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Airports in Lima

Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM)


As Peru's main airport for both domestic and international flights, Jorge Chavez International Airport handles millions of passengers every year. The facility is clean and modern, with efficient processing times and friendly staff.

Conveniently located seven miles (12km) from central Lima, Jorge Chavez International Airport serves as a hub for several South American airlines, and flights to Jorge Chavez International Airport are available from worldwide destinations including Paris, Madrid, Miami, Buenos Aires, Atlanta, Amsterdam, Toronto, Sao Paulo, Houston, Havana and Newark.


The airport is situated seven miles (12km) from Lima.

Getting to the city

Buses and minibuses service the city centre. Travellers will find their stops outside the airport gates. They travel to the city, stopping along the main avenues.


Local time is GMT -5.


Switchboard: +51 1 517 3100. Flight Information: +51 1 511 6055.

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Lima International Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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