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Huaraz to Lima Bus Service

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8 hrs 22 mins
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Huaraz to Lima Bus Distance

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Huaraz to Lima Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Transportes Julio Cesar 18:30 18:30 10 hrs 30 mins
Allinbus 20:46 20:46 9 hrs 30 mins
Linea 18:00 19:00 11 hrs 30 mins
Rápido Vip 08:00 21:00 7 hrs 45 mins
Tours Rodríguez 07:00 20:16 12 hrs 12 mins

Huaraz to Lima Bus

To go through the distance from Huaraz to Lima you can take one of the transportation services provided by Oltursa, Linea, Movil Bus and Huaraz Tours, which give different rates for the bus tickets (s/ 25 to s/ 80), depending on the service chosen and different departure hours. There are 249 mi (401 km) of distance between both cities. The trip takes about 8 hours and you must be prepared for the temperature change and the climate, considering that Lima has a sub-tropical climate of intermediate temperatures, as opposed to the intense cold of Huaraz. The buses leave from the terminals located close to the Huaraz center, from 05:15 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., ending their trip with the arrival to the destination city, to the terminals of North and Central Lima (when you buy your bus ticket you can choose the arrival point).

Top Bus Operator Images



    • Antonio Raymondi
    • Confraternidad
    • Huaraz
    • Huaraz.
    • Independencia
    • Simón Bolívar


    • Antonio Raymondi
    • Confraternidad
    • Huaraz
    • Huaraz.
    • Independencia
    • Simón Bolívar

    Why book a Huaraz to Lima bus with redBus?

    You can also time-to-time redBus offers while booking your bus tickets online from Huaraz 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 Huaraz

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

    About Huaraz

    The name Huaraz comes from “waraq”, a word in quechua which means sunrise. The origins of Huaraz go back to the Pre-Inca period, when the first human settlement took place close to the rivers Quilcay and Santa. It has been verified the human presence in the area of Callejón de Huaylas since 10.000 B. C., when the human beings were dedicated to harvest and hunting; this is testified by the Guitarrero cave in front of Mancos village. It was the chavín culture that was developed in this area during the Horizonte Temprano. Many years later, Spanish people founded the city as San Sebastián de Huaraz, in 1574 and Simón Bolívar called the city “noble and generous”, because of its support to the liberating army during the independence of Peru. It was also called the “capital of international friendship”, in recognition of its help to the victims of the earthquake of 1970 in Áncash; on the seism 20.000 people from Huaraz died and 95% of the city was reduced to ashes.Huaraz is the capital of Áncash department and is considered the “Peruvian Switzerland” for being located on the surroundings of the snowy mountain of Cordillera Blanca. The development of Huaraz is based in the agriculture, trade and tourism, because in Huaraz is concentrated most of the tourist activity of the Sierra de Áncash.

    About Lima

    Lima is the capital city of Peru and a city on the central coast located on the shores of the Pacific Ocean. It covers approximately 30% of the Peruvian population, which makes it the most populated city in the country. Internationally, the city ranks fifth among the most populated cities in Latin America and is one of the thirty most populated urban agglomerations in the world. It was the capital of the Viceroyalty of Peru and the largest and most important city in South America during the Spanish regime. Currently, it is considered the political, cultural, financial, and commercial center of the country.


    How can I buy my bus ticket online in Perú?

    You can purchase a ticket for the bus of your choice to any destination in Perú by logging in to the official redBus site which is This website is easy to use and you can buy your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.

    How do I buy a bus ticket from Huaraz from Lima?

    You can visit one of the terminals in Huaraz and visit the counter of the bus company of your choice, wait your turn in the attention queue, select the seat you want and buy your ticket. But if you prefer to avoid all that, you can simply enter and buy your bus ticket online in just 5 minutes and with the comfort of your home or office.

    Should I print my bus ticket before boarding?

    Yes, you must print it out before boarding, remember that all passengers will have to print their bus ticket that was sent to their email in PDF format and then be exchanged for a physical ticket at the counter of the bus company with which you are going to make the trip.

    Can I reschedule my trip after buying my ticket?

    Yes, you can, but this feature is limited to only a few bus companies in Perú. Please contact the bus company of your choice if you need to make any changes.

    How can I pay for my bus fare on the redBus Web site?

    At redBus we have several payment methods that we offer our customers. The most common for most of them are credit cards but you can check all of them on the home page of the site

    Are there special offers or discounts in redbus for the route of Huaraz to Lima?

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

    What is the distance between Huaraz and Lima?

    The distance between the two cities is 401 km.

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

    The trip lasts approximately 8 hours.

    How many departures are there from Huaraz to Lima?

    There is a variety of departures

    Which bus companies offer the route Huaraz to Lima?

    Which bus companies offer the route Tumbes to Lima?

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

    The departures depends on the season.

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

    From Huaraz you can travel from various terminals located in: Independencia, Simón Bolívar, Antonio Raymondi, Caraz y Confraternidad

    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.

    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) are 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 Huaraz the trip lasts approximately 8 hours and covers 401 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

    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.

    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 Huaraz to Lima

    ● Oltursa

    ● Allinbus

    ●Turismo Rosario

    ● Linea

    ● Movil Bus

    ● Huaraz Tours

    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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