Getting to Iguazu Falls from Puerto Iguazu
picture of the cover of a sample tour itinerary

Download itinerary

  • Get This Itinerary Now! 📬
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
Adventure Tours

Getting to Iguazu Falls from Puerto Iguazu

2 min read

May 31, 2018


By Gabe Scalise

Share This Post

Last updated on March 29th, 2021 at 10:25 am

Getting to Iguazu Falls can be confusing. One of our most asked questions is just how do you go about getting to Iguazu Falls. You can either stay in Puerto Iguazu in Argentina or Foz do Iguaçu in Brazil, depending on where are you coming from and where are you going to, we’ll find the best logistics for your itinerary.

So you are planning an Iguazu Falls Tour and wondering about getting to the Falls from Puerto Iguazu. To answer this question we need to break it down into 2 parts.

Getting to Iguazu Falls in ARGENTINA from Puerto Iguazu

If you are getting to Iguazu Falls from Puerto Iguazu, in Argentina, then this section is for you. You’ll tour the Argentina side of the Falls, including Garganta del Diablo, Circuito Superior, and Circuito Inferior, all in PARQUE NACIONAL IGUAZÚ. If you are traveling with on an Argentina Tour or Brazil Tour, a private transfer and guide will accompany you. If you are traveling independently, we highly recommend you talk to your hotel in Puerto Iguazu.

Getting to Iguassu Falls in BRAZIL  from Puerto Iguazu

To get to the Brazilian side of the Falls (Iguassu Falls) from Puerto Iguazu, it first matters how you are traveling. If you are on a tour, our Expert Travel Consultant at will arrange a private transfer and tour, with a local guide to accompany you the whole time.

Getting to Iguassu Falls in Brazil from Puerto Iguazu is a bit more complicated as it involves a border crossing from Puerto Iguazu to Foz do Iguaçu in Brazil. The time it takes to cross the border varies but generally, we plan our guests 30 minutes to 1 hour of crossing time in a car. It is usually quite a bit less and very easy to cross as our Expert Tour Guides and Drivers know the border staff very well.

Getting to Iguazu Falls from Puerto Iguazu

Well, there you have it, a guide on getting to Iguazu Falls from Puerto Iguazu! Interesting in learning more about Iguazu Falls? Explore our Ultimate Guide to Iguazu Falls blog post here!

Love Staying Up-To-Date With All The Latest South American News? Visit Our Blog! Want To Plan Your Own Iguazu Falls TourContact Us Today!

Plan Your Trip to
Machu Picchu
the Galápagos
the Amazon
Create Your Own Custom Tour

Click your preferences: Destinations & Activities. Be as specific or general as you like - or click Help Me Decide! We'll spice it with hidden gems & personal tips to create your perfect trip.

Choose Amazon destinations (optional)
Choose destinations (optional)
Choose Bolivia destinations (optional)
Choose Brazil destinations (opt)
Choose Chile destinations (opt)
Choose Colombia & Panama destinations (optional)
Choose Ecuador & Galapagos destinations (optional)
Choose Paraguay & Uruguay destinations (optional)
Choose Patagonia & Antarctica destinations (optional)
Choose Peru destinations (optional)
Choose Guianas destinations (optional)
Choose Interests
Choose activities
What category of accommodation?

You can choose more than one!

When would you like to go?
How many travelers?
age groups
age groups
Review my trip summary





Highly recommended - Phone: We ❤️ to talk! A brief chat with your personal Travel Consultant helps us create your perfect trip!

Last updated on March 29th, 2021 at 10:25 am

Hooray! Thanks for Sharing!

If you have an additional 30 seconds we’d love to learn more about you…

Custom Tour Request Popup

  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • One Moment Please

    We are matching your tour idea with the right Travel Consultant
    who will be in touch shortly.
    Thank you for your request!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.