It is possible to drive towards Máncora through the Peruvian “Panamericana Norte” highway from Lima, Piura, Tumbes, Talara and other Peruvian cities through cabs and other transportation systems that also departs from the nearest airports as Punta Sal, Talara, Tumbes or Piura.
The highway to Máncora is in good conditions. However, the next section from Máncora to Las Pocitas is a road that matches the rural surrounding of the destination itself in contact with nature.
Although the trip is rather long between 16 to 18 hours by bus from Lima (734 miles), it is not as bad as it sounds. It all depends on the company you choose as transportation. This option is the primary choice of tourist traveling from Lima.
Also you can find coach services from Guayaquil – Ecuador from US$20 to US$50 for one way ticket. It takes around 8 to 10 hours trip and the cross border is safe.
The nearest airports (from nearest to farther)to Mancora are the following:
Punta Sal Aerodrome Walter Braedt Segú.
Talara Airport Capitán FAP Víctor Montes Arias,
Tumbes Airport Capitan FAP Pedro Conga Rodriguez.
Piura Airport Guillermo Concha Iberico.
The nearest international airports are the following:
José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport, Guayaquil – Ecuador (GYE).
Located 292 miles north of Máncora.
“Jorge Chávez” International Airport – Callao (LIM).
Located 724 miles south of Máncora.
Please contact DCO if you require to book a shuttle from any of the Peruvian airports near Mancora mentioned above. Prices depend on the availability and season. Here at DCO Hotel we take you personal security very seriously. Due to that reason, our third-party cab service complies with all the biosafety protocols for transfers to and from the airport.