There are 6 ways to get from Valparaíso to Santa Cruz by shuttle, plane, 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.

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Shuttle, fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Valparaíso to Santiago Airport
  2. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Santa Cruz (VVI) SCL - VVI

$291 - $763

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Bus via Calama  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Valparaiso to Calama Valparaíso
  2. Take the bus from Calama to Santa Cruz de la Sierra

$70 - $133

4 alternative options

Bus Trans Salvador  •  43 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Valparaiso to Antofagasta Valparaíso
  2. Take the bus from Antofagasta to Santa Cruz

$76 - $141

Bus Turbus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Viña del Mar to Iquique - Esmeralda
  2. Take the bus from Iquique to Cochabamba
  3. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz de la Sierra

$72 - $170

Bus, train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from La Calera to Mendoza
  2. Take the bus from Mendoza to Orán
  3. Take the bus from San Ramón de la Nueva Orán to Salvador Mazza
  4. Take the train from Yacuiba to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal

$99 - $144

Drive  •  31 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Valparaíso to Santa Cruz de la Sierra 1593.3 miles

$260 - $390

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Valparaíso to Santa Cruz. However, there are services departing from Errazuriz - San Martin - Plaza Echaurren and arriving at Santa Cruz de la Sierra via Viña del Mar, Iquique and Cochabamba. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

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The distance between Valparaíso and Santa Cruz is 2019 km. The road distance is 2549.3 km.

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The best way to get from Valparaíso to Santa Cruz without a car is to bus which takes 43 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Valparaíso to Santa Cruz, including transfers.

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Valparaíso to Santa Cruz bus services, operated by Turbus, depart from Viña del Mar station.

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The quickest flight from Santiago Airport to Santa Cruz Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 9 min.

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Valparaíso to Santa Cruz bus services, operated by Trans Alteño, arrive at Santa Cruz de la Sierra station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Valparaíso to Santa Cruz is 2549 km. It takes approximately 31 h 47 min to drive from Valparaíso to Santa Cruz.

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LATAM Chile and Aerolíneas Argentinas offer flights from Santiago Airport to Santa Cruz Airport.

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The best way to get from Valparaíso to Santiago Airport is to shuttle which takes 1 h 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Valparaíso to Santa Cruz.
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  • Distance: 1261.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Valparaíso, Chile and Santa Cruz, Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Valparaíso to Santa Cruz de la Sierra via Antofagasta and Santa Cruz in around 43 h 5 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santiago to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Santiago to Santa Cruz via Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Train operators
Ferroviaria Oriental S.A
Phone
(+591) 3 3387000
Website
fo.com.bo
Train from Yacuiba to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
fo.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus operators
Travel Tours
Phone
+56 32 320 4315
Email
contacto@traveltours.cl
Website
traveltours.cl
Shuttle from Valparaíso to Santiago Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$102
Schedules at
traveltours.cl
Book at
traveltours.cl
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Valparaiso to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Bus from Valparaiso to Calama
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Ciktur
Phone
951690977
Email
servicioalcliente@ciktur.cl
Website
ciktur.cl
Bus from Valparaiso to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
18 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
ciktur.cl
Book at
altanetpasajes.cl
Atacama VIP
Phone
+56 02 720 5206
Website
avip.cl
Bus from Valparaiso to Antofagasta
Ave. Duration
18 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
viajaenbus.cl
Bus from Valparaiso to Calama
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
viajaenbus.cl
Trans Salvador
Phone
+56 58 222 8547
Email
central@trans-salvador.com
Website
trans-salvador.com
Bus from Antofagasta to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Semi Bed
$40 - $55
Premium
$55 - $70
Bus from Calama to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
trans-salvador.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Semi Bed
$35 - $50
Premium
$50 - $60
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Viña del Mar to Iquique - Esmeralda
Ave. Duration
24 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$35 - $75
Premium
$75 - $110
1st Class
$95 - $140
Trans Paraiso
Phone
+591 2 5261152 Oruro / 4 4559486 Cochabamba
Bus from Iquique to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
cochabambabolivia.net
Trans Lujan SRL
Phone
+591 4 4553910 Cochabamba / +591 2 25258523 Oruro / +56 57 232 6955 Calama
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Iquique to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Alteño
Phone
+(591)4234600 - 4258600
Email
info@terbuscbbasa.com.bo
Bus from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Flota Punata
Phone
+59144256955
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Tas-Choapa
Phone
+54 261 431-2140
Website
taschoapa.cl
Bus from La Calera to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
taschoapa.cl
Viatac
Website
viatac.com.ar
Bus from Mendoza to Orán
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$50 - $75
Bed
$60 - $90
Buses Lep
Phone
(+54) 351-246 6600, (+54) 0351-5696600, (+54) 0358-4219090
Email
expreso@buseslep.com.ar
Website
buseslep.com.ar
Bus from San Ramón de la Nueva Orán to Salvador Mazza
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
buseslep.com.ar
Book at
buseslep.plataforma10.com.ar
Regular
$6 - $9
Premium
$8 - $10

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