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There are 5 ways to get from Uyuni to Lima by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  40h 41m

  1. Take the train from Uyuní to Villazón
  2. Take the bus from La Quiaca to Metán
  3. Take the bus from Metán to Resistencia
  4. Take the bus from Resistencia to Clorinda
  5. Take the bus from Asunción to General Isidoro Resquín

$74 - $123

4 alternative options

Bus  •  43h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Uyuni to Potosi
  2. Take the bus from Potosí to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
  3. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Asunción
  4. Take the bus from Asunción to General Isidoro Resquín

$98 - $101

Bus via Sucre  •  45h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Uyuni to Sucre
  2. Take the bus from Sucre to Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal
  3. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Asunción
  4. Take the bus from Asunción to Santa Rosa del Aguaray

$96 - $109

Drive  •  25h 59m

  1. Drive from Uyuni to Lima 1166.3 miles

$85 - $130

Fly, bus  •  20h 27m

  1. Fly from Uyuni (UYU) to Asuncion (ASU) UYU - ASU
  2. Take the bus from Asunción to General Isidoro Resquín

$322 - $839

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Uyuni to Lima is to bus which costs $97 - $101 and takes 43h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Uyuni to Lima is to fly and bus which costs $320 - $850 and takes 20h 27m.

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The distance between Uyuni and Lima is 1130 km. The road distance is 1866.1 km.

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The best way to get from Uyuni to Lima without a car is to bus which takes 43h 9m and costs $97 - $101.

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It takes approximately 40h 41m to get from Uyuni to Lima, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Uyuni Airport to Asuncion Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 20m and has two stopovers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Uyuni to Lima is 1866 km. It takes approximately 25h 59m to drive from Uyuni to Lima.

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Gol Transportes Aéreos, Boliviana de Aviación and Amaszonas offer flights from Uyuni Airport to Asuncion Airport.

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The best way to get from Uyuni to Uyuni Airport is to taxi which takes 7m and costs $10 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Uyuni to Lima.
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  • Distance: 706.5 miles
  • Duration: 40h 41m

What companies run services between Uyuni, Potosí, Bolivia and Lima, Departamento de San Pedro, Paraguay?

You can take a bus from Uyuni to Lima via Potosí, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Asunción, and General Isidoro Resquín in around 43h 9m.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Uyuni to Asuncion via La Paz, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Uyuni to Asuncion via La Paz, Cochabamba, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Uyuni to Asuncion via La Paz, Santa Cruz, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
ferroviaria-andina.com.bo
Train from Uyuní to Villazón
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
ferroviaria-andina.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$4 - $6
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$6 - $8
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$8 - $11
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$13 - $18
Bus operators
La Veloz Del Norte
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Metán to Resistencia
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$35 - $55
Suite
$55 - $70
Bed
$45 - $65
Nueva Godoy
La Sampedrana
Phone
+595 (21) 558961
Bus from Asunción to General Isidoro Resquín
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com
Expreso 11 de Julio
Phone
+591 62459036
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Uyuni to Potosi
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Linea Sindical Flota Villa Imperial
Phone
+(591)-2-6243373
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosí to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
potosy.com.bo
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Potosí to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Yacyretá
Phone
+595 985 330079, Asunción: +595 (21) 551725
Email
yacyreta_sa@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Asunción
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com
Pycasu SA
Phone
+(595) 21.557700
Email
pycasu_sa@pycasu.com.py
Website
pycasu.com.py
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Asunción
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
pycasu.com.py
Trans 6 de Octubre
Phone
+591 79576765
Bus from Uyuni to Sucre
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Sucre to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Caminante SRL
Phone
+591 71162388 Santa Cruz / 4 6429385 Sucre
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
facebook.com
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Schedules at
facebook.com
Normal
$8 - $11
Semicama
$12 - $15
Cama
$17 - $20
El Mexicano
Phone
+591 67640155
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Sucre to Santa Cruz - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Canindeyú
Phone
+595 (21) 555991
Bus from Asunción to Santa Rosa del Aguaray
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com

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