Explore 3 ways to travel

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Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 12 min

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

$166 - $503

Cheapest option

Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  29 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Quito

$48 - $68

3 alternative options

Bus Fronteras  •  16 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogotá to Ipiales
  2. Take the bus from Tulcán to Terminal Carcelén

$50 - $70

Bus Cruz del Sur  •  24 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bogota to Quito Terminal Quitumbe

$121 - $163

Drive  •  17 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bogotá to Quito 699.7 miles

$70 - $110

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

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. flies from Bogotá to Quito 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bogotá to Quito via El Tiempo, El Tiempo Maloka, Terminal de Transporte, Bogotá, Ipiales, Tulcán, and Terminal Carcelén in around 16 h 33 min.

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
Bus operators
Pullman Carchi
Phone
2980380
Bus from Tulcán to Terminal Carcelén
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Bogota to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
24 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bogotá and Quito is 730 km. The road distance is 1120 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bogotá to Quito is to bus which costs $45 - $70 and takes 29 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Bogotá to Quito is to fly which takes 5 h 12 min and costs $160 - $550.

No, there is no direct bus from Bogotá to Quito. However, there are services departing from Bogota and arriving at Dos Puentes via Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Bogotá to Quito, including transfers.