About Bus Travel
Bus Travel Tips
If you're abroad, study some local language. Not only could it get you out of a pickle during your bus trip from San Pedro de Atacama to Santiago but it'll also be endearing to native speakers who will surely appreciate your effort.
Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from San Pedro de Atacama to Santiago, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.
Buses have the smallest carbon footprint of all motorized transport modes. A bus going from San Pedro de Atacama to Santiago will emit half the CO2 emitted by a train, and radically less than a car or an airplane.
Make a music playlist for your bus ride from San Pedro de Atacama to Santiago, and enjoy the scenery to tunes from your own personal soundtrack.
Did you know?
The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.
9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.
It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.