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Lima to Chancay Bus

Lima to Chancay Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
Buses depart from
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Daily Bus Services
Cheapest Bus
1 hrs 30 mins
PEN 10.00

Lima to Chancay Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
Last Bus

Lima to Chancay Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Cruz del Norte 07:30 07:30 2 hrs 30 mins VIEW PRICE

About interprovincial transportation restrictions in Peru

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Lima to Chancay Bus

The route from Lima to Chancay takes about 1 hour, going through the distance of 47 mi (76 km) by land. The terrestrial transportation company Cruzero Express covers this route providing bus tickets in schedules from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at rates of s/ 20 and s/ 30. The buses of the company leave from the terminals located in the urban area of Lima destination to the terminal located near to the Ovalo de Chancay. The weather in Chancay is desert and presents an average temperature of 68 °F (20 °C), rains are unusual in the surroundings.



  • La Victoria


  • Chancay,Lima
  • Terminal De Chancay

Why book a Lima to Chancay bus with redBus?

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

Buses from Chancay to Lima

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

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!

About Chancay

Chancay is a city that belongs to Huaran Province, in the Lima Department. This city is known for the Castillo de Chancay, its principal tourist attraction. Also, in the recent years, a lot of tourist have arrived to Chancay because of the Hare Krishna center that is located there, where the visitors get to participate in the traditional activities of this religious movement.

Chancay Weather

The weather in Chancay is warm, woth few precipitacions throughout the year. The temperature varies between 16°C and 27°C. 

Hotels in Chancay

● Hostal Milagros

- Calle Lopez de Zuñiga, Chancay, Perú

- Price: From S/ 55.00

- Services: It has individual, double, triple, and family rooms. Bar. Hydromassage bath. Includes breakfast.

● Hostal El Rey

- 856 Lopez de Zuniga Street, Chancay, Peru

- Price: From S/ 80.00

- Services: It has individual, double, triple, quadruple, and family rooms. Parking as an extra fee. Wifi. 

Restaurants & Bars in Chancay

● Lomas Delpino Restaurante

- Via Panamericana Norte, Chancay 15130 Perú

- Price: From S/ 50.00

● Pipo Cafetería y Restaurante

- Carretera Panamericana Norte Km 82, Chancay Perú

- Price: From S/ 12.00

● Restaurante Marcelo

- Panamericana Norte Km 84, Chancay Perú

- Price: From S/ 18.00

The most tourist places in Chancay

● Plaza Major: It is the political, social, cultural, and economic center of Chancay. In there, you can observe a canyon and chains that belonged to the Chileans defeated by the Chancay people at the Pacific War. 

● Chancay Castle: This medieval style place was built between 1920 and 1930. It was built by a lady born in Lima, who was the great grandaughter of the viceroy Manuel Amat & Juniet. Currently, this castle has many furniture from that period, a pool, restaurants, and stores.

● Eco Truly Park: It is a beautiful ecologic community, ideal to spend a day full with outdoor acitivities and connect with nature. Its buildings, acitivities, and citizens spread pacience, peace, and simplicity, product of meditation.

The most important dates in Chancay

● Easter: Religious festivity adopted from the Spanish. During these dates many artistic and religious activities are held. It is tradition in Chancay to eat strained beans and Chancay biscuit during this festivity. Easter is season where tourists prefer to travel to Chancay.

● June 29th – Fishermen Day: Festivity that honors Saint Pedro and Saint Pablo, Caretakers of fishermen.

● December 14th – Chancay Anniversary: On this date, Chancay celebtrates its establishment, with social activities like parades, concerts, gastronomic fairs, and dance and music exhibitions. 

How to move around Chancay?

To get around the city of Chancay, 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.

How to reach Chancay?

Chancay by bus: You can reach Chancay from Lima by land, traveling for 78 km. The trip takes 2 hours approximately.

Gastronomy in Chancay

In Chancay you can delight dishes like:

- Sticked pork

- Chili Duck

- Tamales

- Fried Trout

- Rabbit rind

Things to buy in Chancay

- Caramel cookies

- Chicha

- Chancay dolls

- Fabric

Chancay Facts

Previously Chancay was a province at the notrh of the Metropolitan Area of Lima, which was later divided, giving origin to cities like Barranca and Huacho, and the province of Chancay was renamed as Huaura. Nowadays, Chancay has a population of more than 60 000, and is one of the most important cities of the “Norte Chico”. Chancay is bordered by the Pacific Ocean by the west; by Huaral and Aucallama by the east; Huaura by the north, and also Aucallama by the south.

Bus operators of the route Lima to Chancay

● Movil Bus

● Cinco Tours

● Transporte Poseidón

In Conclusion:

Chancay is the perfect destination for a weekend getaway, thanks to its closeness to the capital.

Looking for cheap tickets from Lima to Chancay?

Are you thinking about taking a vacation, a business trip or want to visit your family in Chancay, do not worry! at redBus you can find the best prices from the most important bus companies in Perú, 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 Lima to Chancay?

Do you want to travel to Chancay 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.

Measures against COVID-19 on the Lima to Chancay 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. 

  • Cruz del Norte


How can I buy my bus ticket online in Perú?

A: 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.

Do bus operators offer lunch on the route from Lima to Chancay?

A: 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.

Can I reschedule my trip after buying my ticket?

A: 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.

Are there special offers or discounts in redBus for the route of Lima to Chancay?

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

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

A: The trip takes between 2 hours.

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

A: Currently, Transportes Poseidon offers the most daily departures from Lima to Huacho.