Aeropuerto El Loa

Airport in Calama

Aeropuerto El Loa is 7km south of Calama. Private cabs charge CH$5700; minibus transfers cost CH$3500 per person to drop you at your hotel. Taxis (CH$28,000 to CH$40,000) will drive tourists to San Pedro de Atacama but it's cheaper to arrange for a transfer ahead of time (CH$15,000 to CH$20,000).