There are 7 ways to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Lima by plane, bus or car

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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Fly from Cuenca  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Cuenca (CUE) to Lima (LIM) CUE - LIM

$318 - $458

Cheapest option

Bus CIVA  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Tumbes
  2. Take the bus from Tumbes to Lima

$38 - $85

5 alternative options

Bus to Tumbes, fly  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Machala
  2. Fly from Tumbes (TBP) to Lima (LIM) TBP - LIM

$200 - $580

Bus to Guayaquil, fly  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
  2. Fly from Guayaquil (GYE) to Lima (LIM) GYE - LIM

$209 - $669

Bus Emtrafesa  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Chiclayo Via Chiclayo
  2. Take the bus from Chiclayo to Lima

$42 - $54

Bus Linea de Los Andes  •  26 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Machala Machala / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aguas Verdes to Lima Via Buenos Aires

$135 - $193

Drive  •  20 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Cuenca, Ecuador to Lima 908.8 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Lima is to bus which costs $40 - $55 and takes 22 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Lima is to fly which costs $310 - $460 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between Cuenca, Ecuador and Lima is 1040 km. The road distance is 1454.1 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Lima, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cuenca, Ecuador to Lima. However, there are services departing from Cuenca and arriving at Lima via Chiclayo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 30 min.

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There are 1490+ hotels available in Lima. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Lima.
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  • Distance: 650.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

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

TAME, LATAM Ecuador and two other airlines fly from Cuenca, Ecuador to Lima 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cuenca, Ecuador to Lima via Chiclayo in around 22 h 30 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuenca to Lima via Quito
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Tumbes to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Guayaquil to Lima
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cuenca to Lima via Quito
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Cuenca to Lima via Quito, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Guayaquil to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Guayaquil to Lima via Quito
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Cuenca to Lima via Quito
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Guayaquil to Lima via Quito
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Bus operators
Turismo Oriental
Phone
(593-07) 2868490
Website
turismooriental.ec
Bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
turismooriental.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Emtrafesa
Website
emtrafesa.com
Bus from Chiclayo to Lima
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $22
Schedules at
emtrafesa.com
Book at
emtrafesa.com
Pullman Sucre Internacional
Phone
593 072822329
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Cuenca to Tumbes
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
facebook.com
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Tumbes to Lima
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $65
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$22 - $30
Regular Bed
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $25
Premium Semi Bed
$40 - $55
Premium Bed
$45 - $65

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