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There are 4 ways to get from Lima to Chimbote by bus, car or plane

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Bus Grupo Palomino  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Lima - Plaza Norte to Chimbote Via Bogota

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Bus America Express  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Lima to Chimbote

$1 - $27

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Lima to Chimbote 266.5 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Lima (LIM) to Trujillo (TRU) LIM - TRU
  2. Take the bus from Trujillo to Chimbote

$103 - $275

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The cheapest way to get from Lima to Chimbote is to bus which costs $1 - $2 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lima to Chimbote is to fly and bus which costs $100 - $280 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lima and arriving at Chimbote. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Lima and Chimbote is 370 km. The road distance is 426.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lima to Chimbote without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 7 min and costs $1 - $2.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Lima to Chimbote, including transfers.

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Lima to Chimbote bus services, operated by Grupo Palomino, depart from Lima - Plaza Norte station.

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The quickest flight from Lima Airport to Trujillo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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Lima to Chimbote bus services, operated by Grupo Palomino, arrive at Chimbote station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lima to Chimbote is 426 km. It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to drive from Lima to Chimbote.

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  • Distance: 231.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Lima, Peru and Chimbote, Peru?

Grupo Palomino operates a bus from Lima to Chimbote once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 5 h. Bolivariano also services this route once a week.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Lima to Trujillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Lima to Trujillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
LC Perú
Flights from Lima to Trujillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Bus operators
Grupo Palomino
Phone
+51 1 2020600
Email
atencioncliente@grupopalomino.com.pe
Website
grupopalomino.com.pe
Bus from Lima - Plaza Norte to Chimbote
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
grupopalomino.com.pe
Semi bed
$1 - $2
Bed
$1 - $2
Bus from Lima - Luna Pizarro to Chimbote
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $12
Schedules at
grupopalomino.com.pe
Semi bed
$1 - $2
Bed
$1 - $2
America Express
Phone
+51 996 523 243
Bus from Lima to Chimbote
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
redbus.pe
Book at
redbus.pe
Transportes Linea
Phone
+51 1 533-0739
Website
linea.pe
Bus from Lima to Chimbote
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $27
Schedules at
linea.pe
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Trujillo to Chimbote
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$8 - $14
Regular
$14 - $20
VIP
$16 - $22
Oltursa
Phone
+511 708 5000
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Trujillo to Chimbote
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $45
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Double VIP
$30 - $45
Bed
$10 - $14
VIP
$17 - $23

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LC Perú, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and LATAM Chile offer flights from Lima Airport to Trujillo Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Chimbote. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lima to Lima Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs $17 - $22.

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