How to travel from Córdoba to Salta, Argentina

The distance between Córdoba and Salta is around 753km (468 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 2hrs.

6 routes found

We've found 6 different ways to get from Córdoba to Salta 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 SaltaCórdoba if you're planning a return trip.

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plane
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Fly

Fly from Cordoba (COR) to Salta (SLA).

  • Duration2hrs
  • Flight time1h 25m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 14,515($115)
Operated by

Aerolíneas Argentinas

1 similiar route

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bus
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Bus to General Güemes

Take the bus to General Güemes.

  • Duration11h 15m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 11,335($89)
Operated by

Balut

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car
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Drive

Drive to Salta.

  • Duration9h 45m
  • Distance864km (537 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Córdoba and Salta

There are several options for getting from Córdoba to Salta by plane, bus and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 2,165 ($17) and will take around 11h 55m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 2hrs, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 14,515 ($115).

The distance between Córdoba and Salta is around 753km (468 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 702km (436 miles)

It takes around 2hrs to get from Córdoba and Salta by plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 9h 45m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Córdoba to Salta is to fly which takes around 2hrs and will set you back approx ARS 14,515 ($115).

The cheapest way to travel between Córdoba and Salta, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 2,165 ($17) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Córdoba and Salta. We recommend that you fly from Cordoba (COR) to Salta (SLA). instead which will take 2hrs.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Córdoba and Salta. It typically takes around 11h 55m and departs once daily.

Yes there is a direct bus service that runs between Córdoba and Salta with no changeovers required. The bus runs once daily and takes 11h 55m.

Flecha Bus, Fono Bus, Balut and Viatac run regular bus services between Córdoba and Salta. Buses run once daily and take around 11h 55m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Córdoba and Salta. Flights depart from Cordoba (COR) and arrive at Salta (SLA). The flight takes around 1h 25m.

Yes there is a direct flight between Córdoba and Salta with no stop-overs required. Flights typically take around 1h 25m.

Aerolíneas Argentinas fly between Córdoba and Salta. Flights depart from Cordoba (COR) and and arrive into Salta (SLA). These flights usually take around 1h 25m.

The flight from Córdoba to Salta typically takes around 1h 25m. Flights depart from Cordoba (COR) and and arrive into Salta (SLA).

The closest major airport to Salta is Gobernador Horacio Guzmán International Airport (JUJ) (JUJ) which is approximately 108km (67 miles) from Salta. Martín Miguel de Güemes International Airport (SLA) (SLA) and Teniente Benjamín Matienzo International Airport (TUC) (TUC) 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 Córdoba and Salta. The distance is around 864km (537 miles) by road and it will take around 9h 45m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Córdoba to Salta is to fly which takes, on average, 2hrs and will usually cost around ARS 14,515 ($115).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Córdoba and Salta

Transport options from Córdoba to Salta
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 1 similar
2hrs
ARS 14,515($115)
5 times a day753km (468 miles)
Plane and Bus3h 15m
ARS 15,280($120)
once daily884km (549 miles)
Bus to General Güemes + 2 similar
11h 15m
ARS 11,335($89)
once daily924km (574 miles)
Bus11h 55m
ARS 2,165($17)
4 times a day959km (596 miles)
Bus to General Güemes13h 55m
ARS 3,820($30)
once daily920km (572 miles)
Drive
9h 45m
ARS 11,970($95)
on demand864km (537 miles)

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Airports near Salta

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

JUJ
Gobernador Horacio Guzmán International Airport (JUJ)
International Airport
Distance
108km (67 miles) from Salta
SLA
Martín Miguel de Güemes International Airport (SLA)
International Airport
Distance
118km (73 miles) from Salta
TUC
Teniente Benjamín Matienzo International Airport (TUC)
International Airport
Distance
207km (128 miles) from Salta