There are 7 ways to get from Cusco to Medellín by plane, bus or car

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

Fly to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) CUZ - MDE

$331 - $881

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Bogotá
  2. Take the bus from Bogotá to Medellín

$174 - $458

5 alternative options

Fly to Manizales, bus  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Manizales (MZL) CUZ - MZL
  2. Take the bus from Manizales to Medellín

$266 - $866

Fly to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) CUZ - EOH

$297 - $1,009

Fly to Pereira, bus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Pereira (PEI) CUZ - PEI
  2. Take the bus from Manizales to Medellín

$321 - $721

Bus via Rumichaca  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Lima
  2. Take the bus from Lima to Rumichaca
  3. Take the bus from Córdoba to Medellín

$286 - $399

Drive  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Drive from Cusco to Medellín 2624.7 miles

$380 - $550

What companies run services between Cusco, Peru and Medellín, Colombia?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., LATAM Chile and five other airlines fly from Cusco to Medellín hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cusco to Medellín via Lima, Rumichaca, and Córdoba in around 2 days 15 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Lima, Cali
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Cuzco to Manizales via Bogota
Ave. Duration
14 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Cuzco to Manizales via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Cuzco to Pereira via Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Cuzco to Pereira via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Arequipa, Lima
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Cuzco to Pereira via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Cuzco to Manizales via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Bogota, Pereira
Ave. Duration
13 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Bogota, Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
13 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Bogota, Armenia
Ave. Duration
15 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Satena
Website
satena.com
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
11 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Bogota
Ave. Duration
14 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Cuzco to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Bogota, Quibdo
Ave. Duration
15 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Cuzco to Pereira via Lima, Panama City
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
Bus operators
Autolegal
Phone
0057 (4) 361-0947
Email
autolegal.gerencia@gmail.com
Bus from Manizales to Medellín
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
terminaldemanizales.com.co

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cusco and Medellín is 2234 km. The road distance is 4200 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cusco to Medellín is to bus which costs $280 - $400 and takes 2 days 15 h.

The quickest way to get from Cusco to Medellín is to fly which takes 6 h 37 min and costs $330 - $900.

No, there is no direct bus from Cusco to Medellín. However, there are services departing from Cusco and arriving at Medellín via Bogotá. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 days 2 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Cusco to Medellín, including transfers.