There are 5 ways to get from Cusco to Tacna by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Tacna (TCQ) CUZ - TCQ

$175 - $606

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Bus  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Arequipa Via Cusco / ...
  2. Take the bus from Arequipa to Tacna Via Tacna

$18 - $106

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Cusco - Wanchaq to Puno Titicaca train / ...
  2. Take the bus from Puno to Tacna Via Tacna

Bus via Chivay  •  21 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cusco to Chivay
  2. Take the bus from Chivay to Arequipa
  3. Take the bus from Arequipa to Tacna

$80 - $121

Drive  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Cusco to Tacna 478.1 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Cusco to Tacna is to bus which costs $18 - $110 and takes 15 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cusco to Tacna is to fly which costs $170 - $650 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cusco to Tacna. However, there are services departing from Cusco and arriving at Tacna via Arequipa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 4 min.

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The distance between Cusco and Tacna is 532 km. The road distance is 764.9 km.

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The best way to get from Cusco to Tacna without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 4 min and costs $18 - $110.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Cusco to Tacna, including transfers.

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Cusco to Tacna bus services, operated by Transportes Reyna, depart from Cusco station.

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The best way to get from Cusco to Tacna is to fly which takes 4 h 19 min and costs $170 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $110 and takes 15 h 4 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cuzco Airport to Tacna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 9 min and has one stopover.

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Cusco to Tacna bus services, operated by Flores Hermanos, arrive at Tacna station.

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Map of how to get from Cusco to Tacna.
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  • Distance: 332.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Cusco, Peru and Tacna, Peru?

LATAM Chile, Peruvian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Cusco to Tacna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cusco to Tacna via Arequipa in around 15 h 4 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuzco to Tacna via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Cuzco to Tacna via Juliaca, Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Cuzco to Tacna via Puerto Maldonado, Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Cuzco to Tacna via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Cuzco to Tacna via Lima, Arequipa
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $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
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pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $3,100
Regular
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Transportes Reyna
Phone
+51 54 429339
Email
transreyna@reyna.com.pe
Website
reyna.com.pe
Bus from Cusco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
reyna.com.pe
Bus from Chivay to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
reyna.com.pe
Movil Tours
Phone
716-8000
Email
info@moviltours.com.pe
Website
moviltours.com.pe
Bus from Cusco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $60
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Economy
$21 - $35
Regular
$27 - $40
Suite
$40 - $60
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Cusco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Schedules at
peruhop.com
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peruhop.com
Oltursa
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Tacna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $50
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
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oltursa.pe
Double VIP
$30 - $50
Bed
$14 - $19
VIP
$22 - $30
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cusco to Tacna is 765 km. It takes approximately 11 h 9 min to drive from Cusco to Tacna.

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Peruvian Airlines and LATAM Chile offer flights from Cuzco Airport to Tacna Airport.

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There are 122+ hotels available in Tacna. Prices start at $21 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 $2 - $4.

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