Being the capital of Peru, Lima is a bustling city and one of the largest ones in South America. It is an amazing place with a rich history and culture where you can also discover delicious Peruvian cuisine. The city lies on the Pacific Coast and offers the magical fusion of the past and the present.
Things to do
If you want to find out more about Peru’s history, there are several places you simply must see - pre-Columbian artifacts at Larco Museum, ruins of a pre-Incan pyramid at Huaca Pucllana, the 18th century Real Felipe Fortress, and Museo de la Nación’s art and artifacts related to Peruvian history. Those wishing to just take a walk and admire the city’s colonial architecture should go to the main square - Plaza de Armas of Lima - or the Historic Center of Lima.
Don’t worry, there are places for relaxation and entertainment as well. Park of the Reserve has beautiful green space and fountains with light shows. Park of Love and Legends Park are also very popular. The Larcomar is a cliff-side outdoor mall where you can shop, eat, watch a movie, or go bowling. If you’re a food lover, visit one of the city restaurants and try a tasty Peruvian dish, you won’t be disappointed.
Jorge Chávez International Airport
This is Peru’s main airport for both domestic and international flights. It is conveniently located about 7 miles from the capital city. The airport code is LIM, and it got its name after a famous Peruvian aviator. In both 2017 and 2018, Jorge Chavez Airport served about 22 million passengers.
LIM offers numerous services to passengers. If you need to spend a few hours at the airport, you won’t be bored. There are duty-free shops, restaurants, bars, VIP lounges, banks, currency exchange, and ATMs. They even offer online shopping - browse the online catalog, pick products and pick-up point, and then pay at the store.
How to get from Lima Airport to Miraflores?
Jorge Chavez Airport offers various Lima Airport transfers, Rideshare, Taxi Service, Rental Cars, and Public Transportation. We will help you find the ride that suits all your needs.
When going from Lima Airport to Miraflores, Quick Llama Airport Shuttle can take you there for only $4.50 - it is the cheapest way, but the trip will take longer than a taxi ride. Taxicabs are the most efficient; they can get you to Miraflores within 40 minutes for about $20. Uber is available in Lima but not recommended due to many reported incidents. Public bus to Miraflores is available outside the airport’s property for a price of 2 Soles($0.60), but it isn’t recommended either.
Lima Airport Transfers
There are many airport shuttle operators in Lima, and we’ve listed their contact information and their rates below to help you find the cheapest ride. Choose one of these Lima Airport shuttles, save some money, and enjoy your stay.
Airport Transfer Company
QuickLlama Airport Shuttle
Airport Express Lima
Jose Rebaza Airport Transfer
+51 955 335 089
Quick Llama Airport Shuttle provides great airport service according to their reviews. Their shuttles are available 24/7 and can take you to any destination in the area. They have scheduled rides from Lima Airport to Miraflores from 3:15 AM to 12:15 AM.
The one-way rate to Miraflores(Kennedy Park) is only $4.50. If you want to go to some other location in Miraflores, the price still won’t be higher than $6.
Where is the Quick Llama Shuttle pick-up location?
They are located inside the parking lot, behind the airport Hotel Costa del Sol. Simply approach the shuttle 10 minutes prior to the departure time. See the map here.
To find out more information, call +51 960165148.
Airport Express Lima offers the official airport shuttle bus service. It is both very affordable and very convenient, offering free WiFi, air condition, GPS tracking, and USB chargers. So, this is a great transportation service for those looking for a ride from Lima Airport to Miraflores, Barranco, Surco, or San Isidro. They have scheduled departures several times a day.
Their one-way rate to Miraflores is $8, while the round trip costs $15. If you purchase the ticket online, it is valid for any bus on any day.
Where to find the Airport Express bus at LIM?
After taking your luggage, go to one of their official counters just after the customs area of the International arrivals hall and after baggage claim in the Domestic arrivals hall.
If you need additional assistance, feel free to call +51 1 4465539 or send an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Peruvian Shuttle is also one of the most reliable Lima Airport transfers, both private and shared. They provide safe and quality service 24 hours a day from Jorge Chavez Airport to any destination in the area. Their rates depend on what kind of service you need, whether you’re a solo traveller or have a group of friends. Check out the list below to discover their prices for shared rides.
Number of passengers
Price per person
3 - 5
6 - 7
If you’re looking for luxury vehicles, book a private car - the prices start from $25(for up to 2 passengers). You can find out more rates here.
Where to meet your driver at LIM Airport?
After passing the baggage claim area, you will see the driver holding a signboard with your name.
For additional assistance, you can call +51 1 7585280 or use WhatsApp +51 938869961.
Jose Rebaza offers dependable Lima Airport transfers and tours, so you can use this shuttle service for a ride to your hotel, like Casa Andina or Holiday Inn, and later for exploring the city. You can find out the rates and locations by calling Jose Rebaza Transfers & Tours directly at +51 955 335 089 or st +51 955 335 089 if you have the WhatsApp.
Transportation Network Companies are very popular around the world and usually have both affordable and reliable transfer service. However, this is not the case in Lima. Due to many reported incidents, people avoid using Uber, and the airport even refused to let them continue operating on-site.
However, if you still want to use their services, the ride from Lima to Miraflores costs about $5.
Lima Airport Taxi Transfers
Until recently, taxis were the only airport transportation option and they still are pretty often used due to their efficiency. There are hundreds of vehicles available within both domestic and international arrivals areas; you can find a taxi desk there as well. Pay attention and choose a taxi driver from one of the most reliable taxi companies; check out our list below.
They usually have a flat rate from Lima Airport to Miraflores, and the rates start from $18.
The public bus stop is available outside the airport’s property on the main road. However, it isn’t advisable for tourists to use them - it is usually crowded, you don’t have enough luggage space, and that area outside the airport grounds isn’t very safe.
However, if you have to reduce your expenses and still want to use public transportation, find a bus stop called Aduanas and take the IM18 bus to Miraflores district. The ticket price is 2 Soles(it is $0.60).
If you want to have the freedom of traveling on your own schedule, you should use one of the rental companies at LIM Airport. This is one of the most convenient Lima Airport transfers since you will have a vehicle just for yourself and won’t have to wait for anyone or anything else.
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A Different Ride for Each Budget
Shared Ride Shuttle service is the most economical way to and from the airport yet very convenient and efficient.
Book a private car, van or limo when you need direct, exclusive service to and from the airport.