The cheapest times to fly from PUQ to AUS are

  • March 12th to July 1st
  • October 15th to December 2nd (except the week of October 22nd)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from PUQ to AUS is mid June. Prices can be as high as $3758 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $658 for Tuesday flights around mid June.


When to Fly to Austin

Flying from Punta Arenas (PUQ) to Austin, TX (AUS) will usually cost between $740 to $1418 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid June with an average ticket price of $826. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2486. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1660 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $976 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PUQ to AUS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PUQ to AUS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

PUQ to AUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PUQ to AUS flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Punta Arenas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $206 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $889. Return trip prices are from the AUS to PUQ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PUQ to AUS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PUQ to AUS

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from PUQ to AUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Santiago (PUQ > SCL > AUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $729
  • Average savings: $248 (25.36%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PUQ to AUS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Austin – Bergstrom International Airport to Carlos Ibanez del Campo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5970 miles or 9608 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PUQ to AUS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PUQ to AUS flight is about 11 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Punta Arenas and Austin, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from PUQ to AUS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePUQ
Origination airport nameCarlos Ibanez del Campo International Airport
CityPunta Arenas

Return Airport

Destination codeAUS
Destination airport nameAustin – Bergstrom International Airport
CityAustin, TX
Countrythe United States


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