There are 3 ways to get from La Paz to Puno by bus or car

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Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Juliaca Sleeper Bus

$13 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus via Desaguadero  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Desaguadero La Paz
  2. Take the bus from Desaguadero to Juliaca Sleeper Bus

$11 - $26

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from La Paz to Juliaca 187.2 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from La Paz to Puno is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from La Paz to Puno is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from La Paz and arriving at Juliaca. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between La Paz and Puno is 260 km. The road distance is 299.6 km.

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The best way to get from La Paz to Puno without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs $13 - $26.

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The bus from La Paz to Juliaca takes 7 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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La Paz to Puno bus services, operated by Nuevo Continente Internacional, depart from La Paz station.

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La Paz to Puno bus services, operated by Nuevo Continente Internacional, arrive at Juliaca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Paz to Puno is 300 km. It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to drive from La Paz to Puno.

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  • Distance: 162.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

What companies run services between La Paz, Bolivia and Puno, Peru?

Nuevo Continente Internacional operates a bus from La Paz to Juliaca twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $26 and the journey takes 7 h.

Bus operators
Tour Peru
Phone
951677194
Email
reservas@tourperu.com.pe
Website
tourperu.com.pe
Bus from La Paz to Desaguadero
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo

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