How to get to Caldera?
Caldera is located 75 km northeast of Copiapó, 882 km from Santiago and 1,192 km south of Arica. You can get there:
Take one of the frequent flights from Santiago to Caldera, and from there take some form of transportation over land for the remaining 20 km.
Whether you are coming from the north or south of Chile, you need to take either Ruta 5 or the Panamericana to Copiapó. From there, take the road leading to the coast that brings you to Bahía Inglesa and Caldera.
There are frequent departures daily that leave from Copiapó and surrounding cities. Check local bus terminals for timetable details.