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

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Fly, bus  •  5 h 59 min

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

$106 - $232

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 50 min

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

$17 - $55

1 alternative option

Drive  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Arequipa to Paracas 489.6 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Arequipa to Paracas is to bus which costs $17 - $55 and takes 12 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arequipa to Paracas is to fly and bus which costs $100 - $240 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Arequipa and arriving at Paracas. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 50 min.

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The distance between Arequipa and Paracas is 581 km. The road distance is 783.4 km.

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The best way to get from Arequipa to Paracas without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 50 min and costs $17 - $55.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Arequipa to Paracas, including transfers.

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Arequipa to Paracas bus services, operated by Oltursa, depart from Arequipa station.

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The quickest flight from Arequipa Airport to Lima Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Arequipa to Paracas bus services, operated by Oltursa, arrive at Paracas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arequipa to Paracas is 783 km. It takes approximately 10 h 1 min to drive from Arequipa to Paracas.

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  • Distance: 363 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

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

Oltursa operates a bus from Arequipa to Paracas once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $55 and the journey takes 12 h 50 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Arequipa to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Arequipa to Lima via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday
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 28 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 35 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
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Lima Javier Prado to Paracas
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $30
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Regular in Advance
$10 - $15
Regular
$17 - $25
VIP
$21 - $30
Bus from Arequipa to Paracas
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $50
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Regular in Advance
$18 - $27
Regular
$30 - $45
VIP
$35 - $50
Oltursa
Phone
+511 708 5000
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Arequipa to Paracas
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $55
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Double VIP
$40 - $55
Bed
$21 - $28
VIP
$30 - $45
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Arequipa to Paracas
Ave. Duration
38 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
peruhop.com
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LC Perú, Viva Airlines Peru S.A.C, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and two other airlines offer flights from Arequipa Airport to Lima Airport.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Paracas. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Arequipa to Arequipa Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $3 - $4.

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