How to travel from Rosario to Buenos Aires, Argentina

The distance between Rosario and Buenos Aires is around 301km (187 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take a taxi which takes around 2h 55m.

5 routes found

We've found 5 different ways to get from Rosario to Buenos Aires by bus, train, taxi and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Bus

Take the bus to Retiro Station.

  • Duration3h 40m
  • Departstwice daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 2,040($16)
Operated by

Chevallier

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train
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Train

Take the train to Retiro.

  • Duration8hrs
  • Departstwice daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 125($1)
Operated by

Trenes Argentinos

+ 2 others
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taxi
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Taxi

Take a taxi to Buenos Aires.

  • Duration2h 55m
  • Departson demand
  • Typical cost
    ARS 12,100($95)
Operated by

Taxi Primera Satelital

+ 2 others
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car
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Drive

Drive to Buenos Aires.

  • Duration2h 55m
  • Distance301km (187 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Rosario and Buenos Aires

There are several options for getting from Rosario to Buenos Aires by bus, train, taxi and car. The cheapest option is to take the train which costs around ARS 125 ($1) and will take around 8hrs. If you need to get there more quickly, you can take a taxi and arrive in approximately 2h 55m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 12,100 ($95).

The distance between Rosario and Buenos Aires is around 301km (187 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 275km (171 miles)

It takes around 3h 40m to get from Rosario and Buenos Aires by bus. If you are travelling by car it will take around 2h 55m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Rosario to Buenos Aires is to take a taxi which takes around 2h 55m and will set you back approx ARS 12,100 ($95).

The cheapest way to travel between Rosario and Buenos Aires, if you exclude driving, is to take the train which will typically cost around ARS 125 ($1) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

Yes there is a train service that runs between Rosario and Buenos Aires. It typically takes around 8hrs and departs twice a week.

Yes there is a direct train service that runs between Rosario and Buenos Aires with no changeovers required. The train runs twice a week and takes 8hrs.

Trenes Argentinos run train services between Rosario and Buenos Aires. Trains depart twice a week and will take around 8hrs, however, this may vary depending on the particular service and whether it runs express or stops all stations.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Rosario and Buenos Aires. It typically takes around 3h 40m and departs twice daily.

Yes there is a direct bus service that runs between Rosario and Buenos Aires with no changeovers required. The bus runs twice daily and takes 3h 40m.

Chevallier, Flecha Bus, La Veloz Del Norte and Balut run regular bus services between Rosario and Buenos Aires. Buses run twice daily and take around 3h 40m on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Rosario to Buenos Aires. We recommend that you take the bus to Retiro Station. instead which will take 3h 40m.

The closest major airport to Buenos Aires is Jorge Newbery Airport (AEP) (AEP) which is approximately 6km (4 miles) from Buenos Aires. Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE) (EZE) and Rosario – Islas Malvinas International Airport (ROS) (ROS) 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 Rosario and Buenos Aires. The distance is around 301km (187 miles) by road and it will take around 2h 55m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Rosario to Buenos Aires is to take the bus which takes, on average, 3h 40m and will usually cost around ARS 2,040 ($16).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Rosario and Buenos Aires

Transport options from Rosario to Buenos Aires
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Bus + 1 similar
3h 40m
ARS 2,040($16)
twice daily302km (188 miles)
Bus to Liniers6h 35m
ARS 1,020($8)
every 20 mins336km (209 miles)
Train
8hrs
ARS 125($1)
twice daily314km (195 miles)
Taxi
2h 55m
ARS 12,100($95)
on demand301km (187 miles)
Drive
2h 55m
ARS 4,200($33)
on demand301km (187 miles)

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Airports near Buenos Aires

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

AEP
Jorge Newbery Airport (AEP)
International Airport
Distance
6km (4 miles) from Buenos Aires
EZE
Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE)
International Airport
Distance
25km (15 miles) from Buenos Aires
ROS
Rosario – Islas Malvinas International Airport (ROS)
International Airport
Distance
286km (178 miles) from Buenos Aires