Cusco to Lima Peru

Cusco to Lima Peru

Lima Peru
Thu, Jun 20
One Way
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Cusco to Lima Peru Schedule

Cusco to Lima Peru Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA204205:50 - 07:20PEN 230
Sky Airline Economy #H2500207:20 - 08:55PEN 266
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA200608:35 - 09:55PEN 534
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA201811:00 - 12:30PEN 523
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA232313:05 - 14:35PEN 282
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA203814:25 - 15:55PEN 244
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA202216:25 - 17:55PEN 583
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA203219:50 - 21:10PEN 379
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA204021:55 - 23:30PEN 431
JetSmart Economy #JA705622:16 - 23:50PEN 206

Transportation from Cusco to Lima Peru

Facts about the transport from Cusco to Lima Peru

Cheapest Transport$34
Fastest Transport1h 30m
Earliest Departure6:00 AM
Latest Departure10:20 PM
Departures per day37
Distance1147 kilometers
Transport CompaniesCruz del Sur, Daytrip, JetSmart, LATAM Airlines Group, Oltursa, Sky Airline

Cusco to Lima Peru Destination Reviews

The person In front of me had a overly-reclining seat down for 25 hours so I was very uncomfortable. The bus only stopped at one service station in 25 hours
Bus Reclining Seats 140, Civa, Apr 23, 2022
6 customer reviews

How to get from Cusco to Lima Peru

Travelling between Cusco and Lima Peru is possible by Flight, bus and taxi. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 110.56 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a flight which will set you back mere USD 33.36.

How long does it take to get from Cusco to Lima Peru?

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 24 hours to travel between Cusco and Lima Peru depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Cusco and Lima Peru. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 30m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 23h 30m to reach Lima Peru.

How much does it cost to get from Cusco to Lima Peru?

Travelling between Cusco and Lima Peru can be as cheap as USD 33.36 if you opt for a JetSmart flight and as expensive as USD 110.56 if you buy a LATAM Airlines Group flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Cusco and Lima Peru ?

  • 34 from Cusco to Lima Peru starting from 06:00 Cusco Airport until 22:20 Cusco Airport
  • 3 from Cusco to Lima Peru starting from 15:00 Cusco Bus Station until 17:00 Cusco Bus Station

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Cusco to Lima Peru.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Cusco to Lima Peru, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 33.42.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Cusco and Lima Peru

JetSmart, LATAM Airlines Group, Sky Airline


Travelling from Cusco to Lima Peru overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Cusco and Lima Peru

Cruz del Sur, Oltursa


Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Cusco and Lima Peru


What is the most popular transport to get from Cusco to Lima Peru?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with flight remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 95% decided to fly
  • 5% opted for a bus