There are 3 ways to get from Arequipa to Ica by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Arequipa to Ica Via Lima / ...

$13 - $50

2 alternative options

Drive  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Arequipa to Ica 445.8 miles

$65 - $95

Fly, bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Arequipa (AQP) to Pisco (PIO) AQP - PIO
  2. Take the bus from Paracas to Ica

$81 - $375

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The cheapest way to get from Arequipa to Ica is to bus which costs $13 - $50 and takes 11 h.

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The quickest way to get from Arequipa to Ica is to fly and bus which costs $80 - $380 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The distance between Arequipa and Ica is 519 km. The road distance is 713.2 km.

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The bus from Arequipa to Ica takes 11 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Arequipa and arriving at Ica. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

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What companies run services between Arequipa, Peru and Ica, Peru?

CIVA operates a bus from Arequipa to Ica 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $50 and the journey takes 11 h. Four other operators also service this route.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Arequipa to Pisco via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Arequipa to Pisco via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Bus operators
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Ica
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$21 - $29
Regular Bed
$26 - $40
Economy
$13 - $18
Premium Semi Bed
$28 - $40
Premium Bed
$30 - $50
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Ica
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$17 - $26
Regular
$29 - $40
VIP
$35 - $50
Bus from Paracas to Ica
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $23
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$7 - $12
Regular
$14 - $20
VIP
$16 - $23
Oltursa
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Ica
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Arequipa to Huacachina
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com
Tepsa
Website
tepsa.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Ica
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
tepsa.com.pe
Suite
$40 - $50
Regular
$25 - $35

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