Nazca Getting There & Away


Nazca Getting There & Away

Nazca Bus Station

Nazca is a small city and doesn't have a proper bus station. Most of the bus companies are grouped together at the west end of Calle Lima near the main roundabout (Ovalo de Nazca). Most long-distance services leave in the late afternoon or evening

Bus companies:

Cruz del Sur

Ormeno website only in Spanish


Bus Nazca to Lima (455 km, 7 hours)

Ormeño, Cruz del Sur & Oltursa. Most bus go via Ica and Paracas.

Bus Nazca to Ica (145 km, 2 hours 30 mins)

There are frequent collectivos (small buses) to and from Ica which leave when full. The journey takes 2-3 hours and costs S/.15

Bus Nazca to Pisco (220 km, 3 hours 15 mins)

Bus Nazca to Arequipa (565 km, 9 hours)

Ormeño, Cruz del Sur & Oltursa

Bus Nazca to Cusco (650 km via Abancay, 14 hours)

Ormeño, Cruz del Sur. This is a paved road and climbs to over 4000m so can get cold at night especially if the heater breaks down. Be prepared and take warm clothes, a sleeping bag if you have one and snacks. Delays can occur in the wet season.

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