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There are 4 ways to get from Pumapunku to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu by bus, train, car 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.

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Bus, train  •  18 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Desaguadero to Cusco
  2. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  3. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu 360

$85 - $95

3 alternative options

Bus Huayruro Tours, train  •  19 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Desaguadero to Puno
  2. Take the bus from Puno to Cusco
  3. Take the train from Cusco to Machu Picchu 360

Drive, bus, train  •  20 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Pumapunku to Yunguyo
  2. Take the bus from Yunguyo to Puno
  3. Take the train from Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq
  4. Take the train from Cusco to Machu Picchu 360

Bus, fly, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tiwanaku to La Paz - Cementerio y Plaza Tomas Katari
  2. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Cuzco (CUZ) LPB - CUZ
  3. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  4. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$161 - $447

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The cheapest way to get from Pumapunku to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to bus and train which costs $85 - $95 and takes 18 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pumapunku to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to bus and fly and train which costs $160 - $450 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The distance between Pumapunku and Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is 560 km.

The best way to get from Pumapunku to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu without a car is to bus and train which takes 18 h 53 min and costs $85 - $95.

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It takes approximately 18 h 53 min to get from Pumapunku to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from La Paz Airport to Cuzco Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Amaszonas and Peruvian Airlines offer flights from La Paz Airport to Cuzco Airport.

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There are 139+ hotels available in Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pumapunku to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu.
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  • Distance: 350.2 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 53 min

What companies run services between Pumapunku, Bolivia and Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, Peru?

There is no direct connection from Pumapunku to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. However, you can take the walk to Tiwanaku, take the bus to Desaguadero, take the bus 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 Pumapunku to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu via Tiwanaku, Desaguadero, Puno, Cusco, Cusco, and Machu Picchu in around 19 h 49 min.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from La Paz to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Train operators
Inca Rail
Phone
+51 84 581860
Email
consultas@incarail.com
Website
incarail.com
Train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Train from Cusco to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
PeruRail
Phone
51-84-581414
Email
reservas@perurail.com
Website
perurail.com
Train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $340
Regular
$75 - $110
Train from Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $3,100
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $3,100
Regular
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Real Inka
Trans Tours Tiwanaku
Phone
+591 22453273 / 22416421 / 71914889 (Cellphone)
Email
trans-tours-tiwanaku@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tiwanaku to La Paz - Cementerio y Plaza Tomas Katari
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transporte Union Ingavi
Phone
+591 2 2380472
Bus from Tiwanaku to La Paz - Cementerio y Plaza Tomas Katari
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours

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