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There are 4 ways to get from Jaén to Iquitos by taxi, bus, car, ferry 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.

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Taxi, bus, drive, ferry  •  24 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jaén to Bagua Grande
  2. Take the bus from Bagua Grande to Moyobamba
  3. Drive from Moyobamba to Yurimaguas
  4. Take the ferry from Yurimaguas to Nauta
  5. Drive from Nauta to Iquitos

Cheapest option

Bus, bus to Cajamarca, fly  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Jaén to Trujillo
  2. Take the bus from Trujillo to Cajamarca
  3. Fly from Cajamarca (CJA) to Iquitos (IQT) CJA - IQT

$96 - $391

2 alternative options

Bus, ferry, taxi  •  36 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Jaén to Chiclayo
  2. Take the bus from Chiclayo to Tarapoto
  3. Take the bus from Tarapoto to Yurimaguas
  4. Take the ferry from Yurimaguas to Nauta
  5. Take a taxi from Nauta to Iquitos

Taxi, bus, bus to Tarapoto, fly  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jaén to Bagua Grande
  2. Take the bus from Bagua Grande to Chachapoyas
  3. Take the bus from Chachapoyas to Tarapoto
  4. Fly from Tarapoto (TPP) to Iquitos (IQT) TPP - IQT

$137 - $226

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jaén to Iquitos is to taxi and bus and fly which costs $130 - $230 and takes 12 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jaén to Iquitos is to taxi and bus and fly which costs $130 - $230 and takes 12 h 35 min.

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The distance between Jaén and Iquitos is 653 km.

The best way to get from Jaén to Iquitos without a car is to bus and ferry and taxi which takes 36 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 24 h 41 min to get from Jaén to Iquitos, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tarapoto Airport to Iquitos Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Star Peru offers flights from Tarapoto Airport to Iquitos Airport.

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There are 150+ hotels available in Iquitos. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jaén to Iquitos.
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  • Distance: 408 miles
  • Duration: 24 h 41 min

What companies run services between Jaén, Peru and Iquitos, Peru?

There is no direct connection from Jaén to Iquitos. However, you can take the taxi to Bagua Grande, take the bus to Moyobamba, take the drive to Yurimaguas, take the ferry to Nauta, then take the drive to Iquitos. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Chiclayo, take the walk to Chiclayo, take the bus to Tarapoto, take the walk to Tarapoto, take the bus to Yurimaguas, take the walk to Yurimaguas, take the ferry to Nauta, then take the taxi to Iquitos.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cajamarca to Iquitos via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Star Peru
Website
starperu.com
Flights from Tarapoto to Iquitos
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Viva Airlines Peru S.A.C
Website
vivaair.com
Flights from Cajamarca to Iquitos via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Bus operators
GH Bus
Phone
(511) 480-0223
Email
informes@ghbus.com
Website
ghbus.com.pe
Bus from Bagua Grande to Moyobamba
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
ghbus.com.pe
Book at
redbus.pe
Bus from Bagua Grande to Chachapoyas
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ghbus.com.pe
Transportes Linea
Phone
+51 1 533-0739
Website
linea.pe
Bus from Jaén to Chiclayo
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
linea.pe
Movil Tours
Phone
+51 1 716-8000
Email
info@moviltours.com.pe
Website
moviltours.com.pe
Bus from Chiclayo to Tarapoto
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Economy
$20 - $24
Semi bed
$20 - $29
Bed
$27 - $40
Turismo Virgen del Carmen
Phone
+51 76 606966
Website
turismovirgendelcarmen.com.pe
Bus from Chachapoyas to Tarapoto
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
turismovirgendelcarmen.com.pe
Book at
redbus.pe
Emtrafesa
Website
emtrafesa.com
Bus from Jaén to Trujillo
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
emtrafesa.com
TRC Express
Website
trcexpress.com
Bus from Trujillo to Cajamarca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
trcexpress.com
Ferry operators
Transporte Fluvial Romero
Phone
+51 966 956 758
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Yurimaguas to Nauta
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Jaén to Bagua Grande
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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