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There are 4 ways to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mexicali 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, fly to Mexicali  •  19 h 36 min

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

$402 - $1,376

Cheapest option

Train, bus, fly to Tijuana  •  23 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo
  2. Take the bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
  3. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to Tijuana (TIJ) CUZ - TIJ
  4. Take the bus from Tijuana International Airport to Mexicali

$370 - $1,288

2 alternative options

Train, bus, fly to San Diego  •  25 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo
  2. Take the bus from Ollantaytambo to Cusco
  3. Fly from Cuzco (CUZ) to San Diego (SAN) CUZ - SAN
  4. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$588 - $1,498

Train, bus, fly to El Centro  •  22 h 28 min

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

$570 - $1,473

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mexicali is to train and bus and fly which costs $370 - $1,300 and takes 23 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mexicali is to train and bus and fly which costs $400 - $1,400 and takes 19 h 36 min.

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The distance between Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu and Mexicali is 6834 km.

It takes approximately 19 h 36 min to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mexicali, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cuzco Airport to Mexicali Airport. The quickest flight takes 17 h 30 min and has two stopovers.

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Volaris, Viva Aerobus, LATAM Chile and two other airlines offer flights from Cuzco Airport to Mexicali Airport.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Mexicali. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mexicali.
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  • Distance: 4271.5 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 36 min

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

There is no direct connection from Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu to Mexicali. 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 Mexicali, then take the taxi to Mexicali. 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 Tijuana, take the walk to Tijuana International Airport, then take the bus to Mexicali.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cuzco to Mexicali via Lima, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
16 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Mexico City, Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
17 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Mexico City, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
18 h 3 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Mexico City, Monterrey
Ave. Duration
18 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Mexico City, Durango
Ave. Duration
19 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Mexico City, Culiacan
Ave. Duration
20 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
16 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, Orlando
Ave. Duration
17 h 43 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Mokulele
Website
mokuleleairlines.com
Flights from Cuzco to El Centro via Lima, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Flights from Cuzco to El Centro via Lima, San Salvador, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Cuzco to El Centro via Lima, Mexico City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
19 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Bogota, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
19 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, San Salvador, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,800
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, Miami
Ave. Duration
16 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Cuzco to Mexicali via Bogota, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
18 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Cancun
Ave. Duration
14 h 46 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, Orlando
Ave. Duration
16 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Cuzco to Tijuana via Lima, Cancun
Ave. Duration
14 h 46 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, Orlando
Ave. Duration
16 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, Houston
Ave. Duration
18 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cuzco to Mexicali via Lima, Mexico City, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Cuzco to San Diego via Lima, Orlando
Ave. Duration
17 h 46 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Train operators
Inca Rail
Phone
+51 84 581860
Email
consultas@incarail.com
Website
incarail.com
Train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
Train from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $340
Regular
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Real Inka
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana International Airport to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx

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