There are 10 ways to get from Puerto Maldonado to Bolivia by car, plane, bus or bus and ferry

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

Drive to Cobija, fly to Santa Cruz  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Maldonado to Cobija
  2. Fly from Cobija (CIJ) to Santa Cruz (VVI) CIJ - VVI

$102 - $197

Cheapest option

Bus via Puno  •  37 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Maldonado to Puno
  2. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal

$44 - $81

8 alternative options

Drive to Cobija, fly to Trinidad  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Maldonado to Cobija
  2. Fly from Cobija (CIJ) to Trinidad (TDD) CIJ - TDD

$47 - $287

Fly Puerto Maldonado to Santa Cruz  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Maldonado (PEM) to Santa Cruz (VVI) PEM - VVI

$234 - $604

Fly Puerto Maldonado to Cochabamba  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Maldonado (PEM) to Cochabamba (CBB) PEM - CBB

$284 - $754

Fly Puerto Maldonado to La Paz, bus  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Maldonado (PEM) to La Paz (LPB) PEM - LPB
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Oruro

$267 - $567

Bus  •  33 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Maldonado to Juliaca
  2. Take the bus from Juliaca to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal

$55 - $91

Bus via Cochabamba  •  36 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Maldonado to Puno
  2. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
  4. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz de la Sierra

$71 - $86

Bus, Tour  •  43 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Maldonado to Puno
  2. Take the Tour from Puno to La Paz
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Oruro
  4. Take the bus from Oruro to Santa Cruz de la Sierra

$342 - $383

Drive  •  28 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Maldonado to Santa Cruz de la Sierra 1148.4 miles

$160 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Maldonado to Bolivia is to bus which costs $40 - $85 and takes 37 h.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Maldonado to Bolivia is to fly which costs $230 - $650 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Puerto Maldonado and Bolivia is 671 km. The road distance is 1837.5 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Puerto Maldonado to Bolivia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Maldonado to Bolivia. However, there are services departing from Puerto Maldonado and arriving at Santa Cruz de la Sierra via Puno, La Paz and Cochabamba. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Puerto Maldonado, Peru and Bolivia?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Amaszonas fly from Puerto Maldonado to Santa Cruz de la Sierra 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Puerto Maldonado to Santa Cruz de la Sierra via Juliaca, La Paz, and Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal in around 33 h 31 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Puerto Maldonado to Santa Cruz via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Puerto Maldonado to Cochabamba via Cuzco, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Puerto Maldonado to La Paz via Cuzco, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Cobija to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $360
Flights from Cobija to Santa Cruz via La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $360
Eco Jet
Website
ecojet.bo
Flights from Cobija to Santa Cruz via Trinidad
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Cobija to Trinidad
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Puerto Maldonado to La Paz via Lima
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Puerto Maldonado to La Paz via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Bus operators
Transporte Aroma
Phone
(+591) 2281894
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Oruro
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Transportes Reyna
Phone
+51 54 429339
Email
transreyna@reyna.com.pe
Website
reyna.com.pe
Bus from Puerto Maldonado to Juliaca
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
reyna.com.pe
Bus from Puerto Maldonado to Puno
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
reyna.com.pe
Nuevo Continente Internacional
Phone
(+591) 2-2283842 / (+591)2-2285191
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Juliaca to La Paz
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Cosmos
Phone
+(591) 2 2281938 / Potosí: +(591)2-6245831
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Copacabana 1 MEM
Phone
+591 2 2282135 /2 2282368 /4 4250226 /4 4361441
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz Bus Terminal to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Copacabana SA
Website
transcopacabanasa.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
transcopacabanasa.com.bo
Book at
transcopacabanasa.com.bo
3rd Class
$13 - $18
2nd Class
$19 - $27
Expreso Mopar
Phone
+591 3 3323001 / 2 2282154
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Expreso Cochabamba
Phone
Potosí: +(591)-26243362
Website
es-es.facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Alteño
Phone
+(591)4234600 - 4258600
Email
info@terbuscbbasa.com.bo
Bus from Cochabamba to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Rumbo Explora
Phone
+51 989 643208
Email
rumboexplora@gmail.com
Website
titicaca.cruises
Bus and ferry from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$293
Schedules at
titicaca.cruises
Book at
titicaca.cruises
Trans Salvador

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