standard-title Coming from Chile or Argentina to Mancora and beaches nearby

Coming from Chile or Argentina to Mancora and beaches nearby

From Santiago or Buenos Aires to Mancora:

The more usual way is to take a flight Santiago – Lima (3: 45 hours approx.) or a Buenos Aires – Lima flight (4: 30 hrs approx.) with connections flights to Talara, Piura or Tumbes Peru), cities located near Mancora.

From this airports, you can get a private taxi van directly to your beach house or hotel at Mancora or nearby beaches, or from airports get to the closets bus station and then get to Mancora or to any beach in Piura and Tumbes.

The fastest way to get to Mancora, Pocitas, Vichayito, Los Organos and Lobitos:
Connections flight to Lima – Talara and from the same airport of Talara, take a taxi or van directly to your hotel or beach house…

The fastest way to get to the beaches of Punta Sal, Canoas y Zorritos:
Connections flight to Lima – Tumbes and from the same airport of Tumbes, take a taxi or van directly to your hotel or beach house…

Airports close to Mancora and nearby beaches of Piura and Tumbes

The national airports near Mancora (Talara, Tumbes and Piura) and international airports of Lima and Guayaquil (Ecuador).

  • Talara Airport (TYL):
    Aeropuerto Capitan FAP Victor Montes Arias.
    Frequency: 1 daily flight from Lima.
    Flight duration: 1hr40.
    Located 80 kms south of Mancora (1hr15 in vehicle)
    Flights with Lan Peru.
  • Tumbes Airport (TBP):
    Aeropuerto Capitan FAP Pedro Canga Rodríguez
    Frequency: 1 to 2 daily flights from Lima.
    Flight duration: 1hr50.
    Flights with Lan Perú.
  • Piura Airport (PIU):
    Aeropuerto Capitan FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico.
    Frequency: 6 to 8 daily flights from Lima.
    Flight duration: 1hr35.
    Location 200 kms south from Mancora (2hr15 in vehicle).
    Flights with Lan Perú, Avianca and Peruvian Airlines.
  • International Airport of Lima, Peru (LIM). 1165 kms from Mancora.
  • International Airport ofGuayaquil, Ecuador (GYE). 470 kms from Mancora.

Other possibility is getting to the International Guayaquil Airport (Ecuador, 470 kms from Mancora). From here, take a transport to Mancora (private taxi, car rental, international bus with Oltursa, Cruz del Sur or Cifa, crossing the border Huaquillas (Peru) – Aguas Verdes (Ecuador), and then getting to Mancora and the beaches of Tumbes and Piura.

From Arica, Iquique and north of Chile to Máncora

From Arica (Chile) you can take a shared minivan or other public or private transport to the Peruvian city of Tacna (1:30hr, US $ 10 to US $ 30, one way). Once in Tacna you can choose between:

  • A Tacna-Lima flight (1,200 km, approx 2 hrs flight, with Lan Peru or Peruvian Airlines)
  • Direct bus from Tacna to Lima (17 hrs travel approx., one way tickets from US $ 25 to US $ 50).

From Lima to Mancora alternatives, see above.

Taxi and Transfer Services in Mancora, Talara, Piura and Tumbes