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There are 5 ways to get from Cochabamba to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu by bus, plane or train

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, bus to La Paz, fly, train  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Patacamaya
  2. Take the bus from Patacamaya to La Paz
  3. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Cuzco (CUZ) LPB - CUZ
  4. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  5. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

Cheapest option

Bus Nuevo Continente Internacional, train  •  27 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Cusco
  3. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  4. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$79 - $389

3 alternative options

Fly from Cochabamba, bus, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Cochabamba (CBB) to Cuzco (CUZ) CBB - CUZ
  2. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  3. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$685 - $2,990

Bus Kanoo Tours, train  •  27 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Patacamaya
  2. Take the bus from Patacamaya to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Cusco
  4. Take the train from Poroy to Machu Picchu

Bus, train via Puno  •  29 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Villa Remedios
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Puno
  3. Take the train from Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq
  4. Take the train from Poroy to Machu Picchu

$331 - $3,233

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cochabamba to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu is to bus and train which costs $75 - $390 and takes 27 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cochabamba to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu is to fly and bus and train which costs $650 - $3,000 and takes 8 h 1 min.

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The distance between Cochabamba and Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu is 829 km.

The best way to get from Cochabamba to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu without a car is to bus and train which takes 27 h 12 min and costs $75 - $390.

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It takes approximately 12 h 41 min to get from Cochabamba to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from La Paz Airport to Cuzco Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Amaszonas and Peruvian Airlines offer flights from La Paz Airport to Cuzco Airport.

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The best way to get from Cochabamba to Cochabamba Airport is to bus which takes 9 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Cochabamba to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu.
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  • Distance: 518.4 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 41 min

What companies run services between Cochabamba, Bolivia and Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu, Peru?

There is no direct connection from Cochabamba to Machupicchu Guest House, Machu Picchu. However, you can take the bus to Patacamaya, take the bus to La Paz, take the taxi to La Paz airport, fly to Cuzco, take the taxi 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 the bus to Aeropuerto, take the walk to Cochabamba airport, fly to Cuzco, take the taxi 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.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Cochabamba to Cuzco via La Paz
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from La Paz to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Cochabamba to Cuzco via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
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
Train from Poroy to Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $750
Regular
$110 - $160
Train from Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $3,100
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $3,100
Regular
$330 - $460
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
Train from Poroy to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Bus operators
Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from Cochabamba to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from Cochabamba to Villa Remedios
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Trans Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from Patacamaya to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Naser
Phone
+591 2 2280861
Bus from Patacamaya to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Atlas
Phone
+531 2 2284899
Website
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Patacamaya to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
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
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cosmos
Phone
+(591) 2 2281938 / Potosí: +(591)2-6245831
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Copacabana SA
Transportes El Dorado
Phone
Potosí: +(591)2-6243343, +(591)-22281672
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Transporte Jumbo Bus Bolivia
Phone
+591 2 2281832 / 2281726
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Cisne Tours
Phone
+591 2 2281937
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Flota Urus
Phone
+591 2285556
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bus-america.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Expreso Cochabamba
Phone
Potosí: +(591)-26243362
Website
es-es.facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
facebook.com
Expreso Mopar
Phone
+591 3 3323001 / 2 2282154
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Nobleza
Phone
+591 4 4551499 Cochabamba /
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Alteño
Phone
+(591)4234600 - 4258600
Email
info@terbuscbbasa.com.bo
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Crucero
Phone
+593 76973424
Bus from Cochabamba to La Paz
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Transporte Internacional Litoral
Phone
+591 2 2281920
Email
buslitoral@hotmail.com
Website
litoral-miramar.com
Bus from La Paz to Cusco
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$53
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transportes 6 de Junio
Phone
+591 22455258 / 22280890
Website
andestransit.com
Bus from La Paz to Cusco
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from La Paz to Cusco
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $250
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com
Green Toad Bus
Website
greentoadbus.com
Bus from La Paz to Cusco
Ave. Duration
8 days 7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
greentoadbus.com
Kanoo Tours
Website
kanootours.com
Bus from La Paz to Cusco
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
kanootours.com

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