How to get to Puerto Varas?
Puerto Varas lies 20 km from Puerto Montt, 25 km from Frutillar, 48 km from Puerto Octay and 1,005 km from Santiago.
Coming from either the north or south on the main Pan-American Highway through Chile, take the turn-off marked for Puerto Varas as you pass Lago Llanquihue
There are frequent flights from Santiago to El Tepual airport at Puerto Montt, and from there it is only 20 km to Puerto Varas.
There are regular departures from Puerto Montt, Frutillar, Osorno and other cities all over the south. Inquiries can be made in any bus terminal.