Directions from Arequipa to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu

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Recommended option

Bus CIVA, train  •  12 h 21 min

$75 - $383

2 alternative options

Bus Peru Hop, train  •  15 h 18 min

$138 - $462

Fly, bus, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. AQP - CUZ

$164 - $602

What companies run services between Arequipa, Peru and Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, Peru?

There is no direct connection from Arequipa to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. However, you can take the bus to Cusco, take the bus to Ollantaytambo, take the walk to Ollantaytambo, take the train to Machu Picchu, then take the walk to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Arequipa to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu via Cusco, Cusco, Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo, and Machu Picchu in around 15 h 18 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Arequipa to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Arequipa to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Arequipa to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Train operators
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
Train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $340
Regular
$75 - $110
Inca Rail
Phone
+51 84 581860
Email
consultas@incarail.com
Website
incarail.com
Train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Bus operators
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
$29 - $40
Real Inka
Phone
+51-993063390
Email
reservas@realinkacar.com
Website
realinkacar.com
Bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
realinkacar.com
Book at
realinkacar.com
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Arequipa to Cusco
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Arequipa and Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is 376 km.

The cheapest way to get from Arequipa to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to bus and train which costs $75 - $390 and takes 12 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Arequipa to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to fly and bus and train which takes 4 h 36 min and costs $160 - $600.

It takes approximately 12 h 21 min to get from Arequipa to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, including transfers.