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Chimbote to Chiclayo Bus Service

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America Express 11:30 19:45 4 hrs 30 mins

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Chimbote to Chiclayo Bus

The route from Chimbote to Chiclayo takes about 6 hours and it's at a distance of 212 mi (341 km). America Express, terrestrial transportation company provides bus tickets at rates from s/ 25 to s/ 45. The schedules of the buses departure go from 7:30 a.m. to 11:35 p.m. from the Terminal Terrestre El Chimbador destination to the terminal of Av. Bolognesi 751, placed at 5 blocks from the Plaza de Armas. The weather in Chiclayo is desert with an average temperature of 71.6 °F (22 °C), the rains are so mild that you won't even feel them.



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  • Terminal Terrestre El Chimbador



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    You can also time-to-time redBus offers while booking your bus tickets online from Chimbote to Chiclayo. Follow a simple, fast and secure bus booking procedure. This helps save time and also helps to create a joyful travel experience!

    Buses from Chiclayo to Chimbote

    If you already acquired your tickets to travel from Chimbote to Chiclayo and you are looking for a return trip, you can buy them easily on our platform. We have many bus operators that travel through this route, that departs at different times to give the passengers more options. So, what are you waiting for? Buy your bus tickets from Chiclayo to Chimbote with redBus.  

    About Chimbote

    It was the settlement city of different cultures as moche, wari, recuay, chimu and inca, in different historical periods. It’s believed that the name comes from the words “muchic, chin and pot”, that put together mean “closed port”. On the begining of the 20th century the district of Chimbote is created, later that the city had grown during the 19th century, due to the port and commercial activities. The already named Puerto Mayor reached the position of biggest production fishing port of the world on the middle of the 20th century. Even nowadays Chimbote stands out for being the seat of the fishing and iron and steel industries of Peru.

    About Chiclayo

    The name of the city comes from Chidayep and Chiclayoc, words in mochica language which mean “green that hangs”. It was the place where the culture mochica was born in the period of 0-600 B.C. Its foundation took place in 1560, during the colonial period, as a rural house; this lasted until the republic period, when the city started to grow due to its commercial importance and privileged location. Today we can appreciate on the outskirts and museums the legacy of a large culture moche, which dominated the valley centuries before. Declared the “capital of the friendship” for its hospitality, charm and good disposition of the residents, Chiclayo is the place where every traveller who likes history, good food and beaches with a good climate can’t miss.


    How can I make an online bus ticket booking in Peru?

    You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Peru by logging on to the official website of redBus which is . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

    How do I book a bus from Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    You can either visit the terminal and go the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit and book your seat within 5 minutes.

    Do I need to print out my bus ticket before boarding?

    There are two main scenarios that you might fall into when you have to board a bus. Now, if your boarding point is at any terminal in , passengers will have to take a print out of the bus ticket that has been sent to the email in a PDF format. The second scenario is when your boarding point is a bus stop and not a terminal. In this case, you will receive an M-ticket that you will have to produce before boarding your bus. If the operator does not provide an M-Ticket, you will have to take a printout of the ticket (PDF) that has been sent to the registered email ID that you have used to book the bus ticket on the redBus website. Some operators might levy a charge if these conditions are not followed.

    Can I reschedule my journey after I have booked my ticket?

    Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Peru. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.

    How do I pay for my bus ticket on the redBus website?

    There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed when you click the “FPX (Peru Online Bank Transfer).

    Are there special offers or discounts in redBus for the route of Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    In order to make your trip cheaper, redBus offers different discounts, which you can find out here:

    What is the distance between Chimbote and Chiclayo?

    The distance between the cities is 341 km approximately.

    How long does it take to go from Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    The trip takes 6 hours.

    How many departures are there from Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    On redBus, you will find many departures at different times

    Which bus companies offer the route Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    You can travel through the following companies: America Express and Cruz del Norte.

    Which bus companies have the most departures for the Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    Currently, Cruz del Norte has the most daily departures.

    From which bus terminals can I travel from Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    The departure point is The Chimbador bus station.

    If my DNI has expired, can I travel?

    Yes, you can travel with your DNI or passport even if it has expired.

    What documents are required for underage people to travel?

    For children, it is necessary to also present a notarial authorization, signed by the parents allowing the trip, with their IDs attached to the document. In case of the decease of any of the parents, or if the child is only recognized by one of them, the consent of the surviving parent will be enough.

    Can I buy open-date tickets in redBus?

    Unfortunately, no. However, you can reschedule the travel date by contacting the bus operator. This feature is limited to just a few companies.

    Do bus operators offer lunch on the route from Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    As a prevention measure against COVID-19, bus operators do NOT hand lunch to the passengers during the trip, so we recommend you to eat before boarding.

    Chiclayo Weather

    In Chiclayo, the climate is hot and desert with a nice temperature, dry and rarely rains, because of the strong wind that comes during the entire year. The temperature varies from 18 ° C to 32 ° C. March is the warmest month of the year. The best time of year to visit Chiclayo is from early May to early October.

    Hotels in Chiclayo

    Chiclayo offers everything, from basic hostels to luxury resorts. There are more than enough hotels in Chiclayo to provide visitors with good, comfortable, and cheap accommodation.

    ● Hotel Casa Andina Select Chiclayo

    - Av. Federico Villarreal 115

    - Price: From s/.200

    - Services: Suites and individual or double rooms. Pool. Spa and wellness center. Room service. Free WiFi. Free parking. Bar. Includes breakfast. Air-conditioned rooms, some include a spa bath.

    ● LP Los Portales Hotel Chiclayo

    - Av. Sáenz Peña 396

    - Price: From s/.150

    - Services: Suites, individual and double rooms. Elevator. Safe. Computers with internet. Free parking. Washing machine. Laundry. Restaurant. Conference room. Room service. Private airport transfer. Free WiFI in the lobby and rooms. Air conditioning. Bathroom with tub, cribs for babies and children.

    ● Rizzo Hotel

    - Calle San José 554 – Chiclayo

    - Price: From S/.90

    - Services: The hotel has family and single rooms. Continental breakfast. It offers a bar and a shared lounge. It has a restaurant, room service and free WiFi in all facilities. Free parking.

    ● Las Musas Hotel & Casino

    - Los Faiques, Urb. Santa Victoria, Los Faiques 101

    - Price: From s/.150

    - Services: Elevator, Bar. Casino. Computers with internet. Free parking. Laundry. Restaurant. Conference room. Room service. Free WiFi in the lobby and rooms. Air conditioning.

    ● Hotel Eras

    -Av. Vicente de la Vega 851 – Chiclayo

    - Price: From S/.140

    - Services: Single and double rooms. Free WiFi. Breakfast included. Private airport transfer. Business center with Internet access. Meeting rooms. Luggage storage. Room service. Kitchenette.

    Restaurants & Bars in Chiclayo

    Chiclayo gastronomy is characterized by combining the techniques from Quechua and Spanish culture. In addition, there is a great variety of regional to prepared the dishes. Its characteristic flavor is due to ingredients such as loche, peanuts, roasted chickpeas, peas, achiote oil, and Chicha de Jora.

    ● La Plaza Bar & Grill, Chiclayo

    - Address: Av. Federico Villareal 115

    - Price: From S/.36

    ● Paprika Restaurant Chiclayo

    - Address: Av. Jose Balta 399

    - Price: From S/.39


    ● Ventura Restaurante

    - Address: Av. Bolognesi 756

    - Price: From S/.36


    ● Muchik Restaurante

    - Address: Av. Sáenz Peña 396

    - Price: From S/.36

    The most tourist places in Chiclayo

    ● Iglesia Santa María Catedral, Located in the Plaza de Armas, its style is neoclassical with two towers and its dome. The plans were designed by Gustave Eiffel in 1869. However, it was built after his death. Is one of the most beautiful constructions in the north of the country. Stands out the wooden work of Christ and The Antonio’s house.

    ● Palacio Municipal de Chiclayo, The Municipal Palace Built in 1919, it has the republican style of the time. This building was destroyed by a fire and in 2006 was rebuilt, and now function as a museum. It was declared Cultural and national patrimony, on January 16 of 2006.

    ● Plazuela Elías Aguirre: was built in 1924 by the Peruvian sculptor David Lozano, in honor of the commander Elías Aguirre, Chiclayan hero of the Combat of Angamos. It’s located between Elías Aguirre Street and San José street.

    ● Basílica de San Antonio: 7 blocks from the main square is the Basilica of San Antonio, built-in 1949. The main nave is wide, with arches. It is located between Torres Paz Street and Luis Gonzales Avenue.

    Important dates in Chiclayo

    ● January 1st - Feast of the Nativity of the Child Jesus, An important religious festival that brings together a large influx of devout believers who come from different areas of the department.

    ● Semana Santa (Holy Week): Procession and Mass in the Cathedral, and other activities.

    ● April 18th – Chiclayo Anniversary: Corso of Anniversary, organized by the Provincial Municipality of Chiclayo

    ● Tourist week in Chiclayo: This date varies by year. Civic, cultural, social, and recreational activities are carried out with the support of public and private institutions.

    How to move around Chiclayo?

    To get around Chiclayo, you can travel by public transport or by taxi:

    ● Public bus: With rates from s /.1, it is the cheapest way to get around. It is recommended to investigate the routes of the different lines.

    ● Taxi: Despite having higher rates, you can choose this way to save time and travel comfortably.

    ● Tours: A way to visit different places in a single day, there are full day services from s / 40.

    How to reach Chiclayo?

    Chiclayo by bus: You can reach Chiclayo by land. The trip takes 6 hours.

    Gastronomy in Chiclayo

    In Chiclayo the dishes you must try are:

    - Cebiche

    - Tortilla de raya

    - Chinguirito

    - Seco de cabrito con frijoles

    - Arroz con pato a la chiclayana

    - Chirimpico

    Things to buy in Chiclayo

    Some souvenirs you can buy are:

    - Pottery, replicas of the Lambayeque and Mochica cultures

    - Decorative home decor objects and jewelry.

    - Textiles, in which they use various vegetable fibers such as toquilla straw

    Chiclayo Facts

    Chiclayo is the principal city of the Lambayeque region in northern Peru. It is located 13 kilometers inland from the Pacific coast and 770 kilometers from the nation's capital, Lima. Is the fourth city with more habitants. The city population is approximately 634,60

    Bus operators of the route Chimbote to Chiclayo

    ● Cruz del Norte

    ● America Express

    In Conclusion:

    Chiclayo is a destination where you can find culture, nature reserves, handicrafts, and typical dishes. Learn more about the pre-Inca cultures, acquire the first quality artisan products, and enjoy the delicious typical gastronomy. You will also find hotels for all budgets.

    Looking for cheap tickets from Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    Are you thinking about taking a vacation, a business trip or want to visit your family in Chiclayo, do not worry! at redBus you can find the best prices from the most important bus companies in Peru, just check the list of companies and schedules that appear in the results and get the best rates with the best low-cost prices so that your trip is not only comfortable and enjoyable but also economical. so do not hesitate and buy your ticket at redBus.

    How to get cheap bus tickets from Chimbote to Chiclayo?

    Do you want to travel to Chiclayo from Chimbote but it's out of your budget? Don't worry about it. At redBus we have many offers and discounts that you can take advantage of for your vacations, business trips or to visit your family.

    Measures against COVID-19 on the Chimbote to Chiclayo route

    To ease the impact of COVID-19, every passenger should:

    - Not forget the Declaracion Jurada! Without this document, you won't be able to access the bus. You can download it through these links:

    For passengers

    For passengers over 65

    For passengers under 14

    - Always wear your mask. Also, carry a spare one in case of emergency, and hand sanitizer.

    - Take only the necessary luggage.

    You will find more information here.

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