La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni

La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni

La Paz Bolivia
Uyuni
Wed, Jul 24
One Way
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La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni Schedule

La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Daytrip Minivan 4pax Any timeBOB 3,934
Boliviana de Aviacion Economy #OB30407:40 - 08:40BOB 551
Cisne Bus Uyuni Sleeper 21:15 - 06:15BOB 133
Autobuses Emperador Sleeper 22:00 - 07:00BOB 121

Transportation from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni

Facts about the transport from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni

Cheapest Transport$18
Fastest Transport1h
Earliest Departure7:40 AM
Latest Departure10:30 PM
Departures per day23
Distance540 kilometers
Transport CompaniesAutobuses Emperador, Boliviana de Aviacion, Cisne Bus Uyuni, Cruz del Norte, Daytrip, Panasur, Todo Turismo, Trans El Cisne Bus, Trans Omar, Trans Titicaca, Uyuni Panasur

How to get from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni

Travelling between La Paz Bolivia and Uyuni is possible by Flight, bus, train and taxi. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 569.77 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 17.55.

How long does it take to get from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni?

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 10 hours to travel between La Paz Bolivia and Uyuni depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between La Paz Bolivia and Uyuni. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h. Bus does a much slower job and take about 10h to reach Uyuni.

How much does it cost to get from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni?

Travelling between La Paz Bolivia and Uyuni can be as cheap as USD 17.55 if you opt for a Autobuses Emperador bus and as expensive as USD 569.77 if you buy a Daytrip taxi ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between La Paz Bolivia and Uyuni ?

  • 10 from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni starting from 20:30 La Paz Bus Station until 22:30 La Paz Bus Station
  • 1 from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni starting from 07:40 La Paz El Alto Airport until 07:40 La Paz El Alto Airport
  • 12 from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni starting from 00:00 La Paz Hotel Transfer until 00:00 La Paz Hotel Transfer

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 124.21.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between La Paz Bolivia and Uyuni

Boliviana de Aviacion

Bus

Travelling from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between La Paz Bolivia and Uyuni

Autobuses Emperador, Cisne Bus Uyuni, Cruz del Norte, Panasur, Todo Turismo, Trans El Cisne Bus, Trans Omar, Trans Titicaca, Uyuni Panasur

Taxi

Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between La Paz Bolivia and Uyuni

Daytrip

What is the most popular transport to get from La Paz Bolivia to Uyuni?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 65% opted for a bus
  • 34% chosen Bus+Train
  • 1% Other