From Cusco to Nazca there are 529 mi (851 km) and you can do the travel in about 15 hours on the highway. The transportation companies Oltursa, Excluciva, Tepsa and Civa cover the route Cusco - Nazca, by their long-distance buses. The bus tickets cost from s/. 100 to s/. 180 (the prices vary depending on the service, the hour and the company). The buses leave from 1:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. from the terminals close to Vía Evitamiento in the central area of Cusco. In Nazca, the buses will arrive to the terminals of Av. Lima, next to the main roads of the city. The climate in Nazca is dry, with sunny days and warm temperatures most of the year. If you are also looking for return checkout, please ensure to check Nazca to Cusco Bus.
Bus Companies from Cusco to Nazca
The operators provide regulatory bus services from Cusco to Nazca. The buses come with features like trustworthy, punctual and comfortable services at all times. The listed operators offer various types of bus transport services from Cusco to Nazca. Some of the major bus operators between this route are:
The major boarding points in Cusco are mentioned below. These bus-boarding locations can be selected depending on the traveller’s convenience. Please note that these pick-up points vary from one bus operator to another. The boarding points in Cusco are as follows:
Dropping Points in Nazca
The bus stops/halts at a number of drop locations in Nazca. These dropping points usually vary from one operator to another. You can select your ideal drop point in Nazca at the time of ticket booking. Some of the dropping points in Nazca are:
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Cusco or Cuzco (both graphical symbols are acceptable according to the RAE, Real Academy of the Spanish language) is the main destination that you can get to know on your trips through Peru. Learn more about it in this section.The legend tells that Cusco was founded by 2 ancestral patriarchs, who, due to the design of the deity Sun, emerged from the Titicaca lake with the mission of putting in order the Andean men’s life. They would be the beginning of the vast Incan Empire, which as time goes by would reach its maximum glory consolidating as a powerful State. In 1911 the American explorer Hiram Bingham would refind the incan citadel to the world’s eyes with the discovery of Machu Picchu. From that day the growth of Cusco has been exponential, turning to be one of the most visited worldwide tourist destinations and favourite place for national and foreign tourists to “discover” the beauty of the Machu Picchu citadel on its travel to Cusco.
At the current territory of Nazca flowered on the 1st century A.D. the Nazca culture. The researches and exploration of places and remains left by this culture indicate that this would be a direct continuation of the Paracas culture. Unlike the Paracas, who developed until perfection the textile art, the Nazca were the masters of pottery, standing out also for the hydraulic engineering present in the aqueduct construction (which is still used nowadays) and the impressive geoglyphs, which are known as the Nazca Lines. Between 700 and 900 A.D. took place the decadence of the Nazca culture, due to natural reasons. In 1901, the German archaeolologist Max Uhle discovered the potter legacy of the Nazca, which dates from 200, 500 and 700 D.C. Subsequently, in 1939, the American Paul Kosok would discover, without plnanning it, the Nazca Lines, while he was overflying the desert where they are.