There are 5 ways to get from Puno to Rio Branco by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  2. Take the bus from La Paz - Villa Fátima to Cobija
  3. Take the bus from Brasiléia to Rio Branco

$64 - $77

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Drive  •  20 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Puno to Rio Branco 736.7 miles

$120 - $190

Bus to La Paz, fly to Cobija, bus  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  2. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Cobija (CIJ) LPB - CIJ
  3. Take the bus from Brasiléia to Rio Branco

$116 - $234

Bus to La Paz, fly to Riberalta, drive  •  25 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to La Paz
  2. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Riberalta (RIB) LPB - RIB
  3. Drive from Riberalta to Rio Branco

$171 - $594

Bus to Juliaca, fly to Puerto Maldonado, drive  •  18 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Puno to Juliaca
  2. Fly from Juliaca (JUL) to Puerto Maldonado (PEM) JUL - PEM
  3. Drive from Puerto Maldonado to Rio Branco

$264 - $951

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puno to Rio Branco is to bus which costs $60 - $80 and takes 2 days 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Puno to Rio Branco is to bus and fly which costs $110 - $240 and takes 14 h 24 min.

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The distance between Puno and Rio Branco is 695 km. The road distance is 1178.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 days 1 h to get from Puno to Rio Branco, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from La Paz Airport to Cobija Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puno to Rio Branco is 1179 km. It takes approximately 20 h 33 min to drive from Puno to Rio Branco.

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Boliviana de Aviación and Eco Jet offer flights from La Paz Airport to Cobija Airport.

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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 Puno to Rio Branco.
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  • Distance: 434.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 days 1 h

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

You can take a bus from Puno to Rio Branco via La Paz, Calle Honduras, La Paz, Terminal Minasa, La Paz - Villa Fátima, Cobija, and Brasiléia in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
Eco Jet
Website
ecojet.bo
Flights from La Paz to Cobija
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from La Paz to Cobija via Trinidad
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from La Paz to Riberalta via Trinidad
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from La Paz to Riberalta via Santa Cruz, Trinidad
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from La Paz to Riberalta via Trinidad
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Juliaca to Puerto Maldonado via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Juliaca to Puerto Maldonado via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
13 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from La Paz to Cobija
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
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
facebook.com
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
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cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$7 - $11
Regular
$13 - $19
VIP
$15 - $22

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