There are 3 ways to get from Chavín de Huantar to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu 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.

Recommended option

Bus Flores Hermanos, train  •  34 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Huaraz to Lima Plaza norte
  2. Take the bus from Lima to Cusco
  3. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  4. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$171 - $505

2 alternative options

Bus Tepsa, train  •  40 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Huari to Lima
  2. Take the bus from Lima Javier Prado to Cusco
  3. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  4. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

Drive, fly, bus, train  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Chavín de Huantar to Huanuco
  2. Fly from Huanuco (HUU) to Cuzco (CUZ) HUU - CUZ
  3. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  4. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$223 - $676

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chavín de Huantar and Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu is 644 km.

The best way to get from Chavín de Huantar to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu without a car is to bus and train which takes 34 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 34 h 52 min to get from Chavín de Huantar to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Huanuco Airport to Cuzco Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 46 min and has one stopover.

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LATAM Chile, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Star Peru and LC Perú offer flights from Huanuco Airport to Cuzco Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chavín de Huantar to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu.
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  • Distance: 402.4 miles
  • Duration: 34 h 52 min

What companies run services between Chavín de Huantar, Peru and Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu, Peru?

There is no direct connection from Chavín de Huantar to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu. However, you can take the taxi to Huaraz, take the bus to Lima Plaza norte, take the walk to Lima, take the bus to Cusco, take the walk to Cusco, take the bus to Ollantaytambo, take the walk to Ollantaytambo, take the train to Machu Picchu, then take the walk to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chavín de Huantar to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu via Huari, Lima, Lima Paseo de la República, Lima Javier Prado, Cusco, Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo, and Machu Picchu in around 40 h 2 min.

Airlines
LC Perú
Flights from Huanuco to Cuzco via Lima
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $290
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Huanuco to Cuzco via Lima
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Huanuco to Cuzco via Lima
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
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 2 hours
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Bus operators
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Huaraz to Lima Plaza Norte
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $40
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$12 - $19
Regular
$21 - $30
VIP
$26 - $40
Transportes Linea
Website
linea.pe
Bus from Huaraz to Lima Plaza Norte
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Schedules at
linea.pe
Book at
linea.pe
Real Inka
Inkaq Purinan
Email
info@purinanperu.com
Website
purinanperu.com
Bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
purinanperu.com
Book at
purinanperu.com
Expreso Turismo Andino
Phone
+51 1 423-5696​
Website
multitrad.wixsite.com
Bus from Huari to Lima
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
multitrad.wixsite.com
Tepsa
Website
tepsa.com.pe
Bus from Lima Javier Prado to Cusco
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
tepsa.com.pe
Suite
$40 - $50
Regular
$30 - $50

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