There are 3 ways to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Arequipa by train, bus or plane

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

Train, bus  •  13 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu to Poroy Machu Picchu / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cusco to Arequipa

$126 - $773

2 alternative options

Train, bus, Tour  •  14 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo
  2. Take the bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
  3. Take the Tour from Cusco to Arequipa

$139 - $465

Train, bus, fly  •  5 h 5 min

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

$154 - $603

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Arequipa is to train and bus and Tour which costs $130 - $470 and takes 14 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Arequipa is to train and bus and fly which costs $150 - $650 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu and Arequipa is 376 km.

It takes approximately 13 h 42 min to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Arequipa, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Arequipa.
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  • Distance: 234.9 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 42 min

What companies run services between Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, Peru and Arequipa, Peru?

There is no direct connection from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Arequipa. However, you can take the walk to Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu, take the train to Poroy, take the taxi to Cusco, then take the bus to Arequipa. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Arequipa via Machu Picchu, Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo, Cusco, and Cusco in around 14 h 32 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuzco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cuzco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
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 Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu to Poroy
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $750
Regular
$110 - $160
Train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $340
Regular
$75 - $110
Inca Rail
Phone
+51 84 581860
Email
consultas@incarail.com
Website
incarail.com
Train from Machu Picchu to Poroy
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Bus operators
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Cusco to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$20 - $28
Regular Bed
$25 - $35
Economy
$10 - $15
Premium Semi Bed
$23 - $35
Premium Bed
$28 - $40
Real Inka
Inkaq Purinan
Email
info@purinanperu.com
Website
purinanperu.com
Bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
purinanperu.com
Book at
purinanperu.com
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
$85 - $120
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com

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