How to travel from Puerto Madryn to Bariloche, Argentina

The distance between Puerto Madryn and Bariloche is around 926km (575 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 4h 45m.

5 routes found

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

👋 Also check out BarilochePuerto Madryn if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from El Tehuelche (PMY) to San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC).

  • Duration4h 45m
  • Flight time4h 10m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 47,755($375)
Operated by

Aerolíneas Argentinas

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bus
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Bus

Take the bus to Bariloche.

  • Duration14h 45m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 2,040($16)
Operated by

Don Otto

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Drive

Drive to Bariloche.

  • Duration11h 50m
  • Distance926km (575 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Puerto Madryn and Bariloche

There are several options for getting from Puerto Madryn to Bariloche by bus, car and plane. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 2,040 ($16) and will take around 14h 45m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 4h 45m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 47,755 ($375).

The distance between Puerto Madryn and Bariloche is around 926km (575 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,119km (1,316 miles)

It takes around 14h 45m to get from Puerto Madryn and Bariloche by bus. If you are travelling by car it will take around 11h 50m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Puerto Madryn to Bariloche is to fly which takes around 4h 45m and will set you back approx ARS 47,755 ($375).

The cheapest way to travel between Puerto Madryn and Bariloche, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 2,040 ($16) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Puerto Madryn and Bariloche. We recommend that you fly from El Tehuelche (PMY) to San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC). instead which will take 4h 45m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Puerto Madryn and Bariloche. It typically takes around 14h 45m and departs once daily.

Yes there is a direct bus service that runs between Puerto Madryn and Bariloche with no changeovers required. The bus runs once daily and takes 14h 45m.

Don Otto run regular bus services between Puerto Madryn and Bariloche. Buses run once daily and take around 14h 45m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Puerto Madryn and Bariloche. Flights depart from El Tehuelche (PMY) and arrive at San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) - via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP). The flight takes around 4h 10m.

There is no direct flight from Puerto Madryn to Bariloche. There is however a flight that goes via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP). This services will take at least 4h 45m (not including layover time).

The flight from Puerto Madryn to Bariloche typically takes around 4h 10m. Flights depart from El Tehuelche (PMY) 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 Puerto Madryn and Bariloche. The distance is around 926km (575 miles) by road and it will take around 11h 50m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Puerto Madryn to Bariloche is to take the bus which takes, on average, 14h 45m and will usually cost around ARS 2,040 ($16).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Puerto Madryn and Bariloche

Transport options from Puerto Madryn to Bariloche
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 2 similar
4h 45m
ARS 47,755($375)
every 2 hours2,439km (1,516 miles)
Bus and Plane5h 40m
ARS 35,145($275)
every 2 hours2,550km (1,585 miles)
Plane and Bus8h 25m
ARS 42,025($330)
4 times a day2,580km (1,603 miles)
Bus
14h 45m
ARS 2,040($16)
once daily955km (593 miles)
Drive
11h 50m
ARS 12,735($100)
on demand926km (575 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