How to travel from Ushuaia to Valdes Peninsula, Argentina

The distance between Ushuaia and Valdes Peninsula is around 1,507km (936 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take a taxi which takes around 5h 50m.

5 routes found

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

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

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Plane and Taxi

Fly from Ushuaia (USH) to Trelew (REL) then take a taxi to Valdes Peninsula.

  • Duration5h 50m
  • Flight time2hrs
  • Typical cost
    ARS 39,860($315)
Operated by

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1 similiar route

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Bus and Taxi

Take the bus to Río Gallegos and then to Puerto Madryn then take a taxi to Valdes Peninsula.

  • Duration1 day 7h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    ARS 21,650($170)
Operated by

Multiple operators

1 similiar route

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Car and Ferry

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

  • Duration1 day 1h
  • Departshourly
  • Typical cost
    ARS 26,740($210)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Ushuaia and Valdes Peninsula

There are several options for getting from Ushuaia to Valdes Peninsula by plane, taxi, bus, car and ferry. The cheapest option is to take the bus and then take a taxi which costs around ARS 21,650 ($170) and will take around 1 day 7h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take a taxi and arrive in approximately 5h 50m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately ARS 39,860 ($315).

The distance between Ushuaia and Valdes Peninsula is around 1,507km (936 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,405km (873 miles)

It takes around 5h 50m to get from Ushuaia and Valdes Peninsula by plane and taxi.

The quickest way to get from Ushuaia to Valdes Peninsula is to fly and then take a taxi which takes around 5h 50m and will set you back approx ARS 39,860 ($315).

The cheapest way to travel between Ushuaia and Valdes Peninsula is to take the bus and then take a taxi which will typically cost around ARS 21,650 ($170) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Ushuaia and Valdes Peninsula. We recommend that you fly from Ushuaia (USH) to Trelew (REL) then take a taxi to Valdes Peninsula. instead which will take 5h 50m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Ushuaia and Valdes Peninsula. We recommend that you fly from Ushuaia (USH) to Trelew (REL) then take a taxi to Valdes Peninsula. instead which will take 5h 50m.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Ushuaia to Valdes Peninsula. We recommend that you fly from Ushuaia (USH) to Trelew (REL) then take a taxi to Valdes Peninsula. instead which will take 5h 50m.

The closest major airport to Valdes Peninsula is El Tehuelche Airport (PMY) (PMY) which is approximately 83km (52 miles) from Valdes Peninsula. Trelew Airport (REL) (REL) and General Enrique Mosconi International Airport (CRD) (CRD) 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 Valdes Peninsula. We recommend that you fly from Ushuaia (USH) to Trelew (REL) then take a taxi to Valdes Peninsula. instead which will take 5h 50m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Ushuaia to Valdes Peninsula is to fly and then take a taxi which takes, on average, 5h 50m and will usually cost around ARS 39,860 ($315).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Ushuaia and Valdes Peninsula

Transport options from Ushuaia to Valdes Peninsula
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Taxi + 1 similar
5h 50m
ARS 39,860($315)
on demand1,507km (936 miles)
Fly to El Tehuelche (PMY), Taxi8h 30m
ARS 52,595($415)
on demand3,598km (2,236 miles)
Bus and Taxi + 1 similar
1 day 7h
ARS 21,650($170)
once daily1,945km (1,208 miles)
Bus to Río Gallegos, taxi1 day 16h
ARS 29,290($230)
once daily2,031km (1,262 miles)
Car and Ferry
1 day 1h
ARS 26,740($210)
hourly1,921km (1,194 miles)

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Airports near Valdes Peninsula

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

PMY
El Tehuelche Airport (PMY)
Domestic Airport
Distance
83km (52 miles) from Valdes Peninsula
REL
Trelew Airport (REL)
Domestic Airport
Distance
130km (81 miles) from Valdes Peninsula
CRD
General Enrique Mosconi International Airport (CRD)
International Airport
Distance
455km (283 miles) from Valdes Peninsula