Bus service to Machu Picchu
Discount valid for reservations for the month of April
Super Price for Foreigners 30 USD 30 USD
Super Price for Peruvians 14 USD 22 USD
How do I get to Machu Picchu? To get to the entrance door of the Inca Citadel you must take a bus from the town of Aguas Calientes, which will take you along a winding path on the slopes of the great Machu Picchu mountain. A trip where you will contemplate the beautiful landscape that surrounds the sacred sanctuary.
- Comfortable seats.
- Wide windows
- Round trip ticket Aguas Calientes - Machu Picchu.
- Digital tickets sent to your email.
- Instant booking
- Fast payment by credit or debit card.
- Constant comunication.
The 'All Aboard' Service is the fastest, easiest and safest way to get your travel tickets to Machu Picchu. You can get train tickets, buses and the best tours to the Inca City. Secure your entry to the Wonder of the World by buying all your tickets in one place. Bus tickets depart from Aguas Calientes to the entrance gate of Machu Picchu.
The bus service from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu includes transportation in ecological buses from the town station (Aguas Calientes) to the entrance gate of the Inca city and vice versa. The trip takes between 25 – 30 minutes for each stretch.
Travel comfortable and safe
Arrive at Machu Picchu with total safety and comfort. The buses are wide and respect the speed allowed.
Daily departures every 10 minutes
The bus station is in the town of Aguas Calientes. The buses depart every 10 minutes. Every 5 minutes in the mornings!
Your bus ticket will reach your email. You should only print the tickets easily and present them at the bus station.
You can choose the round trip to Machu Picchu but also more options: just the climb trip or just the descent trip.
The buses to Machu Picchu are ecological. They are specially designed to avoid damaging the natural environment that surrounds the Wonder of the World.
The 'All Aboard' Service offers a variety of benefits. By obtaining the bus ticket you get personalized assistance all the time, the cheapest prices, payment facilities and security during the purchase process.
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You can also get special discounts for children under 12 and Peruvian citizens.
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Pay your bus ticket with total security. You can do it with any type of Visa or MasterCard.
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Why ride by bus to Machu Picchu?The town of Aguas Calientes is 9 kilometers from Machu Picchu. This distance crosses steep mountains. While you can climb on foot, this is very tired and the tourist would not have enough energy to enjoy Machu Picchu as it should.
Prices include special discounts for children under 12, as well as for Peru citizens. To access these benefits, only a digital copy of the passport or identity document must be sent to the email email@example.com.
Free travel with children from 0 to 5 years old.
The little ones do not pay the value of their bus ticket to Machu Picchu as long as they travel seated in the legs of their parents during the trip.
Discount for children from 5 to 11 years old
Children between 11 and 5 years old have access to a special discount on the price of their bus ticket. To do this they must send an email with a digital copy of the passport or identity document.
Discount for Peruvians
Peruvian citizens also get a special discount on the tour. For this, they must send an email with a digital copy of the identity document (DNI) or valid immigration card.
The tickets are round trip (from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu and vice versa). However, visitors can also choose the option to travel one-way or only return. Remember that children (between 5 and 11 years old) and Peruvian tourists have a special discount. Children under 5 years old do not pay.
Prices April 2021
5 - 11 years
5 - 11 years
|Round trip price||30.00 USD||16.00 USD||14.00 USD||7.00 USD|
|One-way price||16.00 USD||11.00 USD||8.00 USD||5.00 USD|
|Return price||16.00 USD||11.00 USD||8.00 USD||5.00 USD|
Prices from May 2021
5 - 11 years
5 - 11 years
|Round trip price||34.00 USD||18.00 USD||22.00 USD||13.00 USD|
|One-way price||19.00 USD||13.00 USD||14.00 USD||13.00 USD|
|Return price||19.00 USD||13.00 USD||14.00 USD||13.00 USD|
What are the bus schedules to Machu Picchu?The buses leave from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu every 10 minutes from 5.30 am. With your bus ticket, the tourist can board any of the buses. That's why there is no defined schedule. Remember that the last bus leaves in the direction of Machu Picchu at 3.30 p.m.
The distance from Aguas Calientes to the Machu Picchu gate is 9 kilometers. Buses ascend the Hiram Bingham road across the Vilcanota River. The journey time is 30 minutes on average. Doing it on foot can take 2 hours or more.
The bus trip from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu covers approximately 9 kilometers. This tour can also be done on foot. However, this form can be exhausting for the tourist. So who should choose to board the bus to the Inca City?
Children and older adults
Children, older adults or young people who are not physically fit should choose to take the bus to Machu Picchu. Remember that doing it on foot is tired. In addition, to climb on foot you must be prepared with comfortable clothes, hiking shoes and water in the canteen.
Visitors choosing to visit Machu Picchu in 1 day
Tourists visiting Machu Picchu in 1 day cannot climb on foot to the Inca City. This is because time will not be enough. Climbing on foot can take between 1 or 2 hours. The bus trip, only 30 minutes.
Visitors choosing to tour Huayna Picchu
Tourists who chose to visit Huayna Picchu or Machu Picchu Mountain should choose the bus trip. This is because these mountains need all the energy from the visitors. When you walk up, tourists will be tired before starting the walk.
Getting your bus ticket to Machu Picchu is quick and easy. You only have to enter your data in the option 'Bus to Machu Picchu'. A payment form will then be sent to you. You can do it with a Visa or MasterCard credit or debit card. Finally you should only print the tickets that will be sent to your email. Shipping is a maximum of 24 hours (weekdays) and 48 hours (Saturdays and Sundays).
1) Enter the internet and make your reservation
Choose the bus option Machu Picchu. Fill in your details and send your reservation.
2) Make the payment
Choose the credit or debit card that suits you (Visa or MasterCard) and make the payment with total security.
3) Receive your tickets in your email
Once your reservation is processed you will receive your bus tickets in 24 hours. The shipment is to your email. Print it and you're done!
The trip to Machu Picchu does not end with the train journey. Then you have to get on one of the buses that will take us from Aguas Calientes to the entrance door to the Inca City. This can be a bit confusing. Learn about the most recurring questions that tourists ask about the bus trip.
1) Where do you take the bus?
The bus station is located a few meters from the train station. On Av. Hermanos Ayar S / N. Since the town of Aguas Calientes is very small, it can be located very easily in it.
7) What happens if I lose the bus ticket?
Digital bus tickets can be printed as many times as necessary. You can also request a copy at our offices in the city of Cusco: Calle Recoleta 604.
2) If I have the printed ticket, should I approach the counter of ticket sales?
By having your ticket printed you can now directly board the buses that leave to Machu Picchu. You do not have to do more paperwork.
8) Is the bus ticket only valid for the date indicated?
No. The bus ticket is valid for 3 days after the date indicated. However, tickets can only be used once.
3) What should I submit to get on the bus?
To board the bus you must present your printed ticket next to your passport or identity document.
9) Can I enter Machu Picchu if I don't buy the bus ticket?
Yes. The ticket only serves to travel the last section to Machu Picchu on a bus trip. Remember that you can also do it on foot.
4) Are there fixed bus departure times?
Your ticket allows you to board the nearest and immediate bus to leave for Machu Picchu. Buses leave every 10 minutes from your station. Like, for the return, you can take the nearest bus to leave. You should only approach the boarding line.
10) Do children pay bus tickets?
Children from 0 to 5 years do not pay to board the bus as long as they travel in the parents' lap. Children from 5 to 11 years have a special discount.
5) From what time do the buses start leaving?
Buses leave Aguas Calientes from 5.30 am
11) Is the bus trip safe?
Yes. The trip is short and runs along the 'Hiram Bingham' road. Only the buses that take tourists to Machu Picchu pass through there.
6) Until what time do the buses leave?
The last bus leaves from Aguas Calientes at 3.30 pm The last bus back from Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes departs at 5.30 pm
12) Are the lines long to board the buses?
In the mornings (between 5 am and 8 am); The lines are usually long. However, they are reduced by making the bus boarding immediate.