HOW TO GET TO PERITO MORENO

We are located at the Northwestern extreme of Santa Cruz province, Argentine Patagonia, around 2,300 km far from the capital of our country (Buenos Aires) and 400 km far from the nearest airport, which is in Comodoro Rivadavia (Chubut province).

Due to the main characteristics of our region, which are the existence of large distances between cities and the low frequency of buses, we recommend the following access roads which are the most convenient and fastest ways to get to Santa Cruz according to our experience:

By air:

Flights to Comodoro Rivadavia:

Direct flight from the city of Buenos Aires:
Airlines: LATAM – AEROLINEAS ARGENTINAS – ANDES
These companies have flights every day and Aerolíneas Argentinas is the one with more frequent services every day. There are flights from 05:00 a.m. to 11:50 p.m., that is, ALL day long (there are around 10 flights per day among the three companies.)
FLIGHT DURATION: around 2 hours and a half.

Direct flight from the city of Córdoba:
1 flight per day by Aerolíneas Argentinas at around 04:00 p.m.
FLIGHT DURATION: around 2 hours.

Direct flight from Mendoza and Neuquén:
1 flight per day at noon. (Please check timetables).
FLIGHT DURATION: from 3 to 4 hours with a stop in Neuquén.

*** In addition to Comodoro Rivadavia airport, you can get to the Argentine Patagonia by traveling by air to BARILOCHE, ESQUEL, EL CALAFATE or USHUAIA airports and then, you can go from any of these destinations to Perito Moreno by land, taking regular buses along National Route 40.

By land

The main city of the region is PERITO MORENO in Santa Cruz province. ALL TOURS start in this city, taking National Route 40, which cross the city by the main avenue (San Martín).

Perito Moreno is connected with all main touristic destinations of South Patagonia; we offer services with regular buses EVERY DAY from October to April.

From Comodoro Rivadavia

We offer regular buses with a DURATION of around 6 hours THE WHOLE YEAR. (The buses pass by Caleta Olivia, Pico Truncado and Las Heras before arriving at Perito Moreno.)
Departure times: 05:00 a.m. and 05:00 p.m.

** We offer a PICK-UP SERVICE AT THE AIRPORT + TRNASPORT FROM THE BUS TERMINAL + BUS TICKET + PICK-UP AND TRANSPORT TO HOTEL IN PERITO MORENO. (Request it for your best comfort)

TRANSPORT COMPANIES that offer this service: SPORTMAN and LA UNION (Etap); and from Caleta Olivia, TAQSA/MARGA.

From BARILOCHE / EL BOLSÓN / ESQUEL (NORTHERN NATIONAL ROUTE 40):

Buses every day only during high season. The services are offered by CHALTEN TRAVEL and TAQSA/MARGA companies, which start the trip from Bariloche at around 07:00 a.m. and arrive at Perito Moreno at 08:00 p.m.
TRIP DURATION: 12 / 13 hours.

From EL CALAFATE / EL CHALTEN (NORTHERN NATIONAL ROUTE 40):

Buses every day only during high season. The services are offered by CHALTEN TRAVEL and TAQSA/MARGA companies, which take National Route 40. These buses departure at around 08:00 p.m. and arrive at Perito Moreno the following morning (night services with a DURATION of 11 hours.)

After having arrived at Perito Moreno and done one of the 5 wonderful tours we offer every day, you can continue your trip by any of the routes that connect our city with Comodoro Rivadavia, Caleta Olivia, Río Gallegos, Esquel, El Bolsón, Bariloche, El Chaltén and El Calafate EVERY DAY.

IMPORTANT: ALL THESE BUS SERVICES ALSO ARRIVE AT AND DEPARTURE FROM LOS ANTIGUOS, WHERE WE HAVE A BRANCH OFFICE AND YOU CAN START ANY OF OUR TOURS.

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