There are 2 ways to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil by bus or car

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Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil Cuenca - Guayaquil

$26 - $36

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil 134.9 miles

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The distance between Cuenca, Ecuador and Guayaquil is 127 km. The road distance is 215.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil is 216 km. It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to drive from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil.

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There are 281+ hotels available in Guayaquil. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil.
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  • Distance: 79.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Cuenca, Ecuador and Guayaquil, Ecuador?

Turismo Oriental operates a bus from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Turismo Oriental
Phone
(593-07) 2868490
Website
turismooriental.ec
Bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
turismooriental.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Transporte Ejecutivo San Luis
Phone
+593 7-282-3230
Bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
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