There are 5 ways to get from Tumbes to Lima by plane, bus or car

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Fly, bus  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Tumbes (TBP) to Lima (LIM) TBP - LIM
  2. Take the bus from Ricardo Palma to Estacion central

$200 - $571

Cheapest option

Bus ETTI  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tumbes to Lima Plaza Norte Via Lima

$1 - $70

3 alternative options

Bus CIVA  •  20 h

  1. Take the bus from Tumbes to Lima Paseo de la República Via Lima

$18 - $65

Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  20 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Tumbes to Lima Via Lima / ...

$50 - $75

Drive  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Tumbes to Lima 788.8 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Tumbes to Lima is to bus which costs $18 - $65 and takes 20 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tumbes to Lima is to fly and bus which costs $200 - $600 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tumbes and arriving at Lima Paseo de la República. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 20 h.

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The distance between Tumbes and Lima is 1015 km. The road distance is 1262.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tumbes to Lima without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 45 min and costs $1 - $70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Tumbes to Lima, including transfers.

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Tumbes to Lima bus services, operated by ETTI, depart from Tumbes station.

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The quickest flight from Tumbes Airport to Lima Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 41 min.

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Tumbes to Lima bus services, operated by ETTI, arrive at Lima Plaza Norte station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tumbes to Lima is 1262 km. It takes approximately 17 h 40 min to drive from Tumbes to Lima.

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  • Distance: 634.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 48 min

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

ETTI operates a bus from Tumbes to Lima once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $45 and the journey takes 18 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Tumbes to Lima
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Bus operators
Metropolitano Lima
Phone
0051 1 428-3333
Website
metropolitano.com.pe
Bus from Ricardo Palma to Estacion central
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metropolitano.com.pe
ETTI
Phone
+51 1 424 - 3552
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tumbes to Lima Plaza Norte
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $45
Schedules at
granterminalterrestre.com
Book at
granterminalterrestre.redbus.pe
Cruz Del Sur
Phone
0801-11111
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Tumbes to Lima Plaza Norte
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Regular in Advance
$25 - $40
Regular
$40 - $60
VIP
$50 - $70
Oltursa
Website
oltursa.pe
Bus from Tumbes to Lima Plaza norte
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
oltursa.pe
Double VIP
$45 - $65
Bed
$29 - $40
VIP
$40 - $60
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Tumbes to Lima Paseo de la República
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $65
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Book at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$22 - $35
Regular Bed
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $25
Premium Semi Bed
$40 - $55
Premium Bed
$45 - $65

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LATAM Chile offers flights from Tumbes Airport to Lima Airport.

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There are 1580+ hotels available in Lima. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tumbes to Tumbes Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $6 - $8.

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