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

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, bus, train  •  4 h 24 min

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

$145 - $662

Cheapest option

Bus Movil Tours, train  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Maldonado to Cusco
  2. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  3. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$77 - $415

1 alternative option

Bus Cruz Del Sur, train  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Maldonado to Cusco
  2. Take the train from Poroy to Machu Picchu Via Machu Picchu / ...

$113 - $151

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Maldonado to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to bus and train which costs $75 - $420 and takes 14 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Maldonado to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to fly and bus and train which costs $140 - $700 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Puerto Maldonado and Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is 367 km.

The best way to get from Puerto Maldonado to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 45 min and costs $110 - $160.

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Puerto Maldonado to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Puerto Maldonado Airport to Cuzco Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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The best way to get from Puerto Maldonado to Puerto Maldonado Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Maldonado to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu.
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  • Distance: 229.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

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

There is no direct connection from Puerto Maldonado to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. However, you can take the taxi to Puerto Maldonado airport, fly to Cuzco, take the taxi to Cusco, take the bus to Ollantaytambo, take the walk to Ollantaytambo, take the train to Machu Picchu, then take the walk to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Puerto Maldonado to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu via Cusco, Poroy, and Machu Picchu in around 10 h 45 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Puerto Maldonado to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Puerto Maldonado to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
Train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $340
Regular
$75 - $110
Train from Poroy to Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 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
Inca Rail
Phone
+51 84 581860
Email
consultas@incarail.com
Website
incarail.com
Train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Train from Poroy to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Bus operators
Real Inka
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Puerto Maldonado to Cusco
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $55
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$18 - $27
Regular
$30 - $45
VIP
$35 - $55
Movil Tours
Phone
716-8000
Email
info@moviltours.com.pe
Website
moviltours.com.pe
Bus from Puerto Maldonado to Cusco
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $70
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Economy
$27 - $40
Regular
$35 - $50
Suite
$50 - $70
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Puerto Maldonado to Cusco
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$21 - $29
Regular Bed
$26 - $40
Economy
$13 - $18
Premium Semi Bed
$29 - $40
Premium Bed
$35 - $50
Tepsa
Website
tepsa.com.pe
Bus from Puerto Maldonado to Cusco
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
tepsa.com.pe
Suite
$40 - $50
Regular
$26 - $40
Transzela
Grupo Palomino
Phone
5112020600
Email
atencioncliente@grupopalomino.com.pe
Website
grupopalomino.com.pe
Bus from Puerto Maldonado to Cusco
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
grupopalomino.com.pe
Semi Bed
$17 - $23
Bed
$26 - $35
Premium Bed
$38 - $44

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