All about the ticket Machupicchu with university discount

If you plan to visit Machu Picchu without a tour, yes or yes you must buy your ticket online and in advance. University students can make their purchase with a special discount if they have a valid university card. If they are students from Peru, Colombia, Ecuador or Bolivia; the discount is even higher. Know the requirements, prices and others about the Machupicchu ticket for university students.

Valid university card
Machu Picchu with discount for university students


The entrance ticket to Machu Picchu

The tours to Machu Picchu already include the entrance ticket to the Inca city. Visitors not traveling with a tour must purchase this ticket.

There are up to three types of tickets: a) the ticket Machupicchu Only, b) the ticket Machupicchu + Huaynapicchu and c) the ticket Machupicchu + Mountain. All allow entry to the Inca city. The last two allow additional income to the mountains of the place.

Tickets can be purchased in person at the authorized offices in the city of Cusco. However, it is best to buy them online through the official website: www.machupicchu.gob.pe.

Tickets offer discounts for: a) people under 18 years of age, b) citizens of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia and c) university students.

Remember that the entrance tickets do not include train tickets to Aguas Calientes or the final bus ticket to the Inca city.


Prices and discounts for university students

These are the prices of the entrance ticket to Machu Picchu:
Ticket Machupicchu Only
Foreign pricePrice Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia
Adult152 S/.64 S/.
University student77 S/.32 S/.
Under 18 years of age70 S/.32 S/.
Ticket Machupicchu + Huayna Picchu
Foreign pricePrice Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia
Adult200 S/.112 S/.
University student118 S/.80 S/.
Under 18 years of age118 S/.80 S/.
Ticket Machupicchu + Mountain
Foreign pricePrice Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia
Adult200 S/.112 S/.
University student118 S/.80 S/.
Under 18 years of age118 S/.80 S/.

Student requirements

To access the university discount on the entrance ticket to Machu Picchu, visitors must meet the following requirements:


Student card requirements

University card
Valid university card

To get the discount for university students, you must make the purchase with the current university card issued by the authority of your country.

The ISIC international student card is not allowed to purchase the ticket with a university discount.

These are the card requirements to access the discount:

Study certificates, master’s cards, doctorate cards, postgraduate cards, receipts of payments, library cards or registration certificates are not allowed.


How to buy the ticket

To buy the entrance ticket to Machu Picchu with a discount for university students, you must follow the following steps:


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By Machupicchu Terra – Last updated, September 20, 2021


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