Lima is located right alongside the Pacific Coast and is the starting point of travel for most visitors coming to Peru. There are a few ways to get to the bustling capital city:
• Flights to Jorge Chavez International Airport
From the airport to the touristic districts of Miraflores, San Isidro and Barranco use the Airport Express Lima Service, or order a safe taxi. For more information see our Lima Airport Useful Tips page.
Located in the dangerous district of Callao, Jorge Chavez International Airport is one of the busiest airports in South America. Add to the fact that the area is reasonably unsafe and at about 17 km from Miraflores, San Isidro and Barranco, it is important to find a safe and secure way to get to your destination in Lima. Usually travelers stay in the Miraflores, San Isidro or Barranco districts. If you’re staying in one of these districts, it is best to use the service of Airport Express Lima. If you’re staying in another district you can opt for a taxi or shuttle service but keep in mind that these options are more expensive and, in the case of a taxis, often unsafe.Find The Perfect Pass To Get To test