Bus Service

UPC Alternative Bus Service

UPC offers students, faculty and administrative staff an alternative bus service to and from the sites, for academic, extracurricular, or administrative purposes, from the Villa Site to Monterrico Site, San Isidro Site and San Miguel Site, and back.

What benefits do I get with this service?

  • Exclusivity and security: the service is exclusive to our university community, minimizing the exposure to thefts and vandalism.
  • Comfort: there are four buses for 51 passengers and two coasters for 27 passengers. All our students are seated.
  • Punctuality: buses leave at scheduled times and commuting is optimized.
  • WiFi (*): for Internet browsing and connecting to our UPC platforms (Virtual Classroom, MI UPC, among others) from your devices. Ask the driver for the username and password.
  • Connectivity: Units have a charging service for mobile devices.

(*) Downloading videos, music and photos is restricted. There are areas in Lima Metropolitan Area where the signal may be unstable.

 

PAYMENT METHODS

Now you have three methods to access this service: your Bus Card, your UPC VISA Card or your regular VISA Card.

1. BUS CARD

Buy the 10-ride minimum Bus Card (S/ 3.00 per ride) at the EVA ATM located in the ATM area in the 4 sites. Next, go to the bus parking lot at each site, according to the routes and timetables, to exchange your voucher for your Bus Card with the bus driver. It is important to keep your voucher in good conditions.

Learn how to buy your Bus Card with EVA here

 


2. UPC VISA CARD

Buy your UPC Visa Card and pay on the bus with the POS available on each unit (S/ 3.00 per ride)

How do I buy the card the first time?

Make your one-time S/ 5.00 payment to buy the card at the EVA ATMs located at each site of the University. Next, you will be able to exchange your voucher for your UPC VISA Card with the bus driver or at the authorized site cafeterias. It is important to keep your voucher in good conditions.

How do I recharge it?

At the EVA ATMs located at each site of the University. At agents and tellers: BCP – Interbank.

For further information:

Web Site: mi.upc.edu.pe My Finances option
Mail: [email protected]
Web: www.tarjetalamagica.com.pe

 

 

3. VISA CARD

If you have a VISA debit or credit card in your name issued by any bank, you can pay on the bus with the POS available on each unit (S/ 3.00 per ride)

 

SERVICE CONDITIONS

  • To board the bus, show your Bus Card, UPC Visa Card or regular Visa Card along with your UPC ID Card (TIU).
  • The use of the physical or virtual UPC ID Card (TIU) is mandatory.
  • You must be aware that if buses or minibuses reach their maximum capacity, they will not pick up any more passengers, even at authorized bus stops.
  • Cash payments are not allowed.

Remember:

  • Routes are subject to evaluation and modification based on demand.
  • Pick-up and drop-off timetables are subject to traffic.
  • Buses are boarded in order of arrival.
  • UPC is not responsible for any event outside its area of control that may cause a delay. Any circumstance that hinders the provision of the service will be timely informed through the established channels.

ROUTES  

ROUTE 1: MONTERRICO SITE - VILLA SITE 

BUS STOPS

REFERENCE

Av. Encalada

Av. Primavera and Av. Encalada

Av. Benavides

South Pan American Highway with Pte. Benavides 

MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY (BUS STOPS): 6:00 / 7:00 / 9:15 / 11:10 / 13:10 / 15:10/ 16:10 / 17:30 / 19:30

SATURDAY: 07:10

 

 

ROUTE 1: VILLA SITE - MONTERRICO SITE 

BUS STOPS

REFERENCE

Av. Benavides

South Pan American Highway with Pte. Benavides

Pte. Primavera

Av. Primavera, one block before Puente Primavera

Av. Encalada

Av. Primavera and Av. Encalada

MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY (BUS STOPS): 7:40 / 9:15 / 11:10 / 13:10 / 14:30 / 16:15 / 18:10 / 20:10 / 22:10

SATURDAY: 13:00

 

 ROUTE 1A: VILLA SITE - MONTERRICO SITE 

BUS STOPS

REFERENCE

Ov. Huaylas

Av. Defensores del Morro / Av. Huaylas block 25, crossing the roundabout

Matellini Station

Av. Matellini block 1 with Av. Paseo de la República

Repsol Gas station

Av. El Sol block 9 with Av. Guardia Civil 

Alipio Ponce

Av. Guardia Civil block 8 with Av. Alipio Ponce

Vista Alegre

Av. Guardia Civil with Av. Vista Alegre

Dextre

Av. Guardia Civil with Luis Dextre

Vigo

Av. Próceres block 10 with Av. Alcides Vigo

Tomás Marsano

Av. Próceres block 1 with Av. Tomás Marsano

Est. J. Chavez

Av. Tomás Marsano block 44

Est. Ayacucho

Av. Tomás Marsano block 36

Ov. Higuereta

Av. Aviación block 49

Villarán

Av. Aviación block 46 with Av. Villarán

MONDAY THROUGH  FRIDAY (BUS STOPS): 21:30

 

ROUTE 2: SAN ISIDRO SITE - VILLA SITE 

BUS STOPS

REFERENCE

Av. Salaverry

Av. Salaverry with Av. Sánchez Carrión (ex-Pershing)

Av. Javier Prado

Av. Salaverry with Av. Javier Prado

Av. Ejército

Av. Salaverry with Av. Ejército

MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY (BUS STOPS): 6:00 / 9:00 / 12:00 / 15:30 / 19:40

SATURDAY: 6:20

 

 ROUTE 2: VILLA SITE - SAN ISIDRO SITE 

BUS STOPS

REFERENCE

Av. Ejército

Av. Salaverry with Av. Ejército

Av. Javier Prado

Av. Salaverry with Av. Javier Prado

Av. Salaverry

Av. Salaverry with Av. Sánchez Carrión (ex-Pershing)

MONDAY TROUGH FRIDAY (BUS STOPS): 7:30 / 11:00 / 14:30 / 18:40

SATURDAY: 13:00

 

 ROUTE 3: SAN MIGUEL SITE - VILLA SITE

BUS STOPS

REFERENCE

Av. Universitaria

Av. La Marina with Av. Universitaria

MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY (BUS STOPS): 6:00

SATURDAY: 06:00

 

 ROUTE 3: VILLA SITE - SAN ISIDRO SITE - SAN MIGUEL SITE

BUS STOPS

REFERENCE

Av. Ejército

Av. Salaverry with Av. Del Ejército

Av. Javier Prado

Av. Salaverry with Av. Javier Prado

Av. Salaverry

Av. Salaverry with Av. Sánchez Carrión (ex-Pershing)

San Isidro Site

San Isidro Site

Av. Sucre

Av. La Marina with Av. Sucre

Av. Universitaria

Av. La Marina with Av. Universitaria

MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY (BUS STOPS): 21:10 / 22:10

SATURDAY: 13:00

 

 ROUTE 3A / SAN MIGUEL SITE - MONTERRICO SITE

BUS STOPS

REFERENCE

Av. Universitaria

Av. La Marina with Av. Universitaria

Av. Sucre

Av. La Marina with Av. Sucre

Av. Salaverry

Av. Salaverry with Av. Sánchez Carrión (Ex Pershing)

Las Flores

Av. Javier Prado with Av. Las Flores

Arenales

Av. Javier Prado with Av. Arenales

Vía Expresa

Av. Javier Prado with Vía Expresa

MONDAY TROUGH FRIDAY (BUS STOPS): 22:10