Directions from Tupiza to La Paz

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Recommended option

Bus Expreso Tupiza SRL  •  12 h 30 min

$37

Cheapest option

Bus Expreso Diamante  •  16 h 13 min

$19 - $22

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  17 h 19 min

Drive  •  10 h 47 min

  1. 468.3 miles

$35 - $55

Bus to Tarija, fly  •  8 h 55 min

  1. TJA - LPB

$81 - $161

Train to Uyuni, fly  •  8 h 4 min

  1. UYU - LPB

$87 - $343

What companies run services between Tupiza, Bolivia and La Paz, Bolivia?

Expreso Tupiza SRL operates a bus from Tupiza to La Paz twice daily. Tickets cost $37 and the journey takes 12 h 30 min.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Tarija to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Flights from Tarija to La Paz via Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Flights from Tarija to La Paz via Sucre
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Flights from Uyuni to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Uyuni to La Paz
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Tupiza to Oruro
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Train from Tupiza to Uyuní
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus operators
Expreso Tupiza SRL
Phone
(+591) 2 282153 / 5 972321 / 70469857 Tupiza / 70469858 Villazón
Email
info@expresotupiza.com.bo
Website
expresotupiza.com.bo
Bus from Tupiza to La Paz
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
expresotupiza.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Expreso Diamante
Phone
+591 71272930 / 2 6244430
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tupiza to Oruro
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Del Sur 20 de Mayo
Phone
+591 79382299
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tupiza to Oruro
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Bus from Patacamaya to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from Oruro to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from Patacamaya to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Trans Atlas
Phone
+531 2 2284899
Website
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Patacamaya to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Tours Juarez
Phone
+591 4 6631961
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tupiza to Tarija
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tupiza and La Paz is 606 km. The road distance is 749 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tupiza to La Paz is to bus which costs $18 - $22 and takes 16 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Tupiza to La Paz is to train and fly which takes 8 h 4 min and costs $85 - $350.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tupiza and arriving at La Paz. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

The bus from Tupiza to La Paz takes 12 h 30 min including transfers and departs twice daily.