How to get to La Rioja and San Juan

To get to this region of Argentina from Buenos Aires, one can fly to the airport of San Juan and/or La Rioja. San Juan is about miles ( km) from Buenos Aires, and the distance to La Rioja is miles ( km).

By bus:
The Bus companies Chevallier, El Turista, El Rapido, Empresa Central Argentino and Micronorte provide service to and from Mendoza and into San Juan.
The following bus companies provide service to and from Buenos Aires to Cordoba and on to La Rioja: Tirsa, TUS, Don Otto, Mercedes, Via Bariloche, Andesmar, TAC.

By car:
If you driving or traveling by bus to San Juan take route 7 until the intersection in Mendoza that will merge into route 40. From here continue north until you reach San Juan.
To get to La Rioja by car, take route 9 until the intersection in Cordoba that will merge into route 38. From here head north-west until you reach San Juan.

Map of La Rioja and San Juan
Map of La Rioja and San Juan