In order to travel from Uyuni to Cochabamba by bus, you have to go Cabrera avenue and Arce avenue from where buses leave. The buses leave every day at the evening and arrive the next day morning at around six, at the bus terminal of Cochabamba located on Ayacucho avenue.
The distance between Cochabamba and Uyuni is 524 km and the trip by bus from Uyuni to Cochabamba takes 11 hours.
Cochabamba is the fourth
largest in Bolivia; it is considered the culinary capital of Bolivia and
renowned for its food and generous portions. Cochabamba is also known as the
garden city for its temperate climate, beautiful urban parks and nearby natural
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Uyuni to Cochabamba Bus Timetable
Exp. 11 de Julio
TRAVEL OPTIONS FROM UYUNI TO COCHABAMBA
Tickets Bolivia offers several bus travel options to make this journey:
Direct trip: You can travel directly from Uyuni to Cochabamba. The journey takes about 11 hours. Buses leave at 7:30pm. The bus company offering this service is: Trans Omar (semi lie-flat buses).
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SOME TOURISTIC INFORMATION THAT CAN BE OF INTEREST
Palacio Portales: The Palacio Portales was a residence of Simon Iturri Patiño, a Bolivian millionaire who was one of the wealthiest people in the world in the 1930s. Set in 10 hectares of gardens inspired by Versailles, the mansion was never occupied. The Patiño Mansion is now the Cultural and Pedagogic Centre Simon I. Patiño. The gardens and art museum called Centro de Arte Contemporaneo are open to the public.
La Cancha: La Cancha in Cochabamba is one of South America’s largest open-air markets. It is open seven days a week and you can find everything there.
El Cristo de la Concordia: Cristo de la Concordia is a statue of Jesus Christ located atop San Pedro Hill near the center of Cochabamba. It is accessible by cable car, or by climbing 2,000 steps. The monument has a total height of 40 meters, making it the second largest statue of Jesus Christ in the world. The views from the platform are gorgeous, and you can get a rare and clear view of just how big Cochabamba really is.
Tunari Mountain: Cerro Turani is a mountain which sits at 5,035 meters high, dominating the landscape to the northwest of Cochabamba. Travel two hours on the road, and go from a semi-tropical urban climate, to a mountainous and fresh environment. Many tour agencies offer this trip, transporting you to the wild Bolivian lands.
Parque Toro Toro: Four to five hours away from Cochabamba in bus, this national park is famous for being the land of dinosaurs.
Food: Cochabamba is known as the culinary capital of Bolivia and this is where you can eat the best food Bolivia has to offer in the most generous portions.