How to get to Arica?
Arica is located south of the border with Peru, 19 km from the Concordia Line, and 2,051 km north of Santiago. It can be reached:
There are daily services from Santiago airport and from Iquique. Flights from Peru are also available and you should enquire about departure times.
If you are traveling from Peru you should pass through Chilean customs, 19 km from Arica. If you are traveling from the south you should bear in mind that the nearest city, Iquique, is located 307 km from Arica, and the road passes through a very arid zone. It is 2,051 km from Santiago.
There are daily services from Santiago and Iquique arriving at the National Bus Station in Diego Portales Av. next to Santa Maria St. There are also daily services from Tacna that arrive at the International Bus Station, next to the national terminal.