There are 6 ways to get from Uyuni Airport (UYU) to Copacabana by plane, bus and ferry, 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, bus and ferry  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Uyuni (UYU) to La Paz (LPB) UYU - LPB
  2. Take the bus and ferry from La Paz - Cementerio y Manuel Bustillos to Copacabana

$81 - $333

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Uyuni to Oruro
  2. Take the bus from Oruro to La Paz
  3. Take the bus and ferry from La Paz - Cementerio y Manuel Bustillos to Copacabana

$18 - $23

4 alternative options

Bus via Oruro  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Uyuni to Oruro
  2. Take the bus from Oruro to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Copacabana

$27 - $34

Bus Flota Panamericana  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Uyuni to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Copacabana La Paz

$27 - $37

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Uyuní to Oruro
  2. Take the bus from Oruro to Patacamaya
  3. Take the bus from Patacamaya to La Paz
  4. Take the bus and ferry from La Paz - Cementerio y Manuel Bustillos to Copacabana

Drive  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Uyuni Airport (UYU) to Copacabana 432 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Uyuni Airport (UYU) to Copacabana is to bus and bus and ferry which costs $18 - $24 and takes 11 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Uyuni Airport (UYU) to Copacabana is to fly and bus and ferry which costs $80 - $340 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Uyuni Airport (UYU) and Copacabana is 532 km. The road distance is 691.1 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Uyuni Airport (UYU) to Copacabana, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Uyuni Airport (UYU), Bolivia and Copacabana, La Paz, Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Uyuni Airport (UYU) to Copacabana via Uyuni, Oruro, and La Paz in around 12 h 20 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Uyuni to La Paz
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Uyuni to La Paz
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 Uyuní to Oruro
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times 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
Sindicato De Transportes Unificada Sorata
Phone
+591 2 2381693
Bus and ferry from La Paz - Cementerio y Manuel Bustillos to Copacabana
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sorataparaisoterrenal.esy.es
Cruz del Norte
Phone
+56 (9) 82248119
Email
ventas@turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Website
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Bus from Uyuni to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Uyuni to La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
turisticointernacionalcruzdelnorte.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Azul
Phone
+591 5254060
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Uyuni to Oruro
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
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
$5
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 Del Sur 20 de Mayo
Phone
+591 79382299
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Buses Enmanuel
Phone
+591 2 5277777
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Uyuní to Oruro
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
Autotransportes SAMA
Phone
+591 72957145 / 77960800 / 6660443
Email
luisfernandofl@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Sindicato de Transporte 2 de Febrero
Bus from La Paz to Copacabana
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Diana Tours
Phone
+591 2 2317369
Email
info@diana-tours.com
Website
diana-tours.com
Bus from La Paz to Copacabana
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
diana-tours.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Flota Panamericana
Phone
+591 2 2285657 / 77201755
Bus from Uyuni to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Panasur
Phone
+591-73280859/ Whatsapp: +591-68073062
Email
info@uyunipanasur.com
Website
uyunipanasur.com
Bus from Uyuni to La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
uyunibus.com

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