There are 4 ways to get from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu by bus, train or plane

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Bus, train  •  11 h 7 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

$102 - $438

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13 h 53 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 - $3,379

Bus to Juliaca, fly, bus, train  •  6 h 30 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

$171 - $575

Bus to Arequipa, fly, bus, train  •  10 h 56 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

$171 - $638

Questions & Answers

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 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu is to bus and fly and train which costs $170 - $600 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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

The best way to get from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu without a car is to bus and train which takes 11 h 7 min and costs $100 - $440.

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It takes approximately 11 h 7 min to get from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Juliaca Airport to Cuzco Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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LATAM Chile offers flights from Juliaca Airport to Cuzco Airport.

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Map of how to get from Puno to Machupicchu Packer, Machu Picchu.
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  • Distance: 251.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 7 min

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 53 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Juliaca to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
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 Arequipa to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Arequipa to Cuzco
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
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 2 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
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Puno to Juliaca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $22
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$7 - $11
Regular
$13 - $19
VIP
$15 - $22
Bus from Puno to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$11 - $17
Regular
$19 - $27
VIP
$23 - $35
Transzela
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Puno to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $35
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$19 - $27
Regular Bed
$24 - $35
Economy
$9 - $12
Premium Semi Bed
$19 - $26
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
Schedules at
perutourbus.com
Book at
perutourbus.com

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