January 23, 2018

Travelling from Puno by Bus: 2018 updated information about Bus Safety, The Best Bus Companies to take and their schedules.

Find out all the information you need to know about travelling by bus from Puno including routes, best bus companies and much more with this helpful guide.

Buses going from Puno travel in all directions. Going up North, the main route is from Puno to Cusco. You can also travel on buses from Puno to Bolivia, going from Puno to Copacabana and La Paz being the two most popular routes. The other major routes include Puno to Arequipa and Lima.

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Below is a list of the main bus routes going from Puno along with their schedules. If you’re looking for any more information about a specific route, click on the ‘more details’ button where you will find specific information about the route, the best bus companies and what to look out for when choosing a bus company to travel with.

ToDurationBest Bus ComapnieMore Information
PunoLima20 hoursPeru Hop, Cruz del Sur Puno to Lima
PunoNazca19 hoursTranszela, Peru Hop Puno to Nazca
PunoIca17 hoursCiva, Cruz del SurPuno to Ica
PunoArequipa7 hoursCruz del Sur, Peru Hop Puno to Arequipa
PunoCusco8 hoursPeru Hop, Inka ExpressPuno to Cusco
PunoLa Paz7 hoursInka Express, Peru Hop Puno to La Paz

As mentioned above, buses that leave from Puno travel in all directions. For any trip to Peru, it is highly recommended that you visit places like Huacachina Oasis, Paracas and Arequipa (home of the Colca Canyon). There is much more to Peru than Machu Picchu, so bus travel is a great way to get around and see this amazing country.

Simply choose the best bus company and enjoy this amazing country!

Quick Tip:  If traveling to or from Lima Airport, it is strongly recommended to use the luxury Airport Express Lima  bus to get to or from your hotel. Safer and cheaper than a taxi with no baggage limit as well as Free WiFi and USB chargers onboard, it is ideal for travelers.


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