There are 4 ways to get from Cusco to Colca Canyon by bus, taxi, 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  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Chivay

$78 - $81

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cusco to Colca Canyon 353 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Cusco to Colca Canyon 353 miles

$50 - $75

Fly, taxi  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Arequipa (AQP) CUZ - AQP
  2. Take a taxi from Arequipa to Colca Canyon

$158 - $328

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cusco to Colca Canyon is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cusco to Colca Canyon is to fly and taxi which costs $150 - $330 and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Cusco and Colca Canyon is 232 km. The road distance is 564.8 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 58 min to get from Cusco to Colca Canyon, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Cusco, Peru and Colca Canyon, Peru?

4M operates a bus from Cusco to Colca Canyon 3 times a week. Tickets cost $65 and the journey takes 9 h 45 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuzco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cuzco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Cuzco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Bus operators
4M
Phone
+51 54 452296
Email
informes@4m-expresss.com
Website
busperu4m.com
Bus from Cusco to Chivay
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
busperu4m.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cusco to Colca Canyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Rapi Taxi
Phone
+51 84 270-606
Website
perupaginas.com
Taxi O´Qarina
Phone
+51 84 255-000
Website
empresasperu.org
Aló Cusco
Phone
+51 84 222-222
Website
alocusco.blogspot.com

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