There are 4 ways to get from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Calama (CJC) SCL - CJC

$176 - $663

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Bus Turbus  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Valparaiso to San Pedro de Atacama Valparaíso

$35 - $100

2 alternative options

Bus Pullman Bus  •  26 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Valparaiso to Calama Valparaíso
  2. Take the bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama

$36 - $71

Drive  •  18 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama 1014.4 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama is to bus which costs $35 - $75 and takes 26 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama is to fly which costs $170 - $700 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valparaiso and arriving at San Pedro de Atacama. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 23 h 55 min.

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The distance between Valparaíso and San Pedro de Atacama is 1175 km. The road distance is 1623.1 km.

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The best way to get from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 55 min and costs $35 - $100.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama, including transfers.

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Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama bus services, operated by Turbus, depart from Valparaiso station.

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The best way to get from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama is to fly which takes 6 h 17 min and costs $170 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $100 and takes 23 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Santiago Airport to Calama Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 7 min.

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Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama bus services, operated by Turbus, arrive at San Pedro de Atacama station.

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Map of how to get from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama.
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  • Distance: 734.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

What companies run services between Valparaíso, Chile and San Pedro de Atacama, Chile?

LATAM Chile and Sky Airline fly from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama hourly. Alternatively, Turbus operates a bus from Valparaíso to San Pedro de Atacama twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $100 and the journey takes 23 h 55 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santiago to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Santiago to Calama
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Bus operators
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Valparaiso to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
23 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$35 - $70
Premium
$70 - $100
1st Class
$90 - $130
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Valparaiso to Calama
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Atacama VIP
Phone
+56 02 720 5206
Website
avip.cl
Bus from Valparaiso to Calama
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
viajaenbus.cl
Transporte Amanecer
Phone
+56 9 82555550 / 55 2 892043
Email
pullman.amanecer10@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Calama to San Pedro de Atacama
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com

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