Directions to Albergue & Hostal del Glaciar Libertador - HI
Map & Directions
From Buenos Aires, by plane: direct to El Calafate, Aerolineas Argentinas, LAN. LADE (3hrs). Otherwise: Go to Rio Gallegos and then bus to El Calafate (4hrs).
From Buenos Aires, by bus to Rio Gallegos, then transfer to El Calafate (estimated time: 38hrs).
From Puerto Natales-Chile by bus: leaves mornings, arrives in Calafate by noon (est. duration: 5hrs).
From Punta Arenas: bus to Puerto Natales, once there inquire about buses to El Calafate (very easy to find). Or: bus to Rio Gallegos and transfer to El Calafate.
From Bariloche you have the following options:
Direct flights to El Calafate with AEROLINEAS ARGENTINAS OR AUSTRAL, or via Buenos Aires.
Also cross over to Puerto Montt (Chile) and fly to Punta Arenas then bus to El Calafate by ferry boat (ask for Navimag) to Puerto Natales (4-day journey), then bus to El Calafate.
From Trelew / Puerto Madryn: Direct flights to El Calafate or plane or bus to Rio Gallegos, then bus to Calafate.
From Ushuaia: fly with Aerolineas Argentinas or other airlines to El Calafate or Rio Gallegos or bus to Rio Gallegos (TAQSA O TECNIAUSTRAL).
From R�o Gallegos: many buses (4hrs/ 300kms) they leave from bus station with a stop at the Rio Gallegos's airport to go on to El Calafate.