There are 6 ways to get from Cuenca 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Cuenca  •  6 h 11 min

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

$318 - $458

Cheapest option

Bus Cruz del Sur  •  33 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Lima Javier Prado Via Lima

$106 - $178

4 alternative options

Bus to Tumbes, fly  •  9 h

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

$201 - $592

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 Rutas De America  •  25 h 45 min

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

$136 - $205

Drive  •  20 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Cuenca to Lima 907.7 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cuenca to Lima is to bus which costs $100 - $180 and takes 33 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cuenca to Lima is to fly which costs $310 - $460 and takes 6 h 11 min.

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The distance between Cuenca and Lima is 1040 km. The road distance is 1452.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Cuenca to Lima, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cuenca to Lima. However, there are services departing from Cuenca and arriving at Parque del Trabajo via Aguas Verdes and Los Jazmines de Naranjal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 45 min.

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

TAME, LATAM Ecuador and two other airlines fly from Cuenca to Lima 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cuenca to Lima via Huaquillas, Aguas Verdes, Lima, and Los Jazmines de Naranjal in around 25 h 45 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 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Guayaquil to Lima
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
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
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Guayaquil to Lima Javier Prado
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe

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