How to travel from El Chaltén to Córdoba, Argentina

The distance between El Chaltén and Córdoba is around 2,448km (1,521 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take the bus and then fly which takes around 6h 55m.

4 routes found

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

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

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Bus and Plane

Take the bus to El Calafate then fly from El Calafate (FTE) to Cordoba (COR).

  • Duration6h 55m
  • Flight time3h 20m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 41,515($325)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Bus

Take the bus to San Carlos de Bariloche and then to Córdoba.

  • Duration1 day 17h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 10,315($81)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

1 similiar route

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Drive

Drive to Córdoba.

  • Duration1 day 10h
  • Distance2,684km (1,668 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between El Chaltén and Córdoba

There are several options for getting from El Chaltén to Córdoba by bus, plane and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 10,315 ($81) and will take around 1 day 17h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take the bus and then fly and arrive in approximately 6h 55m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 41,515 ($325).

The distance between El Chaltén and Córdoba is around 2,448km (1,521 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,120km (1,318 miles)

It takes around 6h 55m to get from El Chaltén and Córdoba by bus and plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 1 day 10h to drive there.

The quickest way to get from El Chaltén to Córdoba is to take the bus and then fly which takes around 6h 55m and will set you back approx ARS 41,515 ($325).

The cheapest way to travel between El Chaltén and Córdoba, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 10,315 ($81) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between El Chaltén and Córdoba. We recommend that you take the bus to El Calafate then fly from El Calafate (FTE) to Cordoba (COR). instead which will take 6h 55m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from El Chaltén and Córdoba. It typically takes around 1 day 17h and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from El Chaltén to Córdoba. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in San Carlos de Bariloche. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 1 day 17h.

Chalten Travel, Marga Taqsa, Viatac, Cooperativa de Trabajo Transportes la Union LTAD and Tramat run regular bus services between El Chaltén and Córdoba. Buses run once daily and take around 1 day 17h on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from El Chaltén to Córdoba. We recommend that you take the bus to El Calafate then fly from El Calafate (FTE) to Cordoba (COR). instead which will take 6h 55m.

The closest major airport to Córdoba is Ingeniero Aeronáutico Ambrosio L.V. Taravella International Airport (COR) (COR) which is approximately 12km (7 miles) from Córdoba. San Luis Airport (LUQ) (LUQ) and Santa Fe Airport (SFN) (SFN) 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 El Chaltén and Córdoba. The distance is around 2,684km (1,668 miles) by road and it will take around 1 day 10h in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from El Chaltén to Córdoba is to take the bus and then fly which takes, on average, 6h 55m and will usually cost around ARS 41,515 ($325).

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Transport options from El Chaltén to Córdoba
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus and Plane
6h 55m
ARS 41,515($325)
5 times a day2,448km (1,521 miles)
Bus + 1 similar
1 day 17h
ARS 10,315($81)
once daily3,071km (1,908 miles)
Bus via Perito Moreno2 days 6h
ARS 12,860($100)
once daily2,927km (1,819 miles)
Drive
1 day 10h
ARS 36,930($290)
on demand2,684km (1,668 miles)

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Airports near Córdoba

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

COR
Ingeniero Aeronáutico Ambrosio L.V. Taravella International Airport (COR)
International Airport
Distance
12km (7 miles) from Córdoba
LUQ
San Luis Airport (LUQ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
291km (181 miles) from Córdoba
SFN
Santa Fe Airport (SFN)
Domestic Airport
Distance
321km (199 miles) from Córdoba