There are 5 ways to get from Arequipa to Ica by bus, car or plane

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Bus CIVA  •  11 h

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

$12 - $55

4 alternative options

Bus Peru Hop  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Arequipa to Nazca Canyon / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nazca to Ica

$104 - $162

Drive  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Arequipa to Ica 445.8 miles

$65 - $95

Fly to Pisco, bus  •  7 h 16 min

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

$80 - $374

Fly to Lima, bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Arequipa (AQP) to Lima (LIM) AQP - LIM
  2. Take the bus from Lima to Ica

$92 - $204

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

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The best way to get from Arequipa to Ica without a car is to bus which takes 11 h and costs .

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

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Arequipa to Ica bus services, operated by CIVA, depart from Arequipa station.

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There is no direct flight from Arequipa Airport to Pisco Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 57 min and has one stopover.

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Arequipa to Ica bus services, operated by CIVA, arrive at Ica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arequipa to Ica is 713 km. It takes approximately 8 h 52 min to drive from Arequipa to Ica.

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Peruvian Airlines, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and LATAM Chile offer flights from Arequipa Airport to Pisco Airport.

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There are 131+ hotels available in Ica. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arequipa to Ica.
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  • Distance: 324.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h

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

CIVA operates a bus from Arequipa to Ica 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $45 and the journey takes 11 h. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Arequipa to Pisco via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Arequipa to Pisco via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Arequipa to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Arequipa to Lima via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Arequipa to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Arequipa to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Arequipa to Lima via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Viva Airlines Peru S.A.C
Website
vivaair.com
Flights from Arequipa to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
LC Perú
Flights from Arequipa to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Bus operators
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Ica
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$20 - $29
Regular Bed
$26 - $40
Economy
$12 - $17
Premium Semi Bed
$27 - $40
Premium Bed
$30 - $45
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
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cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$17 - $26
Regular
$28 - $40
VIP
$35 - $50
Bus from Nasca to Ica
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $26
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$8 - $13
Regular
$15 - $22
VIP
$18 - $26
Bus from Paracas to Hotel Las Dunas
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $23
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$7 - $12
Regular
$13 - $19
VIP
$16 - $23
Oltursa
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Ica
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $55
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Double VIP
$35 - $55
Bed
$20 - $27
VIP
$29 - $40
Tepsa
Website
tepsa.com.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Ica
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
tepsa.com.pe
Suite
$40 - $45
Regular
$25 - $35
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Arequipa to Nazca
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
peruhop.com
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peruhop.com
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The best way to get from Arequipa to Arequipa Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs .

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