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Lima to Trujillo Bus Service

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Lima to Trujillo Bus Distance

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Lima to Trujillo Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
ITTSABUS 14:00 16:00 20 hrs 30 mins
America Express 20:45 20:45 7 hrs 0 mins
Linea 18:00 19:00 11 hrs 30 mins
Allinbus 20:46 20:46 9 hrs 30 mins
Turismo Cautivo 16:30 19:00 13 hrs 30 mins

Lima to Trujillo Bus

The distance from Lima to Trujillo is 345 mi (555 km). If you travel on the highway, it will take around 9 hours. The terrestrial transport companies that cover this itinerary are Oltursa, Excluciva, Linea, Movil Tours, Tepsa, Turismo Cautivo, Civa and Turismo Dias. They offer tickets Lima - Trujillo that vary from s/.30 to s/.120. The bus terminals are on the North and Centre of Lima. The buses leave from 8:30 a.m. to 11.30 p.m. destination the main bus terminals placed on the surrounding areas of Trujillo centre. The climate in Trujillo is distinguised by being fresh and semi hot, with marine breeze and splendid sun most of the year. Most of the year temperatures oscillate from 73°F (23°C) to 59°F (15°C).



  • Breña
  • La Victoria
  • Los Olivos
  • Puente Piedra
  • Terminal Marco Polo
  • Terminal Terrestre Plaza Norte
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  • Breña
  • La Victoria
  • Los Olivos
  • Puente Piedra
  • Terminal Marco Polo
  • Terminal Terrestre Plaza Norte
  • Ventanilla

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    Why book a Lima to Trujillo bus with redBus?

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

    Buses from Trujillo to Lima

    If you already acquired your tickets to travel from Lima to Trujillo 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 Trujillo 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 Trujillo

    Trujillo, a modern city full of history, is the capital of the department of La Libertad, which was founded by Diego de Almagro at the end of 1534. When you visit this city, you’ll be enchanted by the climate, beaches, food and beautiful architecture. It was the first city in Peru to gain independence from Spain. Is also known as the "Capital of the Marinera", a traditional dance in Peru.


    How can I buy my bus ticket online in Peru?

    You can purchase a ticket for the bus of your choice to any destination in Peru 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 Lima from Trujillo?

    You can visit one of the terminals in Lima 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 Peru. 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 Lima to Trujillo?

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

    What is the distance between Lima and Trujillo?

    The distance between Lima and Trujillo is approximately 557.3 kilometers.

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

    Approximately the trip takes 8 hours

    How many departures are there from Lima to Trujillo?

    In Red Bus, There's a variety of departures wich depemds on the season.

    Which bus companies offer the route Lima to Trujillo?

    The bus companies that operate the route Lima- Trujillo are: América Express, Civa, Cromotex, Cruz del Sur, Ecotur, Flores, ITTSA, Línea, Movil Bus, Oltursa, Royal Palace’s. Tepsa, Transportes Vía, Turismo Cautivo, Turismo Días, Turismo Sol Peruano

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

    The companies and departures depends on the season.

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

    You can travel from these terminals● Terminal de Paseo de la República ● Terminal Plaza Norte ● Terminal Javier Prado

    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 Trujillo?

    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.

    Trujillo Weather

    Trujillo is a land with a temperate climate, its temperature is moderate, varying between 14 ° and 30 ° C. Trujillo is known nationally as the " City of Everlasting Spring, because temperatures remain fairly moderate throughout the year

    Hotels in Trujillo

    Trujillo has hotels for all types of budget, you can go alone, as a couple or with your family and you will find the right place to stay.

    ● Hotel Casa Andina Standard Trujillo Plaza

    - Jr. Diego de Almagro 586, Trujillo

    - Prices: From S/.210.00

    - Services: It has rooms for families, double or triple, and also for non-smokers. Rooms with air conditioning. Laundry service with dry cleaning. Breakfast included. Banquet hall. It also has a business center with internet access in case the trip is a business visit.

    ● Hotel Plaza Bolognesi

     - Jr. Bolognesi 362 Centro Histórico, Trujillo

    - Price: From S/.100.00

    - Services: Single, double, and family rooms. Free WiFi. Restaurant. Pet Friendly. Transportation to the airport. Roof terrace. Laundry service. 

    ● Hotel Salaverry Beach

    - Calle La Rivera 441, Trujillo

    - Price: From S/.89.00

    - Services: Single, double, and triple rooms. All rooms include a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom.

    ● Hotel Sol de Huanchaco

    - Robles 212 Urb. María del Socorro, Huanchaco, Trujillo

    - Price: From S/.61.00

    - Services: Single, double, and family rooms. Free WiFi. Children's activities. Breakfast in the room. Reception available 24 hours. Laundry service with ironing service.

    Restaurantes & Bars in Trujillo

    The gastronomy in Trujillo has an ancient tradition and very tasty food. Most of its food is prepared based on fish, shellfish, seaweed, birds, livestock, or products of the earth. Visiting any of these restaurants you will be able to try their variety of ceviches, their famous shambar soup, and other delicious dishes.

    ● La Barca Restaurante

    - Raimondi 111 Boqueron. Unión 209 Huanchaco, Trujillo

    - Price: From S/.43.00


    ● Alma Bar Restaurante

    - Av. El Golf 591 Casa Andina Premium Trujillo, Trujillo

    - Price: From S/.40.00


    ● El mochica Restaurante

    - Bolívar 462 - 458 - 446, Trujillo

    - Price: From S/.40.00


    ● El Rincón de Vallejo Restaurante

    - Jirón Orbegoso 303 Centro Histórico, Trujillo

    - Price: From S/.20.00

    The most tourist places in Trujillo

    ● Ruinas de Chan Chan: Chan Chan was the capital of the Chimu kingdom before the Incas. It is located a few minutes north of the city, exactly in the Moche valley. Declared “World Heritage” by UNESCO since 1986, Chan Chan is the largest city in the world built of adobe (a mixture of straw, clay and water, dried in the sun). This archaeological site is located 5 kilometers northwest of the city of Trujillo, exactly in the Moche valley. Its enormous walls are profusely decorated with reliefs of geometric figures, zoomorphic stylizations and mythological creatures. The large archaeological site is complemented by a museum.

    ● Huacas del Sol y de la Luna: The Temples of the Sun and the Moon were constructed from millions handmade adobe bricks, by the Moche people. Its construction was carried out for several hundred years. Successive generations added new platforms on top of the existing structures, such that each one grew higher and higher.

    ● Plaza de Armas: Is the historic heart of Trujillo. It was here in 1820 that the Marqués de Torre Tagle proclaimed Trujillo’s independence from the Spanish. In the streets that form the main square are located the buildings of Municipality Palace, the Cathedral, the offices of the "Universidad Nacional de Trujillo" (f. in 1824), and another structures like the house of the families Urquiaga and Bracamonte, and the Hotel El Libertador.

    ● Monasterio El Carmen: Considered the most important in the city, possesses a beautiful collection of paintings. In 1759 was destroyed by an earthquake, but survived the biggest altarpiece and the paintings. Their main altar is a masterwork with a beautiful golden altarpiece.

    ● El Paseo de las Musas: Huanchaco is a popular vacation beach town in the city of Trujillo, Peru. Here you can appreciate the famous Caballitos de Totora (little reed horses), traditional reed ocean-going fishing boats. At the moment some fishermen use to maintain the old tradition of the Mochicas. Huanchaco’s strong waves make it one of Peru’s most loved surfing destinations.

    Important dates in Trujillo

    ● April 24: Patronal feast of Santo Toribio de Mogrovejo de Tayabamba in Pataz.

    ● From May 05 to May 15: Patronal Festival in honor of San Isidro Labrador - Moche.July 13: Fiesta de Santiago de Chuco.

    ● July 28: Civic-military activities are carried out; parade throughout the national territory, also regional and local fairs are popular. During these dates, it’s very common to observe the circus installed in different regions of Peru.

    ● September 20: International Spring Festival, election, and coronation of queens, an exhibition of handicrafts and agricultural products, presentation of national and international artists, as well as competitions of Paso horses, rooster fights, etc.

    How to move around Trujillo?

    To get around the city of Trujillo, you can use public transport or by car:

    ● Public bus: It is the cheapest means of transport; the ticket is generally S/.1.50.

    ● Taxi: If the routes are short, you can find services up to S/.5.00.

    ● Car rental: In Trujillo is usual to rent a car for one day or more.

    How to reach Trujillo?

    Trujillo by bus: The distance between Lima and Trujillo is 559 km, and the journey by land takes an average of 08 hours.

    Gastronomy in Trujillo

    The dishes you have to try in Trujillo are:

    - Shambar

    - Sopa Teóloga

    - Frito Trujillano

    - Cebiche –Trujillano

    Things to buy in Trujillo

    Here is a list of souvenirs you can buy in Trujillo:

    - Fashion carved objects

    - Silver filigree products 

    - Otuzco wool ponchos.

    In addition to them, this city is well known for its leather shoes.

    Trujillo Facts

    Trujillo is located on the north coast of Peru. Limits to the north with Lambayeque; to the south with Ancash and Huánuco; to the east, with San Martín and Cajamarca; to the west with the Mar de Grau. Trujillo districts are: Trujillo, El Porvenir, Florencia de Mora, Huanchaco, La Esperanza, Laredo, Moche, Poroto, Salaverry, Simbal and Víctor Larco Herrera.

    Bus operators of the route Lima to Trujillo

    ● América Express

    ● Civa

    ● Cromotex

    ● Cruz del Sur

    ● Ecotur

    ● Exclusiva

    ● Flores

    ● ITTSA

    ● Línea

    ● Movil Bus

    ● Oltursa

    ● Royal Palace’s

    ● Tepsa

    ● Transportes Vía

    ● Turismo Cautivo

    ● Turismo Días

    ● Turismo Sol Peruano

    In conclusion:

    Trujillo is a beautiful city with colonial architecture, bright colours, and pleasant temperatures. Here you can strolle around the Plaza de Armas, view the remnants of the 17th century city walls, and visit the archeological sites and museums.

    Looking for cheap tickets from Lima to Trujillo?

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

    Do you want to travel to Trujillo 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.

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