There are 3 ways to get from Lima to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Lima (LIM) to Santa Cruz (VVI) LIM - VVI

$218 - $771

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Bus, train  •  43 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Lima Paseo de la República to Desaguadero
  2. Take the train from Guaqui to El Alto
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra

$56 - $95

1 alternative option

Drive  •  33 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Lima to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) 1481.2 miles

$210 - $320

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The distance between Lima and Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) is 1617 km. The road distance is 2370 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Lima to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lima Airport to Santa Cruz Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) is 1 h ahead of Lima. It is currently 5:26 PM in Lima and 6:26 PM in Santa Cruz Airport (VVI).

Yes, the driving distance between Lima to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) is 2370 km. It takes approximately 33 h 1 min to drive from Lima to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI).

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LATAM Chile, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Peruvian Airlines offer flights from Lima Airport to Santa Cruz Airport.

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There are 230+ hotels available in Santa Cruz Airport (VVI). Prices start at $28 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 .

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Map of how to get from Lima to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI).
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  • Distance: 1010.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between Lima, Peru and Santa Cruz Airport (VVI), Bolivia?

LATAM Chile, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Peruvian Airlines fly from Lima to Santa Cruz Airport (VVI) 3 times a day.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Lima to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Lima to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Lima to Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $430
Train operators
Empresa Ferroviaria Andina S.A
Phone
(+591-2) 2184555 / 4566
Website
fca.com.bo
Train from Guaqui to El Alto
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
fca.com.bo
Book at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Wara Wara del Sur - Popular
$1 - $2
Wara Wara del Sur - Salon
$2 - $3
Expreso del Sur - Salon
$3 - $4
Wara Wara del Sur - Ejecutivo
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Copacabana 1 MEM
Cosmos
Phone
+(591) 2 2281938 / Potosí: +(591)2-6245831
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz Bus Terminal to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Copacabana SA
Transportes El Dorado
Phone
Potosí: +(591)2-6243343, +(591)-22281672
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Expreso Mopar
Phone
+591 3 3323001 / 2 2282154
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Crucero
Phone
+593 76973424
Bus from La Paz to Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo

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