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

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  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Santiago (SCL) to Lima (LIM) SCL - LIM

$145 - $609

3 alternative options

Bus Tas-Choapa  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to Lima Santiago / ...

$193

Bus Cruz del Sur  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago to Lima Javier Prado

$162 - $220

Drive  •  41 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Santiago to Lima 2091.7 miles

$340 - $500

What companies run services between Santiago, Chile and Lima, Peru?

LATAM Chile, JetSMART and two other airlines fly from Santiago to Lima hourly. Alternatively, Tas-Choapa operates a bus from Santiago to Lima once daily. Tickets cost $193 and the journey takes 2 days 3 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santiago to Lima
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Santiago to Lima
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Santiago to Lima
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Santiago to Lima
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Bus operators
Tas-Choapa
Phone
+54 261 431-2140
Website
taschoapa.cl
Bus from Santiago to Lima
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$193
Schedules at
taschoapa.cl
Andesmar
Phone
1-786-2337639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Santiago to Lima
Ave. Duration
2 days 5 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$95 - $140
Executive
$150 - $220
Suite
$200 - $240
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Santiago to Lima Javier Prado
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Santiago and Lima is 2468 km. The road distance is 3347 km.

The cheapest way to get from Santiago to Lima is to bus which costs $160 - $220 and takes 2 days 6 h.

The quickest way to get from Santiago to Lima is to fly which takes 7 h 57 min and costs $140 - $650.

No, there is no direct bus from Santiago to Lima. However, there are services departing from Santiago and arriving at Parque del Trabajo via Los Jazmines de Naranjal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3 h.

It takes approximately 7 h 57 min to get from Santiago to Lima, including transfers.