There are 6 ways to get from Uyuni to Tilcara by bus, train, 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

Bus Autotransportes Tupiza  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Uyuni to Villazón
  2. Take the bus from La Quiaca to Tilcara Via Salta

$17 - $25

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Uyuní to Villazón Expreso del Sur / ...
  2. Take the bus from La Quiaca to Tilcara Via Salta

$24 - $35

Bus Predilecto Tours  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Uyuni to Villazón
  2. Take the bus from La Quiaca to Tres Cruces
  3. Take the bus from Tres Cruces to Tilcara

Drive  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Uyuni to Tilcara 318.3 miles

$55 - $80

Fly to Salta, bus  •  19 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Uyuni (UYU) to Salta (SLA) UYU - SLA
  2. Take the bus from Salta to Tilcara

$317 - $727

Fly to Tarija, bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Uyuni (UYU) to Tarija (TJA) UYU - TJA
  2. Take the bus from Tarija to Villazón
  3. Take the bus from La Quiaca to Tilcara

$129 - $267

What companies run services between Uyuni, Potosí, Bolivia and Tilcara, Jujuy, Argentina?

You can take a bus from Uyuni to Tilcara via Villazón and La Quiaca in around 12 h 27 min.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Uyuni to Salta via La Paz, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Uyuni to Tarija via La Paz
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Uyuni to Tarija via La Paz, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Uyuni to Tarija via La Paz, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Uyuní to Villazón
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus operators
Autotransportes Tupiza
Phone
+591 68421233 Tupiza / 3 3311649 Santa Cruz / 2 6243044 Potosí
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Uyuni to Villazón
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from La Quiaca to Tilcara
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$10 - $15
Executive
$13 - $16
Suite
$16 - $18
Balut
Phone
+54 0810-888-2258
Email
info@baluthermanos.com.ar
Website
balutsrl.com.ar
Bus from La Quiaca to Tilcara
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi Cama
$9 - $14
Suite
$14 - $17
Bus from Salta to Tilcara
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
balutsrl.com.ar
Book at
balutsrl.com.ar
Semi Cama
$9 - $14
Suite
$14 - $17
Predilecto Tours
Phone
+591-2281779
Email
predilectobus@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Uyuni to Villazón
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
boliviatravelsite.com
El Quiaqueño
Phone
+54 (0388) 4280041 / 4281161
Email
elquiaqueosrl@yahoo.com.ar
Website
xn--elquiaqueo-19a.com
Bus from La Quiaca to Tres Cruces
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
terminaldemicros.com.ar
Bus from Tres Cruces to Tilcara
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
terminaldemicros.com.ar
Trans Narvaez
Phone
+591 68705241 Tarija / 72987032 Santa Cruz
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tarija to Villazón
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Uyuni to Tilcara?

The distance between Uyuni and Tilcara is 376 km. The road distance is 509 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Uyuni to Tilcara?

The cheapest way to get from Uyuni to Tilcara is to bus which costs $17 - $26 and takes 12 h 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Uyuni to Tilcara?

The quickest way to get from Uyuni to Tilcara is to drive which takes 6 h 37 min and costs $55 - $80.

Is there a direct bus between Uyuni and Tilcara?

No, there is no direct bus from Uyuni to Tilcara. However, there are services departing from Uyuni and arriving at Tilcara via La Quiaca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Uyuni to Tilcara?

It takes approximately 12 h 27 min to get from Uyuni to Tilcara, including transfers.