How to travel from Iguazú Falls to Bariloche, Argentina

The distance between Iguazú Falls and Bariloche is around 2,417km (1,502 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 4h 50m.

6 routes found

We've found 6 different ways to get from Iguazú Falls to Bariloche 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 BarilocheIguazú Falls if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from Iguazu (IGR) to San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC).

  • Duration4h 50m
  • Flight time4h 10m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 43,295($340)
Operated by

Aerolíneas Argentinas

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Bus

Take the bus to Dellepiane and then to Bariloche.

  • Duration1 day 17h
  • Departsevery 20 mins
  • Typical cost
    ARS 16,680($130)
Operated by

Via Bariloche

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Drive

Drive to Bariloche.

  • Duration1 day 8h
  • Distance2,757km (1,713 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Iguazú Falls and Bariloche

There are several options for getting from Iguazú Falls to Bariloche by plane, bus and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 5,475 ($43) and will take around 1 day 18h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 4h 50m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 43,295 ($340).

The distance between Iguazú Falls and Bariloche is around 2,417km (1,502 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,315km (1,439 miles)

It takes around 4h 50m to get from Iguazú Falls and Bariloche by plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 1 day 8h to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Iguazú Falls to Bariloche is to fly which takes around 4h 50m and will set you back approx ARS 43,295 ($340).

The cheapest way to travel between Iguazú Falls and Bariloche, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 5,475 ($43) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Iguazú Falls and Bariloche. We recommend that you fly from Iguazu (IGR) to San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC). instead which will take 4h 50m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Iguazú Falls and Bariloche. It typically takes around 1 day 17h and departs every 20 mins.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Iguazú Falls to Bariloche. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Puerto Iguazú and Dellepiane. These services run every 20 mins and will take a minimum of 1 day 17h.

Via Bariloche, Rio Uruguay, El Valle, Expreso Singer and Flecha Bus run regular bus services between Iguazú Falls and Bariloche. Buses run every 20 mins and take around 1 day 17h on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Iguazú Falls and Bariloche. Flights depart from Iguazu (IGR) and arrive at San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) - via Cordoba (COR). The flight takes around 4h 10m.

There is no direct flight from Iguazú Falls to Bariloche. There is however a flight that goes via Cordoba (COR). This services will take at least 4h 50m (not including layover time).

The flight from Iguazú Falls to Bariloche typically takes around 4h 10m. Flights depart from Iguazu (IGR) and and arrive into San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC).

The closest major airport to Bariloche is San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC) (BRC) which is approximately 13km (8 miles) from Bariloche. Aviador Carlos Campos Airport (CPC) (CPC) and Esquel Airport (EQS) (EQS) 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 Iguazú Falls and Bariloche. The distance is around 2,757km (1,713 miles) by road and it will take around 1 day 8h in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Iguazú Falls to Bariloche is to fly which takes, on average, 4h 50m and will usually cost around ARS 43,295 ($340).

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Transport options from Iguazú Falls to Bariloche
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 1 similar
4h 50m
ARS 43,295($340)
every 2 hours2,417km (1,502 miles)
Plane and Bus8h 35m
ARS 50,300($395)
4 times a day2,553km (1,587 miles)
Bus + 2 similar
1 day 17h
ARS 16,680($130)
every 20 mins2,941km (1,827 miles)
Bus via Retiro1 day 18h
ARS 5,475($43)
twice daily3,035km (1,886 miles)
Bus via Paraná1 day 19h
ARS 13,500($105)
4 times a week2,983km (1,853 miles)
Drive
1 day 8h
ARS 37,950($300)
on demand2,757km (1,713 miles)

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Airports near Bariloche

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

BRC
San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC)
International Airport
Distance
13km (8 miles) from Bariloche
CPC
Aviador Carlos Campos Airport (CPC)
Domestic Airport
Distance
119km (74 miles) from Bariloche
EQS
Esquel Airport (EQS)
Domestic Airport
Distance
198km (123 miles) from Bariloche