From
To
Thu 8/13
Thu 8/20
Any month
Compare vs Cheapflights |
From
To
Leaving on
Thu 8/13
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

Home South America Cheap flights to Peru

Cheap Flights to Peru

Popular in January High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Cheapest in August Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price R15 616 Average for round-trip flights in August 2020
Round-trip from R10.946 From Johannesburg to Lima
One-way from R480 One-way flight from Johannesburg to Lima
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Cheapest prices for Peru flights by month

January
R16 154
February
R16 030
March
R15 270
April
R15 643
May
R15 737
June
R15 516
July
R17 359
August
R15 476
September
R15 536
October
R14 418
November
R15 421
December
R18 363
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Peru is currently October; with December being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Peru?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
JNB - LIM
Price
R14 418 - R26 214
LIM
Temperature
19 - 28 °C
LIM
Rainfall
0 - 16 mm

 

Peak season:

Depending on where exactly you’d like to go and what you’re aiming at experiencing, you may very well be able to book a cheap flight to Peru during their peak touristic season. Most of the coastline is at its best during the summer months, which run from December through March. Hikers and nature enthusiast will enjoy exploring the Inca Trail between May and September, which is when the dry season takes its course.

 

Off season:

With the rainy season running from November through May, Peru generally sees a thinner crowd of tourists flocking to its shores, which may also mean that accommodation and flight prices are greatly reduced. Keep in mind that occasional flooding comes hand-in-hand with the rainy season and can often disrupt transport services.

 

 

When is the best time to book a flight to Peru?

 

Picking the best time to book a cheap flight to Peru can be easier said than done. Since temperatures vary across the country, you’ll have to define this by keeping your itinerary in mind. The desert coast enjoys a hot and very sunny climate between December and March, which is when summer is in full swing. The Andes and the jungle, however, experience much more clearly defined seasons, with a dry period stretching from June to September.

 

Which day is cheapest to fly to Peru?

The cheapest day to fly to Peru is usually Wednesday. At the moment, Thursday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Peru?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting Peru. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the evening as these tend to have higher demand.

Taking a cheap flight to Peru could land you in some of the most idyllic locations on the face of the earth: from the Sacred Valley to the ever-so-amazing Machu Picchu. Home to the world’s highest lake, deepest canyon, the oldest city in the Americas, longest waves on earth, and the source of the world’s longest river, Peru offers tourists with one-thousand-and-one reasons why it should be on their ‘must-see’ list!

 

 

How long is the flight to Peru?

 

Johannesburg to Lima             17 hours, 35 minutes
Johannesburg to Cusco           24 hours
Cape Town to Lima                22 hours

Which airlines operate flights to Peru?

 

TAAG Angloa Airlines, KLM, Lone Star Airlines, British Airways, and Air France all have cheap flights on offer to Peru. While some of these airlines offer the most comfortable fare, others may suit a tight budget better. In order to find the best deal on flights to Peru, it’s advisable to compare a few destinations and airlines. Just make sure you book your flight 30-90 days in advance to avoid overpaying for late bookings.

 

How to get from the airport to the city center?

 

Lima

Getting from Jorge Chávez Airport to the Lima city center can be done via taxi, airport shuttle, or the buses. Taxis might be your most expensive option, but if you book one in advance from inside the airport, it should be your fastest way of getting from the airport to the city center. Alternatively, you can take the express bus, which runs to Centro and Miraflores, or you may also want to consider taking a bus parked outside of the arrivals terminal.

 

Cusco

You can take a Llama Taxi (which is the official taxi company operating from Cusco Airport) in order to get to the city center, but be sure to reserve a taxi at their booth inside the airport. There are also a lot of unofficial taxis parked outside of the airport offering transportation services, which might be cheaper and faster to use, but availability might be an issue.

Back to top

Select your preferred route from the list below

Cheapest flights to Peru

Home South America Cheap flights to Peru