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There are 7 ways to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Cusco by plane, bus, taxi, train or car

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

Fly to Cuzco  •  14h

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Cuzco (CUZ) MAD - CUZ

$330 - $976

Cheapest option

Fly to Arequipa, bus  •  25h 17m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Arequipa (AQP) MAD - AQP
  2. Take the bus from Arequipa to Cusco

$259 - $765

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Fly to Ayacucho, bus  •  23h 1m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Ayacucho (AYP) MAD - AYP
  2. Take the bus from Ayacucho to Abancay
  3. Take the bus from Abancay to Cusco

$314 - $912

Fly to Puerto Maldonado, bus  •  26h

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Puerto Maldonado (PEM) MAD - PEM
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Maldonado to Cusco

$333 - $968

Fly to Juliaca, taxi, train  •  26h 47m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Juliaca (JUL) MAD - JUL
  2. Take a taxi from Juliaca to Puno
  3. Take the train from Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq

$564 - $1,096

Fly to Cobija, drive  •  32h 58m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Cobija (CIJ) MAD - CIJ
  2. Drive from Cobija to Cusco

$471 - $1,122

Fly to Jauja, taxi, bus  •  30h 14m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Jauja (JAU) MAD - JAU
  2. Take a taxi from Jauja to Huancayo
  3. Take the bus from Huancayo to Ayacucho
  4. Take the bus from Ayacucho to Abancay
  5. Take the bus from Abancay to Cusco

$340 - $915

Madrid (MAD) to Cuzco (CUZ) flights

The flight time between Madrid (MAD) and Cuzco (CUZ) is around 17h 50m and covers a distance of around 9236 km. The fastest flight normally takes 13h 55m. Services are operated by LATAM Chile, Air Europa, Viva Airlines Peru S.A.C and others. Typically 41 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
17h 50m
Fastest flight journey time:
13h 55m
Flight distance:
9236 km
Flights per week:
41
Cheapest price:
$324
Carbon emissions:
1873 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
00:10
Last flight departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid (MAD) to Cuzco (CUZ) flight schedules

Spain → Peru
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International entry into Peru from Spain

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. Peru land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited United Kingdom, Brazil and South Africa in the past 14 days

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Conditions of entry into Peru from Spain

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 1 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Peru

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Considerations leaving from Spain

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Peru from Spain.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cusco is 113.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cusco is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cusco is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 113.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Spain from Peru.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 26 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Gobierno de Peru.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Cusco is to fly and bus which costs €210 - €650 and takes 25h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Cusco is to fly which costs €270 - €850 and takes 14h.

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The distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Cusco is 9237 km.

It takes approximately 14h to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Cusco, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to Cuzco Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 55m and has one stopover.

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Cusco is 7h behind Madrid Airport (MAD). It is currently 3:53 PM in Madrid Airport (MAD) and 8:53 AM in Cusco.

Air Europa, Plus Ultra Lineas Aerea and LATAM Chile offer flights from Madrid Airport to Cuzco Airport.

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There are 540+ hotels available in Cusco. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Cusco.
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  • Distance: 9236.8 km
  • Duration: 14h

What companies run services between Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain and Cusco, Peru?

LATAM Chile, Air Europa and four other airlines fly from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Cusco every 4 hours.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Madrid to Cuzco via Lima
Ave. Duration
14h 28m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Madrid to Cuzco via Lima, Arequipa
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Cuzco via Lima, Juliaca
Ave. Duration
19h 1m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Cuzco via Sao Paulo, Lima
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Madrid to Cuzco via Lima, Puerto Maldonado
Ave. Duration
19h 49m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Ayacucho via Lima
Ave. Duration
20h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Ayacucho via Sao Paulo, Lima
Ave. Duration
22h 13m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Puerto Maldonado via Lima
Ave. Duration
17h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Puerto Maldonado via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
18h 27m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Madrid to Arequipa via Lima
Ave. Duration
14h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Madrid to Arequipa via Sao Paulo, Lima
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Juliaca via Lima
Ave. Duration
14h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Juliaca via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
17h 43m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Juliaca via Sao Paulo, Lima
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Madrid to Jauja via Lima
Ave. Duration
17h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Madrid to Jauja via Sao Paulo, Lima
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Cuzco via Lima
Ave. Duration
14h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Madrid to Ayacucho via Lima
Ave. Duration
20h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Ayacucho via Barcelona, Lima
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Madrid to Arequipa via Lima
Ave. Duration
14h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Juliaca via Lima
Ave. Duration
14h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Madrid to Cobija via Cochabamba, La Paz
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,200
Flights from Madrid to Cobija via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,100
Flights from Madrid to Cobija via Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,200
Flights from Madrid to Cobija via Santa Cruz, Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,200
Flights from Madrid to Cobija via Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Star Peru
Website
starperu.com
Flights from Madrid to Ayacucho via Lima
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Madrid to Ayacucho via Bogota, Lima
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Eco Jet
Website
ecojet.bo
Flights from Madrid to Cobija via Cochabamba, La Paz
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,200
Train operators
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
Train from Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq
Ave. Duration
10h 19m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$285
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
Bus operators
Expreso Los Chankas
Phone
+51 1 3827298
Website
loschankasgroup.pe
Bus from Ayacucho to Abancay
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
loschankasgroup.pe
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Abancay to Cusco
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$6 - $12
Regular
$11 - $16
VIP
$15 - $21
Grupo Palomino
Phone
+51 1 2020600
Email
atencioncliente@grupopalomino.com.pe
Website
grupopalomino.com.pe
Bus from Puerto Maldonado to Cusco
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
grupopalomino.com.pe
Semi bed
$13 - $19
Bed
$20 - $35
Cromotex
Phone
+51 (01) 424-75-75
Email
informes@cromotex.com.pe
Website
cromotex.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Cusco
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
cromotex.com.pe
Book at
cromotex.com.pe
Turismo Puma
Phone
+51 969 468 656
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Arequipa to Cusco
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
redbus.pe
Book at
redbus.pe
Movil Tours
Phone
+51 1 716-8000
Email
info@moviltours.com.pe
Website
moviltours.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Cusco
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Semi bed
$13 - $18
Bed
$17 - $24
Transzela
Phone
+51 51 353822
Website
transzela.com
Bus from Arequipa to Cusco
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
transzela.com
Book at
redbus.pe
Oltursa
Phone
+511 708 5000
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Cusco
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Romeliza
Expresos Molina Union
Phone
+51 719 8738
Email
reserva@molinaunion.pe
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Huancayo to Ayacucho
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
redbus.pe
Other operators
Taxi from Juliaca to Puno
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Tortuga Veloz
Phone
+51 51 332-020
Website
facebook.com
Radio Taxi Tucan Tours SRL
Phone
+51 51 328-585
Website
radio-taxi-tucan-tours-s-r-l.webnode.es
Radio Taxi Los Tigres
Phone
+51 51 327-272
Website
facebook.com

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