Punta Arenas - Patagonia Chile

How to get to Punta Arenas

Car

From Puerto Natales: toward the south by the route #9 there are 254 kilometers of asphalt until Punta Arenas; to arrive to Porvenir it is necessary to take in Punta Arenas the barge Melinka that crosses once a day.
From Río Gallegos (Argentina): toward the south by the national route #3 until the International Pass Integración Austral. In Chile take the route #255 toward the Southwest until arriving to Gobernador Philippi. Starting from there by the route #9 toward the south. Total of the journey = 257 kilometers of which 69 are of rubble in the route #3 (Argentina). To arrive to Porvenir you should take the barge Melinka.
Plane
Airlines
Lan Chile
Lautaro Navarro999 - Phone (61) 241232 Fax (61) 241536
Aerovías DAP
O'Higgins 891 - Phone (61) 223340
Bus
Companies
El Pingüino Phone (61) 221812
Fernández Phone (61) 242313 Fax 225984
Ghisoni Phone (61) 223205 Fax 222078
Pacheco Phone (61) 242174 Fax 226916
Punta Arenas Phone (61) 249868
Sur Phone (61) 244464
T.M.T Phone (61) 242174
Tecni Austral Phone (61) 222078
Transfer Autral Phone (61) 244475 Fax 244621
Turibus Phone (61) 227990
Boat
Punta Arenas / Porvenir
Barge Melinka (Transb. Austral Broom) - Phone (61) 218100 Fax (61) 212126
Punta Arenas / Island Magdalena
Barge Melinka (Turismo Comapa) - Phone (61) 200200 Fax (61) 225804
Magellan straight (Primera Angostura)
Ferry Bahía Azul and Fueguino (Transbordadora Austral Broom)
Punta Arenas / Puerto Williams
Ferry Patagonia (Transbordadora Austral Broom)
Punta Arenas / Beagle Channel (tourism 7 nights)
Mare & Terra Australis (Turismo Comapa)

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