There are 5 ways to get from Iquique to Lima by bus, plane 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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Bus, bus to Tacna, fly  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Iquique to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Tacna
  3. Fly from Tacna (TCQ) to Lima (LIM) TCQ - LIM

$148 - $354

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Bus CIVA  •  26 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Iquique to Arica
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Tacna
  3. Take the bus from Tacna to Lima

$29 - $96

3 alternative options

Fly from Iquique  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Iquique (IQQ) to Lima (LIM) IQQ - LIM

$213 - $1,033

Bus Ramos Cholele  •  21 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Iquique to Arica Iquique / ...
  2. Take the bus from Arica to Terminal de buses Plaza Norte

$38 - $73

Drive  •  21 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Iquique to Lima 992.6 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Iquique to Lima is to bus which costs $28 - $100 and takes 26 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iquique to Lima is to bus and fly which costs $140 - $360 and takes 9 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iquique to Lima. However, there are services departing from Iquique and arriving at Parque del Trabajo via Arica and Tomas Valle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 57 min.

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The distance between Iquique and Lima is 1169 km. The road distance is 1588.2 km.

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The best way to get from Iquique to Lima without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 57 min and costs $35 - $75.

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It takes approximately 9 h 31 min to get from Iquique to Lima, including transfers.

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Iquique to Lima bus services, operated by SRT Cielo, depart from Iquique station.

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The best way to get from Iquique to Lima is to fly which takes 12 h 56 min and costs $210 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $75 and takes 21 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Tacna Airport to Lima Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 42 min.

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Iquique to Lima bus services, operated by Ramos Cholele, arrive at Terminal de buses Plaza Norte station.

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Lima is 1 h behind Iquique. It is currently 1:17 AM in Iquique and 11:17 PM in Lima.

Yes, the driving distance between Iquique to Lima is 1588 km. It takes approximately 21 h 19 min to drive from Iquique to Lima.

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  • Distance: 730.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 31 min

What companies run services between Iquique, Chile and Lima, Peru?

LATAM Chile and Sky Airline fly from Iquique to Lima every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Iquique to Lima via Arica, Terminal de buses Plaza Norte, and Tomas Valle in around 21 h 57 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Tacna to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $330
Flights from Iquique to Lima via Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Iquique to Lima via Santiago, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Iquique to Lima via Santiago
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Tacna to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Tacna to Lima via Arequipa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Bus operators
Pullman Carmelita
Phone
+56 (57) 248 3147
Bus from Iquique to Arica
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
voyhoy.com
bus
Bus from Arica to Tacna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Turbus
Phone
+56 22 822 7500
Email
atencion_clientes@turbus.cl
Website
turbus.cl
Bus from Iquique to Arica
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $28
Schedules at
turbus.cl
2nd Class
$7 - $17
Premium
$20 - $28
1st Class
$17 - $25
Pullman Bus
Phone
600 320 3200
Website
pullman.cl
Bus from Iquique to Arica
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
pullman.cl
Frontera del Norte
Phone
+56 065-280 999 / 9 6633 7480
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Iquique to Arica
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
recorrido.cl
Atacama VIP
Phone
+56 02 720 5206
Website
avip.cl
Bus from Iquique to Arica
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
recorrido.cl
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Tacna to Lima
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $65
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Book at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$22 - $30
Regular Bed
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $24
Premium Semi Bed
$35 - $55
Premium Bed
$40 - $65

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