- One-way price (arrival or departure):
- CLP$ 12.000 per person.
- Round trip price:
- CLP$ 24.000 per person.
- Available for all arrival and departure times.
- 1 hour and a half.
- minimum age required of 3 years old.
- Cancellation policy :
- 24 hours.
The one-way shuttle from Calama's El Loa Airport to your accommodation in San Pedro de Atacama is available for all arrival flight times. In Calama's Airport, we will be waiting for you with your name in the arrival area.
The one-way shuttle from your accommodation in San Pedro de Atacama to the Calama's El Loa Airport is available for all departure flight times. We will pick you up around 3 and a half hours before your departure flight. The day before, we will reconfirm the exact pick up time.
*Due to the curfew, the service is not available for flights arriving after 8:00 pm to the Calama’s airport nor for flights leaving after 10:00 pm from the Calama’s airport.
*The shuttle service is nor carried out from/to accommodations located outside the urban area of San Pedro de Atacama, accommodations located at ayllus close to San Pedro de Atacama (Quitor, Yaye, Checar, Sequitor, Solor and Coyo) nor accommodations in the town of Toconao.
*According to the Local Order of the Town Development Plan (Article 57: Pedestrian Streets), the historic quarter of San Pedro de Atacama is for pedestrian use exclusively. Because of that, if your accommodations is located inside this area, we will confirm a point of the city where we can drop you off when you get there, and from where we will pick you up for the departure (you will have to wait in this point during 30 or 40 minutes).
- What is the availability of the shuttle?
The shuttle is available for all arrival and departure flights, during the whole year, except for flights arriving on December 24 and 31 after 7:00 pm, and for departure flights on the days December 25 and January 1 at 10:00 am.
With how many passengers the shuttle departure is confirmed?
Because it is a shared shuttle, the departure is confirmed with a minimum of 4 passengers.
- For the shuttle from the airport, how do I find the shuttle in the terminal?
For the shuttle fromthe airport to San Pedro de Atacama, once you get to the Calama’s Airport, we will be waiting or you with a sign with your name.
- For the shuttle to the airport service, what time will I be picked up?
We will pick you up around 3 and a half hours before the departure time of your flight. We will reconfirm the pickup time the day before your flight.
- What is the duration of the shuttle service?
The transportation has an actual length of 1 hour and 15 minutes. Nevertheless, you have to consider the time of arrival, the luggage waiting time and the shuttle assignation, which makes 2 or 3 hours between the arrival time to the time in which you will arrive to your accommodation in San Pedro de Atacama.
Which is the meeting point if I am not staying in San Pedro de Atacama?
In case your hotel or hostel is not in San Pedro de Atacama the meeting point will be the intersection between Ignacio Carrera Pinto St. and Caracoles St., located in downtown San Pedro de Atacama. You will have to indicate us in the corresponding blank “Accommodation” when booking.
- What kind of vehicle is used to make the transportation?
The transportation is made in a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter or similar, with a maximum capacity of 15 people.
What type of luggage am I allowed to take in the shuttle?
The service is thought for people that take standard luggage with them (small and large suitcase or backpack). Anyways, there is the possibility to take other items, such as sandboards and bicycles (extra charge of CLP 5,000 for item and per way), because of the characteristics of the destination. For this, remember let us know, so we can organize the transportation with any space problems.
- Is it possible to take a one way transfer to San Pedro de Atacama from the city of Calama?
No. The service is operated only and exclusively from the Calama's Airport, which is located outside the city.
- Is it possible to take the transfer from San Pedro de Atacama back to the city of Calama?
No. The services is operated only and exclusively to the Calama's Airport, which is located outside the city.
- How much time in advance should I book the shuttle?
We receive bookings exclusively through our website, with at least 24 hours in advance.
- What happens with my shuttle booking if my flight leaves late from Santiago?
Your booking is maintained and it is not necessary you to tell us, because the local supplier receives the information directly in the airport, and you will be immediately relocated in the next available shuttle to your new arrival time.
- What happens with my shuttle booking if I arrive to Calama in a different flight to the initially informed?
In this case, you must write us an answer to the booking confirmation e-mail, indicating your new flight number and new arrival time to the Calama’s Airport. You will be relocated in the next available shuttle to your new arrival time.
- Is there a special fee for children?
Kids under 5 years old do not pay for the shuttle service, if they are going in their parents' lap. If they have 5 years old, they have to pay the adult's fee. The service does not include child seats.