There are 8 ways to get from Cusco to Cochabamba by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Cochabamba  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Cochabamba (CBB) CUZ - CBB

$604 - $2,704

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Bus  •  19 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Juliaca
  2. Take the bus from Juliaca to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Cochabamba

$32 - $74

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Fly to La Paz, bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to La Paz (LPB) CUZ - LPB
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
  3. Take the bus from Patacamaya to Cochabamba

Bus via Patacamaya  •  18 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Juliaca
  2. Take the bus from Juliaca to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
  4. Take the bus from Patacamaya to Cochabamba

Bus Transporte Internacional Litoral  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to La Paz Sleeper Bus / ...
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Cochabamba La Paz

$60 - $234

Bus #2  •  24 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Copacabana
  2. Take the bus from Copacabana to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Cochabamba

$52 - $60

Train, bus  •  24 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cusco - Wanchaq to Puno
  2. Take the bus from Juliaca to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
  4. Take the bus from Patacamaya to Cochabamba

Drive  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Cusco to Cochabamba 632.4 miles

$90 - $140

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No, there is no direct bus from Cusco to Cochabamba. However, there are services departing from Cusco and arriving at Cochabamba via Juliaca, La Paz and Patacamaya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 58 min.

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The distance between Cusco and Cochabamba is 757 km. The road distance is 1011.9 km.

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The best way to get from Cusco to Cochabamba without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Cusco to Cochabamba, including transfers.

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Cusco to Cochabamba bus services, operated by Cruz Del Sur, depart from Cusco station.

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The best way to get from Cusco to Cochabamba is to fly which takes 3 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cuzco Airport to Cochabamba Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Cusco to Cochabamba bus services, operated by Expreso Cochabamba, arrive at Cochabamba station.

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Cochabamba is 1 h ahead of Cusco. It is currently 2:47 AM in Cusco and 3:47 AM in Cochabamba.

Yes, the driving distance between Cusco to Cochabamba is 1012 km. It takes approximately 14 h 45 min to drive from Cusco to Cochabamba.

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  • Distance: 472.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

What companies run services between Cusco, Peru and Cochabamba, Bolivia?

Amaszonas, Boliviana de Aviación and Peruvian Airlines fly from Cusco to Cochabamba 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cusco to Cochabamba via Juliaca, La Paz, and Patacamaya in around 18 h 58 min.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Cuzco to Cochabamba via La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Cuzco to Cochabamba via La Paz, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Cuzco to La Paz
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Cuzco to La Paz
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Train operators
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
Train from Cusco - Wanchaq to Puno
Ave. Duration
10 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $3,100
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $3,100
Regular
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Trans Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Naser
Phone
+591 2 2280861
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
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 La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Expreso Cochabamba
Phone
Potosí: +(591)-26243362
Website
es-es.facebook.com
Bus from Patacamaya to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Cusco to Juliaca
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$11 - $18
Regular
$20 - $28
VIP
$24 - $35
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 La Paz to Cochabamba
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 La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Transportes El Dorado
Phone
Potosí: +(591)2-6243343, +(591)-22281672
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
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 La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Copacabana SA
Website
transcopacabanasa.com.bo
Bus from La Paz Bus Terminal to Cochabamba Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
transcopacabanasa.com.bo
Book at
transcopacabanasa.com.bo
3rd Class
$6 - $10
2nd Class
$9 - $13
Cisne Tours
Phone
+591 2 2281937
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
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 La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Expreso Mopar
Phone
+591 3 3323001 / 2 2282154
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Alteño
Phone
+(591)4234600 - 4258600
Email
info@terbuscbbasa.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Crucero
Phone
+593 76973424
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
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 Cusco to La Paz
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$53
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transportes 6 de Junio
Phone
+591 22455258 / 22280890
Website
andestransit.com
Bus from Cusco to La Paz
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 Cusco to La Paz
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com
Peru Tour Bus
Phone
0051 84 632307
Email
reservas@perutourbus.com
Website
perutourbus.com
Bus from Cusco to Copacabana
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
perutourbus.com
Book at
perutourbus.com

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Amaszonas, Peruvian Airlines and Boliviana de Aviación offer flights from Cuzco Airport to Cochabamba Airport.

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There are 134+ hotels available in Cochabamba. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cusco to Cuzco Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs .

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