There are 4 ways to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mendoza 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.

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Train, bus, fly to Mendoza  •  10 h 20 min

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

$269 - $1,054

Cheapest option

Train, bus Cruz del Sur  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo
  2. Take the bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
  3. Take the bus from Cusco to Ica
  4. Take the bus from Ica to Mendoza

$223 - $625

2 alternative options

Train, bus, fly to Santiago  •  15 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo
  2. Take the bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
  3. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Santiago (SCL) CUZ - SCL
  4. Take the bus from Santiago to Mendoza

$258 - $1,179

Train, bus Omega  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu to Poroy
  2. Take the train from Cusco - Wanchaq to Puno
  3. Take the bus from Puno to Tacna
  4. Take the bus from Tacna to Mendoza

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The distance between Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu and Mendoza is 2226 km.

The best way to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mendoza without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 20 min to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mendoza, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cuzco Airport to Mendoza Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 16 min and has one stopover.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and LATAM Chile offer flights from Cuzco Airport to Mendoza Airport.

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There are 648+ hotels available in Mendoza. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mendoza.
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  • Distance: 1391.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 20 min

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

There is no direct connection from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mendoza. However, you can take the walk to Machu Picchu, take the train to Ollantaytambo, take the walk to Ollantaytambo, take the bus to Cusco, take the taxi to Cuzco airport, fly to Mendoza, then take the taxi to Mendoza. Alternatively, you can take the walk to Machu Picchu, take the train to Ollantaytambo, take the walk to Ollantaytambo, take the bus to Cusco, take the taxi to Cuzco airport, fly to Santiago, take the walk to Santiago International Airport, take the bus to San Alberto Hurtado, take the walk to Santiago, then take the bus to Mendoza.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuzco to Mendoza via Santiago
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Cuzco to Mendoza via Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Cuzco to Mendoza via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Cuzco to Santiago
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Cuzco to Santiago via Lima
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cuzco to Mendoza via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Cuzco to Santiago via Lima
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Train operators
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
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
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 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
Inca Rail
Phone
+51 84 581860
Email
consultas@incarail.com
Website
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
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
Bus operators
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
Omega
Phone
+57 1 8000 18 1670
Email
atencionalcliente@omega.com.co
Website
omega.com.co
Bus from Santiago to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
omega.com.co
Bus from Tacna to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
29 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
omega.com.co
Tas-Choapa
Phone
+54 261 431-2140
Website
taschoapa.cl
Bus from Santiago to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
taschoapa.cl
COITRAM
Phone
+54261 431-1999
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Santiago to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Cusco to Ica
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $60
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$19 - $29
Regular
$30 - $45
VIP
$35 - $55
Bus from Ica to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
45 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe

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