About Bus Sur

Bus Sur is a family business dedicated to the interurban transportation that was founded by Don Aquilino Silva Obando in 1956 in the XII region of Magallanes and the Chilean Antarctic. Currently the administration of the company is in charge of his son, Carlo Silva along with his own sons, Mariano Silva and Carla Silva.

They were the first to offer frequent trips between Puerto Natales and Torres del Paine National Park in 1976, a journey that continues until today.

The Buses Sur fleet consists of 21 buses with a maximum of 4 years old, which during the second half of 2016 were inspected by the Subsecretaría de Transportes, finding infractions in 4% of the cases for faults in the technical conditions and security.

The buses have a capacity of 46 to 54 seats per bus, offering semi-bed type service, with sanitized bathrooms, air conditioning and heating. They have seat belts, GPS monitoring and emergency equipment.

In addition it offers an entertainment service on board with screens, multimedia system that includes WiFi, DVD and Radio, the delivery of the magazine El Viajero which is made by the same company and a cup of coffee.

Currently, the company offers services between Punta Arenas and Puerto Natales. Until 2012 they had services to the Los Lagos region, where they had routes to and from Osorno, Puerto Montt and Isla de Chiloé thank to an alliance with Pullman Bus.

Bus Sur also offers trips to tourist attractions such as Penguins of Punta Arenas, Bulnes Fort and Milodón Cave.

In Argentina, buses arrive in the cities of El Calafate, Río Gallegos, Río Grande and Ushuaia.

The headquarters of Bus Sur is located in Punta Arenas, at José Menéndez 552.

In Chile, buses depart from the terminals: Puerto Natales bus terminal and Punta Arenas Bus Terminal.

From Argentina, departs are from the Río Gallego Bus Terminal.

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Information of Bus Sur

Founding date 1978
Head office Avenida España 1455, Of. 11, Puerto Natales, Chile.
Website’s languages Spanish, English, Portuguese
Fleet size 21
Main destinations
Departures from Santiago
Bus Sur telefono +56 61 2222938
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What are the total number of routes covered by Bus Sur on daily basis?

Bus Sur covers routes (approx.) on daily basis.


What is the shortest and the longest route covered by Bus Sur?


What is the contact details of Bus Sur?

Customer support of Bus Sur is +56 61 2222938


Cancelation process and charges of Bus Sur online tickets?

Users can easily cancel Bus Sur tickets online on Bus There is a 15% cancelation fees for tickets cancelled within minimum four hours before the scheduled departure. Online tickets can not be cancelled within four hours of scheduled departure.


What is the ticket price of Bus Sur?


What are the main routes of Bus Sur?

Main routes of Bus Sur are following:


Bus Sur site language compatibility?

Bus Sur official site is available in three different languages: Spanish, English and Portuguese.
Bus Sur Chile in spanish: -
Bus Sur Chile in english: - English
Bus Sur Chile en portuguese: - Portugués

Call Center: +56 61 2222938 / +56 61 2614224
Sitio web:

Oficinas y teléfonos de Bus Sur

  • Puerto Natales:
    • Agencia: Baquedano 668. Fono: +56 61 2410784
    • Terminal: Avda. España 1455, Oficina 11. Fono: +56 61 2412011
  • Punta Arenas:
    • ​Terminal: Avda. Colón 842. Fono: +56 61 2614224. 

Rio Grande
Marga / TaqsaFinocchio 1149, Terminal de omnibus, Box 1 Río Grande Tierra del Fuego
Chile  -  
Tel: +54 (02964) 434316
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Rio Grande
Transportes Montiel25 de Mayo 712 Río Grande Tierra del Fuego
Argentina  -  
Tel: +54 (02964) 420997
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Transportes MontielGob. Paz 601 (esquina 25 de mayo) Ushuaia Tierra del Fuego
Argentina  -  
Tel: +54 (02964) 421366
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Oficina Marga/TaqsaJuana Genoveva Fadul 126 Ushuaia Tierra del Fuego
Argentina  -  
Tel: +56 (61) 2 614 224
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Tolkeyen TurismoJuan Manuel de Rosas 160 Ushuaia Tierra del Fuego
Argentina  -  
Tel: +56 (61) 2 614 224
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El Calefate
Terminal RodoviarioJulio Argentino Roca 1004 – Loc. 16 El Calafate, Región Santa Cruz
Argentina  -  
Tel: +56 (61) 2 614 224
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Rio Gallegos
Terminal RodoviarioTerminal Omnibus Of. 9, Bus-Sur – Ghisoni Paseo de los Arrieros 1140, Río Gallegos
Argentina  -  
Tel: +56 (61) 2 614 224
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Punta Arenas
TerminalAv. Colón 842, Punta ArenasVenta pasajes y Carga
Chile  -  
Tel: +56 (61) 2 614 224
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Puerto Natales
Agencia: Pasajes y CargaBaquedano 668, Puerto Natales
Chile  -  
Tel: +56 (61) 2 410 784
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Puerto Natales
Terminal RodoviarioAv. España 1455, Oficina 11
Chile  -  
Tel: +56 (61) 241 2011
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Destinations of Bus sur

Bus Sur fleet consists of 21 buses, of which 71% were controlled the second half of 2014. Of all the inspections, 3% of the cases resulted in infringement according to the Secretary of transportation.