There are 5 ways to get from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu by bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  11 h 4 min

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

$101 - $437

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq
  2. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  3. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$271 - $3,378

Bus to Juliaca, fly, bus, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to Juliaca
  2. Fly from Juliaca (JUL) to Cuzco (CUZ) JUL - CUZ
  3. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  4. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$170 - $574

Bus to La Paz, fly, bus, train  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  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

$150 - $725

Bus to Arequipa, fly, bus, train  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to Arequipa
  2. Fly from Arequipa (AQP) to Cuzco (CUZ) AQP - CUZ
  3. Take the bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
  4. Take the train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu

$170 - $637

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

There is no direct connection from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu. However, you can take the bus to Cusco, take the walk 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 Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu via Cusco - Wanchaq, Cusco, Ollantaytambo, Ollantaytambo, and Machu Picchu in around 13 h 50 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Juliaca to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Flights from Arequipa to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from La Paz to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Arequipa to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Arequipa to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $340
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 Puno to Cusco - Wanchaq
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $3,100
Schedules at
perurail.com
Book at
pax1.perurail.com
VIP
$210 - $3,100
Regular
$330 - $460
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
incarail.com
Book at
incarail.com
Bus operators
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Puno to Cusco
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com
Real Inka
Phone
+51-993063390
Email
reservas@realinkacar.com
Website
realinkacar.com
Bus from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
realinkacar.com
Book at
realinkacar.com
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Puno to Juliaca
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $22
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$7 - $11
Regular
$13 - $19
VIP
$16 - $22
Nuevo Continente Internacional
Phone
(+591) 2-2283842 / (+591)2-2285191
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Puno to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Transportes Reyna
Phone
+51 54 429339
Email
transreyna@reyna.com.pe
Website
reyna.com.pe
Bus from Puno to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
reyna.com.pe
Expreso Turismo San Martin Nobleza
Phone
+51 951977185
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Puno to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
facebook.com
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Puno to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$20 - $27
Regular Bed
$24 - $35
Economy
$9 - $12
Premium Semi Bed
$19 - $27
Premium Bed
$24 - $35
Peru Tour Bus
Phone
0051 84 632307
Email
reservas@perutourbus.com
Website
perutourbus.com
Bus from Puno to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
perutourbus.com
Book at
perutourbus.com
Transzela
Phone
+51 51 353822
Bus from Puno to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
redbus.pe
Book at
redbus.pe

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Puno and Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is 402 km.

The cheapest way to get from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to bus and train which costs $100 - $440 and takes 11 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to bus and fly and train which takes 6 h 12 min and costs $170 - $600.

It takes approximately 11 h 4 min to get from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, including transfers.