The trip TRAIN ONLY (SOLO TREN) requires the passenger going to San Antonio de los Cobres on their own (with a touristic excursion, rented car or their own car). Also the passenger must be at San Antonio de los Cobres Train Station before noon in order to board the Train to the Clouds.

The departure time of the train is 12 pm. It travels 22 km up to the outstanding engineering work called La Polvorilla Viaduct, located at 4200 meters above sea level and after going over it there's a touristic and photographic stop of 30 minutes approximately. Then, passengers get on the train again, bound to San Antonio de los Cobres.

Important note: the fee doesn't include the trip from and to Salta City.

Useful data:

  • The distance between Salta City and San Antonio de los Cobres is 160 km
  • San Antonio de los Cobres is located at 3775 meters above sea level
  • Distance covered on board the Train is 44 kilometres total (trips go and back)