Only 18 kilometers is the distance between the city of Arica and its neighbour Peru, so the cross border activity generates a great influx in both the bus terminals of Arica, located one in front of the other in the Diego Portales avenue.
The national bus terminal of Arica has daily departures to destinations like Santiago, Iquique, Valparaíso, Antofagasta and other cities in Chile. On the other hand, the international bus terminal of Arica connects Chile with Peru, Bolivia and Argentina.
This boarding point has dozens of platforms which are used by the passengers before their departures and after paying approximately 200 pesos as a boarding fee, which corresponds to 0,3 american dollars.
Some of the bus companies that offer services in the national bus terminal of Arica are Pullman Bus, Turbus, Expreso Norte, Ramos Cholele, Atacama VIP, Cruz del Norte, Fichtur VIP, Buses Zambrano Sanhueza, and others.
|Company||Box office number||Telephone||Others|
|Pullman Bus||(+56) 58 258 3761||n/a, Turbus||(+56) 58 222 5202|
Arica national bus terminal is located at Avenida Diego Portales 1001 in the city of Arica, in the Arica y Parinacota region.