Cheap flights from Lima to Cartagena

Flights starting at $178. Choose between LATAM Airlines, Avianca, or Viva Air to find the best price.

Why travel with Kiwi.com?
Best price

100+ million searches a day to find you the best available price.

Unique content

Explore unique options you won’t find anywhere else.

Travel hacks

Discover flight options and prices the airlines don’t want you to see.

Travelers usually depart from Jorge Chávez International, Lima - Plaza Norte, Lima - Cruz del Sur, Lima - Oltursa, or Lima-Casa Andina Premium Miraflores when they travel from Lima to Cartagena. Book your trip to arrive at Rafael Núñez International, or Cartagena Bus Station. The distance between Lima and Cartagena is 2506 km. The most popular airlines for this route are LATAM Airlines, Avianca, Viva Air, Viva Air, and Copa Airlines. Lima and Cartagena have 191 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Direct flights-11-2-1
Fly direct with

LATAM Airlines on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Lima to Cartagena

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYesNo
AviancaAVAAVYesNo
Viva AirVVCVHYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Viva AirVPEVVYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Copa AirlinesCMPCMYes0
0

Colombia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Peru with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Colombia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Colombia

  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results may be required for vaccinated travelers

  • Mandatory pre-registration form before arrival

Return

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Peru

  • Mandatory health declaration form

  • Mandatory health pass for domestic travel and public activity

Additional information
  • Health screening on arrival

  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Colombia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Lima to Cartagena?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Lima and Cartagena takes around 3.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Lima and Cartagena?
The flight distance between Lima and Cartagena is 2506 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Lima and Cartagena?
Several carriers operate flights between Lima and Cartagena. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include LATAM Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Lima?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Lima and Cusco, Arequipa, Santiago de Chile, Buenos Aires, Iquitos, Piura, Tarapoto, Trujillo, Pucallpa, Chiclayo, Talara, Juliaca, Puerto Maldonado, Tumbes, Jauja, Bogotá, Cajamarca, Tacna, Ayacucho, São Paulo.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cartagena?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cartagena and Bogotá, Medellín, Cali, Panama City, San Andrés, Caracas, New York, Bucaramanga, Pereira, Mexico City, Cancún, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale, Quito, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Houston, Guayaquil, Santo Domingo, Orlando.
What airports are near Lima?
The main airport in Lima is Jorge Chávez International. It is also served by Jorge Chávez International, Santa Maria.
What airports are near Cartagena?
The main airport in Cartagena is Rafael Núñez International. It is also served by Rafael Núñez International, Simón Bolívar International, Ernesto Cortissoz International, Los Garzones, Las Brujas, Golfo de Morrosquillo.
What buses and trains depart from Lima?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Lima, including QuickLlama.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Lima and Cartagena?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Lima and Cartagena thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Lima and Cartagena can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Which airlines fly between Lima and Cartagena?
When's the best time to travel between Lima and Cartagena?
What flights operate between Lima and Cartagena?
How many airports are there near Lima?
How many airports are there near Cartagena?
Is it possible to reach Lima by bus or train?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Lima and Cartagena depart?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Lima and Cartagena arrive?
What time do flights between Lima and Cartagena depart?
What time do flights between Lima and Cartagena arrive?

Planning a trip? Thanks to our Virtual Interlining algorithm, we offer billions of route combinations between any A and any B in the world by plane, train, and bus. Find the cheapest routes and best deals for you, as well as the best dates on which to travel.

Explore alternative trips

Flights from Lima

Flights to Cartagena

Popular routes

Find the best connection from Lima to Cartagena

Search, compare, and book flights, trains, or buses to get there.

Search flights, trains & buses