How to travel from Iguazu National Park to Bariloche, Argentina

The distance between Iguazu National Park and Bariloche is around 2,566km (1,595 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take the bus which takes around 8h 45m.

5 routes found

We've found 5 different ways to get from Iguazu National Park to Bariloche by plane, bus and train. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out BarilocheIguazu National Park if you're planning a return trip.

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Plane and Bus

Fly from Iguazu (IGR) to Chapelco (CPC) then take the bus to Bariloche - Terminal de Omnibus.

  • Duration8h 45m
  • Flight time4h 10m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 49,030($385)
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Bus

Take the bus to Buenos Aires - Retiro and then to Bariloche.

  • Duration1 day 11h
  • Departstwice daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 16,555($130)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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Bus and Train

Take the bus to Buenos Aires - Retiro then take the train to Bahía Blanca then take the bus to Viedma then take the train to San Carlos de Bariloche.

  • Duration1 day 23h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    ARS 13,755($110)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Iguazu National Park and Bariloche

There are several options for getting from Iguazu National Park to Bariloche by plane, bus and train. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 13,500 ($105) and will take around 1 day 20h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take the bus and arrive in approximately 8h 45m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 49,030 ($385).

The distance between Iguazu National Park and Bariloche is around 2,566km (1,595 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,329km (1,447 miles)

It takes around 8h 45m to get from Iguazu National Park and Bariloche by plane and bus.

The quickest way to get from Iguazu National Park to Bariloche is to fly and then take the bus which takes around 8h 45m and will set you back approx ARS 49,030 ($385).

The cheapest way to travel between Iguazu National Park and Bariloche is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 13,500 ($105) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Iguazu National Park and Bariloche. We recommend that you fly from Iguazu (IGR) to Chapelco (CPC) then take the bus to Bariloche - Terminal de Omnibus. instead which will take 8h 45m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Iguazu National Park and Bariloche. It typically takes around 1 day 11h and departs on demand.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Iguazu National Park to Bariloche. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Ciudad del Este and Buenos Aires - Retiro. These services run on demand and will take a minimum of 1 day 11h.

Crucero Del Norte, Via Bariloche, Expreso Singer and Flecha Bus run regular bus services between Iguazu National Park and Bariloche. Buses run on demand and take around 1 day 11h on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Iguazu National Park to Bariloche. We recommend that you fly from Iguazu (IGR) to Chapelco (CPC) then take the bus to Bariloche - Terminal de Omnibus. instead which will take 8h 45m.

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

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Iguazu National Park to Bariloche. We recommend that you fly from Iguazu (IGR) to Chapelco (CPC) then take the bus to Bariloche - Terminal de Omnibus. instead which will take 8h 45m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Iguazu National Park to Bariloche is to fly and then take the bus which takes, on average, 8h 45m and will usually cost around ARS 49,030 ($385).

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Transport options from Iguazu National Park to Bariloche
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Bus
8h 45m
ARS 49,030($385)
4 times a day2,566km (1,595 miles)
Bus + 2 similar
1 day 11h
ARS 16,555($130)
twice daily2,906km (1,806 miles)
Bus via Dellepiane1 day 17h
ARS 16,680($130)
every 20 mins2,962km (1,840 miles)
Bus via Paraná1 day 20h
ARS 13,500($105)
4 times a week3,004km (1,866 miles)
Bus and Train
1 day 23h
ARS 13,755($110)
once a week3,126km (1,942 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