There are 5 ways to get from Uyuni to Rurrenabaque by plane, bus, train, ferry 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  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Uyuni (UYU) to Rurrenabaque (RBQ) UYU - RBQ

$342 - $952

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 28 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 - Villa Fátima to Rurrenabaque

$59 - $62

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  25 h 14 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 from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Rurrenabaque

Bus, ferry  •  4 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Uyuni to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Caranavi
  3. Take the bus from Caranavi to Guanay
  4. Take the ferry from Guanay to Rurrenabaque

Drive  •  18 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Uyuni to Rurrenabaque 605.1 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Uyuni to Rurrenabaque is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 18 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Uyuni to Rurrenabaque is to fly which costs $340 - $950 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Uyuni and Rurrenabaque is 674 km. The road distance is 968.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Uyuni to Rurrenabaque, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Uyuni, Potosí, Bolivia and Rurrenabaque, Bolivia?

Amaszonas and Boliviana de Aviación fly from Uyuni to Rurrenabaque 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Uyuni to Rurrenabaque via Oruro, La Paz, Calle Honduras, La Paz, Terminal Minasa, La Paz - Villa Fátima, Rurrenabaque, and Rurrenabaque Airport in around 21 h 28 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Uyuni to Rurrenabaque via La Paz
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Uyuni to Rurrenabaque via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
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
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 - $14
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
$4 - $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
$4
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
Flota Yungueña
Phone
(+591) 2 2212344 La Paz / 2 2213513 La Paz / 2 2219442 Coroico / 78961126 Santa Cruz /
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Rurrenabaque
Ave. Duration
11 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
facebook.com
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
Sindicato Caranavi Tropical
Phone
+591 73510925
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Caranavi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
La Veloz Del Norte
Website
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Bus from La Paz to Caranavi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Book at
andestransit.com
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$18 - $26
Tours Palmeras
Phone
+591 2 2219442
Bus from Caranavi to Guanay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bus-america.com
Ferry operators
Bala Tours
Phone
Rurrenabaque :+(591) 3-8922527 / Cel. 71245281 / 71122053 / 71247790
Website
amazon-tours.org
Ferry from Guanay to Rurrenabaque
Ave. Duration
3 days 12 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$320
Schedules at
amazon-tours.org
Book at
amazon-tours.org

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