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There are 4 ways to get from La Paz to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu by plane, bus or train

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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Fly, bus, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Cuzco (CUZ) LPB - CUZ
  2. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  3. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$139 - $421

Cheapest option

Bus Kanoo Tours, train  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Cusco
  2. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  3. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu 360

$102

2 alternative options

Bus Huayruro Tours, train  •  21 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Puno
  2. Take the bus from Puno to Cusco
  3. Take the train from Cusco to Machu Picchu 360

Bus, train PeruRail  •  22 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Puno
  2. Take the train from Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq
  3. Take the train from Cusco to Machu Picchu 360

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The cheapest way to get from La Paz to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to bus and train which costs $102 and takes 18 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from La Paz to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to fly and bus and train which costs $130 - $430 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The distance between La Paz and Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is 600 km.

The best way to get from La Paz to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu without a car is to bus and train which takes 18 h 40 min and costs $102.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from La Paz to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from La Paz Airport to Cuzco Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Amaszonas and Peruvian Airlines offer flights from La Paz Airport to Cuzco Airport.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from La Paz to La Paz Airport is to line 212 bus which takes 39 min and costs $1.

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Map of how to get from La Paz to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu.
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  • Distance: 375.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between La Paz, Bolivia and Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, Peru?

There is no direct connection from La Paz to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. However, you can take the line 212 bus to La Paz Airport, take the walk to La Paz airport, fly to Cuzco, take the taxi to Cusco, take the bus to Ollantaytambo, take the walk to Ollantaytambo, take the train to Machu Picchu, then take the walk to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from La Paz to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu via Cusco, Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo, and Machu Picchu in around 18 h 40 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from La Paz to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Train operators
Inca Rail
Phone
+51 84 581860
Email
consultas@incarail.com
Website
incarail.com
Train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Train from Cusco to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
Train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $340
Regular
$75 - $110
Train from Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $3,100
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $3,100
Regular
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Real Inka
Kanoo Tours
Website
kanootours.com
Bus from La Paz to Cusco
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
kanootours.com
Tour Peru
Phone
951677194
Email
reservas@tourperu.com.pe
Website
tourperu.com.pe
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Milton Tours
Phone
+591 (2) 2368003 / 2353511
Email
agmilton@acelerate.com
Website
hotelmiltonbolivia.com
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Transportes 6 de Junio
Phone
+591 22455258 / 22280890
Website
andestransit.com
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Green Toad Bus
Phone
+55 21 39420003
Email
info@greentoadbus.com
Website
greentoadbus.com
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
4 days 0 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greentoadbus.com
Transporte Internacional Litoral
Phone
+591 2 2281920
Email
buslitoral@hotmail.com
Website
litoral-miramar.com
Bus from La Paz to Puno
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
facebook.com

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