There are 6 ways to get from Cusco to Tacna by plane, bus, train 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 Tacna  •  4 h 26 min

  1. CUZ - TCQ

$175 - $606

Cheapest option

Bus Transportes Reyna  •  15 h 2 min

  1. Via Cusco / ...

$24 - $82

4 alternative options

Fly to Arequipa, bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. CUZ - AQP

$111 - $284

Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  17 h 32 min

$35 - $50

Train, bus  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Titicaca train / ...

Drive  •  11 h 9 min

  1. 478.1 miles

$65 - $100

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 2 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuzco to Tacna via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Cuzco to Tacna via Puerto Maldonado, Lima
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Cuzco to Tacna via Arequipa, Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Cuzco to Tacna via Juliaca, Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Cuzco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
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
Flights from Cuzco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
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
Oltursa
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Tacna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Bus from Cusco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
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
Movil Tours
Transzela
Phone
+51 51 353822
Bus from Cusco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
redbus.pe
Book at
redbus.pe
Expreso Turismo San Martin Nobleza
Phone
+51 951977185
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Puno to Tacna
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
facebook.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from JFK to New York City, Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass and Getting to Rome from the airport - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Cusco and Tacna is 532 km. The road distance is 765 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cusco to Tacna is to bus which costs $24 - $85 and takes 15 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Cusco to Tacna is to fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs $170 - $650.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cusco and arriving at Tacna. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 17 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Cusco to Tacna, including transfers.