Belmond Andean Explorer
BIMODAL SERVICE (BUS + TRAIN)
Between January 2 and April 30, 2019, PeruRail operate the Bimodal Service (Bus + Train), a service that combines bus and train travel, departing and returning to Cusco City.
During this period:
- Passengers using the PeruRail Vistadome and PeruRail Expedition bimodal services board a private bus at Wanchaq Station, 5 minutes away from Cusco’s historic center, and arrive to Ollantaytambo Station. From here, passengers board the train and head to their final destination: 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 Wanchaq Station, 5 minutes away from Cusco’s historic center, and arrive to Belmond Hotel Rio Sagrado. From the hotel, join the Belmond Hiram Bingham train for the journey to Machu Picchu Station. On the return leg, passengers are dropped off at their accommodation in Cusco’s city center. The Belmond Hiram Bingham train operates daily except for the last Sunday of every month. For additional information regarding the service and a route map, please click here.
- Regular services departing from and arriving into Ollantaytambo or Urubamba Stations will not be affected.
Belmond Andean Explorer, South America’s first luxury sleeper train glides from Cusco, the capital of the Inca Empire, across the lofty Andean plains to the white city of Arequipa. Take in the region’s spectacular highlights on route, including Lake Titicaca and Colca Canyon.
Route: Cusco, Puno and Arequipa