In order to travel from La Paz to Arica you need to go to the main bus terminal in La Paz, located on Avenida Peru. Buses leave at 5:30am and at 1:0pm and the journey takes 8 hours. The buses make a small stop in El Alto before continuing the trip to Chile through the border crossing in Tambo Quemado - Chungara, where you complete migration and fill paperwork. The buses arrive in Arica at the bus terminal located on Avenida Diego Portales.
Arica is 489 km from La
Paz, and the 8-hour journey by bus takes you through amazing landscapes of the
Bolivian altiplano, near the Andes mountain range, through deserts and valleys
until you reach Arica on the shores of the Pacific Ocean. Travelers descend
around 3,900 meters, from the highest point at the border to sea level in Arica.
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