There are 4 ways to get from Puno to Cochabamba (State) by bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

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Bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz Direct service / ...
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Cochabamba La Paz

$34 - $47

3 alternative options

Tour, bus  •  21 h 7 min

  1. Take the Tour from Puno to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
  3. Take the bus from Patacamaya to Cochabamba

Drive  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Puno to Cochabamba 389.1 miles

$29 - $45

Bus, fly  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  2. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Cochabamba (CBB) LPB - CBB

$67 - $165

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The cheapest way to get from Puno to Cochabamba (State) is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 9 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puno to Cochabamba (State) is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 9 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puno to Cochabamba (State). However, there are services departing from Puno and arriving at Cochabamba via La Paz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

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The distance between Puno and Cochabamba (State) is 509 km. The road distance is 622.6 km.

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The best way to get from Puno to Cochabamba (State) without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 5 min and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 14 h 5 min to get from Puno to Cochabamba (State), including transfers.

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Puno to Cochabamba (State) bus services, operated by Titicaca Bolivia, depart from Puno station.

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The quickest flight from La Paz Airport to Cochabamba Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Puno to Cochabamba (State) bus services, operated by Expreso Cochabamba, arrive at Cochabamba station.

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Cochabamba (State) is 1 h ahead of Puno. It is currently 11:21 PM in Puno and 12:21 AM in Cochabamba (State).

Map of how to get from Puno to Cochabamba (State).
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  • Distance: 318.4 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 5 min

What companies run services between Puno, Peru and Cochabamba (State), Bolivia?

You can take a bus from Puno to Cochabamba via La Paz in around 14 h 5 min.

Airlines
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Bus operators
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
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Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from La Paz to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Bus from Patacamaya to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
andestransit.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 Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Naser
Phone
+591 2 2280861
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Trans Atlas
Phone
+531 2 2284899
Website
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from La Paz to Patacamaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo

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Yes, the driving distance between Puno to Cochabamba (State) is 623 km. It takes approximately 9 h 1 min to drive from Puno to Cochabamba (State).

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Boliviana de Aviación offers flights from La Paz Airport to Cochabamba Airport.

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