There are 4 ways to get from Quito to Lima by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Lima (LIM) UIO - LIM

$229 - $608

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Bus Rutas de America  •  30 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Lima Via Lima / ...

$100 - $230

2 alternative options

Bus Cruz del Sur  •  36 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Lima Javier Prado Via Lima

$101 - $183

Drive  •  26 h

  1. Drive from Quito to Lima 1141.1 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Lima. However, there are services departing from La Mascota and arriving at Parque del Trabajo via Quito and Los Jazmines de Naranjal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 5 min.

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The distance between Quito and Lima is 1324 km. The road distance is 1825.8 km.

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The best way to get from Quito to Lima without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Quito to Lima, including transfers.

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Quito to Lima bus services, operated by Rutas de America, depart from Quito station.

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The best way to get from Quito to Lima is to fly which takes 2 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 30 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Quito Airport to Lima Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Quito to Lima bus services, operated by Rutas de America, arrive at Lima station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Quito to Lima is 1826 km. It takes approximately 26 h to drive from Quito to Lima.

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TAME, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and LATAM Chile offer flights from Quito Airport to Lima Airport.

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  • Distance: 827.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Lima, Peru?

TAME, LATAM Chile and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. fly from Quito to Lima 4 times a day. Alternatively, Rutas de America operates a bus from Quito to Lima twice daily. Tickets cost $181 and the journey takes 28 h. Four other operators also service this route.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Quito to Lima
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Quito to Lima
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Quito to Lima
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Bus operators
Rutas de America
Phone
+51 1 992651360
Email
rutasenbus@hotmail.com
Website
rutasenbus.com
Bus from Quito to Lima
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$181
Schedules at
rutasenbus.com
Skybus
Phone
+58 414 8448807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quito to Lima
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$185
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Quito to Lima
Ave. Duration
32 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Quito to Lima Javier Prado
Ave. Duration
34 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe

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There are 1607+ hotels available in Lima. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Quito to Quito Airport is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs .

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