Bus in Puno

Tour Perú

Runs two or three buses daily between Puno, Peru and La Paz, Bolivia, stopping at Copacabana in Bolivia. Buses wait for you to pass border customs, which takes between 60 to 90 minutes. Tickets to La Paz allow you t…
Train in Lima

Ferrocarril Central Andino

A 12-hour odyssey along Andean mountainscapes and vertigo-inducing bridges, this tourist train climbs from sea level to 4829m – the second-highest point for passenger trains in the world – before descending to Huanc…
Bus in Puno

Inka Express

This luxurious and pleasurable bus service to Cuzco is an experience in itself, with panoramic windows to enjoy the views en route and brief stops at Andahuaylillas, Raqchi, Abra la Raya and Pucará. A buffet lunch a…
Airport in Lima

Aeropuerto Internacional Jorge Chávez

Located in the port city of Callao, Lima’s Aeropuerto Internacional Jorge Chávez is a major hub, serviced by flights from North, Central and South America, and regular direct flights from Europe (Madrid and Amsterda…
Bus in Cuzco

Turismo Mer

One of the most enjoyable ways to get to Puno is with Turismo Mer, which runs luxury buses every morning. The service includes lunch and an English-speaking tour guide for the four sites that are briefly visited alo…
Train in Cuzco

Belmond Andean Explorer

An exercise in old-fashioned romance, this gorgeous luxury sleeper train with a glass-walled observation car travels across the altiplano to Puno and on to Arequipa. Weekly departures leave Thursdays, arriving at Pu…
Bus in Trujillo


The company’s booking office is conveniently located in the historic center, though all buses leave from its terminal on Panamericana Sur, a S5 taxi ride away.
Bus in Ayacucho

Combis to Andahuaylas

Several combi (minibus) companies on Pasaje Cáceres offer departures to Andahuaylas (S30, five hours). There is absolutely nothing to differentiate them, and no real need to purchase tickets in advance. Departures a…
Bus in Chivay

4M Express

Runs large buses with onboard toilet, an English-speaking guide and intermittent wi-fi on direct services daily between Chivay and Puno (six hours) and Monday, Wednesday and Friday to Cuzco (leaving at 6:45am and ar…
Train in Puno

Train Station

The luxury, overnight Belmond Andean Explorer train (from US$480, including meals) is a sleeper service and departs from Puno’s train station at noon on Wednesdays, arriving in Cuzco around 7.40am. PeruRail Titicaca…