The cheapest times to fly from CUZ to AQP are

  • January 8th to April 8th
  • May 21st to July 15th (except the weeks of June 18th and June 25th)
  • August 27th to September 23rd (except the week of September 10th)
  • November 5th to December 2nd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CUZ to AQP is early September. Prices can be as high as $207 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $69 for Friday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Arequipa

Flying from Cusco (CUZ) to Arequipa (AQP) will usually cost between $71 to $108 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $72. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $111. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $39 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $77 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CUZ to AQP flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CUZ to AQP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CUZ to AQP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CUZ to AQP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cusco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $7 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $78. Return trip prices are from the AQP to CUZ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CUZ to AQP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 20 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CUZ to AQP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: LATAM, Peruvian, Sky Airline, Sky Airlines Peru, Viva Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Rodriguez Ballon International Airport to Teniente Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 195 miles or 314 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CUZ to AQP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CUZ to AQP flight is about 1 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Cusco and Arequipa?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 112 available flights from CUZ to AQP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CUZ
Origination airport name Teniente Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport
City Cusco
Country Peru
Latitude -13.5
Longitude -71.9

Return Airport

Destination code AQP
Destination airport name Rodriguez Ballon International Airport
City Arequipa
Country Peru
Latitude -16.3
Longitude -71.6


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