There are 6 ways to get from Arequipa to La Paz by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Arequipa to La Paz  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Arequipa (AQP) to La Paz (LPB) AQP - LPB

$174 - $405

Cheapest option

Bus Transzela  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Arequipa to La Paz Cusco

$32

4 alternative options

Fly Arequipa to Juliaca, bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Arequipa (AQP) to Juliaca (JUL) AQP - JUL
  2. Take the bus from Juliaca to La Paz

$73 - $275

Bus to Cuzco, fly to La Paz  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Arequipa to Cusco
  2. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to La Paz (LPB) CUZ - LPB

$84 - $393

Bus 4M  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Arequipa to Puno
  2. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz Direct service / ...

$47 - $62

Drive  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Arequipa to La Paz 342.6 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arequipa to La Paz is to bus which costs $32 and takes 11 h.

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The quickest way to get from Arequipa to La Paz is to fly which takes 3 h 33 min and costs $170 - $410.

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The distance between Arequipa and La Paz is 363 km. The road distance is 548 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Arequipa to La Paz, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Arequipa and arriving at La Paz. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

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What companies run services between Arequipa, Peru and La Paz, Bolivia?

LATAM Chile, Amaszonas and four other airlines fly from Arequipa to La Paz every 4 hours. Alternatively, Transzela operates a bus from Arequipa to La Paz twice daily. Tickets cost $32 and the journey takes 11 h. Peru Hop also services this route 5 times a week.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Arequipa to La Paz via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Arequipa to Juliaca via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Flights from Arequipa to Juliaca via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Arequipa to La Paz via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Cuzco to La Paz
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Arequipa to La Paz via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Arequipa to Juliaca via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Cuzco to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Bus operators
Nuevo Continente Internacional
Phone
(+591) 2-2283842 / (+591)2-2285191
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Juliaca to La Paz
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Cusco
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$20 - $28
Regular Bed
$25 - $35
Economy
$11 - $15
Premium Semi Bed
$23 - $35
Premium Bed
$28 - $40
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Arequipa to La Paz
Ave. Duration
39 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com
4M
Phone
+51 54 452296
Email
informes@4m-expresss.com
Website
busperu4m.com
Bus from Arequipa to Puno
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
busperu4m.com

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