How to travel from Bariloche to Mendoza, Argentina

The distance between Bariloche and Mendoza is around 969km (602 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 2h 10m.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Bariloche to Mendoza by plane, bus and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out MendozaBariloche if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) to Mendoza (MDZ).

  • Duration2h 10m
  • Flight time1h 40m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 26,235($205)
Operated by

Aerolíneas Argentinas

+ 1 others
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bus
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Bus

Take the bus to Mendoza.

  • Duration18h 30m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 3,820($30)
Operated by

Cata International

+ 1 others

1 similiar route

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Drive

Drive to Mendoza.

  • Duration14h 30m
  • Distance1,213km (754 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Bariloche and Mendoza

There are several options for getting from Bariloche to Mendoza by plane, bus and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 3,820 ($30) and will take around 18h 30m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 2h 10m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 26,235 ($205).

The distance between Bariloche and Mendoza is around 969km (602 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 942km (586 miles)

It takes around 2h 10m to get from Bariloche and Mendoza by plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 14h 30m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Bariloche to Mendoza is to fly which takes around 2h 10m and will set you back approx ARS 26,235 ($205).

The cheapest way to travel between Bariloche and Mendoza, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 3,820 ($30) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Bariloche and Mendoza. We recommend that you fly from San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) to Mendoza (MDZ). instead which will take 2h 10m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Bariloche and Mendoza. It typically takes around 18h 30m and departs once daily.

Yes there is a direct bus service that runs between Bariloche and Mendoza with no changeovers required. The bus runs once daily and takes 18h 30m.

Cata International, Andesmar and Turismo Buttini run regular bus services between Bariloche and Mendoza. Buses run once daily and take around 18h 30m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Bariloche and Mendoza. Flights depart from San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) and arrive at Mendoza (MDZ). The flight takes around 1h 40m.

Yes there is a direct flight between Bariloche and Mendoza with no stop-overs required. Flights typically take around 1h 40m.

Aerolíneas Argentinas and Jetsmart fly between Bariloche and Mendoza. Flights depart from San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) and and arrive into Mendoza (MDZ). These flights usually take around 1h 40m.

The flight from Bariloche to Mendoza typically takes around 1h 40m. Flights depart from San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) and and arrive into Mendoza (MDZ).

The closest major airport to Mendoza is Governor Francisco Gabrielli International Airport (MDZ) (MDZ) which is approximately 8km (5 miles) from Mendoza. San Juan Airport (UAQ) (UAQ) and San Rafael Airport (AFA) (AFA) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Bariloche and Mendoza. The distance is around 1,213km (754 miles) by road and it will take around 14h 30m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Bariloche to Mendoza is to fly which takes, on average, 2h 10m and will usually cost around ARS 26,235 ($205).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Bariloche and Mendoza

Transport options from Bariloche to Mendoza
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
2h 10m
ARS 26,235($205)
every 2 hours969km (602 miles)
Bus + 1 similar
18h 30m
ARS 3,820($30)
once daily1,224km (760 miles)
Bus via Tunuyán18h 45m
ARS 12,225($95)
once daily1,258km (782 miles)
Drive
14h 30m
ARS 16,680($130)
on demand1,213km (754 miles)

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Airports near Mendoza

The following major airports near Mendoza offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Argentina and internationally.

MDZ
Governor Francisco Gabrielli International Airport (MDZ)
International Airport
Distance
8km (5 miles) from Mendoza
UAQ
San Juan Airport (UAQ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
152km (94 miles) from Mendoza
AFA
San Rafael Airport (AFA)
Domestic Airport
Distance
193km (120 miles) from Mendoza