Vistadome train

Vistadome train

Vistadome train offers a unique and different way to travel to Machu Picchu. Each of the cars features panoramic windows, enabling you to feel part of your surroundings.  Also, on the return trip you can enjoy fashion shows in your carriage featuring authentic baby alpaca wool collection with the exclusive trends in alpaca apparel, all available for sale. Vistadome approaches you to the amazing landscapes and nature on-route to the Inca Citadel, creating a real connection.

Snack on Board:

Enjoy the beauty of the route to Machu Picchu and delight yourself with the flavor of Andean ingredients. Now, all passengers will be able to enjoy a delicious snack during the trip to or from(1) the wonder of Machu Picchu as they travel through the beautiful landscapes of the route. In addition, passengers will be able to enjoy hot herbal teas or water in glass bottles on board our trains.

What is included in the snack on the route: Cusco – Machu Picchu – Cusco?

  • Quinoa Chips /Quinoa Cookie 35 gr Q Foods (1 und.) 
  • Quinoa bar 30 gr Q Foods (1 und.)
  • Chocolate La Ibérica Napolitana x 5 gr. (1 und.)
  • Coca/maple candies, lemon (2 und.)
  • Includes hot herbal teas or water from a glass bottle.

What is included in the snack on the route: Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu – Ollantaytambo?

  • Quinoa crackers 68 gr Q Foods (1 und.) 
  • Quinoa bar 20 gr Q Foods (1 und.)
  • Coca/muña candies, lemon (2 und.)
  • Includes hot herbal teas or water from a glass bottle.

(1) The snack is served during both sections of the trip you have chosen.

TrainTransportDeparture Departure timeArrivalArrival time
602TrainMachu Picchu town12:46Ollantaytambo14:19
34TrainMachu Picchu town15:20Ollantaytambo17:08
32TrainMachu Picchu town16:43Ollantaytambo18:31
606TrainMachu Picchu town18:10Ollantaytambo19:51
84TrainMachu Picchu town18:20Ollantaytambo20:05


  • San Pedro (Cusco) – Machu Picchu: 03 h 50 min
  • Poroy (Cusco) – Machu Picchu: 03 h 30 min
  • Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu: 01 h 30 min
  • Urubamba – Machu Picchu: 02 h 30 min 

It is a service that transports only by train to Machu Picchu Pueblo. To do this, the passenger must arrive on his own at the station from where the train will depart. This is the most common service for those people who want to get to know the Inca Citadel, as it operates 365 days a year.

Besides from Regular Service, throughout 2022 Vistadome operates 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 Vistadome bimodal service, board a private bus at Wanchaq Station, 5 minutes away from Cusco’s historic center, and arrive at 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.

To ensure that you have the best possible experience, please remember the following  before you get on the train: 

  • Bring a valid passport or National Identity Document (DNI)
  • Present your electronic or physical train ticket
  • Arrive at least 30 minutes before boarding time
  • We suggest using sunscreen to visit Machu Picchu

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