How to travel from Puerto Madryn to Tierra del Fuego National Park, Argentina

The distance between Puerto Madryn and Tierra del Fuego National Park is around 1,383km (859 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take the bus and then fly which takes around 11h 25m.

9 routes found

We've found 9 different ways to get from Puerto Madryn to Tierra del Fuego National Park by bus, car, ferry and plane. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out Tierra del Fuego National ParkPuerto Madryn if you're planning a return trip.

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Bus and Plane

Take the bus to Trelew then fly from Trelew (REL) to Rio Gallegos (RGL) then take the bus to Punta Arenas.

  • Duration11h 25m
  • Flight time2h 15m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 41,260($325)
Operated by

Multiple operators

5 similiar routes

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Bus

Take the bus to Río Gallegos and then to Punta Arenas.

  • Duration24h 55m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 15,920($125)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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Bus via Güer Aike

Take the bus to Güer Aike then Punta Arenas and then to Porvenir.

  • Duration1 day 9h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 13,755($110)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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Car and Ferry

Drive to Punta Delgada then take a ferry to Bahía Azul then drive to Porvenir.

  • Duration19h 25m
  • Departshourly
  • Typical cost
    ARS 20,505($160)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Puerto Madryn and Tierra del Fuego National Park

There are several options for getting from Puerto Madryn to Tierra del Fuego National Park by bus, car, ferry and plane. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 13,755 ($110) and will take around 1 day 9h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take the bus and then fly and arrive in approximately 11h 25m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 41,260 ($325).

The distance between Puerto Madryn and Tierra del Fuego National Park is around 1,383km (859 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 3,209km (1,994 miles)

It takes around 24h 55m to get from Puerto Madryn and Tierra del Fuego National Park by bus.

The quickest way to get from Puerto Madryn to Tierra del Fuego National Park is to take the bus and then fly which takes around 11h 25m and will set you back approx ARS 41,260 ($325).

The cheapest way to travel between Puerto Madryn and Tierra del Fuego National Park is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 13,755 ($110) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Puerto Madryn and Tierra del Fuego National Park. We recommend that you take the bus to Trelew then fly from Trelew (REL) to Rio Gallegos (RGL) then take the bus to Punta Arenas. instead which will take 11h 25m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Puerto Madryn and Tierra del Fuego National Park. It typically takes around 24h 55m and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Puerto Madryn to Tierra del Fuego National Park. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Río Gallegos, Punta Arenas and Punta Arenas. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 24h 55m.

Viatac, Tramat, Andesmar, Buses Barria, Marga Taqsa and Transportes Rio Side run regular bus services between Puerto Madryn and Tierra del Fuego National Park. Buses run once daily and take around 24h 55m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Puerto Madryn to Tierra del Fuego National Park. We recommend that you take the bus to Trelew then fly from Trelew (REL) to Rio Gallegos (RGL) then take the bus to Punta Arenas. instead which will take 11h 25m.

The closest major airport to Tierra del Fuego National Park is Ushuaia – Malvinas Argentinas International Airport (USH) (USH) which is approximately 22km (14 miles) from Tierra del Fuego National Park. Rio Grande Airport (RGA) (RGA) and Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport (RGL) (RGL) 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 Puerto Madryn to Tierra del Fuego National Park. We recommend that you take the bus to Río Gallegos and then to Punta Arenas. instead which will take 24h 55m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Puerto Madryn to Tierra del Fuego National Park is to take the bus which takes, on average, 24h 55m and will usually cost around ARS 15,920 ($125).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Puerto Madryn and Tierra del Fuego National Park

Transport options from Puerto Madryn to Tierra del Fuego National Park
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus and Plane + 5 similar
11h 25m
ARS 41,260($325)
once daily1,383km (859 miles)
Bus to Comodoro Rivadavia, plane14h 60m
ARS 23,175($180)
once daily1,428km (887 miles)
Plane and Bus15h 45m
ARS 62,655($490)
once daily3,829km (2,379 miles)
Bus to Trelew, plane15h 50m
ARS 43,045($340)
once daily2,070km (1,286 miles)
Bus to Trelew, plane16h 40m
ARS 60,235($475)
once daily3,941km (2,449 miles)
Fly to Ushuaia (USH), Bus18h 5m
ARS 59,470($465)
once daily4,158km (2,584 miles)
Bus
24h 55m
ARS 15,920($125)
once daily1,536km (954 miles)
Bus via Güer Aike
1 day 9h
ARS 13,755($110)
once daily1,911km (1,187 miles)
Car and Ferry
19h 25m
ARS 20,505($160)
hourly1,467km (911 miles)

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Airports near Tierra del Fuego National Park

The following major airports near Tierra del Fuego National Park offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Argentina and internationally.

USH
Ushuaia – Malvinas Argentinas International Airport (USH)
International Airport
Distance
22km (14 miles) from Tierra del Fuego National Park
RGA
Rio Grande Airport (RGA)
Domestic Airport
Distance
107km (67 miles) from Tierra del Fuego National Park
RGL
Piloto Civil Norberto Fernández International Airport (RGL)
International Airport
Distance
342km (213 miles) from Tierra del Fuego National Park