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Huancayo to Lima Bus Service

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8 hrs 11 mins
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Huancayo to Lima Bus Distance

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Huancayo to Lima Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Terramovil Peru 17:30 17:30 0 hrs 30 mins
Transportes Salazar 20:30 20:30 7 hrs 45 mins
Grupo Megabus 21:30 21:30 10 hrs 0 mins
Transportes apocalipsis 22:00 22:00 7 hrs 0 mins
Antezana 22:30 22:30 7 hrs 30 mins

Huancayo to Lima Bus

The travel from Huancayo, the most important city of the central mountain range, to Lima, the capital of Peru, takes about 8 hours by land, being 265 mi (426 km). The transportation company Oltursa cover this route with buses at different hours. The buses leave from 1:00 p.m. Untill 11:45 p.m. From the Terminal Terrestre de Huancayo. The arrival in Lima will be to the terminals of North and Central Lima. The bus tickets rate goes from s/. 40 to s/. 80, depending on the service chosen. In Lima the weather is as unstable as in Huancayo, with the difference that in the capital there aren’t only 2 seasons, because the different climates change between dry, humid and sub-tropical (with an average temperature of 71 °F (22 C).

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

    Buses from Lima to Huancayo

    If you already acquired your tickets to travel from Huancayo to Lima 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 Lima to Huancayo with redBus. 

    About Huancayo

    The origin of Huancayo’s name is wanka (rock) and yock (someone who has something). It means the place where the rock is.Capital of the Junín Department, the province of Huancayo is one of the richest of the Andes. In the past the city was inhabited by the wancas who, despite their reputation of warrior culture, were dedicated to agriculture. Before the city was subjoined by the incas in 1460, the city was settled by the huaris. Some colonial houses of the city are witnesses of the Spanish invasion in 1572. The church of La Merced has traces of the invasion and it’s the place where the Peruvian Constitution was signed in 1839.There is a handmade fair celebrated every Sunday at the Huacanvelica Avenue.

    About Lima

    "The City of Kings", as Lima is known, was founded in 1535 by Francisco Pizarro and became the center of Spanish power in Peru, during the colonial period.The urban planning of Lima is one of the colonial models in South America. Lima is known for its social, economical and cultural growth and stands out as the cultural center of Latin America; besides that, Lima is the home of San Marcos National University, the most ancient from America, founded in 1551.Lima is famous for being the viceroyalty capital of Peru and one of the cities most important of South America in the spanish regime period; after its independance in 1821 the city became the republic's capital. Before this period, the Baroque and Neoclassical style took the power on the streets, impregnating those architectural styles in the main constructions. The capital counts a high variety of tourist attractions that combine history and modernity, as you can see on the Historical Center. Another strong point of Lima is the food, there are many restaurants from the 3 Peruvian regions where you can live a complete gastronomical experience, given that the population is multicultural and mostly migrant. Live Peru from one of its corners, and enjoy tasting the culture that Peru offers you!


    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 Huancayo to Lima?

    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 Huancayo to Lima?

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

    What is the distance between Huancayo and Lima?

    The distance between the cities is 526 km.

    How long does it take to go from Huancayo to Lima?

    The trip takes 8 hours.

    How many departures are there from Huancayo to Lima?

    On redBus, you will find many departures at different times

    Which bus companies offer the route Huancayo to Lima?

    You can travel through the following companies: Antezana, Transportes Apocalipsis, Transporte Salazar, Oltursa, Movil Bus, Megabus, and Raracito Bus.

    Which bus companies have the most departures for the Huancayo to Lima?

    Antezana offers the most daily departures from Huancayo to Lima.

    From which bus terminals can I travel from Huancayo to Lima?

    The departure point is the Huancayo bus station.

    Lima Weather

    The climate of Lima is humid, the annual average temperature is 17.5 to 19 ° C, it manages to reach 29 ° C or 30 ° C in summer. Summer manifests itself in mid-December and lasts until approximately mid-March. It does not rain heavily, nor does it snow.

    Hotels in Lima

    In Lima, you can find various offers of hotels and lodgings in all districts. The most popular to stay are in Miraflores and San Isidro because they are close to the sea.

    ● Tierra Viva Mendiburu

    - 1075 Mendiburu street, Miraflores

    - Prices: From S/144.00

    - Services: It has individual, double, and triple rooms. Room service. Wifi. Minibar. Free parking. Includes breakfast.

    ● Ayenda Andesmar

    - 166 Grau avenue, Miraflores

    - Prices: From S/ 252.00

    - Services: It has individual, double, triple, cuádruple, and family rooms. Wifi. Minibar. Free parking. Air conditioning. Includes breakfast.

    ● Hotel El Carmelo

    - 749 Bolognesi Street, Miraflores

    - Prices: From S/ 105.00

    - Services: It has individual, double, and triple rooms. Wifi. Restaurant. Bar. Room service. Includes breakfast.

    ● Palmetto Hotel Business La Perla

    - 1090 La Marina avenue, La perla, Callao

    - Prices: From S/ 155.00

    - Services: It has individual, double, and deluxe rooms. Free parking. Minibar. Restaurant. Room service. Includes breakfast.

    ● Aku Hotels

    - 160 Ignacio Merino street, San Isidro.

    - Prices: From S/ 222.00

    - Services: It has individual, double, executive, and Premium rooms. Gym. Bar. Room service. Free parking. Soundproof rooms. Includes breakfast.

    Restaurantes & Bars in Lima

    In the capital, there is a wide variety of restaurants and huariques where you can try dishes from all regions of Peru. Food fairs are also quite common. In this city, there will always be a good place to eat and share with other travelers.

    ● Restaurant Huaca Pucllana

    - General Borgoño street

    - Prices: From S/ 50.00

    ● Rinconcito Chinchano

    - 507 San Lucas street, Cercado de Lima

    - Prices: From S/ 9.00

    ● La Carreta

    - Rivera Navarrete avenue 740, San Isidro

    - Prices: From S/ 35.00

    ● Astrid y Gastón

    - 270 Paz Soldan avenue, San Isidro

    - Prices: From S/ 90.00

    ● Mi Barrunto

    - 940 Sebastian Barranca street, La Victoria

    - Prices: From s/.40.00

    The most tourist places in Lima

    ● Plaza de Armas: Located in the historic center of Lima, around the main square are important buildings such as the Presidential Palace, the Cathedral, the Archbishop's Palace, the Palace of the Union Club, and the Cabildo.

    ● Larco Museum: It exhibits galleries that show the 10,000 years of development of the history of pre-Columbian Peru. It is located inside a viceregal house dating from the 18th century.

    ● Circuito Mágico del Agua: It is decorated with various water fountains that are accompanied by lights and music. It is ideal to be visited as a couple or family.

    ● The Catacombs: They originated in colonial times, this tourist attraction was a colonial cemetery for Catholic parishioners from the middle to upper class, an estimated 36,000 people were buried.

    Important dates in Lima

    ● January 18 - Anniversary of Lima: On this date, various activities are celebrated such as parades, music concerts, Plaza de Armas: Located in the historic center of Lima, around the main square are important buildings such as the Presidential Palace, the Cathedral, the Archbishop's Palace, the Palace of the Union Club and the Cabildo.

    ● July 28 to 19 – Fiestas Patrias: This holiday is nationwide, the independence of Peru is celebrated, and in the city of Lima official government acts, school parades and the Great Military Parade (July 29) is held. In addition, various gastronomic fairs are organized.

    ● October 18 to 28 - Festival del Señor de Los Milagros: It is one of the largest religious festivals in the country. There is a tour with the image of the Moreno Christ through the streets of the Historic Center of Lima, and they begin and end in the Church of the Nazarenas. Hundreds of thousands of devotees of the Lord of Miracles carry out massive processions on the 18th, 19th, and 28th.

    ● October 31 – Dia de la canción criolla: On this day, Creole song is paid tribute and public shows are held with the best performers and ensembles in the country.

    How to move around Lima?

    To get around the city of Lima, you can choose one of these five options:

    • Bus: An inexpensive way to move around the city, the value of the ticket is S / 1.50 if the route is not so long.

    • Taxi: This is a faster way to travel, although the prices are higher. The approximate minimum rate is S / 7.00.

    • Metropolitano: This means of transport goes from Los Olivos to Chorrillos, the rate is S / 2.50. If you are far from the main stations, you can also use the feeders to take you to the stations, the rate for these is S / 0.50.

    • Corridors: These buses cover specific routes and only stop at authorized stops, the cost of the ticket varies from S / 1.50 to S / 2.50 depending on the route of the corridor.

    • Metro de Lima: If you are moving from the south to the northwest of Lima or vice versa, you can use the Lima metro, this option mobilizes you in less time and has a rate of S / 1.50.

    How to reach Lima?

    Lima by bus: From Huancayo the trip lasts approximately 8 hours and covers 426 km by road.

    Gastronomy in Lima

    The dishes you must try when visiting Lima are:

    - Ceviche

    - Lomo saltado

    - Causa rellena

    - Escabeche

    - Anticuchos

    - Tacu-Tacu

    - Ají de gallina

    - Mazamorra morada

    - Suspiro a la limeña

    - Picarones

    Things to buy in Lima

    In the city of Lima, you can find handicrafts from all over the country, in districts like San Isidro and Miraflores you can buy gifts such as:

    - Ceramic figures

    - Andean handicrafts

    - Alpaca wool sweaters

    - Hats

    - Andean musical instruments

    Lima Facts

    It is located in the valleys of the Chillón, Rímac, and Lurín rivers, in the central coastal part of the country, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. With a population of almost 9 million, Lima is the most populous capital city in South America and the third-largest city in the Americas, after São Paulo and Mexico City. Lima and Peru are the best culinary destination in Latin America and worldwide, The World Travel Award Organization on its 26th award event has chosen Lima and Peru as the Best Culinary Destination Worldwide for 8 years in a row.

    Bus operators of the route Huancayo to Lima

    ● Transportes Apocalipsis

    ● Megabus

    ● Raracito Bus

    ● Transporte Salazar

    ● Movil Bus

    ● Oltursa

    ● Antezana

    In Conclusion:

    In Lima you will be able to appreciate the architecture of the buildings, walk through the museums to learn about the history of our culture and also taste the delicious cuisine in the wide variety of restaurants that offer options from all regions

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