How to travel from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park, Argentina

The distance between Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park is around 1,137km (706 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 2h 45m.

4 routes found

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

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Fly

Fly from Ezeiza (EZE) to Iguazu (IGR).

  • Duration2h 45m
  • Flight time1h 50m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 29,415($230)
Operated by

Aerolíneas Argentinas

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Bus

Take the bus to Ciudad del Este.

  • Duration12h 35m
  • Departstwice daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 7,385($58)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

2 similiar routes

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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park

There are several options for getting from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park by plane and bus. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 1,655 ($13) and will take around 18h 10m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 2h 45m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 29,415 ($230).

The distance between Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park is around 1,137km (706 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,073km (667 miles)

It takes around 2h 45m to get from Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park by plane.

The quickest way to get from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park is to fly which takes around 2h 45m and will set you back approx ARS 29,415 ($230).

The cheapest way to travel between Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 1,655 ($13) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park. We recommend that you fly from Ezeiza (EZE) to Iguazu (IGR). instead which will take 2h 45m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park. It typically takes around 12h 35m and departs on demand.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Ciudad del Este. These services run on demand and will take a minimum of 12h 35m.

Crucero Del Norte, Rio Uruguay and Via Bariloche run regular bus services between Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park. Buses run on demand and take around 12h 35m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park. Flights depart from Ezeiza (EZE) and arrive at Iguazu (IGR). The flight takes around 1h 50m.

Yes there is a direct flight between Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park with no stop-overs required. Flights typically take around 1h 50m.

Aerolíneas Argentinas and Jetsmart fly between Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park. Flights depart from Ezeiza (EZE) and and arrive into Iguazu (IGR). These flights usually take around 1h 50m.

The flight from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park typically takes around 1h 50m. Flights depart from Ezeiza (EZE) and and arrive into Iguazu (IGR).

The closest major airport to Iguazu National Park is Posadas Airport (PSS) (PSS) which is approximately 255km (159 miles) from Iguazu National Park. Formosa International Airport (FMA) (FMA) and Camba Punta Airport (CNQ) (CNQ) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park. We recommend that you fly from Ezeiza (EZE) to Iguazu (IGR). instead which will take 2h 45m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park is to fly which takes, on average, 2h 45m and will usually cost around ARS 29,415 ($230).

How do I get from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park

Compare travel optionsbetween Buenos Aires and Iguazu National Park

Transport options from Buenos Aires to Iguazu National Park
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly
2h 45m
ARS 29,415($230)
every 3 hours1,137km (706 miles)
Bus + 2 similar
12h 35m
ARS 7,385($58)
twice daily1,326km (824 miles)
Bus to Puerto Iguazú18h 10m
ARS 1,655($13)
twice daily1,356km (842 miles)
Bus to Puerto Iguazú20h 10m
ARS 8,530($67)
5 times a day1,376km (855 miles)

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Airports near Iguazu National Park

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

PSS
Posadas Airport (PSS)
Domestic Airport
Distance
255km (159 miles) from Iguazu National Park
FMA
Formosa International Airport (FMA)
International Airport
Distance
400km (248 miles) from Iguazu National Park
CNQ
Camba Punta Airport (CNQ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
488km (303 miles) from Iguazu National Park