Polar Circle Air Cruise

Antarctic Adventure By Air and Sea
Aboard the Ocean Nova or Magellan Explorer

Arrival & Departure Information

You are responsible for your own transportation arriving to Punta Arenas, Chile, and departing from Punta Arenas, Chile. If you have any questions, please call our office at 1-800-368-2794.

Please do not purchase your tickets until you are confirmed on the trip. Once your tickets have been purchased, please send us a copy of your airline schedule.

Preferred seating on Antarctica flights

For an extra level of comfort, travelers can purchase Preferred Seats on their Antarctic flight.  This option offers a guaranteed aisle or window seat at the front of the aircraft and a guaranteed empty middle seat.  It also offers priority boarding in Punta Arenas and an amenities kit.  Capacity is limited to aisle 2, 3, 4, and 5 of the aircraft.  Cost is $495 per person.

2023 - 2024 Departures
Arrival & Meeting Place
Punta Arenas, Chile (airport code PUQ)
Date: Day 1 
Required arrival time: 2:00 pm (at the latest)

A complimentary group transfer is provided from the Punta Arenas airport to the hotel for all trip members arriving on Day 1. Arrival by 2:00pm on Day 1 is required due to mandatory briefing about the Antarctica flights, Zodiacs, security procedures, contingency plan, etc. 
Punta Arenas, Chile (airport code PUQ)
Date: Day 10