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Book flights to Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu, situated high in the Peruvian Andes, is an awe-inspiring archaeological site showcasing the ingenuity of the Inca Empire. History and archaeology enthusiasts can explore the well-preserved stone structures, including temples, palaces, and agricultural terraces. Hikers can challenge themselves on the Inca Trail, an ancient pilgrimage route leading to the majestic citadel. Beyond historical significance, Machu Picchu boasts breathtaking mountain scenery, offering panoramic vistas and opportunities for wildlife observation. Whether seeking historical exploration, a challenging trek, or stunning natural beauty, Machu Picchu provides a unique and unforgettable travel experience.

If you're thinking about visiting Machu Picchu, we've got you covered with a wide range of flight options. Alternative Airlines tickets over 600 airlines so finding flights to Machu Picchu on our site will be a breeze! To find cheap, flexible flights to Machu Picchu simply enter your departure airport you wish to fly from and choose your travel dates.

Airports near Machu Picchu

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Machu Picchu, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Machu Picchu becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport

Located in Cusco, Peru, this is the closest international airport to Machu Picchu. It is approximately a 3-hour drive from Cusco to Machu Picchu.


Jorge Chávez International Airport

Situated in Lima, Peru, this is the main international airport in the country. If you are flying from another country, you will likely have a connecting flight to Cusco or take a domestic flight to reach Machu Picchu.


Rodríguez Ballón International Airport

Located in Arequipa, Peru, this airport is another option for travellers heading to Machu Picchu. It is approximately a 6-hour drive from Arequipa to Machu Picchu.


Inca Manco Cápac International Airport

Situated in Juliaca, Peru, this airport is also within a reasonable distance to drive to Machu Picchu. It is approximately a 7-hour drive from Juliaca to Machu Picchu.

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Buy your flights to Machu Picchu and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Machu Picchu offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Machu Pichu

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

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Inca Citadel

Explore the heart of Machu Picchu, the Inca Citadel. Discover well-preserved stone structures like the Temple of the Sun, the Intihuatana stone, and residential areas, gaining insights into the lives and achievements of the Inca people.

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Inca Trail

Embark on a challenging yet rewarding trek along the Inca Trail, an ancient path leading to Machu Picchu. Traverse diverse landscapes, encounter Inca ruins along the way, and be rewarded with breathtaking views upon reaching the majestic citadel.

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Wayna Picchu

Hike up Wayna Picchu, the iconic mountain overlooking Machu Picchu. This challenging trek offers breathtaking panoramic views of the citadel, surrounding valleys, and snow-capped peaks, providing a unique perspective of this historical marvel.