There are 4 ways to get from Bolivia to Quito by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Santa Cruz  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Santa Cruz (VVI) to Quito (UIO) VVI - UIO

$499 - $1,136

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Cochabamba
  2. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Arica
  3. Take the bus from Arica to Tacna
  4. Take the bus from Tacna to Quito

$184 - $234

2 alternative options

Bus to La Paz, fly  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Oruro to La Paz
  2. Fly from La Paz (LPB) to Quito (UIO) LPB - UIO

$343 - $691

Drive  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Drive from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Quito 2627.1 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bolivia to Quito is to bus which costs $180 - $240 and takes 3 days 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Bolivia to Quito is to fly which takes 10 h 10 min and costs $490 - $1,200.

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The distance between Bolivia and Quito is 2387 km. The road distance is 4203 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to get from Bolivia to Quito, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bolivia to Quito. However, there are services departing from Santa Cruz de la Sierra and arriving at Dos Puentes via Cochabamba, Arica, Tacna and Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 7 h.

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What companies run services between Bolivia and Quito, Ecuador?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., LATAM Chile and two other airlines fly from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Quito every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Quito via Cochabamba, Arica, Tacna, Quito, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 3 days 7 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Santa Cruz to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Santa Cruz to Quito via Bogota
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Santa Cruz to Quito via Lima, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Santa Cruz to Quito via Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from La Paz to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $900
Flights from La Paz to Quito via Bogota
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $900
Flights from La Paz to Quito via Lima, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $900
Flights from La Paz to Quito via Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $900
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santa Cruz to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from La Paz to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $900
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Santa Cruz to Quito via Panama City
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Santa Cruz to Quito via Miami
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
Bus operators
Trans Aroma
Phone
+591 2 2281894
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Transporte Interdepartamental 6 de agosto
Phone
+(591)71520995
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Trans Atlas
Phone
+531 2 2284899
Website
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
ticketsbolivia.com.bo
Trans Del Sur 20 de Mayo
Phone
+591 79382299
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Oruro to La Paz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Trans Alteño
Phone
+(591)4234600 - 4258600
Email
info@terbuscbbasa.com.bo
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Lujan SRL
Phone
+591 4 4553910 Cochabamba / +591 2 25258523 Oruro / +56 57 232 6955 Calama
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba to Arica
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
facebook.com
Terminal Internacional ASEVERTRANS Ltda
Phone
(58) 241 390
Website
terminaldebuses.com
Bus from Arica to Tacna
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
terminaldebuses.com

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