There are 5 ways to get from Bogotá to Quito by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Quito (UIO) BOG - UIO

$163 - $504

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Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  24 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Quito Via Lima / ...

$53 - $78

3 alternative options

Bus Cruz del Sur  •  32 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogota to Quito Terminal Quitumbe Via Lima

$120 - $162

Bus Linea de Los Andes  •  34 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Buga
  2. Take the bus from Buga to Quito Via Quito / ...

$112 - $198

Drive  •  17 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bogotá to Quito 699.7 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Bogotá to Quito is to bus which costs $50 - $80 and takes 24 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bogotá to Quito is to fly which costs $160 - $550 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bogotá to Quito. However, there are services departing from Quinta Paredes and arriving at La Mascota via El Tiempo Maloka, Bogotá and Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 37 min.

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The distance between Bogotá and Quito is 730 km. The road distance is 1119.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bogotá to Quito without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 37 min and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Bogotá to Quito, including transfers.

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Bogotá to Quito bus services, operated by Expreso Internacional Ormeño, depart from Bogotá station.

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The best way to get from Bogotá to Quito is to fly which takes 2 h 30 min and costs $160 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $80 and takes 24 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Bogota Airport to Quito Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Bogotá to Quito bus services, operated by Expreso Internacional Ormeño, arrive at Quito station.

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Map of how to get from Bogotá to Quito.
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  • Distance: 456.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Bogotá, Colombia and Quito, Ecuador?

TAME and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. fly from Bogotá to Quito every 4 hours. Alternatively, Expreso Internacional Ormeño operates a bus from Bogotá to Quito 5 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 23 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Bogota to Quito
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $650
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Bogota to Quito
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Bus operators
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Bogota to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
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Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Bogotá to Buga
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$24 - $35
Premium (S26)
$39 - $44

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Yes, the driving distance between Bogotá to Quito is 1120 km. It takes approximately 17 h 43 min to drive from Bogotá to Quito.

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TAME and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Bogota Airport to Quito Airport.

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There are 793+ hotels available in Quito. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bogotá to Bogota Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $7 - $10.

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