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Apr 16, 2019
“Beautiful scenery, but frustrating journey”
Apr 24, 2017
“Spectacular ride over the pass - definitely frustrating at the border”
Among the longest and highest mountain ranges in the world, the Andes extends 4,500 miles along South Americas west coast.
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Reviewed April 16, 2019

Travelled to Mendoza from Santiago return journey via Andesmar bus from Santiago Terminar Sur. As other commenters have pointed out, Terminal Sur is crowded, chaotic and a complete nightmare to find your bus, it's actually three separate terminals with one being on a separate block...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Tom H
Reviewed April 24, 2017

We had the front seats in the upper level of an El Rapido bus between Mendoza and Santiago. The bus left exactly on time (9 AM) and everything went well until we got near the border with Chile. Apparently, the descent on the Chlle side...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Putnam B
Reviewed May 30, 2016

We booked tickets from Buenos aires to Mendoza. When buying our tickets they asked for the email address of both passengers (we were two passengers) unluckily they sent the tickets to my girlfriends gmail account which is locked when travelling overseas. They wouldn't let us...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank ryanjohns2ne
Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

As per everyone else's review Andesmar is a terrible bus company that will ruin your trip. I travelled these 2 buses because they had online booking. avoid this and pay at the bus terminals in Argentina instead where there are plenty of other options. Andesmar...More

Date of experience: April 2015
7  Thank Frankie S
Reviewed May 13, 2014

Yes, my last trip in the North West Argentina was like reaching the sky! Multicolored mountains go up to 6000-7000m and you can drive up to 5000m! then you hike for 100m and you are out of breath, but the rewards are blue lagoons with...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank Isabella44_G
Reviewed January 19, 2014

The trajectory between Mendoza and Santiago by road is definitely worthwhile, with stunning scenery. The service from Andesmar is acceptable at best. We booked a return trip from Santiago to Mendoza around Christmas 2013. The bus on the outbound trip smelled poorly, and the seats...More

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Carlos S
Reviewed February 13, 2013

We took the bus from Mendoza to Santiago with Andesmar (Thursday, 7/feb, 07:30 am). It was a total disrespect!! 1) They embarked the passengers knowing that the road was interrupted and that a long wait, with unforeseen results, would be needed. They did not warn...More

Date of experience: February 2013
2  Thank henry_brazilian
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