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ETM popular routes and schedules

Popular routesFirst and last departuresAverage durationMinimum price
Castro → Puerto MonttFirst and last departures5:00am — 10:40pmAverage duration3h 29mMinimum price$17
Puerto Montt → SantiagoFirst and last departures5:30pm — 11:30pmAverage duration12h 28mMinimum price$35
Puerto Montt → AncudFirst and last departures2:45am — 10:30pmAverage duration2h 9mMinimum price$11
Puerto Varas → CastroFirst and last departures11:45am — 9:45pmAverage duration4h 18mMinimum price$20
Ancud → Puerto MonttFirst and last departures6:20am — 11:59pmAverage duration2h 9mMinimum price$11
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Amenities on ETM buses

  • Air conditioning
  • Toilet
  • Standard seat
  • XL Seat
  • Lie-flat Seat or Bed
  • Entertainment (No Wifi)
  • Snack

ETM’s Coverage in Numbers

  • Daily Buses930
  • Cities21
  • Countries1
  • Routes187

ETM Bus classes

  • Premium
  • Pullman
  • Salón Cama
  • Semi Cama
  • Standard

ETM User Reviews

4.4 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travellers who booked their tickets with ETM

Ratings and Reviews (304)

was perfect

Romana M.

November 28, 2023
new bus with comfortable lay-flat seats

Terri W.

November 19, 2023
Very good service, but the chairs are not comfortable…

Eva P.

November 4, 2023
The check in staff, driver and assistant were extremely helpful. I am a British single women travelling alone and they were wonderful

Sue H.

May 19, 2023
Punctual and well organized. Safe driving. Comfortable seats.

Rodrigo G.

April 28, 2023
Frequently Asked Questions


No, there is no WiFi on ETM. No worries, you can use your time on the bus to catch up on some much needed sleep! You can also download your favourite movies, TV shows, and audiobooks or bring a good book.

No, there aren't any power outlets or USB plugs on ETM. If available, we recommend bringing a battery pack to keep your devices charged during longer bus rides. You can also bring a good book to pass the time during your trip.

Yes, ETM has a toilet on board. The toilet is located at the back of the bus or near the middle. Remember to bring hand sanitizer with you, as most buses do not have running water.

Yes, you will be able to enjoy food and drinks when travelling with ETM. When selecting your ETM departure on Busbud, you will be able to see if you will get snacks or a full meal.

No, you don't need a printed ticket when travelling with ETM. Simply show your ticket on your phone along with a valid photo ID to board the bus. You will receive your e-ticket by email when booking on Busbud.

Only Certified Service animals are allowed on ETM buses. Unfortunately, it is impossible to travel with a pet on the bus or in the hold of the bus with ETM.

When taking the bus with ETM, you will be able to enjoy Air conditioning, Standard seat, , Lie-flat Seat or Bed, , Toilet, , XL Seat. ETM offers a best-in-class experience to all travellers so you're sure to have a pleasant bus trip.

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