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Transport in Lima

Lima Peru


Air transport

Lima has the services of the Jorge Chavez International Airport, located in Callao, most important terminal of the country in national and international air traffic. By annual passenger movement is currently one of the busiest in Latin America and is the operation center (hub) of several airlines for South America. The expansions and renovations carried out in its infrastructure (year 2008) provide for the extension of its services to meet soon at approximately 10.5 million passengers according to the concessionary company Lima Airport Partners.

Lima has also other four aerodromes as Las Palmas Air Base located in the District of Santiago de Surco, from exclusively military and other runways for aircraft in the resorts of Santa Marí del Mar, San Bartolo and Chilca are used mostly for sports.


Maritime transport

As regards freight Port El Callao concentrated most national maritime transport. Currently mobilize more than 1 million containers per year making it the busiest cargo on the West coast of South America port. As regards passenger transport, the proximity of the city with the Callao allows the casual cruise ships to anchor in the enjoyment of the services provided by the city of Lima.

Ground transportation

The only border where country Lima is not connected via land is Brazil, situation that seeks to overcome with the implementation of the Interoceanic Highway (under construction). The most commonly used routes are currently carried the cities of Santiago de Chile and Buenos Aires (Argentina). Due to its location at the heart of the Peruvian coast, Lima is the confluence of the main roads of the country. Stem tracks arising from Lima and communicated to all the Peru are three:

  • Road Panamerican,
  • born of the urban layout of the city, contact the northern Districts of the city (Districts of San Martin de Porres, Independecia, Los Olivos, Comas, Puente Piedra and Ancon) Northern departments (North of Lima, La Libertad, Lambayeque, Piura and Tumbes). This road tour born multi-lane penetration to the other departments of the North of the country.

  • Central Road,
  • born of the urban layout of the city communicates the Districts east of the city (Districts of Ate, Santa Anita, Chaclacayo and Lurigancho) with the departments of the Centre of the country (departments of Junin, Pasco, Huánuco, Ucayali). The central road has several branches of penetration in each of these departments.

  • Road South,
  • born of the urban layout of the city, communicates the southern Districts of the city (districts of Surco, San Juan de Miraflores, Villa El Salvador, Lurin, Punta Hermosa and Pucusana, among others) with the southern departments (South of Lima, Ica, Arequipa, Moquegua and Tacna). This road tour born multi-lane penetration to the other departments of the South of the country.

The city has the Great Northern Ground Terminal (private property), which allows buses to the north of the country. There are also special terminals of transport companies and there are other informal stations as "Fiori" in the District of San Martin de Porres for routes to the north, "Yerbateros" in the District of Ate - Vitarte to dwntown routes and "Atocongo" in the District of San Juan de Miraflores for the southern routes.







 


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