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Travelers usually depart from Ministro Pistarini International, Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, Buenos Aires - Retiro, or Buenos Aires - Obelisco when they travel from Buenos Aires to El Calafate. Book your trip to arrive at Comandante Armando Tola International, or Terminal de Ómnibus de El Calafate. The distance between Buenos Aires and El Calafate is 2070 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Aerolineas Argentinas, and JetSMART Argentina. Buenos Aires and El Calafate have 20 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Direct flights4323-35
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Aerolineas Argentinas on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

JetSMART Argentina on Mondays, and Fridays.

Check-in for a flight from Buenos Aires to El Calafate

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Aerolineas ArgentinasARGARYesNo
JetSMART ArgentinaJESWJYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Buenos Aires to El Calafate?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Buenos Aires and El Calafate takes around 3.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Buenos Aires and El Calafate?
The flight distance between Buenos Aires and El Calafate is 2070 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Buenos Aires and El Calafate?
Several carriers operate flights between Buenos Aires and El Calafate. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Aerolineas Argentinas, JetSMART Argentina.
What are the most popular routes to and from Buenos Aires?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Buenos Aires and Puerto Iguazú, Santiago de Chile, London, Dublin, Salta, Bariloche, San Salvador de Jujuy, Rio de Janeiro, Córdoba, Barcelona, São Paulo, San Miguel de Tucumán, Mendoza, Posadas, Lima, Ushuaia, Corrientes, Asunción, Sydney, Neuquén.
What are the most popular routes to and from El Calafate?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as El Calafate and Bariloche, Ushuaia, Mendoza, Puerto Iguazú, Córdoba, Santiago de Chile, Cusco, Trelew, London, Salta, Calama, São Paulo, Lima, Reykjavik, Paris, Vilnius, Nashville, Uyuni, Cape Town, Rio de Janeiro.
Which airports are there in Buenos Aires?
Buenos Aires is mainly served by Ministro Pistarini International. But there are other airports nearby, including Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, El Palomar.
What buses and trains depart from Buenos Aires?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Buenos Aires, including Tienda León.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Buenos Aires and El Calafate?
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