How to get to Punta Arenas, Chile
From Santiago de Chile
You can take a direct flight to Punta Arenas. There are 3 airlines with daily flights.
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PRE-CRUISE STAY IN SANTIAGO – VEGAN TRAVEL PACKAGE
With a population of more than six million people, Santiago is one of the largest cities in Latin American. Extend your stay to experience the best of this capital city. From its ski resorts and wine-growing regions, to its cobblestoned plazas, monuments and palaces. Shop for semi-precious lapis stones or try your luck at the Vina del Mar casino. There’s so much to see and eat.
From Buenos Aires
There are direct flights between Buenos Aires and Punta Arenas.
Alternative: Take a 3-hour flight from Buenos Aires to Rio Gallegos and the a 5-hour bus trip through the Magellanic Pampa, a beautiful, lonely a thoughtful place. It is about 260 kms but 2 customs to go through.
Vegan Travel & CMV offer transportation to the pier and the airports (Stansted and London-Heathrow).
Travelling from the West: Leave the M25 at Junction 30 and follow the A13 eastbound (Tilbury and Southend). Take the A1089 (third exit) which is dual carriageway, to the ‘ASDA’ roundabout. Take the third exit off the roundabout towards the Port of Tilbury (Docks), continue past the Port of Tilbury Entrance, cross over the first mini roundabout and turn right at the second mini roundabout. The London Cruise Terminal will be seen immediately in front of you at this point, turn right at the mini roundabout and then immediately left into the Terminal area.
Travelling from the East: Follow the A13 towards the M25 and leave at the A1089 exit and continue as above.
Port Parking: Cruise & Maritime Voyages in conjunction with The Port of Tilbury are able to offer secure car parking facilities for our passengers. Places must be reserved and paid for in advance.
Car Parking Directions: Please follow the above instructions until you have taken the third exit off the roundabout towards the Port of Tilbury (Docks), please make your way into the far side lane marked (Docks) and take the entrance into the Port of Tilbury (Docks) here you will be required to go through the check-point barriers. Once you are through the barriers at the next junction turn right and the car park can be found on the right hand side.
On arrival at the car park your luggage will be taken from you by the porters and delivered directly to your cabin. If you require extra labels, these will be available at the car park.