There are 2 ways to get from Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco by bus, cable car or car

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Bus, cable car  •  8 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Maldonado to Puno
  2. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  3. Take the cable car from Armentia / Riosinho to Villarroel / Inalmama
  4. Take the bus from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Cobija
  5. Take the bus from Brasiléia to Rio Branco

1 alternative option

Drive  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco 287.6 miles

$45 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The distance between Puerto Maldonado and Rio Branco is 328 km. The road distance is 460.2 km.

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It takes approximately 8 days 14 h to get from Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco is 460 km. It takes approximately 8 h 56 min to drive from Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Rio Branco. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco.
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  • Distance: 204.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 days 14 h

What companies run services between Puerto Maldonado, Peru and Rio Branco, Brazil?

There is no direct connection from Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco. However, you can take the bus to Puno, take the bus to La Paz, take the walk to Armentia / Riosinho, take the cable car to Villarroel / Inalmama, take the walk to Plaza Villarroel, take the bus to Terminal Minasa, take the walk to La Paz - Villa Fátima, take the bus to Cobija, take the drive to Brasiléia, then take the bus to Rio Branco. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Rio Branco.

Train operators
Mi Teleférico Bolivia
Website
miteleferico.bo
Cable car from Armentia / Riosinho to Villarroel / Inalmama
Ave. Duration
6 days 2 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
miteleferico.bo
Bus operators
Flota Yungueña
Phone
(+591) 2 2212344 La Paz / 2 2213513 La Paz / 2 2219442 Coroico / 78961126 Santa Cruz /
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Cobija
Ave. Duration
35 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
facebook.com
PetroAcre Transportes
Phone
+55 (68) 3221-1452
Email
petroacreltda@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Brasiléia to Rio Branco
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
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