By boat from Punta Arenas to Puerto Williams

This is a beautiful trip from Punta Arenas, through the Strait of Magellan, through the fjords and along the Beagle channel to Puerto Williams. The company that offers this boat-trip is called Austral Broom.

The trip takes approximately 30 hours. On board you can choose between two types of seats; Partially reclinable Pullman seats and completely reclinable Cama seats.  Meals are included.

The schedules are made monthly. There are 4 trips a month, usually on Wednesdays departing from Punta Arenas at 18:00 and Saturdays returning from Puerto Williams at 08:00 or 0:00 hrs. This should be confirmed with the office 1 or 2 weeks before departure. It is recommendable to reserve with anticipation, however it should be noted that modifications to the schedule can occur at short notice.

Prices and schedule can be found here.

Contact information:

Juan Williams 06450, Punta Arenas, Chile
Casilla 1167, Punta Arenas, Chile
(056-61)2728100 (Anexo 2218) – Fax (056-61)2728109 – email:


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