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Ica to Lima Bus Service

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5 hrs 307 mins
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Ica to Lima Bus Distance

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Ica to Lima Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Perubus 00:00:00 00:00 5 hrs 0 mins
Jaksa 17:30:00 00:00 3 hrs 0 mins

Ica to Lima Bus

The distance from Ica to Lima is 193 mi (311 km) and it takes about 4 hours of travel on the highway; you can travel with the transportation companies Oltursa and Perú Bus, which provide bus tickets for this route at a rate from s/. 25 to s/. 100. The departure hours starts at 00:30 a.m., extended all the early morning, morning, afternoon and evening, finishing at 11:00 p.m. To board the buses you will have to go to the terminals of the companies, that are close to the Plaza de Armas of Ica. In Lima, the arrival will be to the terminals of North and central Lima. If you travel in summer we recommend you to bring sunscreen and light clothes, because the warm can be as intense as in Ica. Nevertheless, the climate of Lima is varied, dry, humid and sub-tropical, depending on the season, with an average temperature of 66 °F (19 °C).

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    Why book a Ica to Lima bus with redBus?

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

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

    About Ica

    In the Ica territory flowered 2 of the most important cultures that lived in this part of the continent. The Paracas culture (600 B. C. - 100 A.D.) and the Naza culture (100 A.D. - 800 A.D.) were the first civilizations of Ica, followed by the Chincha culture (800 A.D. - 1476 A.D.), but there are not many registers of the last one. With the expansion of the Incan Empire, the end of the Chincha culture would arrive, consolidating as new power of the territory of Ica until the arrival of the Spanish and the subsequent conquest. After the foundation by the Spanish, Ica would become a commercial region, characterized by its textile and winemaking industries, which saw its origin in 1540, when Nicolás de Ribera el Viejo produced the first eau-de-vie with the Ica raisins.

    About Lima

    Lima is a city that mixes history and modernity. It is the capital of the country and is considered the political, economic, industrial, cultural, financial, and commercial center of Peru. It is located on the central coast, on the shores of the Pacific Ocean, it borders the province of Huaral to the north and the province of Cañete to the south.


    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 Ica from Lima?

    You can visit one of the terminals in Ica 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 Ica to Lima?

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

    What is the distance between Ica and Lima?

    The distance is 311 km.

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

    Approximately, the trip takes 5 hours.

    How many departures are there from Ica to Lima?

    The number of departures depends on the season.

    Which bus companies offer the route Ica to Lima?

    You can travel through the following companies: Civa, Tepsa, Paredes Estrella, Jaksa, Oltursa, Romeliza, Peru Bus, and Expreso Santa Clara.

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

    Peru Bus offers the most daily departures to Lima from Ica.

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

    The departure point is the Ica Bus Station, located at 130 Matias Manzanilla Avenue.

    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 Ica to Lima?

    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.

    Lima Weather

     Its weather is very changeable. In sunny seasons such as summer, it reaches a temperature of 29 ° C to 30 ° C, unlike in winter, the temperature can drop to 8.8 ° C. It has an absence of rain, but with a high level of humidity with cloud cover.

    Hotels in Lima

    In the city you will find many options for hotels and lodgings at all prices. If you visit Lima with family or friends, you can find many of them in districts such as Miraflores, San Isidro, and La Victoria.

    • Casa Andina Premium Miraflores

    - Av La Paz, 463 - Miraflores, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 418.00

    - Services: It has double, triple, and superior suite rooms. Swimming pool. Fitness center. Free parking. Non-smoking rooms. Room service. Bar. Includes breakfast.

    • Sonesta Hotel El Olivar

    - Pancho Fierro, 194, San Isidro, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 285.00

    - Services: It has double, single, executive and executive suites. Swimming pool. Fitness center. Free parking. Non-smoking rooms. Room service. Bar. Adaptation for people with reduced mobility. Free WIFI. It includes breakfast.

    • Hotel Ferre Miraflores

    - 235 Diego Ferré Street, Miraflores, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 142.00

    - Services: It has triple, double, and single rooms. Free parking. Non-smoking rooms. Room service. Airport transportation. Free WIFI. It includes breakfast.

    • Metropolis Hotel

    - Calle Ricardo Flores 219, La Victoria, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 60.00

    - Services: It has double rooms. Free parking. Room service. Airport transportation. Free WIFI.

    • Inkakusi Backpacker's

    - Jirón Cervantes 154, Cercado de Lima, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 49.00

    - Services: It has double rooms and single beds. Non-smoking rooms. Free WIFI. Airport transportation. 24-hour reception. It includes breakfast.

    Restaurantes & Bars in Lima

    If you are passing through Lima, you should not miss the opportunity to try its variety of gastronomic dishes, among them are ceviche, escabeche, anticuchos, lomo saltado and ají de gallina.

    • The Friend Fish

    - Av. La Paz 1640, Miraflores, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 54.00

    • Costazul Seafood Restaurant

    - Jr. Berlin 899. Miraflores Parallel block 9 Av. Pardo Miraflores, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 36.00

    • Matilde Peruvian Cuisine Fusion

    - Calle Bellavista 231, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 25.00

    • Huaringas Bar

    - Ovalo Bolognesi 460 Ovalo Bolognesi 460 - Miraflores, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 25.00

    • Isolina Taberna Peruana

    - Avenida San Martín Extension 101 Corner with Calle Domeyer, Lima

    - Price: Starts at S / 18.00

    The most tourist places in Lima

    ● Plaza de Armas: If you visit the historic center of Lima you will find the main square. This place concentrates on buildings such as the Presidential Palace, the Cathedral, the Archbishop's Palace, the Palace of the Union Club and the Cabildo.

    ● MALI or Lima Art Museum: If you want to know more about the history of a country or a city, you should start by visiting a museum. MALI will surprise you as it will show you everything you want to know about Peru from pre-Hispanic times, through colonial times, to republican times.

    ● Circuito Mágico del Agua or Magic Water Circuit: In its facilities you can take a romantic walk full of magic and color. This theme park is ideal to be visited as a couple or family. It is decorated with various water fountains, accompanied by lights and music.

    ● The Catacombs: This tourist attraction was a colonial cemetery for middle to upper-class Catholic parishioners. It is said that approximately 36,000 people were buried in it.

    Important dates in Lima

    ● January 18 - Anniversary of Lima: The city is celebrating, these days parades, parades of comparsas, music concerts and more are held.

    ● July 28 to 19 - Fiestas Patrias: This festival celebrates the proclamation of the independence of Peru, in the city of Lima the official government acts, school parades, and the Great Military Parade (July 29) is held.

    ● October 18 to 28 - Festividad del Señor de Los Milagros: This festival is one of the largest religious movements in the country. The so-called Cristo Moreno makes certain tours of the city. Hundreds of thousands of devotees of the Lord of Miracles carry out massive processions on the 18th, 19th and 28th.

    ● October 31 - Día de la canción criolla: Creole music has a special place is the heart of each Lima citizen, that is why this day is paid tribute, great public shows are held with the best interpreters and ensembles in the country.

    How to move around Lima?

    To move around the city of Lima you can choose one of these 5 options:


    ● Bus: It is the traditional transport and the value of the ticket is S / 1.50, if the route is not that long.

    ●Taxi: If you opt for a short trip, the minimum rate is S / 7.00.

    ●Metropolitano: The rate for this medium is S / 2.50, it covers the Naranjal - Chorrillos route. If you are far from the main stations you can use the feeders, the cost of these is S / 0.50.

    ●Corridors: Lima corridors cover specific routes and only stop at authorized stops, the cost of the ticket is S / 2.50 and the only way to travel in them is with a card that is recharged either in metropolitan stations or in the authorized stops.

    ● Metro de Lima: Covers the central and southern areas of Lima, this option mobilizes you in less time and has a rate of S / 2.00. 

    How to reach Lima?|

    Lima by bus: If the starting point is Ayacucho, the distance is 311 km, which takes an approximate time of 5 hours and 8 minutes.

    Gastronomy in Lima

    If you are in Lima, the dishes that you cannot stop ordering when visiting one of its restaurants are:

    - Ceviche

    - Escabeche

    - Anticuchos

    - Lomo saltado

    - Ají de gallina

    - Causa rellena

    - Tacu-Tacu

    - Mazamorra morada

    - Suspiro a la limeña

    - Picarones

    Things to buy in Lima

    When visiting Lima you can find gifts and souvenirs from all over the country if you are here do not forget to buy:

    - Andean handicrafts

    - Ceramic figures

    - Hats

    - Alpaca wool sweaters

    Lima Facts

    The city of Lima is located in the coastal desert of Peru, in the foothills of the western slope of the central Andes of the country. Much of the city is an urban area, which is why it is called Metropolitan Lima, the population of this city represents 30% of the country's population. The Metropolitan Municipality of Lima also exercises regional government functions since it is not part of any administrative region.

    Bus operators of the route Ica to Lima

    ● Oltursa

    ● Tepsa

    ● Peru Bus

    ● Jaksa

    ● Oltursa

    ● Paredes Estrella

    ● Expreso Santa Clara

    ● Romeliza

    ● Civa

    In conclusion:

    If you are passing through Lima, stop for a moment and learn more than just the history of the city, but also the entire country. In its wide variety of restaurants you can taste typical Peruvian food in general, you will be shocked and you will never want to leave. If you are in Lima in the summer season, take a walk around its beaches and relax a little by the sea.

    Looking for cheap tickets from Ica to Lima?

    Are you thinking about taking a vacation, a business trip or want to visit your family in Lima, 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 Ica to Lima?

    Do you want to travel to Lima from Ica 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 Ica to Lima 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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