Explore 3 ways to travel

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Piura (PIU) to Tarapoto (TPP) PIU - TPP

$91 - $467

Cheapest option

Bus CIVA  •  17 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Piura to Chiclayo
  2. Take the bus from Chiclayo to Tarapoto

$19 - $64

2 alternative options

Bus Movil Tours  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Piura to Tarapoto

$24 - $75

Drive  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Piura to Tarapoto 514.8 miles

$75 - $110

What companies run services between Piura, Peru and Tarapoto, Peru?

LATAM Chile, Peruvian Airlines and Viva Airlines Peru S.A.C fly from Piura to Tarapoto every 4 hours. Alternatively, Movil Tours operates a bus from Piura to Tarapoto once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $75 and the journey takes 14 h 55 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Piura to Tarapoto via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Peruvian Airlines
Website
peruvian.pe
Flights from Piura to Tarapoto via Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Bus operators
Movil Tours
Phone
716-8000
Email
info@moviltours.com.pe
Website
moviltours.com.pe
Bus from Piura to Tarapoto
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Economy
$29 - $45
Regular
$35 - $55
Suite
$50 - $75
Transportes Linea
Website
linea.pe
Bus from Piura to Chiclayo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
linea.pe
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Chiclayo to Tarapoto
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$21 - $29
Regular Bed
$26 - $40
Economy
$13 - $18
Premium Semi Bed
$29 - $40
Premium Bed
$30 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Piura and Tarapoto is 494 km. The road distance is 824 km.

The cheapest way to get from Piura to Tarapoto is to bus which costs $19 - $65 and takes 17 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Piura to Tarapoto is to fly which takes 3 h 46 min and costs $90 - $470.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Piura and arriving at Tarapoto. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Piura to Tarapoto, including transfers.