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There are 6 ways to get from New York to Peru by plane

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Fly New York JFK to Lima  •  10h 28m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Lima (LIM) JFK - LIM

$233 - $934

Cheapest option

Fly New York JFK to Arequipa  •  13h 16m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Arequipa (AQP) JFK - AQP

$225 - $774

4 alternative options

Fly New York JFK to Chiclayo  •  12h 21m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Chiclayo (CIX) JFK - CIX

$262 - $920

Fly Newark to Lima  •  10h 34m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Lima (LIM) EWR - LIM

$279 - $1,138

Fly New York La Guardia to Lima  •  12h 39m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Lima (LIM) LGA - LIM

$256 - $1,224

Fly New York JFK to Trujillo  •  14h 41m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Trujillo (TRU) JFK - TRU

$296 - $1,026

New York JFK (JFK) to Lima (LIM) flights

The flight time between New York JFK (JFK) and Lima (LIM) is around 12h 14m and covers a distance of around 5866 km. The fastest flight normally takes 7h 45m. Services are operated by LATAM Chile, Copa Airlines, American Airlines and others. Typically 195 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
12h 14m
Fastest flight journey time:
7h 45m
Flight distance:
5866 km
Flights per week:
195
Cheapest price:
$215
Carbon emissions:
1189 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
01:47
Last flight departs at:
23:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York JFK (JFK) to Lima (LIM) flight schedules

United States → Peru
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International entry into Peru from United States

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States
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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. Peru land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited United Kingdom, Brazil and South Africa in the past 14 days

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Conditions of entry into Peru from United States

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 1 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Peru

1m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United States

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Peru from United States.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Peru is 113.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Peru is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Peru is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 113.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United States from Peru.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 19 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Gobierno de Peru.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Peru is to fly which costs $230 - $950 and takes 10h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Peru is to fly which costs $230 - $950 and takes 10h 28m.

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It is approximately 5294 km to get from New York to Peru.

It takes approximately 10h 28m to get from New York to Peru, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Lima Airport is the direct flight which takes 7h 45m.

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Peru is 1h behind New York. It is currently 5:03 AM in New York and 4:03 AM in Peru.

LATAM Chile, JetBlue Airways, Delta and three other airlines offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Lima Airport.

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Map of how to get from New York to Peru.
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  • Distance: 5294.1 km
  • Duration: 10h 28m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Peru?

LATAM Chile, Copa Airlines and five other airlines fly from New York to Callao hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lima via Miami
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $4,200
Flights from Newark to Lima via Miami
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $4,200
Flights from Newark to Lima via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $4,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Miami
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $4,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $4,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Raleigh/Durham, Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $4,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Charleston, Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $4,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Key West, Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $4,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Reagan Washington, Miami
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $4,100
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lima
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $3,100
Flights from New York JFK to Chiclayo via Lima
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Chiclayo via Miami, Lima
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Miami
Ave. Duration
10h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $5,500
Flights from New York JFK to Trujillo via Lima
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Trujillo via Miami, Lima
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Arequipa via Lima
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Arequipa via Miami, Lima
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lima via Panama City
Ave. Duration
10h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from New York JFK to Chiclayo via Panama City
Ave. Duration
9h 48m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York JFK to Chiclayo via Panama City
Ave. Duration
9h 48m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Lima
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $4,800
Flights from Newark to Lima via Houston
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $4,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Houston
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lima via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,200
Flights from Newark to Lima via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
16h 42m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lima via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Newark to Lima via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Lima via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $3,300
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lima via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Lima via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $900

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