How to travel from Puerto Madryn to Iguazú Falls, Argentina

The distance between Puerto Madryn and Iguazú Falls is around 2,150km (1,336 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 4h 5m.

5 routes found

We've found 5 different ways to get from Puerto Madryn to Iguazú Falls 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 Iguazú FallsPuerto Madryn if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from El Tehuelche (PMY) to Iguazu (IGR).

  • Duration4h 5m
  • Flight time3h 40m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 28,655($225)
Operated by

Aerolíneas Argentinas

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Bus

Take the bus to Dellepiane and then to Puerto Iguazú.

  • Duration1 day 13h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 17,320($135)
Operated by

Via Bariloche

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Drive

Drive to Iguazu Falls.

  • Duration1 day 5h
  • Distance2,540km (1,579 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Puerto Madryn and Iguazú Falls

There are several options for getting from Puerto Madryn to Iguazú Falls by plane, bus and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 17,320 ($135) and will take around 1 day 13h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 4h 5m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 28,655 ($225).

The distance between Puerto Madryn and Iguazú Falls is around 2,150km (1,336 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 210km (131 miles)

It takes around 4h 5m to get from Puerto Madryn and Iguazú Falls by plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 1 day 5h to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Puerto Madryn to Iguazú Falls is to fly which takes around 4h 5m and will set you back approx ARS 28,655 ($225).

The cheapest way to travel between Puerto Madryn and Iguazú Falls, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 17,320 ($135) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Puerto Madryn and Iguazú Falls. We recommend that you fly from El Tehuelche (PMY) to Iguazu (IGR). instead which will take 4h 5m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Puerto Madryn and Iguazú Falls. It typically takes around 1 day 13h and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Puerto Madryn to Iguazú Falls. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Dellepiane and Puerto Iguazú. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 1 day 13h.

Via Bariloche, Tramat and Andesmar run regular bus services between Puerto Madryn and Iguazú Falls. Buses run once daily and take around 1 day 13h on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Puerto Madryn and Iguazú Falls. Flights depart from El Tehuelche (PMY) and arrive at Iguazu (IGR) - via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP). The flight takes around 3h 40m.

There is no direct flight from Puerto Madryn to Iguazú Falls. There is however a flight that goes via Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP). This services will take at least 4h 5m (not including layover time).

The flight from Puerto Madryn to Iguazú Falls typically takes around 3h 40m. Flights depart from El Tehuelche (PMY) and and arrive into Iguazu (IGR).

The closest major airport to Iguazú Falls is Posadas Airport (PSS) (PSS) which is approximately 242km (150 miles) from Iguazú Falls. Formosa International Airport (FMA) (FMA) and Camba Punta Airport (CNQ) (CNQ) 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 Iguazú Falls. The distance is around 2,540km (1,579 miles) by road and it will take around 1 day 5h in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Puerto Madryn to Iguazú Falls is to fly which takes, on average, 4h 5m and will usually cost around ARS 28,655 ($225).

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Transport options from Puerto Madryn to Iguazú Falls
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 1 similar
4h 5m
ARS 28,655($225)
on demand2,150km (1,336 miles)
Bus and Plane5hrs
ARS 28,780($225)
hourly2,262km (1,405 miles)
Bus + 1 similar
1 day 13h
ARS 17,320($135)
once daily2,640km (1,641 miles)
Bus via Corrientes1 day 19h
ARS 25,470($200)
5 times a week2,937km (1,825 miles)
Drive
1 day 5h
ARS 35,020($275)
on demand2,540km (1,579 miles)

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Airports near Iguazú Falls

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

PSS
Posadas Airport (PSS)
Domestic Airport
Distance
242km (150 miles) from Iguazú Falls
FMA
Formosa International Airport (FMA)
International Airport
Distance
384km (238 miles) from Iguazú Falls
CNQ
Camba Punta Airport (CNQ)
Domestic Airport
Distance
472km (293 miles) from Iguazú Falls