Cheap flights from El Calafate to Punta Arenas

Flights starting at £459. Choose between Aerolineas Argentinas, LATAM Airlines, or JetSMART to find the best price.

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The most popular airlines for this route are Aerolineas Argentinas, LATAM Airlines, JetSMART, Sky Airline, and Flybondi. El Calafate and Punta Arenas have 45 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from El Calafate to Punta Arenas

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Aerolineas ArgentinasARGARYesNo
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYesNo
JetSMARTJATJAYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Sky AirlineSKUH2YesNo
FlybondiFBZFOYesNo

Chile COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Argentina can enter Chile, but there are restrictions.

Departure

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • COVID-19 test may be required after arrival in Rapa Nui
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival in Rapa Nui
  • COVID-19 test may be required on arrival
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required for vaccinated travelers
  • Quarantine may be required
  • Quarantine may be required after arrival in Rapa Nui
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Chile
  • Mandatory mobility pass for Rapa Nui
  • Proof of negative COVID-19 test results for Rapa Nui
  • Mandatory entry form for Rapa Nui
  • Mandatory accommodation booking or letter of invitation for Rapa Nui
  • Recommended health insurance

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Chile in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from El Calafate?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as El Calafate and Buenos Aires, Bariloche, Ushuaia, London, Puerto Iguazú, Santiago de Chile, Calama, Mendoza, Manchester, Cusco, Lima, Reykjavik, Salta, Melbourne, Dublin, Inverness, San Miguel de Tucumán, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Baku, Rio de Janeiro.
What are the most popular routes to and from Punta Arenas?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Punta Arenas and Santiago de Chile, London, Calama, Buenos Aires, Puerto Montt, Lima, Balmaceda, Puerto Williams, Mendoza, Montreal, Cusco, Arica, La Paz, Rio de Janeiro, Toronto, Temuco, Medellín, Christchurch, Cali, Arequipa.
Which airports are there in El Calafate?
El Calafate is mainly served by Comandante Armando Tola International. But there are other airports nearby, including Lago Argentino Airport.
What airports are near Punta Arenas?
The main airport in Punta Arenas is Presidente Carlos Ibáñez del Campo International. It is also served by Teniente Julio Gallardo, Presidente Carlos Ibáñez del Campo International, Capitan Fuentes Martinez.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between El Calafate and Punta Arenas?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between El Calafate and Punta Arenas thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between El Calafate and Punta Arenas can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between El Calafate and Punta Arenas?
Currently, you can fly between El Calafate and Punta Arenas with Aerolineas Argentinas, LATAM Airlines, JetSMART, Sky Airline, Flybondi.
When's the best time to travel between El Calafate and Punta Arenas?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between El Calafate and Punta Arenas, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between El Calafate and Punta Arenas?
Traveling between El Calafate and Punta Arenas, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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