How to travel from Ushuaia to Bariloche, Argentina

The distance between Ushuaia and Bariloche is around 2,176km (1,352 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 6h 10m.

8 routes found

We've found 8 different ways to get from Ushuaia to Bariloche by plane, bus, ferry and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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

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Fly

Fly from Ushuaia (USH) to San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC).

  • Duration6h 10m
  • Flight time5h 40m
  • Typical cost
    ARS 38,585($305)
Operated by

Aerolíneas Argentinas

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Bus via Río Gallegos

Take the bus to Río Gallegos, Caleta Olivia then Comodoro Rivadavia and then to San Carlos de Bariloche.

  • Duration1 day 3h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 18,085($140)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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Bus and Ferry

Take the bus to Puerto Natales then take a ferry to Puerto Montt then take the bus to Bariloche.

  • Duration3 days 22h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    ARS 238,135($1,870)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Car and Ferry

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

  • Duration1 day 4h
  • Departshourly
  • Typical cost
    ARS 30,180($235)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Ushuaia and Bariloche

There are several options for getting from Ushuaia to Bariloche by plane, bus, ferry and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around ARS 12,860 ($100) and will take around 2 days. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 6h 10m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 38,585 ($305).

The distance between Ushuaia and Bariloche is around 2,176km (1,352 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,536km (955 miles)

It takes around 6h 10m to get from Ushuaia and Bariloche by plane.

The quickest way to get from Ushuaia to Bariloche is to fly which takes around 6h 10m and will set you back approx ARS 38,585 ($305).

The cheapest way to travel between Ushuaia and Bariloche is to take the bus which will typically cost around ARS 12,860 ($100) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Ushuaia and Bariloche. We recommend that you fly from Ushuaia (USH) to San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC). instead which will take 6h 10m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Ushuaia and Bariloche. It typically takes around 1 day 4h and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Ushuaia to Bariloche. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Río Gallegos, Comodoro Rivadavia and San Carlos de Bariloche. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 1 day 4h.

Marga Taqsa, Tecni-Austral, Viatac, Tramat, Andesmar, Buses TransAustral LTDA, Cooperativa Sportman, Buses Barria, Turibus Internacional and Empresas Cruz Del Sur run regular bus services between Ushuaia and Bariloche. Buses run once daily and take around 1 day 4h on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Ushuaia and Bariloche. Flights depart from Ushuaia (USH) and arrive at San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) - via Ezeiza (EZE). The flight takes around 5h 40m.

There is no direct flight from Ushuaia to Bariloche. There is however a flight that goes via Ezeiza (EZE). This services will take at least 6h 10m (not including layover time).

The flight from Ushuaia to Bariloche typically takes around 5h 40m. Flights depart from Ushuaia (USH) 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

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Ushuaia to Bariloche. We recommend that you fly from Ushuaia (USH) to San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC). instead which will take 6h 10m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Ushuaia to Bariloche is to fly which takes, on average, 6h 10m and will usually cost around ARS 38,585 ($305).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Ushuaia and Bariloche

Transport options from Ushuaia to Bariloche
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 2 similar
6h 10m
ARS 38,585($305)
every 2 hours3,679km (2,286 miles)
Bus and Plane9hrs
ARS 47,245($370)
once daily3,823km (2,376 miles)
Plane and Bus9h 50m
ARS 55,775($440)
4 times a day3,877km (2,409 miles)
Bus via Río Gallegos + 2 similar
1 day 3h
ARS 18,085($140)
once daily2,254km (1,400 miles)
Bus1 day 4h
ARS 25,215($200)
once daily2,257km (1,402 miles)
Bus via Punta Arenas2 days
ARS 12,860($100)
once a week3,192km (1,983 miles)
Bus and Ferry
3 days 22h
ARS 238,135($1,870)
once a week2,724km (1,693 miles)
Car and Ferry
1 day 4h
ARS 30,180($235)
hourly2,176km (1,352 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