Bicycle Rental in Santiago

Bike Santiago

Ask in any of the five hubs (including La Moneda, Costanera Center and Plaza de Armas) about the Tourist Plan, which lets you use Santiago's main bike-share program for one day (CH$5000) or three days...

Bus in Santiago

Buses Centropuerto

Buses Centropuerto is a cheap, efficient bus service connecting the airport with the city center (Los Héroes). It leaves from right outside the arrivals hall, and you can buy tickets on board. All buses stop at...

Bus Station in Santiago

Terminal de Buses Sur

Santiago’s largest terminal is usually manically busy. The companies operating from the large, semi­-covered ticket area mainly serve destinations south of Santiago, including the central coast, the Lakes...

Cable Car in Santiago

Teleférico

Santiago’s new and improved cable cars glide over Parque Metropolitano for sweeping views of both the city and the mountains that surround it. Stops include Piscina Tupahue (for a quick swim) and Cerro San...

Bus in Santiago

Turbus Aeropuerto

A cheap, efficient bus service connecting the airport with the city (Terminal Alameda). It leaves from right outside the arrivals hall, and you can buy tickets on board. All buses stop at metro station Pajaritos...

Airline in Santiago

LATAM Airlines

Chile's main carrier and the largest airline in South America. There are ticket offices throughout Santiago, including branches in Centro, Las Condes and Providencia.

Bus in Santiago

Circuito Cultural de Transantiago

For the price of one normal bus trip you can loop around the city each Sunday to 18 stops following a cultural circuit through Santiago Centro. Find a map with English-language info here:...

Bus in Tres Valles

KL Adventure

Daily shuttles during ski season leave at 8am and return at 5pm. There is easy English-language booking information online, though the departure point is not located anywhere close to a metro station, making...

Bus in Tres Valles

SkiTotal

Shuttles depart at 8am and return at 5pm, running from Santiago to the ski centers of Tres Valles. The departure point (a shopfront that also has rental equipment) is conveniently located near the Escuela Militar...

Train Station in Santiago

Estación Central

Chile’s limited train system operates out of Estación Central. Normal trains run to Chillán (CH$8100, five hours, twice daily), while special tourist trains head to the Colchagua Valley two Saturdays each month...

Metro in Santiago

Metro

Metro is the cheapest and fastest way to get around Santiago. You can purchase single rides, but if you plan on using the metro frequently it makes more sense to buy a rechargeable bip! card (CH$1550).

Bus Station in Santiago

Terminal Los Héroes

Limited bus service to Buenos Aires, Los Andes, San Felipe and destinations south to Chiloé. Note that these routes can all be found at greater frequencies in the larger terminals further west.

Bus Station in Santiago

Terminal San Borja

Bus station located behind Estación Central with buses to the beaches of the central coast and destinations north of Santiago. A few companies also operate southbound buses here.

Bus Station in Santiago

Terminal Pajaritos

Buses from Santiago to the airport, Valpa­raíso and Viña call in at this small terminal. It’s on metro Línea 1, so by getting on buses here you avoid downtown traffic.

Bus in Santiago

Turbus

One of the largest and most efficient bus companies in Chile with ticket offices throughout town. Buses leave from several different stations, depending on the destination.

Bus in Santiago

Transantiago

You need a Tarjeta bip! (a rechargeable card) to ride the public bus system. It's the same card used for the metro, and you can purchase it at any metro station (CH$1550).

Airline in Santiago

Sky Airline

Chile's main budget airline often has ultra-cheap domestic flights, as well as discounted international tickets to destinations in Argentina, Brazil, Peru and Uruguay.

Train in Santiago

TrenCentral

Normal trains run to Chillán (CH$8100, five hours, twice daily, while special tourist trains head to the Colchagua Valley two Saturdays each month (CH$60,000).

Bus in Cajón del Maipo

Tur Maipo

Private vans leave from outside Santiago's Baquedano metro station at 7:30am for Baños Morales daily January and February or weekends the rest of the year.

Bus in Santiago

Pullman del Sur

Buses from Santiago's Terminal de Buses Alameda to cities in the O'Higgins and Maule regions of Chile, including Rancagua, Pichilemu and Talca.