There are 6 ways to get from Cusco to Rurrenabaque by bus, bus and ferry, ferry, train, 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.

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Bus  •  25 h 15 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 - Villa Fátima to Rurrenabaque

$59 - $133

Cheapest option

Bus via Coroico  •  32 h 55 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 Coroico
  4. Take the bus from Coroico to Rurrenabaque

$52 - $95

4 alternative options

Bus, Tour, ferry  •  4 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Puno
  2. Take the Tour from Puno to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Caranavi
  4. Take the bus from Caranavi to Guanay
  5. Take the ferry from Guanay to Rurrenabaque

Train, Tour, bus, ferry  •  4 days 22 h

  1. Take the train from Cusco - Wanchaq to Puno
  2. Take the Tour from Puno to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Guanay
  4. Take the ferry from Guanay to Rurrenabaque

$583 - $3,438

Drive  •  20 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Cusco to Rurrenabaque 666.1 miles

$95 - $140

Fly  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Rurrenabaque (RBQ) CUZ - RBQ

$605 - $955

Questions & Answers

The distance between Cusco and Rurrenabaque is 490 km. The road distance is 1065.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cusco to Rurrenabaque without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 25 h 15 min to get from Cusco to Rurrenabaque, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cusco to Rurrenabaque is to bus which takes 25 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cuzco Airport to Rurrenabaque Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Rurrenabaque is 1 h ahead of Cusco. It is currently 2:30 AM in Cusco and 3:30 AM in Rurrenabaque.

Yes, the driving distance between Cusco to Rurrenabaque is 1066 km. It takes approximately 20 h 5 min to drive from Cusco to Rurrenabaque.

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Peruvian Airlines and Amaszonas offer flights from Cuzco Airport to Rurrenabaque Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Rurrenabaque. Prices start at $14 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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Map of how to get from Cusco to Rurrenabaque.
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  • Distance: 305.9 miles
  • Duration: 25 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Cusco to Rurrenabaque via Juliaca, La Paz, Montes - I. Las Muñecas, Parroquia Señor de la Paz, La Paz - Villa Fátima, Rurrenabaque, and Rurrenabaque Airport in around 25 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amaszonas and Peruvian Airlines fly from Cusco to Rurrenabaque twice daily.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Cuzco to Rurrenabaque via La Paz
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
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
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 Yungueña
Phone
(+591) 2 2212344 La Paz / 2 2213513 La Paz / 2 2219442 Coroico / 78961126 Santa Cruz /
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Rurrenabaque
Ave. Duration
11 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Coroico to Rurrenabaque
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Rurre
Phone
+591 76515049
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Rurrenabaque
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Turbus Totai
Phone
+591 2 2895573 / 2 2260445
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Rurrenabaque
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
facebook.com
La Veloz Del Norte
Website
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Bus from La Paz to Coroico
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Book at
andestransit.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$7 - $11
Bus from La Paz to Caranavi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Book at
andestransit.com
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$14 - $20
Rumbo Explora
Phone
+51 989 643208
Email
rumboexplora@gmail.com
Website
titicaca.cruises
Bus and ferry from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$293
Schedules at
titicaca.cruises
Book at
titicaca.cruises
Sindicato Caranavi Tropical
Phone
+591 73510925
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Caranavi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Tours Palmeras
Phone
+591 2 2219442
Bus from Caranavi to Guanay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bus-america.com
Bus from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Guanay
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bus-america.com
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com
Ferry operators
Bala Tours
Phone
Rurrenabaque :+(591) 3-8922527 / Cel. 71245281 / 71122053 / 71247790
Website
amazon-tours.org
Ferry from Guanay to Rurrenabaque
Ave. Duration
3 days 12 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$320
Schedules at
amazon-tours.org
Book at
amazon-tours.org

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