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There are 6 ways to get from Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno by bus, train, car or plane

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

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Bus, train  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Arica to Tacna
  2. Take the bus from Tacna to Arequipa
  3. Take the train from Arequipa to Puno

$227 - $2,862

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Arica to Tacna
  2. Take the bus from Tacna to Arequipa
  3. Take the bus from Arequipa to Puno

$23 - $91

4 alternative options

Bus Trans Cali Internacional  •  20 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Arica to La Paz Arica
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Puno La Paz / ...

$25 - $48

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno 263.3 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Juliaca, bus  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Tacna (TCQ) to Juliaca (JUL) TCQ - JUL
  2. Take the bus from Juliaca to Puno

$212 - $878

Fly to Arequipa, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Tacna (TCQ) to Arequipa (AQP) TCQ - AQP
  2. Take the train from Arequipa to Puno

$387 - $3,509

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno is to bus which costs $24 - $50 and takes 20 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between Arica Airport (ARI) and Puno is 281 km. The road distance is 421.3 km.

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The best way to get from Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno without a car is to bus and train which takes 14 h 8 min and costs $220 - $2,900.

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It takes approximately 14 h 8 min to get from Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tacna Airport to Juliaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 38 min and has one stopover.

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Puno is 2 h behind Arica Airport (ARI). It is currently 10:18 PM in Arica Airport (ARI) and 8:18 PM in Puno.

Yes, the driving distance between Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno is 421 km. It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to drive from Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno.

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Peruvian Airlines and LATAM Chile offer flights from Tacna Airport to Juliaca Airport.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Puno. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno.
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  • Distance: 175.5 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 8 min

What companies run services between Arica Airport (ARI), Chile and Puno, Peru?

You can take a bus from Arica Airport (ARI) to Puno via Arica, Arica, Tacna, and Arequipa in around 15 h 7 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Tacna to Juliaca via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Tacna to Juliaca via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Tacna to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Train operators
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
Train from Arequipa to Puno
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $2,800
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $2,800
Regular
$300 - $420
Bus operators
Adsubliata
Phone
+56 58 262 495
Website
terminaldebuses.com
Bus from Arica to Tacna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
terminaldebuses.com
Chasquitur
Phone
+56 58 231967
Website
terminaldebuses.com
Bus from Arica to Tacna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bus-america.com
Buses Norte Grande
Phone
+56 58 222 8603
Email
busesnortegrande_zarzuri@hotmail.com
Website
busesng.cl
Bus from Arica to Tacna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
busesng.cl
Book at
busesng.cl
Skybus
Phone
+58 414 8448807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tacna to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Oltursa
Phone
+511 708 5000
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Tacna to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $50
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Book at
oltursa.pe
Double VIP
$30 - $50
Bed
$14 - $19
VIP
$21 - $30
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Puno
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$10 - $17
Regular
$18 - $25
VIP
$21 - $29
Bus from Juliaca to Puno
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$6 - $12
Regular
$12 - $17
VIP
$13 - $19
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Arequipa to Puno
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com
Peru Tour Bus
Phone
0051 84 632307
Email
reservas@perutourbus.com
Website
perutourbus.com
Bus from Arequipa to Puno
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
perutourbus.com
Book at
perutourbus.com
Trans Cali Internacional
Phone
+56 58 226 1068
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Chilebus Internacional SA
Email
chilebus@chilebus.com.br
Website
chilebus.xpg.com.br
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
chilebus.xpg.com.br
Pullman Ayca Internacional
Phone
(+56) 58 224 8465
Email
pullmanayca@hotmail.com
Website
pullmanayca.cl
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
facebook.com
Nordic Buss
Phone
+597 2285487 / 78990269
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus Fer
Phone
+59 17 940 7111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transporte Internacional Litoral
Phone
+591 2 2281920
Email
buslitoral@hotmail.com
Website
litoral-miramar.com
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Salvador
Phone
+56 58 222 8547
Email
central@trans-salvador.com
Website
trans-salvador.com
Bus from Arica to La Paz
Ave. Duration
34 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
trans-salvador.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Semi Bed
$14 - $19
Premium
$19 - $23
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Schedules at
trans-salvador.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Semi Bed
$8 - $12
Premium
$11 - $14
Tour Peru
Phone
951677194
Email
reservas@tourperu.com.pe
Website
tourperu.com.pe
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Milton Tours
Phone
+591 (2) 2368003 / 2353511
Email
agmilton@acelerate.com
Website
hotelmiltonbolivia.com
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Transportes 6 de Junio
Phone
+591 22455258 / 22280890
Website
andestransit.com
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Green Toad Bus
Phone
+55 21 39420003
Email
info@greentoadbus.com
Website
greentoadbus.com
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
4 days 0 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greentoadbus.com

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