
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$7 - $15
Premium
$19 - $27
1st Class
$15 - $23
Jet Sur
Phone
622 779 8039
Website
busesjetsur.cl
Bus from Temuco to Santiago
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
busesjetsur.cl
Semi Cama
$14
Cama
$20
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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