Navigating the Rails: A Guide to Train Tickets in Cusco-Machu Picchu Journey

Embarking on a journey from Train Tickets in Cusco to Machu Picchu is an experience that combines the allure of ancient history with the marvels of modern transportation. One of the essential aspects of planning this iconic pilgrimage is securing train tickets. The rail journey from Cusco to Machu Picchu not only provides breathtaking views but also adds an element of adventure to the overall experience. In this guide, we will explore the intricacies of obtaining train tickets for this unforgettable expedition through the heart of Peru.

To visit Machu Picchu, we have 03 companies of trains, which offer different services:

We recommend booking a Tour to visit Machu Picchu  in advance, help avoid mishaps, not to lose time to make queues and to understand better the Incas culture by having a qualified professional guide.

Dolars USD ($)
$250 01 Day: Tour Machupicchu by  Peru Rail train – Tren expeditiom
$240 01 Day: Tour Machupicchu by Inka Rail train – Tren turistico
$275 01 Day: Tour Machupicchu by Machupicchu Train


1. Expedition Train:

This type of train is designed for the adventurous passenger, who likes to discover each destination at your own style. It offers comfort and security. The last few years this train to remodeled their seats with tapestries with Inca pattern, giving a very local touch e indigena.

2. Vistadome Train:

For the traveler lover of nature that seeks to be in contact with the environment and appreciate the wo

nderful landscapes by the road to Machu Picchu, the Vistadome is the ideal train.

  • Air Condition.
  • Heating.
  • Leather seats

 3. Hiram Bingham Train:

The Hiram Bingham is a luxurious and exclusive service operated by PeruRail. This service has four carriages: two -comedor, one-bar with Observatory and a one kitchen carriage.

  • Brunch and an excellent selection of national wines.
  • Musical entertainment on board.
  • Tourist guide for each 14 passengers.
  • Tickets and transportation to Machu Picchu.
  • Tea Time at the Machu Picchu Sanctuary Lodge of Orient Express hotel.
  • Gourmet dinner.


1. Tourist Train:

For those looking to enjoy a comfortable trip at affordable prices, this service is ideal.

  • Capacity for 48 passegers.
  • Panorámic Windows.
  • Natural ans refreshing drinks.


From: Ollantaytambo to Machupicchu From Machupicchu to Ollantaytambo
  • 06:40 a.m
  • 11:15 a.m
  • 16:36 p.m
  • 08:01 a.m
  • 13:05 p.m
  • 18:09 p.m
  • 08:30 a.m
  • 14:30 p.m
  • 19:00 p.m
  • 10:10 a.m
  • 15:34 p.m
  • 20:32 p.m

2. Executive Train:

For those who appreciate good taste, comfort and relaxation, this service has been designed so that the passenger to relax onboard while enjoying the spectacular Andean landscape:

  • Capacity for 42 passengers per carriage.
  • Panoramic Windows.
  • Exquisite selection  of natural drinks.
  • Chocolates free of chemical  or preservatives.

The schedule is the same as  the Touristic Service.

3. First Class Train

This unique service is designed for demanding passenger who value comfort, has an incredible service on board.

  • Capacity of 30 passengers per carriage.
  • Seats with acces to fold-away dining tables.
  • Welcome drinks.
  • Panoramic windows
  • Exquisite gourmet menu, including welcome cocktail, wine and juices.

train Tickets in Cusco – Machupicchu

Panoramic Service:This type of train is a panoramic, purpose-built service so you can enjoy the wonderful landscape of the path and not to miss any detail.


Ollantaytambo – Machupicchu/

  • 07:20 a.m
  • 11:30 a.m
  • 12:30 p.m
Machupicchu – Ollantaytambo

  • 10:32 a.m
  • 16:12 p.m
  • 19:15 p.m

As you embark on the enchanting journey from Cusco to Machu Picchu, securing the right train tickets is a crucial step in ensuring a seamless and memorable experience. With various classes, departure stations, and operators to choose from, travelers have the flexibility to tailor their journey to match their preferences and budget. From the moment you board the train to the awe-inspiring arrival at Machu Picchu, every element of this expedition contributes to the magic of exploring one of the world’s most iconic archaeological wonders.

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