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There are 8 ways to get from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly to El Calafate, Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno  •  13h 43m

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to El Calafate (FTE) CUZ - FTE
  2. Take the Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier

$20204 - $77595

Cheapest option

Bus via Bariloche  •  3 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Tacna
  2. Take the bus from Tacna to Arica
  3. Take the bus from Arica to Santiago - Terminal San Borja
  4. Take the bus from Santiago to Bariloche
  5. Take the bus from Bariloche to El Calafate
  6. Take the bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier

$12054 - $18454

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Fly to Puerto Natales, shuttle, Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno  •  19h 36m

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Puerto Natales (PNT) CUZ - PNT
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Natales to El Calafate Bus Terminal
  3. Take the Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier

$18776 - $39927

Fly to Rio Gallegos, bus  •  22h

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Rio Gallegos (RGL) CUZ - RGL
  2. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to El Calafate
  3. Take the bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier

$14224 - $57785

Fly to Punta Arenas, bus, shuttle, Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno  •  25h 14m

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Punta Arenas (PUQ) CUZ - PUQ
  2. Take the bus from Punta Arenas Airport to Puerto Natales
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Puerto Natales to El Calafate Bus Terminal
  4. Take the Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier

$21306 - $45097

Train, bus  •  4 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Cusco - Wanchaq to Puno
  2. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Retiro
  4. Take the bus from Retiro to Bariloche
  5. Take the bus from Bariloche to El Calafate
  6. Take the bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier

$44732 - $47932

Bus  •  4 days 4h

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Tacna
  2. Take the bus from Tacna to Cordoba
  3. Take the bus from Córdoba to Río Gallegos
  4. Take the bus from Río Gallegos to El Calafate
  5. Take the bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier

$12305 - $21705

Drive  •  2 days 22h

  1. Drive from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) 5595.8 km

$48000 - $75000

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is 120.

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The cheapest way to get from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is to bus via Bariloche which costs $140 - $230 and takes 3 days 22h.

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The quickest way to get from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is to fly and Afternoon Roundtrip to Perito Moreno which costs $250 - $1,000 and takes 13h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water). However, there are services departing from Cusco and arriving at Perito Moreno Glacier via Tacna, Arica, Santiago, Bariloche and El Calafate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 22h.

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The distance between Cusco and Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is 4110 km. The road distance is 5595.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) without a car is to bus via Bariloche which takes 3 days 22h and costs $140 - $230.

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It takes approximately 13h 43m to get from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water), including transfers.

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Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) bus services, operated by Cromotex, depart from Cusco station.

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There is no direct flight from Cuzco Airport to El Calafate Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h 5m and has two stopovers.

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Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) bus services, operated by Chalten Travel, arrive at Perito Moreno Glacier station.

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Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is 2h ahead of Cusco. It is currently 5:49 PM in Cusco and 7:49 PM in Perito Moreno Glacier (Water).

Map of how to get from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water).
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  • Distance: 4109.9 km
  • Duration: 13h 43m

What companies run services between Cusco, Peru and Perito Moreno Glacier (Water), Santa Cruz, Argentina?

You can take a bus from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) via Tacna, Arica, Santiago, Bariloche, and El Calafate in around 3 days 22h.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
13h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27000 - $85000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Ezeiza, Trelew
Ave. Duration
12h 16m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$20000 - $80000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
16h 21m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$18000 - $75000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Rosario, San Carlos de Bariloche
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$20000 - $80000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Ezeiza, San Carlos de Bariloche
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$21000 - $80000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Rosario, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
15h 11m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20000 - $80000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Mendoza, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
15h 11m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$21000 - $80000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Mendoza, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
15h 41m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$20000 - $80000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Tucuman, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
15h 51m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20000 - $80000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Salta, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
15h 51m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35000 - $90000
Flights from Cuzco to El Calafate via Lima, Cordoba, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
15h 51m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$20000 - $80000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Santiago, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$14000 - $60000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
17h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15000 - $60000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Santiago, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
15h 51m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16000 - $65000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Santiago, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$16000 - $60000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Rosario, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15000 - $60000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Mendoza, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$16000 - $65000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Porto Alegre, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
17h 21m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$18000 - $70000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Rosario, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
17h 21m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15000 - $60000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Mendoza, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
17h 21m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$16000 - $65000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
17h 56m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$16000 - $65000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Tucuman, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
17h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27000 - $70000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Cordoba, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
17h 56m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$15000 - $60000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Salta, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
18h 1m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$27000 - $70000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Tucuman, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
18h 1m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15000 - $60000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Asuncion, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
18h 1m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$16000 - $65000
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Lima, Cordoba, Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
18h 1m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$15000 - $60000
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuzco to Rio Gallegos via Santiago, Puerto Montt, Punta Arenas
Ave. Duration
27h 6m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$12000 - $55000
Flights from Cuzco to Punta Arenas via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15000 - $60000
Flights from Cuzco to Punta Arenas via Santiago, Puerto Montt
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$13000 - $55000
Flights from Cuzco to Punta Arenas via Santiago
Ave. Duration
22h 54m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$13000 - $55000
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Cuzco to Puerto Natales via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
14h 54m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$14000 - $49000
Flights from Cuzco to Punta Arenas via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
20h 56m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$17000 - $40000
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Cuzco to Punta Arenas via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
13h 1m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$15000 - $60000
Train operators
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
Train from Cusco - Wanchaq to Puno
Ave. Duration
10h 28m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$22995
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
Bus operators
Always Glaciers
Phone
+541150312868
Email
info@alwaysglaciers.com
Website
alwaysglaciers.com
Bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$500
Schedules at
bookingcalafate.com
Zona Austral
Phone
+54 2966 70-9153 (Whatsapp), +54 02902 - 490535
Email
info@zonaaustralturismo.com
Shuttle from Puerto Natales to El Calafate Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2502
Schedules at
zonaaustralturismo.com
Marga Taqsa
Phone
+54 800-333-1188
Email
info@taqsa.com.ar
Website
taqsa.com.ar
Bus from Río Gallegos to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$600 - $1000
Schedules at
taqsa.com.ar
Book at
taqsa.com.ar
Bed
$650 - $950
Semi Bed
$600 - $950
Chalten Travel
Phone
2962493022
Email
contacto@chaltentravel.com
Website
chaltentravel.com
Bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$800
Schedules at
chaltentravel.com
Bus from Bariloche to El Calafate
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3650
Schedules at
chaltentravel.com
Bus-Sur
Phone
+56 61 261 4224
Email
info@bussur.com
Website
bussur.com
Bus from Punta Arenas Airport to Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$800 - $1500
Schedules at
bussur.com
Turismo Zaahj
Phone
+56 61 241 2260
Email
zaahj@entelchile.net
Website
turismozaahj.co.cl
Bus from Punta Arenas Airport to Puerto Natales
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$835
Schedules at
turismozaahj.co.cl
Cromotex
Phone
+51 (01) 424-75-75
Email
informes@cromotex.com.pe
Website
cromotex.com.pe
Bus from Cusco to Tacna
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1796
Schedules at
cromotex.com.pe
Book at
cromotex.com.pe
Buses Norte Grande
Phone
+56 58 222 8603
Email
reservas@busesng.cl
Website
busesng.cl
Bus from Tacna to Arica
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$209
Schedules at
busesng.cl
Chasquitur
Phone
+56 58 231967
Website
terminaldebuses.com
Bus from Tacna to Arica
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$209
Schedules at
terminaldebuses.com
Adsubliata
Phone
+56 58 262 495
Website
terminaldebuses.com
Bus from Tacna to Arica
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$209
Schedules at
terminaldebuses.com
Pullman Bus
Phone
+56 600 600 0018
Website
pullmanbus.com
Bus from Arica to Santiago - Terminal San Borja
Ave. Duration
28h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3400 - $7500
Schedules at
pullmanbus.com
Semi Cama
$3400 - $4800
Salón Cama
$5000 - $7500
Expreso Norte
Website
expresonorte.cl
Bus from Arica to Santiago
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3600 - $6500
Website
Expreso Norte
Semi Cama
$3600 - $4900
Cama
$5000 - $6500
Fichtur VIP
Phone
+56 (02) 7205232
Bus from Arica to Santiago
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3504
Schedules at
viajaenbus.cl
Andesmar
Phone
1 786 233 7639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Santiago to Bariloche
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$2200 - $4500
Website
Andesmar
Semi-Bed
$3000 - $4500
Bed
$3900 - $5500
Nuevo Continente Internacional
Phone
(+591) 2-2283842 / (+591)2-2285191
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1523
Schedules at
nuevocontinentesrl.wixsite.com
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Tour Peru
Phone
951677194
Email
reservas@tourperu.com.pe
Website
tourperu.com.pe
Bus from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1211
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com
Via Bariloche
Crucero Del Norte
Phone
+54 810 777 2725
Email
info@crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Website
crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Bus from Retiro to Bariloche
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4780
Schedules at
crucerodelnorte.com.ar
La Veloz Del Norte
Phone
+54 9 (387) 4002200
Website
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Bus from Tacna to Cordoba
Ave. Duration
37h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$1600 - $3100
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
2nd Class
$1600 - $2500
1st Class
$2100 - $3100
Viatac
Website
viatac.com.ar
Bus from Córdoba to Río Gallegos
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7500 - $14000
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Semi bed
$7500 - $12000
Bed
$8500 - $14000
Caltur
Phone
2902491386
Website
caltur.com.ar
Bus from El Calafate to Perito Moreno Glacier
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$810
Schedules at
caltur.com.ar

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Yes, the driving distance between Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water) is 5596 km. It takes approximately 2 days 22h to drive from Cusco to Perito Moreno Glacier (Water).

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Sky Airline, Aerolíneas Argentinas and LATAM Chile offer flights from Cuzco Airport to El Calafate Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Perito Moreno Glacier (Water). Prices start at $7500 ARS 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 $6 - $8.

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