There are 5 ways to get from Ica to Arequipa 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  11 h 30 min

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

$13 - $55

4 alternative options

Drive  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Ica to Arequipa 446.2 miles

$65 - $95

Bus to Ayacucho, fly  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Ica to Ayacucho
  2. Fly from Ayacucho (AYP) to Arequipa (AQP) AYP - AQP

$117 - $280

Bus to Lima, fly  •  8 h 48 min

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

$94 - $212

Bus to Pisco, fly  •  9 h 55 min

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

$136 - $583

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ica to Arequipa is to bus which costs $13 - $55 and takes 11 h 30 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Ica to Arequipa is to bus and fly which costs $90 - $220 and takes 8 h 48 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ica and arriving at Arequipa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

More details

The distance between Ica and Arequipa is 519 km. The road distance is 714 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Ica to Arequipa without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 30 min and costs $13 - $55.

More details

The bus from Ica to Arequipa takes 11 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

Ica to Arequipa bus services, operated by Cruz Del Sur, depart from Ica station.

More details

There is no direct flight from Ayacucho Airport to Arequipa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

Search flights

Ica to Arequipa bus services, operated by Cruz Del Sur, arrive at Arequipa station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Ica to Arequipa is 714 km. It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to drive from Ica to Arequipa.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Ica to Arequipa.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 324.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 30 min

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

Cruz Del Sur operates a bus from Ica to Arequipa every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $50 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min. Four other operators also service this route.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Ayacucho to Arequipa via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Ayacucho to Arequipa via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Lima to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Lima to Arequipa via Cuzco
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Pisco to Arequipa via Cuzco, Lima
Ave. Duration
12 h 58 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Ayacucho to Arequipa via Lima
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from Lima to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Viva Airlines Peru S.A.C
Website
vivaair.com
Flights from Lima to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
LC Perú
Flights from Ayacucho to Arequipa via Lima
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Lima to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Lima to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Bus operators
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Ica to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$17 - $26
Regular
$28 - $40
VIP
$35 - $50
Bus from Ica to Paracas
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $23
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$7 - $12
Regular
$14 - $20
VIP
$16 - $23
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Ica to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $45
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$20 - $29
Regular Bed
$26 - $40
Economy
$13 - $18
Premium Semi Bed
$28 - $40
Premium Bed
$30 - $45
Oltursa
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Ica to Arequipa
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
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from Huacachina to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com
Tepsa
Website
tepsa.com.pe
Bus from Ica to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
tepsa.com.pe
Suite
$40 - $50
Regular
$25 - $35
Grupo Palomino
Phone
5112020600
Email
atencioncliente@grupopalomino.com.pe
Website
grupopalomino.com.pe
Bus from Ica to Ayacucho
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
grupopalomino.com.pe
Semi Bed
$10 - $14
Bed
$16 - $21
Premium Bed
$27 - $31
Bus from Ica to Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $25
Schedules at
grupopalomino.com.pe
Semi Bed
$6 - $9
Bed
$11 - $15
Premium Bed
$22 - $25

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Which London airport should I choose?, How to get from London City Airport into central London and Which side of Niagara Falls should I choose (and how do I get there)? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Peruvian Airlines, LC Perú and LATAM Chile offer flights from Ayacucho Airport to Arequipa Airport.

Search flights

There are 379+ hotels available in Arequipa. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

More details