Tour a Machu Picchu: 1 dia en tren desde Ollantaytambo

Tour to Machu Picchu from Ollantaytambo: 1 day by train

1 full-day tour by train

If you don’t have much time to stay in Cusco, then join our 1-day excursion to Machu Picchu by train leaving from the Ollantaytambo railway station (the only-one Inca living city located in the sacred valley of the Incas).


We recommend reserving this tour to Machu Picchu as long as you spend the night in Ollantaytambo so that very early the next day you can take your train to Aguas Calientes.



  • Schedules
    • It starts at Ollantaytambo city train station at 6.10 am
    • It ends in the city of Cusco at 8 pm approx.
  • Duration
    • About 16 hours
  • Language
    • Guided tours in Spanish and English — separate groups based on the language
    • If you prefer this service in another language, we recommend a private tour
  • Tour type
    • Group Tour
  • Accessibility
    • Tourists using a wheelchair can visit the citadel of Machu Picchu, please inform us in advance to coordinate
  • How to make reservations?
    • Please contact us via this page. We will give you a quote, and once we agree, you will receive a custom offer with the price
    • If you are browsing with a cell phone, click on the Book Now button on the Menu or Scroll down
  • Please bring:
    • Original passport — photocopies or screenshots are not accepted
    • Sweater or jacket
    • Anti-slip shoes
    • Rain poncho
    • Hat or cap
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunscreen
    • Repellent
    • Local currency
    • A bottle of water
    • Camera — selfie sticks are not allowed
  • Included
    • Train tickets from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes
      Train tickets from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo
    • Bus tickets from Aguas Calientes to the ruins of Machu Picchu (round trip)
    • Qualified guide
    • Bus tickets from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
    • Entrance tickets for Machu Picchu
  • Not Included
    • Vehicle transportation from Cusco to Ollantaytambo
    • Meal
    • Hotels
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  • Group Tour:
    • 270 USD per person — referential prices
  • Private Tour:
    • Not available

Meeting point

The starting point in the city of Ollantaytambo: Get to the Ollantaytambo train station on your own

Full Itinerary

The route below may change because of strikes, weather issues, and festivities.

  • Board your INCA RAIL train at the Ollantaytambo station at 6:10 am; the train leaves at 6.40 am (The Inca Rail team will help you to make the transfer, don’t worry)
  • Your train will arrive in Aguas Calientes at 08.01am
  • Then you can have breakfast on your own
  • Then you will have to board the bus from Aguas Calientes to the ruins of Machu Picchu on your own no later than 9:10 am; Your guide will wait for you at 10am outside the main entrance gate to the ruins of Machu Picchu.
  • Guided tour of the ruins of Machu Picchu for approx. 2 hours (10 am to 12 pm)
  • Return on your own by bus from the ruins of Machu Picchu to Aguas Calientes
  • Lunch on your own
  • Board the train on your own at 3.40 pm. Your train leaves at 4:12 pm from the city of Aguas Calientes heading to Ollantaytambo
  • Transfer from Train to Bus on your own at 6:30 p.m. (The Inca Rail team will help you make the transfer, don’t worry)
  • You will arrive in Cusco around 8 pm approx. and return to your hotel on your own


  • You can cancel the tour up to 48 hours in advance; otherwise, a fee of 100% of the cost of the tour will apply
  • The price of the bus tickets of the Consettur company and entrance tickets to Machu Picchu will not be returned because that is the company’s policies that they have
  • The rest will be refunded in approximately one week


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