Peru Rail | About Us



This new service combines bus and train travel, departing and returning to Cusco city. Available until April 30, 2017.

• Passengers using the Vistadome bimodal service board a private bus at Wanchaq Station, 5 minutes away from Cusco’s historic center, and alight at Ollantaytambo Station. Transfer to the train here and continue to Machu Picchu Station. The return journey is the same in reverse. For additional information regarding the service and a route map, please click here.
• Passengers using the Belmond Hiram Bingham bimodal service board a private bus at Poroy Station, 20 minutes away from Cusco’s historic center, and alight at Belmond Hotel Rio Sagrado. From the hotel, join Belmond Hiram Bingham for the journey to Machu Picchu Station. On the return leg, passangers are dropped off at their accommodation in Cusco. Belmond Hiram Bingham operates daily except for the last Sunday of each month. For additional information regarding the service and a route map, please click here.

Term & Conditions

The Company

We are one of the tourism sector’s leading companies. Through a broad range of tourist train services, we offer our passengers unique travel experiences. Our two most popular destinations in Peru are Machu Picchu in Cusco and Lake Titicaca in Puno.

We also offer high-volume cargo transport. Our services meet the highest standards of safety, punctuality, reliability, operating excellence, and quality. Our staff is highly committed to exceeding our clients’ expectations, and we are constantly innovating while ensuring social and environmental responsibility.

Our Values

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Safety
  • Focus on the Client
  • Focus on Results
  • Commitment to Excellence
  • Teamwork
  • Respect

Our Philosophy

Our management philosophy is aimed at exceeding our clients’ expectations, creating memorable travel experiences, and offering a service founded on safety, quality, and reliability.

Our Commitments

  • About Us Exceed our clients’ expectations
  • About Us Promote the active participation of our staff in all aspects of the Occupational Health and Safety System
  • About Us Prevent occupational incidents and diseases related to our activities
  • About Us Preserve and care for the environment in the areas in which we operate
  • About Us Comply with the national and international standards and commitments that apply to our operations or that we have adopted in our services
  • About Us Promote the continuous improvement and effectiveness of our system
  • About Us Foster an integrated management culture aimed at the development of our values
  • About Us Act responsibly toward our staff, shareholders, the government, and the communities in which we operate

Business Divisions

Passenger Transport Service

PeruRail’s passenger division offers tourist services that strive to make each trip to Machu Picchu and Lake Titicaca an unforgettable experience .


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Business Divisions

Cargo Transport Service

PeruRail Cargo is our business unit responsible for transporting large volumes of cargo throughout the country’s south. Our railroad’s efficiency makes PeruRail Cargo the best choice for transporting fuel, coal, ore, and other goods.

PeruRail Cargo’s area of operation begins at the Mollendo station and the Port of Matarani in Arequipa, running through this department towards Puno and Cusco.

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Area of Operation

Our operations are carried out along the southern and southeastern railways of Peru, from Cusco to Arequipa, and from Cusco to Machu Picchu, respectively.




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Corporate Social Responsibility

As part of our commitment to our surroundings and the locations in which we operate, we implement social projects with the communities of Cusco, Arequipa, and Puno. Through our strategic vision, we have established a range of programs aimed at promoting sustainable development in our area of operation, based on four pillars of action. To learn more about each one of them.


Local Train Social Service

As part of its corporate social responsibility efforts, PeruRail offers the Local Train service, aimed at offering transport to residents of the communities located along the Cusco railway, whose only form of transportation to the town of Machu Picchu is via train.

This service allows the residents of these communities to carry out their daily social, cultural, economic, and productive activities by traveling between their hometowns and the other locations along the railway. Given the social nature of this program, our company offers this transport service at a special non-commercial, social rate.