• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

There are 6 ways to get from Cusco to Caral by bus, 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 via Lima  •  23h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Lima Via Lima
  2. Take the bus from Terrapuerto Tomás Valle to Huacho Via Huacho

$75 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  25h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Lima Cusco / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lima to Huacho Via Huacho

$65 - $124

4 alternative options

Bus via Cusco  •  28h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Lima Cusco
  2. Take the bus from Lima to Huacho Via Huacho

$79 - $89

Bus via Cusco #2  •  29h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Lima Plaza Norte Cusco
  2. Take the bus from Lima to Huacho Via Huacho

$77 - $121

Drive  •  20h 41m

  1. Drive from Cusco to Caral 838.9 miles

$120 - $180

Fly, bus  •  8h 45m

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Lima (LIM) CUZ - LIM
  2. Take the bus from Lima to Huacho

$131 - $274

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cusco to Caral is to bus via Lima which costs $75 - $95 and takes 23h 33m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Cusco to Caral is to fly and bus which costs $130 - $280 and takes 8h 45m.

More details

The distance between Cusco and Caral is 669 km. The road distance is 1342.2 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Cusco to Caral without a car is to bus via Lima which takes 23h 33m and costs $75 - $95.

More details

It takes approximately 23h 33m to get from Cusco to Caral, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Cuzco Airport to Lima Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Cusco to Caral is 1342 km. It takes approximately 20h 41m to drive from Cusco to Caral.

Get driving directions

Peruvian Airlines, Star Peru, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and three other airlines offer flights from Cuzco Airport to Lima Airport.

Search flights

There are three+ hotels available in Caral. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Cusco to Cuzco Airport is to taxi which takes 5m and costs $6 - $8.

More details

Map of how to get from Cusco to Caral.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 418 miles
  • Duration: 23h 33m

What companies run services between Cusco, Peru and Caral, Peru?

You can take a bus from Cusco to Caral via Lima, Terrapuerto Tomás Valle, and Huacho in around 23h 33m.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuzco to Lima
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Cuzco to Lima
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Cuzco to Lima
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cuzco to Lima
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Viva Airlines Peru S.A.C
Website
vivaair.com
Flights from Cuzco to Lima
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Star Peru
Website
starperu.com
Flights from Cuzco to Lima
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Bus operators
Movil Tours
Phone
+51 1 716-8000
Email
info@moviltours.com.pe
Website
moviltours.com.pe
Bus from Terrapuerto Tomás Valle to Huacho
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Book at
moviltours.com.pe
Semi bed
$6 - $9
Economy
$3 - $5
Bed
$8 - $12
Bus from Cusco to Lima Paseo de la Republica
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Book at
moviltours.com.pe
Semi bed
$30 - $45
Economy
$30 - $40
Bed
$40 - $60
Bus from Lima to Huacho
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $13
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Book at
moviltours.com.pe
Semi bed
$6 - $9
Economy
$3 - $5
Bed
$8 - $13
CIVA
Phone
+51 (1) 418-1111
Email
callcenter@turismociva.com
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Cusco to Lima
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Book at
redbus.pe
Bed Regular
$26 - $35
Economy
$17 - $24
Semi Bed
$23 - $30
Bed Premium
$30 - $40
Suite
$35 - $50
Z Buss
Phone
+51 1 4095741
Website
zbuss.com
Bus from Lima to Huacho
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
zbuss.com
Oltursa
Phone
+511 708 5000
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Cusco to Lima Plaza Norte
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Double VIP
$45 - $65
Bed
$27 - $40
VIP
$35 - $55

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from Florence to Rome, How to get from Heathrow Airport into central London and How to get from Stansted Airport into central London - to help you get the most out of your next trip.