There are 5 ways to get from Lima to Huancayo by bus, train, 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.

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Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Lima Paseo de la Republica to Huancayo Lima

$10 - $45

4 alternative options

Bus Cruz Del Sur  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lima to Huancayo

$13 - $43

Train  •  14 h

  1. Take the train from Lima to Huancayo

$151

Drive  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Lima to Huancayo 294.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Lima (LIM) to Jauja (JAU) LIM - JAU
  2. Take the bus from Jauja to Huancayo

$67 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Lima to Huancayo is to bus which costs $10 - $45 and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Lima to Huancayo is to fly and bus which costs $65 - $650 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lima Paseo de la Republica and arriving at Huancayo. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lima and arriving at Huancayo. Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14 h.

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The distance between Lima and Huancayo is 198 km. The road distance is 470.7 km.

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The best way to get from Lima to Huancayo without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs $10 - $45.

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The bus from Lima Paseo de la Republica to Huancayo takes 7 h including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Lima to Huancayo bus services, operated by Movil Tours, depart from Lima Paseo de la Republica station.

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Lima to Huancayo train services, operated by Ferrocarril Central Andino, depart from Lima station.

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The best way to get from Lima to Huancayo is to bus which takes 7 h and costs $10 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $151 and takes 14 h.

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Map of how to get from Lima to Huancayo.
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  • Distance: 123.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

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

Movil Tours operates a bus from Lima to Huancayo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Ferrocarril Central Andino operates a train from Lima to Huancayo once a week. Tickets cost $151 and the journey takes 14 h.

Airlines
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Lima to Jauja
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Lima to Jauja
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $200
LC Perú
Flights from Lima to Jauja
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $1,200
Train operators
Ferrocarril Central Andino
Email
reservas@fcca.com.pe
Website
ferrocarrilcentral.com.pe
Train from Lima to Huancayo
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$151
Schedules at
ferrocarrilcentral.com.pe
Bus operators
Movil Tours
Phone
716-8000
Email
info@moviltours.com.pe
Website
moviltours.com.pe
Bus from Lima Paseo de la Republica to Huancayo
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $45
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Book at
moviltours.com.pe
Economy
$16 - $24
Regular
$21 - $30
Suite
$30 - $45
Turismo Central
Phone
+51 64 223128
Website
turismocentral.com.pe
Bus from Lima to Huancayo
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
turismocentral.com.pe
Transportes Salazar
Bus from Lima to Huancayo
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
redbus.pe
Book at
redbus.pe
Expresos Molina Union
Phone
+51 719 8738
Email
reserva@molinaunion.pe
Website
molinaunion.pe
Bus from Lima to Huancayo
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Lima to Huancayo
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $40
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$13 - $20
Regular
$22 - $35
VIP
$27 - $40
Bus from Jauja to Huancayo
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $22
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$7 - $11
Regular
$13 - $19
VIP
$16 - $22

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