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Lima to Chachapoyas Bus Service

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23 hrs 57 mins
PEN 100.00

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Travel by bus from Lima to Chachapoyas

Going from Lima to Chachapoyas is one of the most popular routes in recent years due to the number of tourist destinations in Chachapoyas. That is why many bus companies take you on this route, so you will always find an option. Along the way, you will see many natural landscapes that will leave you surprised, especially when you cross the Peruvian mountains, which have a lot of charm. If you go on this route, do not hesitate that you will be amazed and you will want to repeat it again.

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    • Terminal Plaza Norte
    • La Victoria


    • Av. Salamanca

    Why book a Lima to Chachapoyas bus with redBus?

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

    Buses from Chachapoyas to Lima

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

    About Chachapoyas

    Chachapoyas is a city in the Amazonas department, located in the jungle region. Its name refers to the amount of mist that covers the city since the word sachapuyos means "men of the mist". The people who inhabited these lands were conquered by the Inca Empire, that is why they later joined the Spanish to recover everything lost. As a result of this, the Spanish founded the city like San Juan de la Frontera de Los Chachapoyas in the year 1538. Later, they would join the cause of independence and fight alongside San Martín.

    Chachapoyas Weather

    The climate of Chachapoyas is hot because the city is located in the middle of the jungle, thus enjoying a tropical season. Throughout the year an average temperature of 15.6°C is enjoyed and it is important to highlight that high temperatures are experienced every month. Regarding rain, because it is located in the jungle, it is a city that tends to be dominated by rain. The months of March and October are the rainiest, with April, January, and February following.


    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 Lima to Chachapoyas?

    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 Lima to Chachapoyas?

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

    What is the distance between Lima and Chachapoyas?

    The distance between the cities is 1222 km.

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

    The trip takes 24 hours approximately.

    How many departures are there from Lima to Chachapoyas?

    On redBus, you will find many departures at different times

    Which bus companies offer the route Lima to Chachapoyas?

    You can travel through the following companies: Movil Bus and Civa.

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

    Currently, Civa offers the most daily departures from Lima to Chachapoyas.

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

    The main departure point is the Plaza Norte 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 Lima to Chachapoyas?

    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.

    Hotels in Chachapoya

    ● Chacha International

    - Rate: From S/29.

    - Services: For a very affordable price, this hotel is close to the Plaza de Armas and other tourist places. Enjoy a good rest here.

    ● Relax Hostel

    - Rate: From S/51

    - Services: An excellent place where the staff is attentive to all your needs. Room reservation includes free breakfast.

    ● Illari Lodging

    - Rate: From S/72

    - Services: It has a good location and has spacious and very comfortable rooms. Departing from here to tourist destinations is very easy.

    ● Hotel Meflo

    - Rate: From S/146

    - Services: In this hotel, they will give you free breakfast, WIFI, and excellent service. The rooms are also spacious and very well decorated.

    Restaurants & Bars in Chachapoyas

    ● The Batán del Tayta

    - Address: Jr. La Merced 604.

    - Services: One of the best places where you can try exquisite exotic dishes. The decoration will make you believe that you are in a mystical place.

    ● Los Guayachos

    - Address: Jr. Higos Urco 169

    - Services: Here they serve delicious dishes from the jungle, especially from Chachapoyas. The prices are affordable and the attention will make you feel at home.

    ● The Real Cecina

    - Address: Hermosura 676.

    - Services: A great place to eat a lot and at a good price. The appetizer that you cannot miss is the small ones of cheese and cured meat.

    ● Liquors The Queen

    - Address: Jirón Ayacucho 544

    - Services: This place will surprise you with its exotic drinks. A great place to spend an incredible night.

    ● Amazon 632 Restobar

    - Address: Jirón Amazonas 632

    - Services: Located in the center of Chachapoyas, they have very fast service and a wide range of drinks for all tastes.

    The most tourist places in Chachapoyas

    ● Kuélap Fortress: Discovered in the year 1843, it is a very important archaeological center built by the Chachapoyas culture. It is a wonder for many historians because its walls reach up to 30 meters high, a feat difficult to carry out especially with the lack of technology in those times. Currently, it takes about a whole day to visit.

    ● Sarcophagi of Karajía: These are tombs of 2.50 meters high that have an anthropomorphic shape. On top of them, there are skulls, for that reason, it is deduced that they had a funeral function. They are built on a cliff and their construction remains a mystery.

    ● Gocta Waterfall: It is an unmissable tourist destination if we talk about Chachapoyas. With a fall of 771 meters, it fascinates many with all the legends that revolve around it. It is considered one of the highest waterfalls in the world.

    Important dates in Chachapoyas

    ● February - Carnivals: Carnivals are a fun-filled party that is celebrated throughout Peru during February. They are joyous days where Peruvians forget the sadness and play with each other with talc and balloons filled with water.

    ● August 15 - Patronal Feast of the Virgen Asunta: The statue of this virgin was brought from the city of Quito and received with great fervor and joy. Today, its celebration has a procession where schoolchildren participate while adults display their crafts and typical dishes at festivals.

    ● November 2 - Day of the Dead: On this day the residents of Chachapoyas get together to venerate the dead in the cemetery. It is a day where sadness moves away from the city and the deceased are remembered through laughter and beers.

    How to move around Chachapoyas?

    To move around in Chachapoyas, the tourist has 2 options: public bus, commonly regulated by the municipality or the authority in charge, or taxi, driven by a citizen who provides the service.

    ● Public bus: It is the most popular way of transporting within the city, as well as being very economical. The fare, also called a ticket, does not usually go up from S/5 per person. The public bus has different stops where it picks up passengers, so the trip can be a bit slow.

    ● Taxi: This is the fastest way of transport within the city. It does not have stops, so it goes straight to the desired destination. You can contact it on the avenue or by calling a company or through an application. The rate here is usually higher, usually exceeding S/10.

    How to reach Chachapoyas?

    Chachapoyas by bus: It is possible to get to Chachapoyas by bus, the tour lasts approximately 20 hours to 21 hours. It is a very popular destination among tourists, so you will always find a bus.

    Gastronomy in Chachapoyas

    - Cuy with fries

    - Tamalito

    - Humitas

    - Cazuela

    - Stuffed Banana

    Things to buy in Chachapoyas

    - Coats

    - Typical suits

    - Natural ceramics

    Bus operators of the Lima to Chachapoyas route

    ● Civa

    ● Movil Bus

    In Conclusion:

    Chachapoyas is a destination surrounded by nature that you cannot miss. An unforgettable experience for sure!

    Looking for cheap tickets from Lima to Chachapoyas?

    Are you thinking about taking a vacation, a business trip or want to visit your family in Chachapoyas, 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.

    Measures against COVID-19 on the Lima to Chachapoyas 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

    How to get cheap bus tickets from Lima to Chachapoyas?

    Do you want to travel to Chachapoyas from Lima 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.