Find cheap bus tickets from Puerto Montt to Santiago

Easily compare and book your next trip with Busbud

Trusted by 65M+ travelers every year looking for bus and train tickets
Serving 2M+ bus and train routes in more than 80 countries
Dedicated customer service from booking to travel
TodayFeb 24
from $56
TomorrowFeb 25
from $50
MonFeb 26
from $50
TueFeb 27
from $44
WedFeb 28
from $39
ThuFeb 29
from $39
FriMar 1
from $36
SatMar 2
from $35

Cheap buses leaving today

One passenger / one way

Puerto Montt - Terminal Puerto Montt
Santiago - Terminal Sur
Bus Puerto Montt to Santiago: Trip Overview

Bus Puerto Montt to Santiago: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$38
Average bus trip duration12h 30m
Number of daily buses30
Earliest bus departure9:00 AM
Distance567 miles (914 km)
Latest bus departure11:30 PM

Puerto Montt to Santiago Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses30
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures9:00AM - 11:30PM
Minimum Price$35
Average Ticket Price$38
Minimum Trip Duration10h34m
Average Bus Trip Duration12h30m
Distance567 miles (914 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteETM, buses TranSantin, Buses Fierro, Bus Norte, Lago Sur
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Puerto Montt - Santiago

Taking the bus is the best way to travel to Santiago without flying. Traveling by bus offers a budget-friendly, secure, and easy way to go between the two cities. Alternatively, you can also use carpooling services.

Traveling from Puerto Montt to Santiago takes around 12h 30m on average, although the fastest bus will take 10h 34m, on average. This is the time it takes to travel the 570 miles (919 km) that separate the two cities.

Puerto Montt and Santiago are 570 miles (919 km) apart.

About 30 buses travel this route daily, provided by ETM, buses TranSantin and Buses Fierro. The number of buses operating from Puerto Montt to Santiago may change based on the day of the week. Simplify your trip from Puerto Montt to Santiago by checking the schedules and selecting the bus that fits your travel needs and budget on Busbud.

The bus service operates from 9:00 AM for the initial departure and runs until 11:30 PM for the final departure.

If you're headed to Santiago from Puerto Montt, chances are that your bus will depart from Terminal Municipal and arrive at San Borja. These are the main departure and arrival locations on this route, but you can find others that could fit better into your travel plans.

The cheapest way to travel this route is by bus. The lowest price for the bus on this route is $15.

The bus ticket costs $38 on average. Over the last 30 days, the prices ranged between $15 and $61, so make sure to compare them to get the best option.

Once in Santiago, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are La Chascona House, Cementerio General de Santiago, Cerro San Cristóbal, Cajon del Maipo and Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino.

Certainly! You can indeed opt for an overnight bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago. Don't forget to bring a snack and a blanket to help you stay comfortable through the night.

Find cheapest prices for buses

Find cheapest prices for buses

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from Puerto Montt to Santiago was searched and found on Feb 28, 2024 with a price of $39

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Puerto Montt to Santiago, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $39 to $74 for a bus ticket from Puerto Montt to Santiago based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $39 which is on 2024-02-28.

Usually Buses TranSantin, ETM will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Meet and talk to locals at the bus stations while traveling from Puerto Montt to Santiago.There is no better way to get inside travel information while exploring a new city than to go straight to its people.

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Puerto Montt to Santiago, get comfy and count the stars.

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Puerto Montt to Santiago that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Puerto Montt to Santiago.

Did you know?

The bus driver with the longest career in the world drove more than 2,000,000 miles and is a happy World Record holder.

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.

The Superbus, created by a Dutch engineer is the world's fastest bus with 250 km/h. Too bad it's only a prototype for now.

Will you be returning to Puerto Montt by bus?

Bus from Santiago to Puerto Montt

Why choose Busbud?

The Best Way To Book Bus and Train Tickets

Busbud helps you easily search, compare and book intercity bus tickets on a worldwide scale with our comprehensive list of bus routes and schedules. With Busbud, wherever you go, you have a worldwide bus station within reach and available in your own language and currency. Busbud prides itself on its worldwide partnerships. We make it possible for you to buy tickets with its large network of trustworthy bus partners like Greyhound, Eurolines, ALSA, OUIBUS (BlaBlaBus), National Express and many others.