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

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Fly  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Guayaquil (GYE) to Cuzco (CUZ) GYE - CUZ

$201 - $676

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Bus Cruz del Sur  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Lima Javier Prado Via Lima
  2. Take the bus from Lima Javier Prado to Cusco

$140 - $259

3 alternative options

Bus  •  39 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Lima Via Lima
  2. Take the bus from Lima to Cusco

$152 - $274

Bus via Lima Nicolas Arriola  •  46 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Lima Via Lima
  2. Take the bus from Lima - Arriola to Cusco

$156 - $284

Drive  •  37 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Guayaquil to Cusco 1636.6 miles

$230 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Guayaquil to Cusco is to bus which costs $150 - $280 and takes 39 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guayaquil to Cusco is to fly which costs $200 - $700 and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Guayaquil and Cusco is 1532 km. The road distance is 2618.5 km.

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The best way to get from Guayaquil to Cusco without a car is to bus which takes 39 h 40 min and costs $150 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Guayaquil to Cusco, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Guayaquil to Cusco is to fly which takes 5 h and costs $200 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $280 and takes 39 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from Guayaquil Airport to Cuzco Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guayaquil to Cusco is 2618 km. It takes approximately 37 h 21 min to drive from Guayaquil to Cusco.

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LATAM Chile offers flights from Guayaquil Airport to Cuzco Airport.

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There are 1375+ hotels available in Cusco. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Guayaquil to Cusco.
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  • Distance: 957.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Guayaquil, Ecuador and Cusco, Peru?

LATAM Chile flies from Guayaquil to Cusco twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guayaquil to Cusco via Guayaquil and Lima in around 39 h 40 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Guayaquil to Cuzco via Lima
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Guayaquil to Cuzco via Lima, Arequipa
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Bus operators
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Guayaquil to Lima
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Guayaquil to Lima Javier Prado
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Lima Javier Prado to Cusco
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $65
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$24 - $35
Regular
$35 - $55
VIP
$45 - $65
Tepsa
Website
tepsa.com.pe
Bus from Lima Plaza Norte to Cusco
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
tepsa.com.pe
Suite
$40 - $50
Regular
$30 - $50
Grupo Palomino
Phone
5112020600
Email
atencioncliente@grupopalomino.com.pe
Website
grupopalomino.com.pe
Bus from Lima - Arriola to Cusco
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Schedules at
grupopalomino.com.pe
Semi Bed
$25 - $35
Bed
$35 - $50
Premium Bed
$50 - $60

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The best way to get from Guayaquil to Guayaquil Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $18 - $23.

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